View Full Version : Volumetric Light candle.

Duncan Bell
05-01-2003, 01:33 PM
Ok, I've done a test render of a room I'm doing to illustrate my problem. I want a room that is only lit up by this candle. I've got volumetric light turned on this point light, and I only want the light where the radius is around the candle, not lighting up the whole light as they have here. How can I only have light were the volumetric light is?

(Please only look at lighting, objects and texturing not finished :D )

05-01-2003, 03:35 PM
Originally posted by Duncan Bell
and I only want the light where the radius is around the candle
I don't quite understand what you mean. If you want the light to only illuminate up to a certain distance from the source, adjust the falloff for the light settings. If you are in side or to view in layout, you can see the diameter there.


Duncan Bell
05-02-2003, 12:38 AM
Well, I just want it to show light around the radius of the volumetric light, but when I turn the intensity of the point light up, it lights up the walls as well as the volumetric light. I just want the volumetric light to show up.

05-02-2003, 01:53 PM
Turn the ambient light down to 0%.
Good luck...

05-03-2003, 01:11 AM
also turn on intensity falloff on your light