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Mastering Unreal Engine 4.X by Muhammad A.Moniem

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The fog effects

While all other engines support only the Fog feature, Unreal Engine's team decided to give us two types of fog, based on the targeted usage; each type has its own parameters that could be used to define its look. The two supported fog types are:

  • Atmospheric Fog
  • Exponential Height Fog

Atmospheric Fog

Atmospheric Fog gives you an approximation of light scattering through a planetary atmosphere:

Atmospheric Fog

Adding it

By adding an actor from the visual effects section of the Modes panel, you will have the Atmospheric Fog type installed into your level directly:

Here's how to add it:

In order to be able to control the final visual look of the recently inserted ...

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