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dleeII
11-21-2010, 02:51 AM
howdy,

in my scene i have a barrel. i would like to light a fire in it. like one that a hobo would use to keep warm. i don't need any fire showing, per say. just a soft glow being emitted from inside the barrel. any suggestions or tutorials would be very much appreciated.

cheers.

runejw
11-24-2010, 05:53 PM
Many ways to accomplish this - depends on the effect you are after.
A couple of examples below where one is using a sphere with luminous materials (luminous color can be varied by noise function) and GI. The other uses a spot light with volumetrics, where the volumetric density is modified by a noise function.

http://home.online.no/~ru-j-wi/artimages/h1.JPG

http://home.online.no/~ru-j-wi/artimages/H2.JPG

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