By that you mean full(black) or empty(white) because at 0%(white) the translucency doesn't seem to matter much(so is everything else)
keeping transparency at 0%
To get the feel you are looking for you are not going to get it with one light...
Originally posted by BennyK
useful tip, but...
You're missing the point. I could just put the light outside the lamp. I want the light to illuminate the glass and the environment from inside the lamp. In other words, I want it to be realistic.
I'm not looking for shortcuts... I want to learn how to do it right!
add ambient lights as fill lights