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How would I make this glow? [duplicate]

I'm making a lightsaber in Cycles Render. I'm pretty new to blender and only started yesterday. I've been watching YouTube Videos but usually I can't access something they have and usually messes it ...
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Glow with depth in Blender?

What would be a way to create a glow in Blender. For that purpose I've been always using the compositor. However, that is pixels work, which means it is a 2d work. To make a 3d one, do I have to use ...
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How to create a fire/light effect in a spaceship engine

I was wondering how I could create this effect in blender for an animation: How can I make this bloom effect?
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How to render lightning in Cycles

How can you render a lightning bolt using Cycles?
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Creating a “halo” effect for a material in cycles?

I'm trying to achieve an effect similar to this image: However it's looking more like this: No halo; the material ends where the mesh ends. How can I set a material to look like the first image? ...
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A tube of light in a volume shader

As I had much fun with this (thx Chebhou) but gaussian functions are a bit too complex for me, i want my volume scatter cylinder to have simply a smaller cylinder emitting light inside it, from the ...
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Cycles Render passes: Glossy Direct vs. Indirect

What are the differences between the Glossy > Direct and Glossy > Indirect passes in Cycles?
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How to create a glowing object in a light background?

I am creating an atom model and want a glowing nucleus in cycles render. Something like this. My nucleus is a single sphere. I need it to glow but I need a light background. Is it possible? This is ...
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How could a lightsabers bright core be maintained when motion blurred?

Without motion blur it looks like this: With motion blur and shutter 1.0 The core dissolves: The compositing is similar to Post-processing Lightsabers in Blender
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best way to add a glowing material

I'm trying to make a model of the GN blades from gundam, tried different materials, like emission, but it doesnt look good altogether, tried turning the blade translucent green, and inserting a ...
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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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Problems achieving glow around lights

Ok, new to using compositing nodes/tweaking the world color here but just watched some tutorials on low key lighting and looked at How to create a glowing fog effect to mimic their fog glare node ...
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Trying to recreate an effect that envolves emission and cant get it right at all

this is a picture of the effect I am doing The original work: https://instagram.com/p/BjFdQfEgthj/ I just can't seem to get the same glow like effect. I'm not sure if I am missing something with ...
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light-Saber / Dr Strange VFX

fellas! Does anybody know how to recreate in Blender Light-Saber effect, similarly to popular plugin for after effects Saber by video-copilot, but in 3D? (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=reSXGxkyr0k) ...