Matrix.CreateShadow Method (Vector3, Plane)

Creates a Matrix that flattens geometry into a specified Plane as if casting a shadow from a specified light source.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Xna.Framework
Assembly:  Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Math (in Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Math.dll)

public static Matrix CreateShadow(
	Vector3 lightDirection,
	Plane plane
)

Parameters

lightDirection
Type: Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Vector3
A Vector3 specifying the direction from which the light that will cast the shadow is coming.
plane
Type: Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Plane
The Plane onto which the new matrix should flatten geometry so as to cast a shadow.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Matrix
A new Matrix that can be used to flatten geometry onto the specified plane from the specified direction.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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