Starscape

Starscape is a Blender add-on designed for adding stars to the background of a scene.

Key Features:

  • Procedural Generation of Stars: Creates a realistic distribution of stars in the sky.
  • Realistic Brightness and Color Distribution: Ensures stars have a realistic appearance in terms of brightness and color.
  • Adjustable Star Density: Allows users to adjust the number of stars in the sky.
  • Stars as Actual Objects: Generates stars as actual objects in the scene, not as textures.
  • Independent Appearance: Star appearance remains consistent regardless of render resolution and camera focal length.
  • Compatibility with World Backgrounds: Works with all kinds of world backgrounds in Blender.
  • Customizable Options: Includes options for random seed, star density, star intensity, hemisphere, and camera lock.
  • Clear World Background Feature: Provides an option to clear the world background material and set the color to pure black.
  • Future Enhancements: Plans to add features like increasing intensity range to fainter stars, adding a Milky Way band, twinkling stars in animations, and changing the star shape.