Light components in depth
Tutorial info  
Difficulty Beginner
Updated April 09, 2020
Software
CRYENGINE 5.x

This in-depth lighting tutorial covers the following topics:

  • 0:47 Point vs. projector light components
  • 1:50 Properties common to point and projector lights
  • 3:38 Area lights
  • 6:52 Using area lights to create a moonlit night scene
  • 12:02 Using clip volumes to constrain lights
  • 17:57 Using clip volumes with projector lights
  • 18:59 Projector lights and projection textures
  • 20:18 Making a custom light projection texture
  • 22:15 Installing and using the CryTIf Photoshop plug-in
  • 25:34 Custom projection texture use cases
  • 27:44 Assembling a light fixture model
  • 29:26 Understanding SSR (Screen Space Reflections)
  • 33:29 Environment probes
  • 36:26 Environment probes and dynamic lighting

Recorded with CRYENGINE 5.6


Was this helpful?

YouTube Channel

All video tutorials are available on the CRYENGINE YouTube channel.

Documentation tutorials

Further tutorial content can be found on our Documentation pages.

Forums

Join discussions and provide feedback on a wide range of topics.

Answers

Need help? The community can help you to find the answers you need quickly.