Poll: Which engine are you using?

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Which engine do you use most of the time?

Adaptive (BSD)
34
10%
Unbiased (TR1)
50
15%
Unbiased (TR2)
24
7%
Presto (AO)
102
30%
Presto (MC)
123
36%
Adaptive (AMC)
8
2%
 
Total votes : 341

by RedSquare » Thu Mar 24, 2016 4:42 am

I never used Presto MC until I saw the results of the poll. I do now. But follow up with T2 since time is not a problem to me.
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by afi_cgap » Sun May 01, 2016 7:00 pm

Biased engine for sure with any "flavor" GPU or not. Please note that unbiased engines is available everywhere from Maxwell to the free LuxRender & Blender's one. They all do the same job, same quality, same ease of use besides they're as slow as each other.

The problem with unbiased engines is not even how slow they are but also they can be left rendering forever without image becoming acceptable meaning that there's no guarantee rendering will be satisfactory even if it's left cooking forever especially for huge architectural projects. The only good thing about unbiased engines is that they are more effective as rendering previewers.

Biased engine is still the playground of clever rendering engine programming. Anyone can create a top quality unbiased renderer which is not the case with biased ones.
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