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What is autobump?
What is autobump? Autobump is a new feature added in Corona Renderer 3. It automatically adds bump mapping to objects using displacement to enhance surf...
Tue, 16 Oct, 2018 at 11:56 AM
What is Corona Distance map?
What is Corona Distance map? Corona Distance Map lets you create “smart” materials that know how far away they are from objects in the scene. Use this...
Mon, 9 Jul, 2018 at 9:50 AM
What is Max Sample Intensity - MSI?
What is Max Sample Intensity - MSI? Maximum brightness of the secondary GI samples. This is the tradeoff between rendering performance and physical a...
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018 at 11:12 AM
Where are supersampling / antialiasing controls in Corona?
Where are supersampling / antialiasing controls in Corona? Unlike most renderers, Corona does not provide direct control over maximum or minimum allowed...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 1:19 PM
What is RaySwitch material and map?
What is RaySwitch material and map? Tutorial: Using RaySwitchers Rayswitch Material RaySwitch material lets you assign different kinds of ...
Wed, 5 Jul, 2017 at 5:02 PM
Does Corona support network / distributed rendering?
Does Corona support network rendering? Yes it does. You can network-render using Autodesk Backburner and Thinkbox Deadline, or use Corona's integr...
Thu, 12 Jul, 2018 at 1:26 PM
What available render elements are there?
What available render elements are there? Tutorial: Setting up and compositing CESSENTIAL render elements   Two render elem...
Fri, 7 Aug, 2015 at 3:28 PM
What types of materials can I render?
What types of materials can I render? Corona Renderer does have its own advanced materials, but it can render native 3ds Max materials as well. Co...
Tue, 18 Jul, 2017 at 5:12 PM
What is CTexmap render element?
What is CTexmap render element? The CTexmap render element lets you render a pass with a chosen texture map applied to the whole scene (except excluded ...
Wed, 21 Feb, 2018 at 5:42 PM
What is highlight clamping?
What is highlight clamping? Highlight clamping has been introduced in post-1.3 versions of Corona. It clamps all samples before they are...
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016 at 3:06 PM