Robkr1208

Sunlight/shadows changing with view direction P3D V4

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First of all loving what PTA does to the sim however this issue is much more pronounced with PTA applied.  Without PTA I don’t seem to see the effect inside the aircraft but just a little on the ground.  Seems if I turn view towards 90 degrees from direction of sun I loose shadows/sunlight effect from ground and aircraft surfaces.  This video best shows it.....any ideas?

P3Dv4.2 with latest version of PTA

Also using ENVTEX though still get this problem with ENVTEX removes.

 

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That is a P3D issue and was reported with 4.1 already.

Because most PTA presets have darker cloud shadows and slightly brighter terrain it can be seen much clearer.

You can make a thread at the official LM P3D forum ( not Avsim ) with your vid and I will respond in the thread that I see it too.

Perhaps others will chime in and LM will put it on their todo list.

regards, Gerard

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So LM responded to the thread on their forum.

Only option to fix this issue is to turn off cloud shadows!

Really hope they find a fix for this as it is mighty irritating!

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