Ark Survival Evolved now adds support for NVIDIA Ansel

Ark Survival Evolved now adds support for NVIDIA’s Ansel in-game photography tool, giving gamers tool to take some beautifully screenshot of the prehistoric world.

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We’ve enabled ARK: Survival Evolved and its expansion pack Scorched Earth with NVIDIA Ansel, a powerful, easy-to-use game camera that lets you capture professional-grade screenshots in ways you never could before.

 ARK players can now enjoy the biggest expansion pack yet, entitled Scorched Earth, an entirely new desert-themed ARK filled with new biomes, creatures, gameplay mechanics, and challenges that will push players’ survival skills to the limit.

Free Camera — Roll, zoom and reposition. Go wherever you want to create the perfect photo, capturing from never-before-seen perspectives and viewpoints.
Post-Process Filters — Tweak the look, feel and mood of your screenshot before saving. Ansel includes brightness, vignette, sketch, color enhancer, field of view and many other special effects options.
360° Capture — Capture 360° panoramic screenshots in mono or stereo. View these images in Google Cardboard, on your PC or in a VR headset. For Android and Cardboard users, we’ve released the NVIDIA VR Viewer bundled with updated Ansel 360 Capture screenshots that you can view today. Download the app and check it out.
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Super Resolution (Beta) — Capture huge screenshots beyond the limits of your monitor resolution at maximum fidelity levels for wall prints, posters or high-quality desktop wallpapers. This beta feature uses cutting-edge technology to deliver never-before-seen resolutions from game engines. Check out some examples in the Ansel Super Resolution Gallery.


To capture your own unique ARK: Survival Evolved screenshots using NVIDIA Ansel:

  • Download and install our latest Game Ready driver from GeForce Experience or
  • Open Steam and download the new ARK: Survival Evolved game update
  • Play ARK: Survival Evolved and press Alt+F2 during gameplay to open the NVIDIA Ansel interface
  • Reposition the camera using WASD, Z, X, and left mouse (hold shift to accelerate movement), or use a controller (D-Pad navigates the Ansel UI, ‘A’ on Xbox controllers takes screenshots), change Ansel options as desired, click “Snap”, and open your “Videos” folder in Windows to view the results