Blender Cycles. I have lamp type sun and i want have strongest shadow (blacker) but emission must stay. I have sun "size" = 0 and still not strong for me. Any idea?


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You need to lower the brightness of the background, which creates the ambient light, illuminating the scene evenly.

Go to the World tab and change the Color value of the Surface panel to black.

World Panel

  • $\begingroup$ Yes sure but i cant change background surface color, because i have to dark scene then. Can other idea? $\endgroup$
    – polyman
    May 7, 2017 at 16:31
  • $\begingroup$ Can you share a picture of how your scene should look like vs how it looks now? $\endgroup$
    – Cebbi
    May 7, 2017 at 16:43

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