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23-05-2013, 08:50 AM   #1
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Lighting help
Hi im newish to maya and im trying to create 2 boxes where it looks like light is coming out the top of the box but im not sure of the best way 2 do it .i have one white box and the other black so any help would be great
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24-05-2013, 09:22 AM   #2
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you could try placing a volumetric light inside the box. I say this because I assume you want it to be apparent that the light is coming from the box?

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