How to Create Realistic Materials from Photos with Allegorithmic Bitmap2Material (B2M) 1.6 for Unity
Do you want to create stunning materials for your 3D models in Unity Do you have photos of real-world surfaces that you want to use as textures If so, you need Allegorithmic Bitmap2Material (B2M) 1.6 for Unity, the latest version of the powerful tool that lets you generate materials from any bitmap image.
B2M is a plugin that works seamlessly with Unity and allows you to create realistic materials with just a few clicks. You can use any photo as a source and B2M will automatically generate the normal map, height map, specular map, ambient occlusion map and diffuse map for you. You can then tweak the parameters to adjust the level of detail, contrast, color, roughness and more.
B2M also comes with a library of presets that you can use to quickly apply different styles and effects to your materials. You can choose from metal, wood, stone, fabric, leather and more. You can also mix and match different presets to create your own custom materials.
With B2M, you can save time and resources by creating high-quality materials from photos instead of painting them from scratch. You can also achieve a more realistic and consistent look for your 3D models by using photos of real-world surfaces. B2M is compatible with any 3D model format that Unity supports and works with both static and dynamic lighting.
If you want to learn more about Allegorithmic Bitmap2Material (B2M) 1.6 for Unity and how to use it to create amazing materials for your 3D models, check out the official website here. You can also download a free trial version and see for yourself how easy and fun it is to use B2M.
How to Use B2M in Unity
Using B2M in Unity is very simple and intuitive. Here are the steps you need to follow to create a material from a photo with B2M.
Import your photo into Unity as a texture. You can use any image format that Unity supports, such as JPG, PNG, TGA, PSD and more.
Create a new material in Unity and assign it to your 3D model.
Open the B2M window from the Window menu and drag and drop your photo texture into the input slot.
B2M will automatically generate the output maps for you. You can see the preview of the material in the 3D view and the 2D view.
You can adjust the settings of each map by using the sliders and buttons on the right panel. You can also switch between different presets by using the drop-down menu on the top left corner.
When you are happy with the result, you can save the output maps as textures by clicking on the Save button. You can also export them as Substance files by clicking on the Export button.
Apply the output maps to your material by dragging and dropping them into the corresponding slots in the Inspector window.
That's it! You have created a realistic material from a photo with B2M. You can now use it in your scene and enjoy its beauty and realism. 061ffe29dd