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BackYard Retreat

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Product Name: BackYard Retreat
Product ID: 22719
Published Artist(s): Daz Originals
Created By: ImagineX
Release Date: 2015-09-06

Product Information

  • Required Products: None

The BackYard Retreat is a great place for your Genesis characters to relax, enjoy friends, have a cookout, entertain or just enjoy the weather. This is an exterior set which includes a fridge that opens and closes, a wine fridge that opens and closes, a sink with faucet handles that turn on and off, a beautiful full fireplace with options to turn flame on and off. This set is perfect for all types of outdoor rendering. The fence comes in sections, so you can build however you like, or just load the full scene preloader. BackYard Retreat includes several props to get your scene started such as, vases and potted plants. It also includes a beautiful wrought iron sofa, chair and table with glass top. There is a separate Ground plane as well. All props can be loaded and used separately with any of your other environment sets. This set was created for use with the Iray render engine,however, it looks good in 3Delight as well and with some minor tweaking of the glass and metal shaders it can look great in 3Delight.

Product Notes

Installation Packages

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  • 1 Core 1)

[ ] = Optional, depending on target application(s)

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BackYard Retreat (Core)

  • You can find new icons for loading this product in the following DAZ Studio Folders:
    • “Environments:Architecture:BackYard Retreat”
    • “Environments:Architecture:BackYard Retreat:Materials”
  • You can find new icons for this product in the following DAZ Studio Categories:
    • “Environments:Architecture:Exterior”
    • “Props:Furnishings”

Additional Details

  • To turn fireplace on & off:
    • Using the Universal Select Tool - select anywhere on the main structure. Double click either the Fire ON or the Fire OFF preset.
    • To turn on the Lamps, follow the same procedure as the fire only select Lamps ON or Lamps OFF.
  • To open and close the fridge doors:
    • Using the Universal Select Tool, select either the Fridge Door or the Wine Fridge Door. Open the Parameters Tab and slide the slider labeled Open / Close.
  • To turn faucet handles on and off:
    • Using the Universal Select Tool, select either the Hot or Cold water faucet handle. Open the Parameters Tab and slide the slider labeled On / Off.
  • All props load in the center and on the ground. To save time we suggest you load the FULL LOAD preset, as all props will load in their correct places and can be moved around separately.

Resolved Issues

  • 2017-08-17 - Updated pathing, added icon to thumbnails, Updated metadata.

Known Issues

  • None


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The contents of this package are in DAZ Studio Native formats