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5 years 10 months ago #97 by klotim
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Marty McFly wrote: Of course. This is easily manageable because a generic mod can detect shadows so easily...not...

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5 years 10 months ago #98 by brussell
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Marty McFly wrote: Of course. This is easily manageable because a generic mod can detect shadows so easily...not...


Spoken like the great Boris! :P

Even at the risk of getting a similar reply, I would like to ask if it's possible for you to implement a fade timer for the dof types? You know, like the one in enbseries.ini. Is this even achievable via your effect file? Or would this be the task of crosire (regarding access to previous frames etc.).

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5 years 10 months ago - 5 years 9 months ago #99 by crosire
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brussell wrote: I would like to ask if it's possible for you to implement a fade timer for the dof types? You know, like the one in enbseries.ini. Is this even achievable via your effect file? Or would this be the task of crosire (regarding access to previous frames etc.).

I can answer that for you =)
It would be my job, while access to the very previous frame is possible already (see the thread in general discussion), it's not possible yet to get access to frames further in the past (or in this case the depthbuffer), which is needed for a smooth fade.

EDIT: Update: Actually, it is somewhat possible already, using the technique described in that thread. It is be pretty heavy on memory resources though.
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5 years 10 months ago #100 by fuze
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crosire wrote:

brussell wrote: I would like to ask if it's possible for you to implement a fade timer for the dof types? You know, like the one in enbseries.ini. Is this even achievable via your effect file? Or would this be the task of crosire (regarding access to previous frames etc.).

I can answer that for you =)
It would be my job, while access to the very previous frame is possible already (see the thread in general discussion), it's not possible yet to get access to frames further in the past (or in this case the depthbuffer), which is needed for a smooth fade.


I wanted to know this too, thanks :)

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5 years 10 months ago - 5 years 10 months ago #101 by Marty McFly
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crosire said it.

@Topic: Finally got the Alchemy SAO to work, right now running on ENB (for ingame tweaking, will port it to ReShade soon). The blurring technique is outstanding, it blurs respective to depth so hard edges are preserved. Genius solution, that's some hardcore brain work, hands down to the devs.
It is still a little bit grainy but believe me, in final image this is hardly visible.

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5 years 10 months ago #102 by vfxninjaeditor
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WOW. That Alchemy SAO looks fantastic! What's the impact compared to SSAO and Raymarch AO?

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5 years 10 months ago #103 by CryZENx
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Looks fantastic !!!

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5 years 10 months ago #104 by promuckaj
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Good work! Just continue with this! Awesome!

I would like to ask again, some blur effects on lens flare shaders would be so nice, right now it is so sharp. :)

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5 years 10 months ago #105 by Marty McFly
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As I already said, next week or so I'm gonna rewrite ME so lensflares use bloom blurring algorithm or similiar, will see :)

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5 years 10 months ago #106 by promuckaj
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Marty McFly wrote: As I already said, next week or so I'm gonna rewrite ME so lensflares use bloom blurring algorithm or similiar, will see :)


Great! I am looking forward to this! :)

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5 years 10 months ago - 5 years 10 months ago #107 by klotim
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Marty mcfly:

www.gamedev.net/topic/662533-problems-wi...ssao-implementation/

Check this one out. Might help you :)
Hope it helps.
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5 years 10 months ago - 5 years 10 months ago #108 by Marty McFly
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promuckaj wrote:

Marty McFly wrote: As I already said, next week or so I'm gonna rewrite ME so lensflares use bloom blurring algorithm or similiar, will see :)


Great! I am looking forward to this! :)


I'm currently taking a break from learning and prepare some standalone shaders which I just have to merge with ME later. Here are some pics of Alchemy SAO on BF3 (no game SSAO/HBAO used!). Maybe it's a bit exaggerated but I like it like that. On the splitscreen pics, the scene is not too dark, it's optical illusion because raw SAO image half is mostly plain white so it looks as if the other scene is too dark bu thatÄs not the case.

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5 years 10 months ago #109 by klotim
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Marty McFly wrote:

promuckaj wrote:

Marty McFly wrote: As I already said, next week or so I'm gonna rewrite ME so lensflares use bloom blurring algorithm or similiar, will see :)


Great! I am looking forward to this! :)


I'm currently taking a break from learning and prepare some standalone shaders which I just have to merge with ME later. Here are some pics of Alchemy SAO on BF3 (no game SSAO/HBAO used!). Maybe it's a bit exaggerated but I like it like that. On the splitscreen pics, the scene is not too dark, it's optical illusion because raw SAO image half is mostly plain white so it looks as if the other scene is too dark bu thatÄs not the case.


You're from sweden?
Anyway, ETA on Alchemy AO?
Looks great!!
How would it look on strategy games?

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5 years 10 months ago #110 by huss93
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hey marty possible reflection or cloud or parallax ?

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5 years 10 months ago #111 by Marty McFly
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huss93 wrote: hey marty possible reflection or cloud or parallax ?


wat

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5 years 10 months ago #112 by matsilagi
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Marty McFly wrote:

huss93 wrote: hey marty possible reflection or cloud or parallax ?


wat

Im pretty sure he is trying to say if its possible to do Reflections or clouds like ENB.
I dont see how Parallax would apply on any shader but, ohwell :v

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5 years 10 months ago - 5 years 10 months ago #113 by Boulotaur2024
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Marty McFly wrote: Here are some pics of Alchemy SAO on BF3 (no game SSAO/HBAO used!). Maybe it's a bit exaggerated but I like it like that. On the splitscreen pics, the scene is not too dark, it's optical illusion because raw SAO image half is mostly plain white so it looks as if the other scene is too dark bu thatÄs not the case.

Looking better. You could port HBAO to Reshade as well. Few months back I ported a recent version of the algorithm to DX9 and it ended up looking like this (on Crysis) :





I don't think it would need too much work to port to Reshade. There is one "extern" variable (extern float2 g_FocalLen) that you could declare and initialize directly into the shader itself
Here is the ]CPU side code for reference :

m_FocalLen[0] = 1.0f / tanf(fovY * 0.5f) * (float)dwidth / (float)dheight;
m_FocalLen[1] = 1.0f / tanf(fovY * 0.5f);
m_pFocalLenHandle = effect->GetParameterByName(NULL, "g_FocalLen");
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5 years 10 months ago - 5 years 10 months ago #114 by Marty McFly
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Thanks for the information but I think we already have enough different shading techniques; something like SSGI is the next step I want to take since this can really improve the image quality and lighting.

EDIT: hm, I had a look at it and it doesn't quite work; all world objects just have a tiny small outlining, that's all. I don't have the time right now to look into it (big chemistry exam tomorrow), maybe you or someone else can fix it.

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5 years 10 months ago #115 by NattyDread
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Wow SSGI ! Yes please.
Any chance of AO reacting to normal maps (I guess it's per pixel normal instead of vertex?) ?
Also a small request if you ever find the time - some kind of simple fog shader where we can set the start / end position, opacity and color.

Amazing work. I've been testing Raymarch AO, and it's def an improvement over the first one. Alchemy AO looks even better. Keep it up.

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5 years 10 months ago - 5 years 10 months ago #116 by Wicked Sick
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Edit: Please, how do I add a toggle key for this?
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