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Blender grease pencil shape keys

is there any possible way to achieve a similar result like here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tbp95snCPr4 with grease pencil? Or is there somewhere shape keys for the internal grease pencil tool? ...
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How do I get this rainbow to fade and disappear?

I'm very new to Blender. I had wanted to learn it some day and my young daughter has decided to make a TV show, so I guess that time is now. I'm using version 2.91 and working in 2D. The rainbow is a ...
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there are easy way to set / order 2d object depth in blender?

there are easy way button / shortcut / plugin to set depth each object in blender? TLDR: I need button / function like this: Long Version: I'm (try to) use blender for 2d animation, where I import ...
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In Blender 2.83, what happened to Overlay Blend-type in Grease Pencil?

I recently upgraded from Blender 2.81a to 2.83.0. In 2.81, Overlay was a Blend-mode option in Grease Pencil (and I often used it to add specular highlights in 2D work): In 2.83.0, Overlay appears to ...
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How to edit material of grease pencil stroke across all keyframes?

I'm very new to Blender and have a simple question. I have an animated Grease Pencil stroke and would like to edit its color. I don't want it to be changing colors in the animation, I just want to ...
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How to get 2d pixel coordinates of multiple objects bounding boxes from rendered image with python in blender 2.8?

I know there're many questions similar to mine, but they are a bit too old and not working with newest version of blender. I found this two, but have no idea how to use them: ...
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Is there a way to export a blender grease pencil animation to svg?

I know that an svg file can come animated, either internally or via sprite sheets. is it possible to take a 2d animation made in blender and export an animated svg file, with all of it's frames?
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Workflow for 2.5D pixel art texturing

I'm working on a game that is supposed to look like Octopath Traveler. So I need 3D models with pixel art textures. But I'm having a lot of trouble figuring out the texturing part. I can unwrap the ...
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The Blender Image Editor's zooming feature has rough filtering than other 2D software

I loaded an image to the image editor for reference and scaled for fit my screen it. And I got pretty rough filtered view. Other 2D software shows smooth filtering. To help you understand rough ...
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erasing part of grease pencil strokes

I am fairly new to using blender for 2d animation, and just blender in general. I'm trying to use the grease pencil to animate. I feel like I'm missing something simple but cant find it out. I am ...
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Tips for importing 2D Storyboards for drawing 2D Keyposes?

New to Blender coming from Adobe Animate, jumping into my first film drawn in it. I have completed storyboards and am moving into animation. Normally, I would have a storyboard layer and would time ...
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How to convert grease pencil thick controur into 2d-mesh?

I have a thick grease pencil object that looks in object mode the following way: What I want is to convert those orange lines from their contour into 2D-mesh (vertexes connected by edges). But if I ...
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How can I colour / fill up an arc surface in 2D animation

I was using arc in draw mode to create a shape For now, I only know how to fill up a flat surface, but not for when I make an arc surface like this one:
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How do I add thickness to my cardboard cut-out image-as-plane?

Greetings fellow Blenderers. This is a continuation of the issue first presented here. I have a very nice 2d plane that has both my PBR cardboard texture as well as the single image with alpha-channel....
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Is it possible that "bloom" affects grease-pencil object in 2.8 with EEVEE engine?

So I am trying to do a animation where a TV emits light (bloom) and affects objects around it. I already activated bloom and set that plane shader to "Emission" and it works with 3d Objects, as you ...
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Eevee Grease Pencil looks different Rendered then in Viewport

Curious if this is a bug? Its been driving me crazy recently, the rendered result looks different then the view-port in Eevee using grease pencil, especially when using semi-transparent materials as ...
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Project on a 3D model

I have rendered an image from my 3D model and I do some processing on the image and now I add (lets say) a new point on the rendered image. Is it possible in any way to project this point from the ...
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Render Grease Pencil like texture brush in painting apps (e.g. Photoshop)

I'm talking about this kind of texture brush: (made in Photoshop) I'm aware of grease pencil Surface > Stroke option, but it's not enough to emulate Photoshop (...
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How to view all layers in timeline while animating 2D?

I've been animating this project mostly on a laptop in the past. I transferred it to my new PC and wanted to keep working on it but all the layers I had opened on the timeline are no longer there. Its ...
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How to make a 90s Cel animated look in blender

I'm trying to created the Cel animated look in blender but with 2D animation beside, mimicking the style from the 80s and 90s I feel like theirs some nuance to it that I need to set up nodes for. ...
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Grease Pencil - Drawing screen disappeared

I am not entirely sure what I did, but the screen that lets me draw onto the frames vanished. I think I pressed an up arrow and then it disappeared, and I'm not sure how to recover it
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How to extrude the Grease Pencil draw like in sketchup?

