Special Topics

Awakening provides a powerful set of features that you can use to increase the realistic appearance of a 3-D scene. This section presents information on common special effects that can be produced with Awakening, but the range of possible effects is not limited to those presented here. The discussion in this section is organized into the following topics:

Special Lightmap Lighting:

 

Wet

HDR Lighting

Parallax Mapping

Subsurface Scattering

Two-sided & Translucent Effect

Fur

Cloth

Terrain

Video Texture

Environment Mapping

Render To Texture

Water Rendering

Skinning Mesh

Particle System

Instancing

Visibility Culling

Portal

Rendering Order

Performance Optimizations

Old Features