TREASURE CHEST DEMO 1.4 Pixel Shaders on Radeon® 8500

Overview

The TreasureChest demo is an application which demonstrates the clear advantages of using 1.4 Pixel Shaders with DirectX 8.1 on Radeon 8500 products.
Figure 1 – Per pixel bumped anisotropic lighting plus diffuse
Figure 2 – Cubic environment bumped diffuse and independently colored reflections
Figure 3 – Four Diffuse Per-Pixel Lights in one Pass
Figure 4 – Normal used to compute reflection and refraction rays in one pass
Related Resources
  • DirectX 8.1 SDK – exposes 1.4 Pixel Shaders
  • EGDC 2001, Advanced Vertex and Pixel Shader Techniques
  • Meltdown 2001, 1.4 Pixel Shaders. Japanese PowerPoint presentation click here
  • ShaderX Programming
Requirements

Download

  • TreasureChest.zip – Demo only
  • TreasureChestWithSource.zip – Demo with source code