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Old 31-07-2007, 02:58 AM   #1
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Default HDRI and shadows

Ive been trying to find out alot of info on HDRI's as ive got a plane that ive modeled and what to have a realistic render of it.
ive tried a HDRI a few times and it works great apart from the rather dodgy shadows it produces.

Am i doing this wrong, or is it better to create a directional light aswell just for the shadows? as ive seen a couple of people doing it this way.

im using maya 7 if that helps.
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Old 03-08-2007, 02:30 PM   #2
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u could render a shadow pass

what do u mean by dodgy
can we see a pic

u might just have to turn up ur samples
Now at SMU doing BSc 3D Computer Animation so its hard to get on here
My wire render tut
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