Difference between revisions of "Orthoscopic"

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'''orthoscopic''' turns on and off the perspective handling.  Turning '''on''' orthoscopic rendering removes the effects of perspective.  To turn on perspective rendering see, the [[Field_Of_View|Field of View]] command.
 
'''orthoscopic''' turns on and off the perspective handling.  Turning '''on''' orthoscopic rendering removes the effects of perspective.  To turn on perspective rendering see, the [[Field_Of_View|Field of View]] command.
  
=== Performance Notes ===
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=== [[:Category:Performance|Performance]] Notes ===
 
Turning '''on''' orthoscopic rendering improves the [[Ray|rendering speed]] by a factor of 2x-4x! So, if you have large images, or are rendering a movie that does not need perspective in the images, try turning off perspective by setting the orthoscopic flag to '''1'''.
 
Turning '''on''' orthoscopic rendering improves the [[Ray|rendering speed]] by a factor of 2x-4x! So, if you have large images, or are rendering a movie that does not need perspective in the images, try turning off perspective by setting the orthoscopic flag to '''1'''.
  
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== See Also ==
 
== See Also ==
 
[[Field_Of_View|Field of View]], [[Ray#Perspective_Example_Images|Persepective Settings]]
 
[[Field_Of_View|Field of View]], [[Ray#Perspective_Example_Images|Persepective Settings]]
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[[Category:Performance]]

Revision as of 16:25, 23 September 2008

Overview

orthoscopic turns on and off the perspective handling. Turning on orthoscopic rendering removes the effects of perspective. To turn on perspective rendering see, the Field of View command.

Performance Notes

Turning on orthoscopic rendering improves the rendering speed by a factor of 2x-4x! So, if you have large images, or are rendering a movie that does not need perspective in the images, try turning off perspective by setting the orthoscopic flag to 1.

Examples

Syntax

set orthoscopic, on
set orthoscopic, off

See Also

Field of View, Persepective Settings