Shader: Edge Detection


The Edge Detection shader works on your geometry (doesn't take into account any light sources) to detect concave and/or convex edges! This is great for toon-style shading processes, and any utility shading where you need to determine the edges of your model in 3d. This Kit includes

  • Shader file (.slo) for use with any software package that supports RenderMan (Maya, Houdini, Katana, ...)
  • Source code (.sl) files
  • "Tooltips" help .slim file for Maya
  • Hi-resolution screenshots of Maya step-by-step instructions for setup:

Demo Video (full version)

View 1.5min demo video in HD on YouTube

Demo Video (trial version)

View 45sec demo video in HD on YouTube

All our shaders are multi-platform, they work on PC/Mac OSX/Unix. View the License Agreement before downloading or purchasing.