Kappa Shader v2.1


  • improved (directional) skylight
  • improved sky reflection occlusion
  • added water refraction
  • added parallax water normals
  • improved global illumination
    • more authentic falloff
    • improved filtering and accumulation
  • added variable penumbra shadows
  • reworked cirrus clouds
  • vastly improved image sharpening
  • added atmosphere dynamics
  • adjusted luminance calculation used for exposure and purkinje for better red-response
  • added depth of field
  • various optimizations and bugfixes


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