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Author Topic: My ground doesn't receive shadow  (Read 1487 times)

sach

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My ground doesn't receive shadow
« on: June 01, 2012, 02:24:32 am »
June 01, 2012, 02:24:32 am
How come if i choose my own grass for the terrain, the terrain doesnt receive shadow.


sach

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Re: My ground doesn't receive shadow
« Reply #1 on: June 01, 2012, 05:53:10 am »
June 01, 2012, 05:53:10 am
Ok needed a normal map

stucki

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Re: My ground doesn't receive shadow
« Reply #2 on: June 01, 2012, 08:42:38 am »
June 01, 2012, 08:42:38 am
it should work without a normal map, too i think (maybe its a bug ...)

Re: My ground doesn't receive shadow
« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2012, 10:13:00 am »
June 01, 2012, 10:13:00 am
Hi Stucki, it's not a bug. There's no way generate texture-based shadows without a normal map, so you'd basically need a normal map/specular map generator like CrazyBump inside Lumion for that to work.
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stucki

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Re: My ground doesn't receive shadow
« Reply #4 on: June 01, 2012, 10:27:54 am »
June 01, 2012, 10:27:54 am
thanks for clarifying. understood  ;)