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01-05-2006, 01:09 AM
Hi there... I am experimenting with rendering in Maya and am struggling with trying to get object shadows to appear in reflections using Raytracing... is there something simple I am missing? Any help here would be fabulous!!


01-05-2006, 07:11 AM
Set Ray Depth limit on your light to 1+the amount of shadow ray reflections you have...for the start 2 will work fine...be sure to also check Render Globals>Raytracing>Shadows , which has to be set not lower than the Ray Depth on your light since its a global overide...

01-07-2006, 12:02 AM
AWESOME! Thanks... i would have never thought to do that!

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