From: Ajasja Ljubetič (
Date: Fri Jan 28 2011 - 09:06:11 CST

Dear All,

I'm still having trouble rendering highly transparent (alpha is set to
0.02) spheres in Tachyon or pov-ray.
This <> is a screen
shot, tachyon gives this<>,
pov-ray gives this <>.
I'm happy with the screenshot, but I would need a higher resolution for

Best regards,

2010/12/8 Ajasja Ljubetič <>

> Dear all,
> I'm having some trouble rendering a scene with multiple transparent
> spheres. In VMD the scene is fine, but using Tachyon the transparency is
> different.
> Since a picture is worth a thousand words i'm also attaching one:)
> I also put the trouble.dat<>online.
> Best regards,
> Ajasja Ljubetič,
> Young researcher,
> Department of solid state physics,
> Institute Jožef Štefan,
> Ljubljana Slovenia