I am trying to recreate a photo in 3D in Blender, but the Christmas lights don’t reflect in the shiny ornament like they should. Also, I would like the lights to be brighter without emitting more light. The light coming from my bulb looks like a spotlight, not how it should look. How do I control the emission light?
Here’s the photo:
Here’s my render:
I tried using the glow node in the compositor, but it’s not exactly what I want. Are there more options for this with greater control?
I would like glints of light something like this: