Use face to make area light

How do I make an area light by selecting a face and having the area light fit that? I don’t want to create an area light and have it fit that. I am open to accepting a script. I am posting this in Modelling, as it seems more fit here than the Lighting and Rendering section.

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The easiest way would be to set an Emissive material to the face. Emission and area lights do the same thing* in Cycles

*more or less

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I want to do it in eevee

you have to bake global illumination. Tho it won’t work if your scene is animated. Or wait eevee next like I do. :slight_smile:


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