Would it make sense for non-orphaned emissive materials (assigned to objects) in the materials panel to show up as lights in the lights list (panel) since they contribute to illumination ? and vice versa should Rhino lights also be shown in the materials panel (since they contain color and intensity properties just as the emissive material) ?
This is on the list to have objects with emissive color actually be understood as lights in Rhino.
RH-58434 Rendering Materials: New Emission material type that makes objects into lighting source, and more specifically comment https://mcneel.myjetbrains.com/youtrack/issue/RH-58434#focus=Comments-74-300681.0-0
Great ! Thank you