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LIGHTGEN

A Blender addon for instantly generating Point Lights in the scene to achieve different lighting scenarios.

1. Installation

  1. 1.
    Downloaded the latest zip through the Blender Market page. https://blendermarket.com/products/cytools
  2. 2.
    Open Blender, go to Edit > Preference > Addons > Installl...
  3. 3.
    Locate and select the downloaded Python script file and click Install Add-on
  4. 4.
    In the Add-ons tab, search for "CY-Tools Generate Light" in the search bar. Check the checkbox next to the addon's name to enable it.

2. Usage

Access the addon's panel:
  1. 1.
    Open a 3D Viewport in Blender.
  2. 2.
    In the 3D Viewport, locate the Tool Shelf on the right side.
  3. 3.
    Look for the "CY-Tools" tab and click it to reveal the "CY-Tools Cubes Generator" panel.
Generate random lights:
  • Adjust the scatter range by entering values for X Range, Y Range, and Z Range. Specify the number of lights to generate by entering a value for Scatter Amount.
  • Click the "Generate" button to create the specified number of lights scattered within the defined range.
  • Delete generated lights: Click the "Delete" button to remove all generated lights from the scene.

3. Recommendations

Recommended to use LIGHTGEN in combination with the COLORIZER addon.

4. Development considerations

This addon is still in development and interactions may occasionally not work as expected. Follow this addon on Blender Market to stay tuned regarding any updates.

5. Author and License

Cy-Tools is a suite of Blender Addons created by @cyrusjameskhan and licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL). See LICENSE for more information.
Last modified 9mo ago