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Lesson 23 | Lighting Effects

 

Introduction

In this lesson, you will learn about several lighting effects. These effects will help you add realism to your rendered scenes.

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Objectives

After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Place a highlight on an object
  • Use Color Bleed to enhance color effects
  • Describe how Ambient Occlusion works
  • Project an image with a light
  • Use Volume lights to simulate light passing through mediums like liquid or smoke-filled air.

Place Highlight

Place Highlight is a tool that is used to place a light in such a way that it will create a highlight on the selected face of an object. The tool is found in the Align ...

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