Applying Point light to a bitmap extrusion

You can apply a Point light to a bitmap extrusion. You can position the light to project it toward the object from any direction. You can also change the intensity and color of a Point light. If you don't like the lighting effect, you can remove it.

To apply Point light to a bitmap extrusion

K I Select the bitmap extrusion with the Pick tool. Q 1 Click the Point Light button on the Property Bar. 3 Click the Add Light button.

The light source appears in the center of the black-filled circle in the Preview window.

4 Click the Apply button.

To position a Point light

1 Follow sets 1 and 2 from the previous procedure.

2 Drag the light source from the center of the black circle to another area of the Preview window.

3 Click the Apply button.

To change the intensity of the light source

1 Follow steps 1 and 2 from the "To apply Point light to a bitmap extrusion" procedure.

2 Click the Point light in the Preview window.

3 Move the Brightness slider to the left or right to decrease or increase the intensity.

4s • You can also type a value in the Brightness box.

To change the color of a Point light

1 Follow steps 1 and 2 from the "To apply Point light to a bitmap extrusion" procedure.

2 Click the Point light in the Preview window.

3 Click the Color button.

4 Click a color, and click OK.

5 Click the Apply button.

To remove a Point light

1 Follow steps 1 and 2 from the "To apply Point light to a bitmap extrusion" procedure.

2 Click the Point light in the in the Preview window.

3 Click the Remove Light button.

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