OctaneRender™ currently supports Environment Maps / HDRIAn image which presents more than 8 bit per color channel unlike most common image formats. files, Sun / Sky environments and mesh emitters as lighting options.

Texture Environment

The Texture affects the color of the environment. User can link a texture node to set this color from any map, including an HDRI map.



DayLight Environment

Octane has a powerful DayLight Environment node to simulate Sky and Sun lights. User can select how to set the Sun direction, using the geographic data or using the Sun angles.

OctaneRender™ enables the use of textures as sky backgrounds. Sun light with user defined texture as sky is provided by the Texture input pin in the Daylight node.