Sun Pool Caustics Revisited with Unbiased TR1

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giannis
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Sat Apr 14, 2012 1:58 pm

Thanks! I hope that now the caustics will be much easier to generate. ;)
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Sat Apr 14, 2012 2:42 pm

Frankych wrote:here's a link to some explanation and the material pack
the water material is Single Sided so it doesn't behave physically correct any more. for example if you use the material with the Thea Pool Scene, you'll see that the pole in the water isn't refracted or reflected right. the look of the pool under water is very different too.

looks good though, and very fast to clear ;)
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Sat Apr 14, 2012 3:14 pm

SandroS wrote:
Frankych wrote:here's a link to some explanation and the material pack
the water material is Single Sided so it doesn't behave physically correct any more. for example if you use the material with the Thea Pool Scene, you'll see that the pole in the water isn't refracted or reflected right. the look of the pool under water is very different too.

looks good though, and very fast to clear ;)
Indeed sort of "ThinFilm" with caustics... Nice for illustrative purposes I think.
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Sun Apr 15, 2012 8:01 pm

This is great news, Giannis! 8-) I render nearly exclusively on TR2 for this very reason as almost every shot I do has a pool. :clap:
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