Blender 2.8 contains a number of HDRi's in it by default for the LookDev. I'd like to know how to use them in final renders (EEVEE or Cycles), because quite frankly they appear fantastic.


They are inside the blender's folder:

Blender 2.80>>2.80>>Datafiles>>Studiolights>>World

You could add it to blender like a regular HDRI.

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Hope that helps.

Good luck

  • $\begingroup$ Would have been useful if we can read anything about the node setup on your image :/ $\endgroup$ – IcanDivideBy0 Apr 30 at 17:47
  • $\begingroup$ Take a look at this link (minute 9:29) vimeo.com/308999212 it's basically CTRL + T $\endgroup$ – Emir May 1 at 1:56
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    $\begingroup$ wondering, is there a way to achieve blur effect of background like lookdev $\endgroup$ – RUben Jun 6 at 15:43
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    $\begingroup$ Blender 2.8: The previews just got better than your renders ;) $\endgroup$ – Filius Patris Aug 23 at 15:52

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