POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.general : RADIOSITY save/load syntax in v3.7-3.8? : Re: RADIOSITY save/load syntax in v3.7-3.8? Server Time: 8 Mar 2021 13:08:55 GMT
  Re: RADIOSITY save/load syntax in v3.7-3.8?  
From: Kenneth
Date: 24 Nov 2020 19:50:08
"Kenneth" <kdw### [at] gmailcom> wrote:
> Given these original settings as an example...
> Radiosity{
> brightness 1.0
> count 200
> recursion_limit 3
> minimum_reuse 0.0001
> maximum_reuse 0.0013
> pretrace_start 0.08
> pretrace_end 0.01
> always_sample off [the default]
> }

BTW, my reason for choosing these particular minimum_reuse and maximum_reuse
values is based on what I perceive to be a ratio, approximately 1:13, which is
the same ratio as the default values...
           minimum_reuse 0.015
           maximum_reuse 0.2

I assume that the defaults were chosen for a reason; and from experimenting, it
looks like my own values reproduce the same *kind* of effect, only on a smaller
scale (for more detail in object corners, etc.) So this radiosity block is my
preferred choice, at the moment ;-) With whatever COUNT value I choose.

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