Custom Shaders

This chapter provides information about developing custom shaders for Autodesk Softimage:

Understanding Softimage Custom Shaders

Creating Shader Definition Plug-ins

Creating Shader Language Parser Definitions

Creating Realtime (Hardware) Shader Plug-ins

Populating the Preset Manager

Shader Families

Shader Parameter Definitions

Setting ShaderDef Attributes

Providing Renderer Information

Editing Shader Code in Softimage

Shader Definition and Parser Examples



Autodesk Softimage 2011