I followed a simple "how to make water in EEVEE" tutorial on youtube, but I don't know how to make it transparent. My current node setup:

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Q: How to get the water transparent?

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    $\begingroup$ You can turn down the waters alpha or mix it with a transparency shader $\endgroup$ Apr 1, 2021 at 2:59
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    – brockmann
    Apr 1, 2021 at 8:13

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  1. Turn “Transmission” all the way up.
  2. Turn alpha down to about 0.5
  3. Set blend method to either hashed or blend.
  • $\begingroup$ Today, I might plug a Frensel node into the alpha socket instead of just setting it static. $\endgroup$
    – TheLabCat
    Dec 10, 2023 at 0:06

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