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Bumpy grass on terrain

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Hello.

I am trying to make my flat terrain a little bumpy and I saw Outerra's old implementation.

grass1n.jpg

 

It looks pretty well but I couldn't figure it out. It seem POM is used but I tried lots of combinations with POM and normal mapping and I couldn't achieve that sight.

 

Do you have any idea about how to achieve such a perfect bumps on grass.

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I don't have the first idea about how the terrain in that video is achieved (and I haven't read that thread posted, either), but one thing I notice is that there seem to be at least two different types of LOD at work, because I notice geometry sliding in and out as well as some discrete pops.

I wonder if maybe it isn't possible that the combination of LOD geometry and some kind of "fancy" lighting (this comes to mind) is sufficient even without parallax occlusion mapping.

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