Lost Adventurer, Aleks Kirilenko (3D)
LC #42 Pipers Alley

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08-17-2004, 08:20 PM
I have an object with a metal looking phong shader. i have been messing with the glossy reflections and samplings for a ridiculous amount of time with no luck. it is reflecting an environment map in a the current render pass. I can get a blurry reflection that looks quite nice, but i cannot make the reflection stop flickering noise. even with a sample settings of 20 it does not eliminate it. I have been all over the manuals. it mentions the word glossy 2 times in the entire manual. one for toon rendering and once it says play with the glossiness of an object.

any advice that will reduce flickering would be awsome.


08-17-2004, 08:51 PM
In V3 I used insane samples of like 200... it's better in 4, but you'll need to up it alot.

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