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how to create a light streak(trail) in Blender 2.8? [duplicate]

Does anyone know how to create a light streak(trail) in Blender 2.8? this following tutorial shows how to do it in an earlier version of Blender, but I could not make the smooth light streaks in the ...
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Is it possible to simulate a long exposure shot in Blender?

I am well aware of the Exposure setting, however that appears to just change the luminosity of the image (doesn't make sense to have the option even there if that is all it does, any other insights?). ...
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How can I do glowing halo particles/special effects in Cycles?

Now, I've been wanting to create special effects in Blender (Cycles), but I don't know how to do it. For example (just a picture I googled): Or: I can't figure out how to do this in Blender (...
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How to make precisely defined trails along orbits in space

I'll be animating a large number of small objects following pre-calculated orbits. I'd like to add glowing trails that follow the orbit with an intensity that drops off with a specified decay function....
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Track object and draw path on top of video

Is it possible to achieve a result like this using Blender, where the trail of the ball is drawn on the video? (Screen capture from the video) https://youtu.be/PZrky67hBSs?t=64 I've only really used ...
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How Do I Create a self drawing 2D Shape?

Major Noob Question here but I want to create a 2d shape that seems to draw itself like in this video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLNmtk67unY I saw in KaptainKrisitan's videos and wanted ...
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Synchronize an object following a path and the appearance of the path

Using a Follow Path constraint as well as Cegaton's answer from this page, I am trying to make a path appear behind a car as it follows a path. Unfortunately, the speed at which the car and the path ...
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Trails Behind Projectiles

How would I add comic-like trails to projectiles, such as arrows? I have an example from YouTube, but the effect is done in another software. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K4lmGGSsFYg The effect ...
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is it possible to have particles with tails using Cycles?

An example of the effect I'm going for can be found here, with the particles going into the brain. They have a glow around them, and a small tail behind them which has a sort of falloff.
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How to create haze around a uv sphere with emission shader [duplicate]

So, I have this lit up ball on a black background. The background needs to be black, and i would like a sort of haze around the ball. Other questions did not solve my problem. I was thinking ...
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Shining reflection

How can I add a very slight "glowy" shine on places where light is directly pointing at. Just like in real life. I always need to do it with photoshop afterwards, but in one of Gleb Alexandrovs ...
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How can you Path Extrude over time?

I want to extrude along a path over time so as to animate a path growing over time. How can I do that in Blender?
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How Do I Make A Trace Effect Similar to Tron: Legacy Light Cycle Scene

I am trying to make an effect similar to the effect in Tron: Legacy in the light cycle scene. I am aiming for the effect found from 0:04 through 0:12 in the video I linked. I feel like using a ...
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How do I create a light streak like this?

I am trying to figure out how to make these light streaks inside a tube, I have been trying to make a light follow a path inside a glass tube but it doesn't look anywhere near this. Any advice? https:...
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extrude and animate a polygon along path [duplicate]

Hello I have to make an animation with this shape, but i cant find out any tutorial to explain me the method to achieve the result I'm looking for. I would like to extrude and animate a square shaped ...