Cover image for the first edition2019-02-27
Fairly complex outdoor scene with many plants and trees, illuminated by an environment map. This scene was used for the cover image for the first edition of Physically Based Rendering.
rs_pbrt isn't 100% compatible to the C++ counter part (yet)
files in a
separate repository on GitLab. Have a look for this particular
scene at the
there. If you just want to download the scene and render the image
yourself you can use this download
The image above was rendered using slightly different settings:
> grep Integrator ecosys.pbrt Integrator "path" > grep pixelsamples ecosys.pbrt "integer pixelsamples" [ 512 ]
So I used uni-directional path tracing with 512 pixel samples to get a cleaner picture.