Lens Compositing Node

by NM-8 in Surfacing


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PIXELBASED LENSFLARE

A compositing node group
for post-processing



PURPOSE

In the film industry, complex lens aberrations like lens flares and streaks indicate complex camera lenses, hence a big production budget. 
In CGI, resembling such flares lifts your scene to dazzling quality.


John Knoll's light factory changed the digital approach, defining a point in the image with a given brightness. This point doesn't represent large bright areas well.


using every pixel in the rendered image as sources
to create complex and vivid lens aberrations.





A complex node group lets you define the intensities of different lens phenomena:

ghosts / streak / iris / star / halo / dust


The last parameter is quality which downscales the calculation for faster results.

This product includes a blend file with a sample scene for easy integration.


The node is ideal for VFX work, Motion Design,
and scenes with bright windows and engines in space.



with more than 200 happy customers
hear what they say about nm-8 lens:

"This node setup is great, it captures a lot of subtle dynamics, 
and really elevates the renders I've made using it." 


"the results are very good, even though 
not all is clear yet how best to use it."

"WONDERFUL results!"

"yeah your Lens addon has that natural warmth
a good shot needs... almost sublime...."



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I am a 3D artist with 25 years of experience in the advertising & television industry. I studied physics at the University of Vienna, providing a solid math toolset for 3D workflows. Started programming Blender add-ons in 2012, leveraging Blender and Cycles for rendering efficiency.
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Published almost 8 years ago
Blender Version 2.7x, 2.77, 2.78, 2.79, 2.8, 2.81, 2.82, 2.83, 2.9, 2.91, 2.92, 2.93, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 4.0
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