I drew some curves with the Grease Pencil, and I want to transform it into a 3d wall. I tried researching a lot of how to do it, but i was really not able to found nothing. In the object mode, with ...
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Glitchy lines coming from the pencil strokes

There are these weird glitchy lines coming from the end of the stroke while I'm drawing. They also connect the two last strokes I put down between each other. Because of that, when i switch do Object ...
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2d Keyframe stays visible after adding new ones

I aded 41 keyframes by either plain drawing, duplicating or editing other keyframes, the thing is, when I try to add keyframe 42, the keyframe 41 appears on top of it, and this happens for every new ...
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The pen/pencil tool is not aligning with my tablet and tablet pen in 2.91.0 2D Animation

I'm very new to Blender so I'll do my best to explain my problem. When I draw on my Wacom Cintiq 16 tablet the drawing tool doesn't seem to be completely calibrated to my tablet pen. My tablet is ...
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Is it possible to render a 3D model and image from a 2D picture

I have begun to create custom car and motorcycle works so that I build them in real life. Is there anyone that has had any luck entering 3D models from an uploaded 2D image, and if so, how was it done?...
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Grease Pencil - 2D Animation - Curve Editing control not available / visible

I'm using Blender 2.91.2. The Curve Editing control is not displayed in 2D Animation view in Edit Mode. What do I have to do for the control to appear?
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When erasing in a new 2D frame one of the layers stays from previous and gets erased for both frames

I've been working on a 2D animation in grease pencil and was using two separate layers so I could move and copy only specific pieces from each frame to the next. So far I had been copying each frame ...
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Unable to use pen pressure in Blender using iPad

I’ve been having trouble enabling the pen pressure when using Blender grease pencil using my iPad connected to my PC using the EasyCanvas Pro app. The brush strokes I make stay the same size and ...
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Lighting in pseudo 2D game

In my scene i have 3 objects that are in exact distance from light source (camera is always in the same position). I want to every object to be affected by light in exactly same way, but as you can ...
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(2.9.1) Grease pencil stroke points automatically connecting to other points

This may be user error, so any suggestions would be much appreciated... I am using Blender 2.9.1 to do 2d illustration, using grease-pencil stroke. Whenever I draw a stroke and view it in object mode, ...
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Why does my render change the Colour of the strokes?

I'm new to Blender and use it for 2D animation and I can't figure out why it changes the colour of the strokes when I try to render it. I want it to look like in solid mode, there everything's fine! ...
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All of the sudden my grease pencil image turned green

I was working on making a character outline and suddenly the outline turns green. None of my materials are green. I noticed that there is one black line and the display is on viewport shading. Here is ...
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180 degree bone rotation stutter problem - chained Action & Driver rotation

There are a number of posts referencing 180 degree stutter/flipping issues and resolving them by using a driver in-place of a modifier/constraint - which seems to work OK for a 1-to-1 relationship. ...
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"Rotation-Rig" for 2D

I am looking for a very specific information. With my production company, I am currently working on the development of a 2D animation show. For several reasons, including economic and political, We ...
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How would I get this 3 tone lighting effect for edges?

I want to get this effect that defines the edges and then colors them with 3 tone coloring, I've tried with freestyle but I want to get the same effect, I think this wad one is workbench
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Changing the shape of a animation inserted in an image, inserted in a video sequence

(I am a newbie, working hard at learning) I know what I want but don't know how to start to get it. I have a 2d animation I have created and put over the top of a still image, that I want to use in a ...
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Help with Grease Pencil - Why do my strokes flicker?

I was hoping somebody may be able to give me some advice on the Grease Pencil issue I'm having. I'm fairly new to 2D on Blender (some experience with 3D) so I'm not sure if this is something I'm doing ...
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Stylized 2D shadows for 3D model

I am trying to create a shader that replicates the shadows from the original Sonic Riders, here I have the in game model set up with a toon shader, but I am unsure how to fully recreate this effect. ...
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How can i make Ken Burns effect with animation nodes?

I have a camera and an image in the scene. I would like to achieve random Ken Burns effect on the image with animation node with the constraint that the image will always stay inside the frame never ...
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How can I add a 2D image heatmap on a 3D surface from a specific perspective?

How can I add a 2D image heatmap on a 3D surface from a specific perspective? What I did now is that I roughly looked where the heatmap is drawn on the image (left) and texture paint it on the 3d ...
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How to correctly project texture to UV map from 3D scanned object?

I am a beginner in Blender and I am trying to get a 2D image of a scanned object with the texture correctly applied or projected. As you can see, in the right section I have the 3D object with its ...
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Why is object plane with texture appearing smaller in camera view, when cameras dimensions are smaller than the object?

I made my texture twice the size of the cameras resolution but it's appearing smaller. Will it be pixelated when I render out the scene?
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Stroke Color Changed within the same Material?

I am new to Blender, and Im using it for basic 2D animations. I was drawing something while suddenly I realized that the outline stroke has changed color. The old shapes in the same object and using ...
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Can we translate 3d data into faked 2d data? It seems possible to fake 3d by using 2d images.changing size and shape

There is a some excitement about using an animation platform for web sites. People say it is powerful and fast. So, for employment purposes since I am a software engineer, I have taken the task of ...
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Designing a sticker template based on a 3D model

I'm an absolute rookie in Blender, but recently I faced a hands-on challenge. I feel like Blender can help me out with it. I want to print and cut decals for my gamepad, something like that: The ...
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How to model into a 2d image?

Ive been trying to figure out how one would start doing something like this If you didnt have a 3d scan of the model to work around, but only a 2d image of the person, how would you estimate ...
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How to run reload current image from disk automatically

I am using Blender 2.8. I loaded a video file as background image in the 2D Animation mode, and want to draw some strokes to trace the video. But when I change the current frame, the video image ...
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grease pencil rouded corners

when I draw animations with grease pencil I always get pointed and flat corners, is there a way to set the strokes corners to rounded similar to how you can in illustrator?
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2D cutout object transparency

EDIT 2: I realized with cycles on it almost works as suggested but I only get a "shadowed" version of the tree to control tranparency: Do you know how to make it so it shows the original color ...