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Why Do My Objects Render Without Materials? [Ceramic] [duplicate]

So, I'm trying to make some ceramic (copied some nodes from online) objects for a practice project, but I can't get it to show up when Rendering. I tried to simplify, just apply it to a sphere, but I ...
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No matter how many lights or suns I add, this shiny model stays dark [duplicate]

Very new to blender, first time question. I could not find a similar problem searching existing answers. I have a rendering, and no matter how many lights or suns I add, this model stays dark. That'...
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Glossy object seems dark and non-reflective [duplicate]

Hi all, having trouble seeing a good render (cycles) of this donut I'm trying to make. Setting is glossy, but seems dark and non-reflective, just looks like puddy and basically all other BDSF looks ...
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Glossy material not seen as expected [duplicate]

I was trying to create a pit and assign a glossy material to the hole to give an appearance of a water body.So,I added a plane subdivided it,added a subsurf modifier,extruded a middle portion inwards ...
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why my rendered image is so dark? [duplicate]

Because I want see stainless steel image from blender3d, I make default blender document with a cube that have stainless steel material referencing this post(How to create realistic stainless steel ...
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Why do I have a large black and white artifact on the rendered image? [duplicate]

Cant figure out why the rendered image has a large black and white artifact (on the bottle on the right)? This is the blender file. Appreciate any tips!
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How do I get this bright colored yet plastic like reflective material

I have this object I want to make but when I try to mimic this texture with a shader in cycles , it just looks darker, no shine or reflectiveness, and does not have the same kind of almost plastic ...
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Prevent the light source from appearing in the reflection

I have a glossy, metallic ball, rendered below. My problem is that you can clearly see the two lights used in the render. This lighting looks O.K. in the example, but what would I do if I wanted to ...
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How can I render objects with very shiny surfaces?

I am trying to render a kitchen sink / Faucet Here is another reference image of what I want What I have got so far is this Settings for World: I have used an environment map HDRI with 0 ...
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Shiny black leather in cycles

I'm trying to make black, shiny leather straps with blender cycles as seen in this picture (for example): But I have a couple problems. First of all, the straps are supposed to be completely black, ...
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How do I make a surface look like a polished one in Blender?

I am making some spheres like these . Hence I need a surface similar to this.
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How to create a moving reflection on a glass surface?

Ok, I dont know whether this is an animated material or something else, but need to know how to achieve this - or even just the static look of the white glowing line on the glass surface - https://...
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Cycles: glossy material is too dark

I am new in Cycles render engine and node edit, now I want to try a simple scene with a bright steel.Here is my scene: The plane behind camera has the same angel as the camera because the cube is ...
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Why do glossy materials on my object look different to the material preview?

So I have Imported multiple materials from different websites and tried on all of them. It never worked. If I add the Material it looks normal in the preview window: But if I render the object I have ...
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How to achieve steel shiny effect [duplicate]

Im confused with the material. I have a logo below and on top monkey. The logo and the monkey have the same material. Monkey is just i want to check the steel effect. But for the text and the logo ...

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