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Will FSX be another huge .BMP program???

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>> Er, the "reflection map" IS the alpha channel of the texture map...But only on planesYou have to do something tricky with scenery.>> .and the "transparency map" or "light map" REQUIRE{/b] the alpha >> channel to control which electrical buss is used, so yes, >> it makes a LOT of difference!"Electrical buss" in Scenery ???

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>>> Er, the "reflection map" IS the alpha channel of the>texture map...>>But only on planes>You have to do something tricky with scenery.>>>> .and the "transparency map" or "light map" REQUIRE the>alpha> >> channel to control which electrical buss is used, so yes,>>>> it makes a LOT of difference!>>"Electrical buss" in Scenery ???I'm an aircraft developer, so I responded the OP's question - which was not limited in scope to scenery only - from the POV of aircraft textures.Certainly scenery uses a slightly different approach, yet the alpha channel persists as a requirement, even when using xxx_LM.bmp images for lightmasking.


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