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  12 December 2013
Remove Transparency Reflections?

I am making a bush in maya using planes with transparent textures. I have successfully gotten transparency to work; however, the transparent parts of the plane are still reflecting light, so that the plane is revealed. How do I fix this?
  01 January 2014
Use the same opacity map as a mask in the reflection channel.
  01 January 2014
If your using Mental Ray, you could also just pipe out your texture into the 'Cutout Opacity' channel in your Mia_X shader. This should give you a cut out in your alpha channel as well.
  01 January 2014
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