Blueprint and Render Targets Reference

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This page contains a listing of properties you will find with the render target Blueprint nodes.

Begin Draw Canvas to Render Target

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Returns a Canvas object that can be used to draw to the specified render target. Be sure to call EndDrawCanvasToRenderTarget to complete the rendering!

Please note that DrawMaterialtoRenderTarget is the simpler version and should be used when possible instead of Begin/EndDrawCanvasToRT.

Property

Description

Texture Render Target

Texture render target 2D reference.

Canvas

Reference to canvas.

Size

Size of the render target.

Context

Draw to render target Context Structure.

End Draw Canvas to Render Target

End_Draw_Canvas_to_Render_Target.png

Must be paired with a BeginDrawCanvasToRenderTarget to complete rendering to a render target.

Property

Description

Context

Draw to render target Context Structure.

Clear Render Target 2D

Clear_Render_Target_2D.png

Clears the specified render target with the given Clear Color.

Property

Description

Texture Render Target

Texture render target 2D reference.

Clear Color

Clears the specified render target with the given Clear Color.

Create Render Target 2D

Create_Render_Target_2D.png

Creates a new render target and initializes it to the specified dimensions.

Property

Description

Width

Render targets width size.

Height

Render targets height size.

Return Value

Texture render target 2D reference.

Draw Material to Render Target

Draw_Material_To_Render_Target.png

Renders a quad with the Material applied to the specified render target. This node sets the render target even if it is already set, which is an expensive operation. If you are rendering multiple primitives to the same target area, use BeginDrawCanvasToRenderTarget / EndDrawCanvasToRenderTarget.

Property

Description

Texture Render Target

Texture render target 2D reference.

Material

Material that the render target results will be saved to.

Export Render Target

Export_Render_Target.png

Exports a Render Target as an HDR image onto the disk.

Property

Description

Texture Render Target

Texture render target 2D reference.

File Path

Path to where the render target will be saved.

File Name

Name to give the saved render target.