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Introduction to Shader Graph in Unity

by Claudia Doppioslash

In this course, you’ll develop the knowledge and skills you need to effectively develop shaders for your materials and effects, and learn how to investigate and fix unexpected shader behavior.

What you'll learn

Previously, some experience writing code was necessary in order to develop shaders in Unity. In this course, Introduction to Shader Graph in Unity, you'll explore the Unity Shader Graph. First, you’ll discover how to develop shaders through the Shader Graph for both materials and effects. Next, you'll get an introduction to a few technical concepts necessary for achieving mastery in shader writing. Finally, you'll explore how to troubleshoot unexpected behaviors in the shaders. When you are finished with this course, you'll have the foundational knowledge of key tools that will help you make your game look good and original.

About the author

Claudia is a Game Developer, a Functional Programmer, and a speaker. Her favourite achievement, as a gamedev, is having built a Physically Based lighting system from scratch for Unity. Easily bored, she has jumped from industry to industry, in search of interesting challenges. Hence the variety of fields she's experienced in: mobile dev, gamedev, and frontend development (in Elm and Purescript), are a few. She's particularly interested in the rapid advancement of realtime 3d rendering, and in ... more

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