POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.newusers : shadows/sunlight : Re: shadows/sunlight Server Time
6 Dec 2021 07:04:21 EST (-0500)
  Re: shadows/sunlight  
From: Julia
Date: 5 Dec 2020 14:25:07
Message: <web.5fcbde0260c1d92ef22e2ddd0@news.povray.org>
"Tor Olav Kristensen" <tor### [at] TOBEREMOVEDgmailcom> wrote:
> Ash Holsenback <no### [at] spamcom> wrote:
> > On 12/5/20 12:41 PM, Tor Olav Kristensen wrote:
> > > You have hidden your light source inside at least one opaque sphere.
> > > So I think that your problem is not a lack of shadows...
> >
> > i think the 1st sphere after the light source is the sun... lol didn't
> > account for that 2nd object
>
> Ok. After re-indenting I see that the last sphere (the moon ?) is in the union
> with the earth sphere - and it is moved away from the origin, so the light
> source is inside a single opaque sphere only.
>
> So your suggestion to use looks_like (the sun sphere) for the light source is
> the way to go.
>
> --
> Tor Olav
> http://subcube.com
> https://github.com/t-o-k

oh.. i shoud have said that its an amimation of the sum, the earth and the moon

i think the probem is created by the finishes im using
because if i change it from ambient it's bearly wisible

thanks anyway, i will try to figure out something


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