Tuesday, April 1, 2008
All Hail Windlight!
Where did this picture come from you ask? Did I go crazy with the photoshopitude?
I did no such thing. This is a straight up screen shot of Second Life's new Release Candidate.
2-3 times better frame rate on client side effects (like tv screens, flexiprims, particles) water and sky effects, as you can see, look breathtaking. The sunset even casts a warm, orange glow upon my hat :D
For comparison, fellow Legendary Covenant member MikeR took a screenshot using the regular software of roughly the same scene: