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Old 08-10-2008, 04:14 AM   #1
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please help im making a kitchen and i have given a face a glass attirbute but every time i put any lighting in even behind the window and render it the window apreast totaly black seems to apear totaly black and i have a blue sky on the other side, can anyone help?
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Old 08-10-2008, 05:40 AM   #2
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Sounds like you need to boost the refractions number in the render settings (under the raytrace section).
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Thanks, ha u did tell me on my kitchen wip as well but i just turned the refrections on and didnt turn them up high enough, thanks it works now
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