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Is it possible to specify multiple disjunct render borders?

trivial example

I realize that this is trivial when rendering but it would be very useful when previewing on a less-powerful computer. I have two complex meshes on separate sides of the scene and would like to preview them both at once.

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Do you mean when using cycles preview, or just set the rendering to two different places for a test render? –  G.Rassovsky Aug 12 at 16:30
    
Using Cycles preview - edited to reflect that –  splic Aug 12 at 16:41
    
best question I have seen in awhile. –  David Aug 13 at 1:23

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Unfortunately this is not possible currently, you can only have one renderborder per 3D view.

However, you can have multiple 3D views, each with it's own renderborder:

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Note that you can only have one camera renderborder which is global for all cameras, so this is only possible in viewport render.

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A great workaround - this is perfectly sufficient. –  splic Aug 12 at 17:41

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