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How To Animate A Superhero Zap Into His Super Suit In Blender

I'm trying to animate a superhero zap into his super suit. I have two separate characters, the identity, and the superhero. I want the costume of the superhero to crawl up the legs of the identity ...
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Boolean modifier with complex object (hole punching) makes blender go on its knees

I am creating a hole pattern in this flattened cube using an object to subtract it with (boolean modifier) consisting of a lot of cylinders. The cylinders uses two array modifiers, one that iterates ...
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How to make a growing text animation?

I'm trying to replicate a text animation from GreyScaleGorilla (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMMNTaI4wD8&t=2s) but can't find the right way to do it in blender. I tried beveling the text, ...
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Object as transparent mask in Blender 2.8 Workbench engine

I want to archive this effect: Create invisibility cloak alpha mask material But I can't find the option for transparent mask in the material tab in Blender 2.8's workbench engine. I can make the ...
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Cast 2d image shadow on to my 3d object

Is it even posible? Hello everyone! I have placed a background image to my project and also a plane with an image as its material. As you may see in the picture I attached (it is not in camera view),...
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How do I create an explosion VFX with the person in the video jumping through the flames and smoke?

I'm trying to achieve the effect shown in the picture using footage of an actor diving and then creating the explosion in blender. I can use masking to get the actor to appear in front of the flames ...
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How to create “masking effect” with which parts of object gradually show until it's fully visible?

In After Effects I can use an alpha matte to make the parts of an object appear gradually until it's fully visible. How can I do that in Blender? Basically, I'd like to make some sort of intro like ...
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How do i make a gaping hole?

I'm trying to simulate something being stabbed and the sword leaving a gaping hole But i don't want to change the geometry of the actual thing, I wanted to try and use a transparent plane, so how ...
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Transparency Issue I've never seen [Blender Render]

So I'm using a mesh with a blushing texture that I hide in my character's head to create a blushing face with a shape key. I've done this before with no problem. This time I've run into a problem I've ...
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Transparency disappearing act

Running Blender v2.79b. Created a number of meshes. Have one mesh that sits above the others, which I want to be semi-transparent; it has an alpha of 0.07. However, I cannot see all of the other ...
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How can I fix my video tracking?

I'm still learning how to do video tracking and getting my character to walk within a video scene. I'm having a few problems that are giving me mixed results. For one, whenever I select three of my ...
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composing green screen video behind objects in 3d scene

please as you can see from the image, i want to compose myself behind the desk but the nodes available can only move the image in y-axis (vertical) and in x-axis (horizontal). There is no node to push ...
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Is there a revealing mask on blender VSE? Or other way to solve my problem

I'm working with 3 image. pic1 - background pic2 - object pic3 - object with transparent background So pic1 will be under pic2 but I want to use pic3 to hide part of pic2 and show pic1. I used ...
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How do i render an object over a specific object among others?

I would like to render the object highlighted here, see image to be in front of the barrel like this, see image. I read a couple of things about overlay scenes and render layers but it all seems too ...
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Masking objects so that they appear behind elements on video

I have a live-action scene which has two objects in. One is a building which replicates the building in the footage. The other is a simple cube which has rigid body physics applied to it. During the ...