I am trying to very simply use the compositor, but keep running into the same problems over and over.
I have tried both in Cycles and Blender Internal, but to no avail. When I move a sphere to a new layer, split the render layers into two, one with everything but the ball, and one with the ball, this happens:
Just a black and flat circle with the blur in compositing. In cycles I cannot even combine the two:
I have tried following every tutorial out there, but it's still the same, leading me to think it's something to do with my blender setup.