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Create a light material which is seen as a focus in Cycles [duplicate]

How can I make a light material which is seen as a focus?
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I was wondering how you'd go about creating a visible cone of light that fades [duplicate]

I was wondering if it was possible to do something like this but also apply the effect used in this to the cone of light in Cycles. I was told by someone else that I need volumetrics, but I'm not ...
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Creating volumetric lighting (crepuscular rays) in Cycles

Crepuscular rays (a.k.a. "god rays" and many other names) can be created in Blender Internal by checking the Halo checkbox in the lamp properties box. How can I create a similar effect using Cycles?
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Using volumetrics in Cycles I have to have the light strength super high

I have to have a spot lamp strength VERY VERY high to have these light rays come through 300000.0 and look good. Sounds crazy doesn't it. Maybe it doesn't matter but it doesn't feel right. Will I ...
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Correct way to render crepuscular rays in cycles?

While trying to use the new cycles volumetric rending features to create crepuscular rays (with the intention of updating my answer here), I have found this to be a little trickier than I anticipated. ...
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How do I properly set up a spotlight cone?

I'm having a problem while rendering a searchlight-style spot lamp (i.e. I want to see the "light cone" in the final render ("Halo" option is checked), a.k.a. volumetric light). It appears that the ...
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Volumetric Spot Light with Cycles

I'm using blender 2.76 rc1 with an AMD Raedon HD 7900 series, I'd like to create a volumetric spot light with cycles render. I set the volume scatter (density 0.1) in volume and mist pass in world, ...
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Creating a light beam

I need a light beam, something like this: https://cloud.blender.org/p/caminandes-3/56c6da5cc379cf0079716873 I tried it, but the emmision shader dosen't work that way now - when I make make a simple ...
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How can I make a cone of light be more realistic?

Any way I can make the light more realistic? Probably just a bit less opaque. Probably some tips to reduce noise too, thanks! The light is a cone with the nodes on the left. Lit up with spot. Made in ...
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How to make the light from the flashlight in Blender Cycles? [duplicate]

How to make the light from the flashlight in Blender Cycles? The Emission node doesn’t give volumetric light: I'll use it in animation, example: .
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Creating realistic concert lighting

I've been trying to create a live venue in blender recently, but have gotten stuck at the point of making realistic spotlights. First I tried using a cylinder mesh with an emissive transparency ...