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Captain Chaos
10-11-2006, 09:16 AM
I want to make my object chrome. I selected the object, went to surface editor and set reflection to 100. This doesn't seem to have changed anything.

10-11-2006, 09:20 AM
Does your object have something to reflect?


Captain Chaos
10-11-2006, 09:22 AM
There's another object right next to it.

10-11-2006, 09:28 AM
Did you activate raytrace reflection in the render options?

10-11-2006, 09:33 AM
Once you make sure raytrace reflection is on in the render options, in your reflections options under your enviroment tab in the surface editor, I get good results with setting it to raytracing + spherical map. Then pick a good image to reflect underneath that setting.

Captain Chaos
10-11-2006, 09:44 AM
NICE! My reflected image could use some work, but it works. Thanks!

10-11-2006, 09:53 AM
Well come on, let's see! :gotpics: :D

Captain Chaos
10-11-2006, 12:33 PM
Okay, but remember, I'm new at this...


10-11-2006, 01:40 PM
turn the diffuse down