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How to render the black lines at the edges of an object? [duplicate]

How to render an image like this with black lines ? Image taken from the following faceboock page: https://www.facebook.com/glenyrenner/posts/1308258389303606?pnref=story
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Freestyle is confusing me - Cycles Blender [duplicate]

I have been trying for the past 3 days to try and get freestyle to work in Blender cycles, but I can only find tutorials for Blender Internal. I don't like working in Internal, but I can't figure ...
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What's the most efficient way to draw edges for an object? [duplicate]

What's the most efficient way to draw edges for an object? By efficient I mean quick in drawing and efficient in rendering. Example: Adding red edges to a box.
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Can Cycles do a Gooch Shader?

Now that 2.68 has introduced a toon bdsf, is it possible to recreate the Gooch shader? Insight, links, or a nodes screenshot would be great.
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Is it possible to render outlines in BI/Cycles using this technique for the BGE?

I want to achieve this outline effect outside of the game engine for animations, without using freestyle. Is it possible to make this effect work in Cycles or BI?
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Rendering freestyle lines in Cycles

I've been using BI to render objects as meshes using freestyle edges. I'm now trying to learn to use Cycles. Is it possible to render freestyle edges in Cycles? If so, how?
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Add outline to object

When you select an object in blender a yellowish ring appears around it. And no matter how much your rotate your view or the object, the outline will only appear on the visible outline of the object. ...
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Freestyle is not exporting with the object

Here is what it looks like in Blender Render (Not Cycles). This is how I set it up. Basically, I'm trying to export it, but it's not including the "Freestyle" lines. When I open up the ....
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Vector math to get Curve object silhouette

If you color ramp the Facing output of a Layer Weight node, you can make a mask of faces at glancing angles. This can be used as a material based silhouette mask for effects, or directly as line art. ...
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Cycles outline objects

I want to add the outline effect in all, not only border. How and can do this in Cycles fast? I've searched for many pages, but all the methods did not work because I did something wrong.
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How to draw very thin line on cube?

I want to draw black and thin line on cube like this building. I tryed loop cut, but I don't know how to add color on loop cut line. How should I do?
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Make Cycles materials transparent but present in BI

I am using a multi-scene setup to render out some passes in Blender Internal for anti-aliasing purposes. I have a primary scene with Cycles materials, and a secondary Blender Internal scene. The ...
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Regular outline but for a transparent material

I am trying to have my mesh with an Outline but at the same time being transparent inside. The outline has to be only on the parts that would be viewable as if the mash was not transparent (I don't ...
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Rig rendering as black in Cycles

I have put together a basic scene with a light source casting onto a rig copied over from another file. The textures appear normal in texture preview and in EEVEE, but when rendering in Cycles the rig ...
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