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Saul Freed asked ·

skydome light down not cast shadows on shadow matte plane. simplest scene .. plane . sphere. skydome light... no shadow !

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Saul Freed answered ·

hey it worked for me once i plugged a texture to the skydome.. hdri or a ramp

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Andrew Currie answered ·

Thank you so much for posting your solution, @Saul Freed. Even if I want an all-white sky dome, this at least means you can make a white-to-white ramp and work around this issue. This is the sort of issue that cost me hours trying to figure it out until I found this thread - I hope Solid Angle can put in a fix soon for other users' sakes.

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Stephen Blair answered ·

The current shadow matte implementation does not work with indirect lighting (like the skydome).

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