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How can I make a camera the active one?

I have multiple cameras in a scene. What I want to do is to change which one is active. This way I can view the scene from different angles. How would I do this?
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3 answers
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How do I 'pan' the camera around an axis for an animation?

I want to be able to have the camera rotate around an axis, while still remaining pointed at the center of said axis. The camera should pan around the model in a circular motion with the model always ...
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Script to render one object from different angles

I'm new to Blender. I'm currently working on a 3D reconstruction project using neural networks. I need to create my data set. Therefore I need to render a 3D body scan from different angles and save ...
wissal saihi's user avatar
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Constrain a camera to an object while also aligning it perfectly to the center of the object (relative to the camera) even while using perspective

So, Im trying to constrain a camera to view an object perfectly in the center... Ive set a constraint on my camera so that it uses "track to" to point at the center of my shape. However, I ...
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2D Bounding box around object for different camera's (different positions) - Blender 2.9

I am a beginner in Blender and Blender scripting. Currently I am trying to create a script that automatically renders images of a single object from different camera viewpoints. I use the following ...
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Automate the rotation of camera around an object with python

I have a 3D model of a liver and I wanted to get the rendered images of the model from various angles like the ones shown below. The path the camera would traverse would be roughly circular/...
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bind camera to marker via python

I'm developing a script that exports and imports timeline markers with binded cameras. Printing marker info and exporting are working fine. The problem is the last step of the import script. This is ...
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How do I set up a Follow Path constraint and also control its influence?

I need to add a Follow Path constraint to an object and also set up key frames to turn off the influence of that constraint after one rotation around the path: https://docs.blender.org/api/current/bpy....
Graham Thomas's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
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How to use the rotation matrix calculated by Matlab in Blender?

Good morning, For a project, I created in MATLAB a scene composed of an object and twelve cameras looking at it. With the tool box of MATALB, I got the rotation matrix and the translation vector for ...
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Choose arbitrary vector as "up_axis" for camera with "Track To"-constraint

Hello guys! To programmatically add a constraint to the camera in my scene, I do the following: ...
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how to get camera locations and euler rotations for 3d points hemisphere surface?

I am rendering multiple-views of an object placed at the center of the hemisphere(with known center C and radius R). I would like to know how to compute camera 3d locations and corresponding Euler ...
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Camera following a circular path around object stops after 1 rotation, I want to have it loop over and over [duplicate]

I set my camera to rotate around an object by having it follow a bezier circle, but it stops moving after 1 rotation.I have linked the video here. https://i.sstatic.net/b0Jx7.jpg
Priyam Panchal's user avatar
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Auto turntable animation

First, I tried to do my first turning table with Blender that I do not master through tutorials and eventually I succeed. I regret that I cannot make the "same turntable" for each models in ...
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How to rotate the camera around an object and then zoom?

I followed this approach for animating the camera around an object. Once the rotation is done, how to zoom or translate the camera toward another location on the scene ? I did not find any easy way ...
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Arrary script wont create a a duplicate

im trying to create a script that does basically what the array does. My code only moves the active object but does not duplicate and move the duplicate. ...
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