I need to Add Some Extra Highlight/Shine/Glossy to My Sun Object such that It feels like Sun is Emitting Sun-rays.

My Scene : enter image description here

It must feel like something like this :

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Options I have tried :

  1. Increasing Strength of Emission Parameter of Sun. (No Effect)
  2. Mixing Glossy Shader with Emission Shader. (No Effect)
  • $\begingroup$ You can add a glare node in the compositor, or add volumetrics (volume scatter) to your scene $\endgroup$
    – user1853
    Commented Dec 18, 2016 at 19:16
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    $\begingroup$ Possible duplicate of How to make Edge Glow? $\endgroup$ Commented Dec 19, 2016 at 1:44

1 Answer 1


You could use compositor and add Filter/Glare node.

Quick sung glare example

  • $\begingroup$ It's not working on my scene! $\endgroup$ Commented Dec 19, 2016 at 6:31

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