POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.advanced-users : HDRI starfield : Re: HDRI starfield Server Time
29 Nov 2021 11:02:04 EST (-0500)
  Re: HDRI starfield  
From: Mike Horvath
Date: 25 Jan 2021 18:03:42
Message: <600f4e4e$1@news.povray.org>
On 1/25/2021 12:19 PM, Robert McGregor wrote:
> Mike Horvath <mik### [at] gmailcom> wrote:
>> Can anyone recommend an HDRI starfield texture that works with POV-Ray?
>> I haven't used HDRI ever before so I don't know what to look for. Thanks!
> 
> You didn't mention the context so I don't know what the starfield would be used
> for, but there are some nice HDRIs at https://hdrihaven.com/hdris/ and even a
> few with night skies.
> 

Ah, sorry. I meant for an Outer Space scene. Those are all ground-based 
photographs.


> If you just need something for a backdrop here's a simple noise-based texture
> that might do the trick:
> 

Yeah, I'm using that. But you can tell they aren't point sources but are 
blobb-ish smudges.


Mike


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