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Old 18-09-2009, 01:17 PM   #1
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Default Assigning Lights To Certain Object

Hi All,

I am fairly new to maya so be kind please

I have a scene with several objects and lights.

I want some lights to only affect some of the objects in the scene.

I know this can be done, but do not know how.

All help much appreciated.

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Old 18-09-2009, 01:21 PM   #2
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The process is called "light linking".

Go to Windows>Relationship Editors>Lightlinking, and select either Object-centric, or Light-centric. With object, you select the object, and then the lights that affect it. With light, you select the lights, then the objects.

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