Enhancement Details

Shadow Catcher Support

A shadow catcher appearance can now be added to the room walls.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Advanced Rendering Extension
Version Wildfire 5.0
Product Functional Area Rendering
User Interface Location  
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices

Benefits and Description

A new appearance class has been added called Catcher

With this new appearance class, you can catch only shadows and reflections to any wall of a room. This is beneficial when rendering with a background image. The rendered object appears as if it is on the background image.


Catcher shader