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How would you create a cd material in Cycles? [duplicate]

I know you can use the anisotropic BSDF shader to create the blurred effect but how would you make the weirdly reflected colours you get when you hold a CD to a light. Here's an image example I found ...
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How can I make a holographic material in cycles? [duplicate]

I'm talking about those holographic designs you sometimes see on stickers and foil, not free floating holograms. Examples here. I also want this to change colors as real ones do when you rotate them. ...
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How would I make an Iridescent Yellow Chromate material? [duplicate]

How can I make this rainbow looking iridescent yellow chromate plating found on metals?
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How can I make oily material like Nyx Assassin? [duplicate]

One of the characters of the Dota2 that Is called Nyx Assassin has an interesting material effect If you look In below gif at the body and feet you can see this effect.It looks like poily/polluted ...
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Is there any way to replicate “Aura Glow” reflective dispersion/iridescence glass effect in Cycles? [duplicate]

I'm currently working on a model for Samsung Galaxy Note10+, with one of the colors used on the phone is "Aura Glow" that is a very reflective glass that reflects light (a la CD/DVDs): ...
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Aircraft canopy Material [duplicate]

so i was working on an aircraft [ tejas mk2 ] i faced a problem while making the canopy , iwant it to be exactly like this but i ended up like this well i know it looks funny but yah i am an ...
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Irridescent Subtile Glass Shader [duplicate]

I would like to achieve such a result in Blender cycles My goal is to reach a glass texture with slight touches of irridescence. I figured out how to make something purely irridescent or purely glass ...
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Does Cycles work with wave optics?

You know how raytracers pretty much just trace geometrical rays? I was wondering if Cycles has any wave optic features, where it would act as an actual electro-magnetic wave. Some really useful ...
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How to fill an object with smoke

I want to produce an object that looks similar to this: It's basically a plain and simple sphere. I know how to adjust the reflections and transparency using the material properties, but, how can I ...
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Physical iridescence in Cycles?

Having recently seen the Siggraph paper A Practical Extension to Microfacet Theory for the Modeling of Varying Iridescence, I of course said to myself "I have to have this in Blenderrrrr!" and started ...
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How to create a reflective diffraction grating with cycles?

I have been wondering how to create a diffraction grating material with cycles. From the Wikipedia article: In optics, a diffraction grating is an optical component with a periodic structure, ...
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How to create iridescent glossy tile material?

I’ve got a tile material that I would love to recreate in Blender, but my efforts have not been fruitful so far. As you can see in the picture, the tiles look like they're a solid color, except when ...
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Security Hologram Sticker

I'd like to know how to create a holographic material using nodes/texture maps to replicate a security hologram like this: I cannot seem to find any information regarding this anywhere. I have tried ...
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iridescent snake skin shader

I'm working on this snake and want it's skin to look like these reference images. This is what I got so far but I don't think this is the optimal way. Any suggestions? With iridescent shader from ...
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gradient reflection-blender cycles

my question is, what kind of a node setup do I need to achieve a similar effect ? (My starting point is principled BSDF with base colour , height map ,roughness map ,metalic map and normal map ...

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