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royterr
05-25-2006, 10:11 PM
i want to use an arealight (spotlight), but i need a directional shadow.
is it possible to use a direct light so it can only cast shadows?

jeremybirn
05-25-2006, 10:14 PM
i want to use an arealight (spotlight), but i need a directional shadow.
is it possible to use a direct light so it can only cast shadows?

Yes, set the light color to 0 value (black), shadow color to -1 value.

-jeremy

royterr
05-26-2006, 03:14 AM
thanks for the tip!

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