Real-World Measurements for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

By dchan_shg on May 14, 2018

Our goal for the rendering in COD: AW was to take a small step towards photorealism. Real-world measurements ended up being an integral part of our understanding of materials and lighting. We recorded many measurements, and while a lot of these were used directly in the game, much of the benefit of these processes lay in gaining an intuition for appropriate values for diffuse albedo, gloss and luminance.

 

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