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the right amount of lighting but window is over exposed
show user profile  debodeebs
how to you guys deal with an over exposed area when everywhere else is lit perfect? but keeping it in linear ect.
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7/12/2014 12:36:31 AM (last edit: 7/12/2014 12:37:01 AM)
show user profile  Mr_Stabby
need to be more specific, could be your gi setup or lighting or a material or whatever

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7/12/2014 2:57:11 AM (last edit: 7/12/2014 2:57:11 AM)
show user profile  RedStar
Did you try using Exponential under color mapping? From what I rear that is what its somewhat intended to do. Never tried though.
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7/12/2014 4:18:47 AM (last edit: 7/12/2014 4:18:47 AM)
show user profile  ScotlandDave
Other option is half exposure but double the number of bounces..


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7/12/2014 4:24:57 AM (last edit: 7/12/2014 4:24:57 AM)
show user profile  IBENEZ21
Like RedStar said. Use one of the tonemappers, I like reinhard, but whichever works good for you.

Also, if this is an interior, try putting blinds or curtains in the windows to even out the lighting a bit.
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7/12/2014 6:59:49 AM (last edit: 7/12/2014 6:59:49 AM)
show user profile  debodeebs
thanks guys, its just the reflections through the kitchen worktop near the window
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7/12/2014 11:13:27 AM (last edit: 7/12/2014 11:13:27 AM)
show user profile  RedStar
Easy fix then, lower reflection value :D
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7/12/2014 5:03:23 PM (last edit: 7/12/2014 5:03:23 PM)
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