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Old 09 September 2005   #1
shadow inside reflection

Hi all,
I am wondering how to get shadow to appear inside reflection. Say, I have a character standing in front of a mirror. When I render out, only the character is reflected.... What would be the right way to solve this problem...

Thanks in advance

Zin
 
Old 09 September 2005   #2
To get your shadow visible you should add 1 to the "shadowTraceDepht" in the renderglobals.
BTW, are you using raytraced shadows?
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Old 09 September 2005   #3
Hi, the problem is the Shadow Depth.

In the Render Globals under raytracing, increase the shadow depth number, it sets how many levels of reflection/refraction your shadows will appear in. You also need to turn this setting up on the light I think, in the raytraced shadows section.
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