Aurora / Northern Lights Shader

Want access to this effect? Let me know in the comments below 👇 & I’ll make it available!

What is this?

This is a cold, Scandinavian night-time scene showcasing an aurora borealis effect shader. Made in Unity with shader graph. Made as part of Harry Alisavakis‘s ‘Aurora’ challenge on his discord which was one of my suggested themes!


  • Procedural noise generated ‘texture’
  • Vertex displacement
  • Alpha clip masking
  • Colour gradient based on Y axis
  • Planar reflections
  • Post-processing effects


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