Here are renders of the glass:

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As you can see, the first image looks fine, but when the glass is broken and on the ground it appears black. How do I fix it? I have never had this issue in any other renders with cell-fractured glass.

Here is the material node setup:

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  • $\begingroup$ related?: blender.stackexchange.com/questions/7864/… $\endgroup$
    – user1853
    Nov 15, 2015 at 0:55
  • $\begingroup$ I don't think so. $\endgroup$
    – 3871968
    Nov 15, 2015 at 1:00
  • $\begingroup$ None of the answers suggested in that question solve it. $\endgroup$
    – 3871968
    Nov 15, 2015 at 1:09
  • $\begingroup$ @jBot-42 Please upload the .blend $\endgroup$ Nov 15, 2015 at 4:11
  • $\begingroup$ I already answered the question, but I can't accept the answer for 2 days. $\endgroup$
    – 3871968
    Nov 15, 2015 at 4:17

1 Answer 1


For some reason, caustics were disabled, and turning them on fixed the problem.


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