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To make a texture emit light without using MXED:

 

1. In the material's "Shaded" representation, use an HDRI image in the color channel.

post-32-0-70436900-1421268006_thumb.png

 

2. In the material's "Maxwell" representation, set the Translate Shaded hint to Emitter, and Color to HDRI.

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To create a glow around the objects, experiment with Maxwell's Simulens feature:

http://support.nextlimit.com/display/mxdocsv3/SimuLens

http://support.nextlimit.com/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=16810286

 

Test image with the Simulens Diffraction value at 1250:
post-32-0-02975600-1421269204_thumb.png

 

And at 1800:

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