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Exporting shadows to texture
show user profile  Lukis
Hello guys, I'm working on garage model. It would be great if I can export shadows to texture. I was watching some tutorials talking about baking shadows, but it didn't work well. Can anybody help me? :)


I need something like this:

Shadows for export:

Regards,
Lukis



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4/29/2014 5:00:23 PM (last edit: 4/29/2014 5:03:17 PM)
show user profile  herfst1
Haven't tried this, but I think it'll work:

1. Add a pure white material with zero gloss into your material override slot (or just add it to everything in your scene).
2. Add your light.
3. In the RTT dialogue box choose "complete map."
4. Render.

[edit]
5. In Photoshop choose "multiply" or "screen" (I forget which one) for your blend mode.
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4/29/2014 5:43:47 PM (last edit: 4/29/2014 5:45:55 PM)
show user profile  Lukis
That's strange, this is what I got.

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4/29/2014 6:06:03 PM (last edit: 4/29/2014 6:06:03 PM)
show user profile  Lukis
So it works, but only if I open new scene.. damn :)
Thanks for advice
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4/29/2014 6:31:05 PM (last edit: 4/29/2014 6:31:05 PM)
show user profile  Lukis
But anyway, it does not export not fully transparent parts of shadow.
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4/29/2014 6:46:37 PM (last edit: 4/29/2014 6:46:37 PM)
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