The Options Block

  • Thomas Driemeyer
Part of the mental ray® Handbooks book series (MENTALRAY, volume 1)


Every scene file must have an options block that specifies various operational modes of the mental ray rendering software. More than one options block may exist, but only one can be named in a render statement that initiates rendering. This section lists all available options. The page numbers in the tables refer to more detailed explanations in other chapters.


Memory Usage Object Space Global Illumination Frame Buffer Mach Banding 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Driemeyer
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  1. 1.mental images Gesellschaft für Computerfilm und Maschinenintelligenz mbH & Co. KGBerlinGermany

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