This page gives some basic details about the Reflection Highlight Glossiness render element and how it is used in compositing.


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The Reflection Highlight Glossiness Render Element returns a grayscale image that corresponds to the value in the Highlight Glossiness of the materials in the scene.


UI Path


||Render Settings window|| > Render Elements tab > Reflection hilight glossiness


The parameters for this render element appear in the Attribute Editor under Extra V-Ray Attributes.


Enabled – When checked, the render element appears in the V-Ray Virtual Frame Buffer.

Deep output – Specifies whether to include this render element in deep images.

Filename suffix – The text added to the end of the rendered file, when saved as a separate file (e.g. myrender.reflHilightGloss.vrimg).

This render element is not supported with V-Ray GPU rendering.