Biosphere Enhanced Skyscapes

for X-Plane 11
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Enhanced Skyscapes is a visual solution for X-Plane 11, replacing default sky and clouds with realistic procedural shader-based sky and fully volumetric clouds. It is compatible with off-the-shelf weather injection add-ons, including but not limited to Active Sky XP and FS Global Real Weather.

  • Fully volumetric clouds
  • Works with any weather injection addons like Active Sky

2022.08.25 update

  • Aerial perspective is now applied to clouds even when the camera is inside the cloud layer
  • Fixed performance degradation introduced with Release 2022.05.23

2022.05.23 update

  • Improved sky colours with brighter sunset/sunrises and depiction of Earth's shadow
  • Added new sky colour options for different ozone levels
  • Added smooth weather transitions
  • Clouds are now affected by ambient lighting at night
  • Added an option to disable custom sky of Enhanced Skyscapes
  • Added an option to limit the number of cloud layers to save performance
  • Added an option to control cloud update interval
  • Added a command to reload presets
  • Added several commands for adjusting various parameters live
  • Improved visibility depiction
  • Implemented a workaround for an X-Plane 11 bug requiring to reload weather for clouds to show up when using the default weather engine
  • Shadow circle no longer shows up in OpenGL mode
  • Fixed OpenGL coordinate shifts causing clouds to abruptly move
  • Fixed a bug which caused clouds to look flat when the camera is right below a cloud layer
  • Fixed black circle artefacts around horizon
  • Linux version

Minimum requirements

  • Windows or Linux
  • X-Plane11.50 or above
  • X-Plane Effects setting HDR or above
  • GTX1050ti or equivalent
  • Please note that VR is NOT supported.

It is strongly recommended to try the 20-minute demo before purchasing the add-on.

For product support and information please join the discord.

Purchase $22.00 AUD
Sales tax will be calculated at checkout where applicable.
US$15.27 | €14,24 | £12.70

Screenshots

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Developer

This product has been produced by Biosphere. For Biosphere product support, please to go https://discord.gg/sYTTueXVaS

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Compatibility

General

You will need Orbx Central to download and install this product. Orbx Central runs on Windows 7+, macOS and Linux. An internet connection is also required.

The download size of this product is 52.53 MB. It uses 0.00 B when installed.

Supported Simulators

This product is compatible with the following simulators:

  • X-Plane 11

Supported Operating Systems

This product is compatible with the following operating systems:

  • Windows
  • Linux