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Submitted by Tobias Johansson, posted on July 03, 2000

Image Description, by Tobias Johansson

This picture took over 38 minutes to render with my own raytracer, that gives you an idea on how bad it is. ;) Without antialiasing and soft shadows it takes 1 min 14 seconds though.

Recognize the sphere texture/bumpmap? :)

More info and screenshot on

Greets Tobias

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July 03, 2000, 01:17 PM

Very nice.


July 03, 2000, 07:02 PM

Whee, good job, man. I thought you were only doing real-time 3D engines ;-P


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July 03, 2000, 08:43 PM

Damn nice looking shot. I also like the other one you posted on gamedev.

Alex J. Champandard

July 04, 2000, 04:19 AM

yes, i definitely recognize the bump map ;)

Very nice work...

Tobias Johansson

July 04, 2000, 03:24 PM

Thanks for the comments everyone.
But my next raytracer will be better than ten superbowls ;)

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