I have a character animation I'm trying to render. When I'm working on it in the main viewing window, it looks like this:
To me, this looks great. The water looks just like I want it to. When I render it, however, this is what I get:
Now the water is washed out and plastic. The metal parts are also wrong; they look more like ceramic than metal. Very little of the reflection is coming through. What am I doing wrong?