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

View Full Version : distance from camera for toon lens

11-30-2004, 04:54 PM
is there a solution to calculate the spread (ink outline) of an object based on its distance from the camera? the toon ink lens has a spread function, but when objects are further away they use the same thickness, and become too thick...

11-30-2004, 07:25 PM
It was a while ago that I watched them, but I'm pretty sure that Todd Akita demonstrated a way to deal with this in his Toon tutorials on softimage.com. I seem to remember a train track going into the background and a trick in the rendertree to control ink width...

12-01-2004, 02:34 PM
thats the ticket, thanks.

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