The Ascent – How to Remove Film Grain, DOF, Chromatic Aberration

Guide to Remove Film Grain, DOF, Chromatic Aberration


Do the following to remove settings desired.

From Windows search, search for:

  • %localappdata%

Navigate to:

  • C:Users*****AppDataLocalTheAscentSavedConfigWindowsNoEditor

Open Engine.ini in notepad.


r.DepthOfFieldQuality=0 ;Remove Depth of Field
r.MotionblurQuality=0 ;Remove Motion Blur
r.SceneColorFringeQuality=0 ;Remove Chromatic Aberration
r.Tonemapper.GrainQuantization=0 ;Remove Film Grain (Possibly redundant, but doesn’t hurt)
r.Tonemapper.Quality=0 ;Remove Film Grain (devs recommend setting to 3 to remove grain effect, but keep other color benefits)
r.DefaultFeature.AntiAliasing=2 ;forces a specific AA-type: 0=none, 1=FXAA(untested), 2=TemporalAA(default)
r.PostProcessAAQuality=6 ;forces max quality AntiAliasing
r.ScreenPercentage=100 ; internal rendering resolution. Increase up to 200
r.LensFlareQuality=0 ;Removes lensflares

Use all, or just copy whichever line respective to your tastes.

Written by Waffle Washer

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