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Natural Graphics Mod 3.8

Optimised for best cockpit view experience. Also improves FPS

  1. Chris Kennedy
    Attempt to replicate what the eye sees rather than a camera, to get the best onboard view for driving rather than create photo-real external screenshots. No chromatic aberration, lens flares or erratic autoexposure. Saves approximately 15fps over the default filters.

    To install: Unzip to the root of your AC install folder, run JSGME and activate Natural Weather and optionally Ben Lee + WagnumPI Clouds, then select the Natural_Mod PP filter in game. Set saturation to 100% in graphics options and exposure is set to 100% (Page Up/Page down when on the track).
    Unzip to the root of your AC install folder, run JSGME and activate Natural Oculus Rift Filter, Natural Weather and optionally Ben Lee + WagnumPI Clouds, then select the default PP filter (default.ini is used regardless of what you set) and set saturation to 100% in graphics options.

    The mod has to overwrite default.ini due to this bug: http://www.assettocorsa.net/forum/i...er-selection-does-not-work-minor-issue.34560/

    Suggest disabling Crepuscular Rays in the launcher in AC 1.7.5 due to this issue: http://www.assettocorsa.net/forum/i...m-all-angles-rather-than-just-from-sun.34556/
    Natural Photomode is for screenshots only, has higher quality DOF effect (very demanding) and other tweaks. HC version = High Contrast
    Thanks to @Ben Lee and @WagnumPI for allowing me to include their clouds in this mod.
    With Assetto Corsa closed:
    -Open JSGME, disable the previous versions of Natural Weather/Natural Oculus Rift Filter etc., then right click and delete them.
    -Follow normal install instructions

    If you dont use JSGME... you should be able to work out what to do
    If you prefer a slightly warmer image, edit the ppfilter ini files and try these values at the end:

    COLOR_TEMP=6250
    WHITE_BALANCE=6500

    Decrease COLOR_TEMP or increase WHITE_BALANCE for more warmth
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    Screenshots
    Mid Clear

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    Heavy Fog
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    Photomode screenshots by @Tino66

    From older mod versions (negligible changes):
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Recent Reviews

  1. retrorecall
    retrorecall
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    this is great on my oculus, thanks! I experience no performance hit or anything too!
  2. lucent
    lucent
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    clean & good
  3. Hoksu
    Hoksu
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Awesome mod. Game looks great with this
  4. mecomeco
    mecomeco
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Excelent mod!!
  5. ATSSHD
    ATSSHD
    4/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Good but its too bright.. :/ Atleast +10 fps.
  6. RG_44
    RG_44
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Perfect mod that I was looking for. Looks way better. I was desperately looking for something like this for playing in VR. With post processing on in VR the glare would be annoyingly bright and unrealistically the sky was just completely white. This fixed it exactly how I wanted. Recommended for anyone playing in VR.
  7. James Cook
    James Cook
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    A marked improvement.
  8. JonRyan
    JonRyan
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    very clear
  9. jim lloyd
    jim lloyd
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    hands down the best and simplest filter out there, love it for all my track testing, if it looks good with this filter then it looks good with all the others, thanks man
    1. Chris Kennedy
      Author's Response
      Cheers! That is a handy side effect of it having very conservative auto-exposure (basically off unless very dark scene), glad you found it useful
  10. 2JAYYYZ
    2JAYYYZ
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Where can i find the SweetFX ?
    1. Chris Kennedy
      Author's Response
      its not included anymore
  11. Jamie Blewitt
    Jamie Blewitt
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    One of my favorite Assetto mods. Makes the game look sharper and cleaner and also boosted my FPS a little.
  12. BLAS87
    BLAS87
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Really good mod and the filters are awesome! thanks. And i have a question whats the name of the track on the picture of the mclaren p1 ? looks really nice.
    1. Chris Kennedy
      Author's Response
      Cheers! I believe it's called islands, haven't tried it myself but does look good
  13. Tomcul
    Tomcul
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Nice filter, coupled with the changed clouds and a few personal tweaks to the default ini file it looks perfect now in my rift!!
    1. Chris Kennedy
      Author's Response
      Cheers, share the changes in the support thread, would be interested to try
  14. M-Bimmer
    M-Bimmer
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Woow this is a must have mod. Thank u for sharing your work with us. Wish i downloaded this mod a lonnng time ago. Wish i could share a couple of pics here. Anyways, Keep up the good work. Cheers.
  15. Kiril Arsov
    Kiril Arsov
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    I like photorealistic graphics tnx!
  16. Giovaneveterano
    Giovaneveterano
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    This filter is the best way to fully enjoy AC.
    This outstanding filter lets the images to feel real and natural.
    It definitely makes the driving more immersive.
  17. Stuart Gillard
    Stuart Gillard
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Great filter and great FPS..!
  18. Henky SA
    Henky SA
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    been using this since version 3.0. and i'd like to say it's one of the best PP Filters mod by far. not only nice in terms of visual and photorealism, but also FPS saver compared with other PPs. a must have mod. many thanks.
  19. Brett Horton
    Brett Horton
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    World of difference! On Nords, I went from 45 fps (ASW on Rift) mostly to mostly 90 frames. MUCH better image quality to boot!
  20. Bobby Pennington
    Bobby Pennington
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Excellent work. You're saving me 17-22 fps which is huge for me. Still using an old GTX 470, but your work looks and performs great. Thank you.
  21. ajcrean
    ajcrean
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    I only purchased AC yesterday and am loving it; particularly since installing this mod. Phenomenal work; many thanks!
  22. Flipdo3
    Flipdo3
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    makes the game look incredible
  23. MeMyselfAndI
    MeMyselfAndI
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    Thank you for the update.
  24. Albs
    Albs
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    I've tryed every ppfilter and weather mod for AC, but none of them gets even close to the photorealism you get with Natural Graphics Mod. I just can't thank you enough for this wonderful resource, truly a game changing experience. (also the FPS gain is a life saver gaming in 4k!)
  25. antonn
    antonn
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    as usual , top , thank you sir.
  26. somake
    somake
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    thxs good job +1
  27. w3rfc
    w3rfc
    5/5,
    Version: 3.8
    good job !
  28. sqwalt91
    sqwalt91
    3/5,
    Version: 3.8
    nice filter
  29. Modmaster
    Modmaster
    5/5,
    Version: 3.7
    For me with 3.7 most of the tracks are too bright. Why do you remove the colour curve ini ?
  30. Slanky
    Slanky
    5/5,
    Version: 3.7
    Absolute must have PP mod. Tnx for updates!