[FFmpeg-user] OT: POLL Do you want RTX? Cross-website-post.

Moritz Barsnick barsnick at gmx.net
Fri Feb 15 23:37:00 EET 2019

On Fri, Feb 15, 2019 at 13:43:44 -0500, Ted Park wrote:
> > Yes, Ray Tracing eXtensions (RTX) may be relevant to video editing, and
> > therefore, ffmpeg, at a later date.
> How? This is hard to imagine.

I agree.

10 years ago, Intel tried to make a case for ray tracing in games:

So, now it finally seems to be coming. I do see the use case.

I don't see this case for videos, as ffmpeg processes. Even if there is
a small niche for it, just about *everything* would be different -
except the output, if rendered to pixel graphics.

My 2ยข, as of today ;-),

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