Black Body


The Black BodyAn opaque object that emits thermal radiation. In Octane, this is used to designate illumination properties for mesh emitters. emission uses Temperature (in Kelvin) and Power to control the color and intensity of the light, respectively. You can access the Black Body emission by right-clicking in the Nodegraph Editor and navigating to the Emission category (Figure 1).


Figure 1: Emission nodes are added to the OctaneRender® scene using the pop-up menu


Black Body Emission Parameters


Figure 2: The Blackbody emission parameters