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Lighting Strip / Evenly Distributed Lighting

Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott Davidson Sep 20, 2012. 4 Replies

Hello,I am trying to light a scene using a continuous strip of light. When I render out these strips they produce weird hot spots, instead of an even wash of light. These hot spots seemingly occur at…Continue

 

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Scott Davidson replied to R M's discussion Lighting Strip / Evenly Distributed Lighting
"I see now.  The lights are 7" tubes that are 120' long and 1/2" away from the surface.  The sampling rate per pass is very small, one sample per pass per light.  So you are seeing the spots from the sampling.  To…"
Sep 20, 2012
R M replied to R M's discussion Lighting Strip / Evenly Distributed Lighting
"After checking the scale of the model and size of the objects, everything seems to scale... and as you can see in the image, still hot spots. I also have attached the model that you could perhaps investigate further. Thank you so much."
Sep 20, 2012
R M replied to R M's discussion Lighting Strip / Evenly Distributed Lighting
"Thank you for the response, I will get back to you in the morning when I am around my work machine."
Sep 19, 2012
Scott Davidson replied to R M's discussion Lighting Strip / Evenly Distributed Lighting
"There are a number of things that control how the sampling across a light works.  I am not sure what is causing the bright spots in your case. It could be that the scale is off, or the object is very small.  You can attach your model to…"
Sep 19, 2012
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Lighting Strip / Evenly Distributed Lighting

Hello,I am trying to light a scene using a continuous strip of light. When I render out these strips they produce weird hot spots, instead of an even wash of light. These hot spots seemingly occur at random, and become more prevelant with more passes. The desired effect would be if the entire strip could evenly wash light onto the adjacent surface below... all these pictures are depict a singular plane below the preset linear light with a setting of "all directions". …See More
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