Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

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Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by u2fly » Fri Jan 06, 2017 1:09 pm

In this topic propose post side-by-side comparsion images that describe YSFlight's aircrafts, ground objects and landscapes with their representations in other flight simulators & real world.
Try keep same camera direction for both views.
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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare real and YSFlight worlds

Post by VNAF ONE » Fri Jan 06, 2017 2:40 pm

The picture you have on the right is of Flight Simulator X...

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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by Vic Viper » Fri Jan 06, 2017 3:58 pm

It's hard to compare YSFlight with any other modern flight sim. Having textures is easy mode for those games. Their 3d meshes are pretty crappy (most of the time) and what makes them good is the texture map, which is just a picture that's wrapped around the model.

Those sims also have other tricks to make their games look good. Ambient occlusion (making the lighting dynamic), anti aliasing, in engine (making lines look less fuzzy, various lens effects, color filters, motion blur, etc etc

If you take those things away (things that YS really doesn't have right now, or maybe never will) those modern games start looking crappy.

YSFlight's graphics are a roided out CAD drawing program. This isn't meant as criticism of Soji, it's amazing what he's done with such little resources and without relying on a common game engine such as unity, unigine, source etc.
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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by Gennaro » Fri Jan 06, 2017 6:31 pm

I tried recreating this in YSFlight, but I got the positions of the fighter aircrafts all wrong

Indonesian Presidential aircraft being escorted by a flight of Indonesian F-16's and Su-30's
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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by KM6BZH » Sat Jan 07, 2017 12:38 am

YSFlight is waaaaaaaaay better :)
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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by Alpha Star » Sat Jan 07, 2017 8:08 pm

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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by PilotC » Sun Jan 08, 2017 12:21 am

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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by iqmal_97 » Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:02 am

A repost of my old screenie, but it's relevant so...

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Looking back I'm still surprised it turned out close, even though I wasn't putting that much effort into recreating this shot.
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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by Monoceros » Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:48 am

Alpha Star wrote:YS
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I thought this looked familiar.
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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by u2fly » Tue Feb 07, 2017 9:17 pm

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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by Richard Vo » Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:15 pm

Just wanna revive this thread
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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by Richard Vo » Thu May 04, 2017 4:55 pm

Come on guys, give more screenshot for this thread. This thread is a good one :)
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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

Post by RaptorRex35279 » Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:25 am

The only thing is to turn on anti aliasing

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Re: Screencaps (side-by-side) - compare YSFlight VS other flight simulator & real world

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