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Old 05-18-04, 11:52 PM   #262
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Default Re: I Played FarCry with Pixel Shader 3.0

Originally Posted by Jarred
ah yes but does the SAND reflect light!! HUH!? DOES IT!!?
Sand does reflect light, oh yea. It gives you a serious hit in the eyeballs on a sunny day. Similiar to snow blindness. Also shiny sand is responsible for a mirage.

....we are all losing it here.

........I can see some of you never EVER get outside by the water, the beach, or anywhere else. Wet rocks reflect light like crazy and have a very complex specular property. Shiny rock specular emulation though PS3.0's model is very cool.
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