Sunflow Global Illumination Rendering System

A new open source rendering system has been released! The Sunflow Rendering System features:

  • advanced ray-tracing
  • irradiance caching
  • and lots more!
  • photon maps
  • shaders

It is written in Java for extensibility and the full source code is available under the MIT license.
Come check out the latest features and current gallery at the project website:


Commenting will be coming soon. In the meantime, feel free to create a discussion topic on the forums.