I wish to create some dust particles but my particles are not showing up. I used some generated objects for the matter, put them in a group and use the group for the particles. The size is scaled up to 1.0 but still nothing. You see the particles in wireframe and the objects themselves shaded. I did set the particles to rendered but to no avail. I have them in a box that has a volume scatter material. The particles have a translucent shader and the scene is lit using a sun light. The two images of the issue: particle and object rendered image link to the file:

  • $\begingroup$ Could you post a blend? $\endgroup$ – JakeD Nov 16 '16 at 16:18
  • $\begingroup$ just noticed there is an uploader. editing.... $\endgroup$ – agiro Nov 16 '16 at 16:26

You have the camera ray visibility disabled for cycles on the "particleCube".

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  • $\begingroup$ Blender has lots of settings that control such things. Until you know the ins and outs, you are likely to struggle with bugs like this. Glad I could help. $\endgroup$ – JakeD Nov 16 '16 at 16:39

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