I've been browsing through the landscapes gallery a fair amount lately.
Quite frankly, I think it's appalling (Don't believe me? Click here.) Everywhere I look, and this relates specifically to Terragen though it's still applicable to Bryce and other users, I see poorly thought out, rushed and poorly presented renders that are the work of five minutes to render and the byproduct of even less thought. And yet, I see whining about the hostility towards Terragen that exists on DA and elsewhere. It's portrayed as a point-and-click landscape render, and derisively so; because people see it as such. They browse the landscapes gallery and they see trite, ugly, rushed crap that in all honesty isn't even worthy of the name art, and come to the logical conclusion: Terragen is a quick fix landscape renderer for people who can't do Photoshop. And quite frankly, I'm not surprised. Remember guys, what you submit and w