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Boolean Modifier not working

I'm trying to model an M16 but it's not going so well when it comes to the magazine of the weapon. Next to the magazine is a mesh. I want to cut holes in the mag with that mesh. But the magazine just ...
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Adding a 'distortion effect' to a model

I'm trying to add a 'distorted' effect to a model. Are there any tools that can make this a more easy process? Pictures with the effect I'm going for below.
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Boolean Modifiers not working normally [duplicate]

When using a Boolean modifier on an object, the "Operation" choices (Difference, Union, Intersect) are all not working normally. Choosing "Union" makes it do the effect of "Intersect" and "Difference" ...
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Why do shaders have a normal input?

It is probably a very stupid question but why do have many shaders (diffuse, glossy, ...) a normal input ? What happens with that normal input ? Maybe it helps when I clarify the background of my ...
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How to add textures to a collada file imported from Fuse

I purchased Fuse Character Creator and made a rigged model that I imported into Blender from Fuse. The model is a Collada File and it comes in fine, the model comes rigged and is fully poseable except ...
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How to turn a mesh inside out, like a sock?

I am working with a 3D scan of an object that has convex ridges. Here is a screenshot of the object: I am trying to use the interior of the model to create a space for a video game. As you can see in ...
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Different Color When Rendered? (Not Material)

I have made a model of a building. I was using the make face tool, but when I extruded it, it was a different color than the rest. Its not any different material or anything either...
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How do I keep particles still?

I have a particle system that just doesn't want to stay still. I turned off all physics for it (including gravity) and removed all force fields, but they still move. Here's a gif of how they move: ...
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Why does my model look messy and contains dents when I turn on the multi-resolution modifier?

I wanted to see what my model looked like so far in sculpt mode with the multi-resolution modifier and it looks like total garbage. I'm new to blender so my model does have a lot of overlapping ...
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Turning a 2D profile into a 3D ring

I have tried modelling this myself several different ways, and attempted a number of tutorials but just seem to be having no luck. I have the following 2D profile that I created: It's intended to ...
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Moire Like Blinking when preview rendering problem [duplicate]

I found, that some faces are blinking (like Moire effect) while rotating in preview. Is this normal? Reboot didn't help. Blender version is 2.76 OS is Windows 10 prof. Video is GeForce GTX 770. ...
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Texture Node in the cycle render

I am working on cycle render using MakeHuman model. On MakeHuman , model has some texture images. I remark for example when I do a person with t-shirt that there is two images shirt_normals.png and ...
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Black areas appear when using Glossy and Normal Map, Cycles

When I add a normal map to glossy, glass or any reflective material there are appearing black zones and spots on it, like the light is not reflected there. And it doesn't matter of normal maps, and ...
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Why is this reflection incorect? [duplicate]

I am making an illustration in Cycles Render of a table with a lamp and a Magic-8 ball below it. Here's what it looks like when I render: On closer look, the reflection in the ball is wrong given ...