Allows sites to query for estimates of the environmental lighting conditions within WebXr sessions. This exposes both spherical harmonics representing the ambient lighting, as well as a cubemap texture representing "reflections".
Adding Lighting Estimation can help to make your models feel more natural and like they "fit" better with the user's environment. This can make them feel more "real" or "natural".
Status in Chromium
Enabled by default in:
- Chrome for Android release 90
Consensus & Standardization
Last updated on 2021-04-15