thanks for the help...I am so confused I have never had this happen, I have final gather cranked up to 2000 rays??? thats nuts I have never had to turn it up that high...And the shadows still look crummy, its a little better but not much. Here is the image from inside maya, disreguard the spot light I had set that up for photon emission
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