RTlight

A while back I made a few compounds in ICE to light pointclouds, but am still not satisfied. There is a tradeoff between physical accuracy and speed, and I’ve been hunting for the best of both worlds. My latest approach, used in a compound I’m calling RTlight, is by far the fastest I’ve made while still being “true” enough to be useful in a production situation. Here are a couple of tests:

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/16799290[/vimeo]

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/16684141[/vimeo]