x

Search in
Sort by:

Question Status:

Search help

  • Simple searches use one or more words. Separate the words with spaces (cat dog) to search cat,dog or both. Separate the words with plus signs (cat +dog) to search for items that may contain cat but must contain dog.
  • You can further refine your search on the search results page, where you can search by keywords, author, topic. These can be combined with each other. Examples
    • cat dog --matches anything with cat,dog or both
    • cat +dog --searches for cat +dog where dog is a mandatory term
    • cat -dog -- searches for cat excluding any result containing dog
    • [cats] —will restrict your search to results with topic named "cats"
    • [cats] [dogs] —will restrict your search to results with both topics, "cats", and "dogs"

Shadows become blurry after building lighting

When I don't build my lighting, the shadows look great. When I do, they look all blurry and strange. I'm extremely new to UE4, but any idea how to fix this?

Shadows without building lighting: alt text

Shadows with lighting built:

alt text

How can I fix this?

Product Version: UE 4.15
Tags:
shadows2.jpg (84.5 kB)
shadows1.jpg (61.5 kB)
more ▼

asked Mar 31 '17 at 02:51 PM in Using UE4

avatar image

Smokey93
1 2 1

(comments are locked)
10|2000 characters needed characters left
Viewable by all users

1 answer: sort voted first

Simple Question on a Complex Topic. Could be caused by many things thats why I give you a Generic Answer: https://docs.unrealengine.com/latest/INT/Engine/Rendering/LightingAndShadows/

more ▼

answered Apr 02 '17 at 01:31 AM

avatar image

Nachtmahr
7k 143 28 172

avatar image Smokey93 Apr 02 '17 at 05:04 AM

figured it out. all i had to do was change the light source to moveable.

avatar image Nachtmahr Apr 02 '17 at 05:57 PM

Thats not the correct Solution if you still want to have the benefits of Baked Lights. You just changed it to use Dynamic Lighting =) Study a bit more.

(comments are locked)
10|2000 characters needed characters left
Viewable by all users
Your answer
toggle preview:

Up to 5 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 5.2 MB each and 5.2 MB total.

Follow this question

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

Answers to this question