POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.advanced-users : Area light media artifact : Re: Area light media artifact Server Time
2 Mar 2024 12:08:29 EST (-0500)
  Re: Area light media artifact  
From: Mike Horvath
Date: 10 Jan 2021 04:59:08
Message: <5ffacfec$1@news.povray.org>
It is not due to the isosurface. It is just the thin atmosphere.


On 1/10/2021 4:14 AM, Mike Horvath wrote:
> I think this actually has to do with the isosurface of the planet. I 
> will continue to investigate.
> Mike
> On 1/10/2021 4:07 AM, Mike Horvath wrote:
>> I have a space ship orbiting a planet in my scene. The space ship has 
>> an area light in it that is visible from outside the ship through a 
>> window.
>> The planet has a thin atmosphere using scattering and emission media.
>> The combination of the two causes about half the planet to appear 
>> completely bright white. Changing the max_trace_level seems to have no 
>> effect.
>> Is this a precision issue? Is there a way to fix this? Thanks.
>> Michael

Post a reply to this message

Copyright 2003-2023 Persistence of Vision Raytracer Pty. Ltd.