Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [3d-view]

The viewport (also known as the 3D view) is where the user interacts with most 3D elements of the scene.

0
votes
1answer
18 views

How to move a selected mesh in to another collection in editmode?

So right now i have a couple meshes in the 3d view that I want want to move into another collection. When I am in object mode and select it all the meshes are highlighted. So when pressing m and move ...
1
vote
2answers
31 views

Is it possible to move the view with holding spacebar?

So right now when I want to move the view I use shift middle mouse button and move. But is it possible to move the view with spacebar and moving the mouse?
1
vote
1answer
31 views

Blender 2.8 How to rotate viewport 90 deg after Shift +7

It is in Blender 2.8 Hello , I want to work perpendicular to the surface in orthogonal view. After I press Shift +7 I get that view BUT I want to be able to rotate that view in 90 degrees increments. ...
0
votes
2answers
11 views

Can't rotate view around selected object (macbook pro)

So I'm trying to figure out how to rotate my view around an object. When I press and hold the 3rd mouse wheel button to rotate my view, it freely rotates around a non-existent point rather than my ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

A quick way to set all visible objects on a layer to non-rendered (camera icon off in 2.79)?

I'd need a quick way to set the renderability (camera icon) off for all invisible hidden objects in a selected layer. Basically I am trying to make an ao bake but I'd need to turn renderability off ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

How to disable orthographic view [duplicate]

So now when I switch to side/top/back... view it switches to orthographic automatically but I want it to be in perspective and I find it annoying to switch every time with pressing '5'. I need this ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Bones are invisible and background screen in Solid View is too bright

I was working on this lego character from a course online. I created a new 2D Animation layout, the way the instructor from the course had done. I created a basic idle and running animation and saved ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

How to toggle the transparency view on edge selected mode in Blender 2.80?

The edge selection lines/outlines are partially obscuring part of the mesh I'm working on, so I would like to be able to make these lines more transparent as to more easily see what I'm working on ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Make Auto Depth ignore empties

I use the option "Auto Depth" in "Interface->View Manipulation" to improve camera rotation, so I don't have to press "." on the numpad all the time. Now when I'm working with empty images as ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

How to get dolly view to work with mouse/trackpad

I'm trying to get dolly view to work with my apple magic mouse. I have the Keymap setting as shown, but it only works in one direction. If I change the delta setting to -1, I can make it move in the ...
-2
votes
2answers
49 views

Tips for buying laptop [closed]

I am confused which laptop should I buy. I am an above beginner in blender. Can you suggest which is the best laptop for blender around $1100.
1
vote
0answers
21 views

Blender 2.8: How to render viewport animation by taking viewport antialiasing settings into account?

Do someone know how to render a viewport animation by taking the viewport antaliasing settings into account? Thank you Chris
2
votes
1answer
59 views

Blender 2.8 Viewport object visibility problem

I have this annoying problem to which I can't seem to find a solution Is there a way to enable in viewport to display rendered only objects, check out image below to see what I mean. In 2.79 it was ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

Some sculpting brush hotkeys change the view rather than the brush

Hey everyone I am new to Blender and I've been watching sculpting tutorials on hotkeys for the sculpting brushes. A few of the brush shortcuts that involve pressing shift and a number for example (...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

Why are my render results not coming out the same as viewport?

When I render my scene, it renders the solid view shading instead rendered view shading. How do I fix this?
-1
votes
1answer
24 views

How to 3d scan images in blender

I want to know how can real world objects can be 3d scanned in blender so that we can use it in blender. Please tell all steps of doing that and also the time required in doing so.
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Large Landscapes (A.N.T.) Performance?

I've been trying to use the A.N.T. Landscape addon to design some large landscapes for Unreal Engine 4. The problem is when I try to use large subdivision counts to visualize the details (Because I'm ...
0
votes
3answers
27 views

UV-Mapping not correct on 3d model but in UV-Editor

Recently I started texturing parts of my model and came across a problem I cannot figure out a solution. I unwrapped the model as I liked and created a simple transparency map to not use any ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Zooming glitch in viewport?

This is a very weird thing happening in the viewport, when I try to zoom in in perspective, as soon as I get close to the object it instantly shoots me back several hundred "feet", and each time it ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

How to use camera positioning like in old versions?

This might be a naive question, however, in the old days of blender, there used to be key bindings for camera adjustments. Those allowed to enter camera view mode and then use the "fly camera" mode. ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

In Blender 2.8, 3D Viewport shading render mode is missing. How do I get it back?

I've gotten to a state where my render option in the 3D Viewport is missing. I can render just fine using EEVEE. The screenshot is missing the camera and light, but I've added those and it makes no ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

Blender 2.8, missing a few things

I just downloaded blender 2.8 from the site, i was watching a tutorial and i noticed the tutorial had things i didn't in it. Im missing a wigets bar and a transform tool. All the red circled things.
0
votes
0answers
19 views

How to disable auto move when clicking and dragging anything

currently in blender, when you click and hold on anything it auto moves with your cursor..how do i disable this, so that when you click something in the 3d viewport it doesnt start to move, just stays ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

Blender 2.8 + eGPU Vega 56 + Mac - issue rendering viewport on Rendered and Texture setting

Just added eGPU with Vega 56 to my Mac setup and while it works in all but one aspect of Blender, there is an issue when I tell Viewport to use eGPU Vega 56 for Rendered and Textured views. Any idea ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Turn off incremental render

Is there a way to turn off the incremental rendering, so it only updates the viewport once the render is finished? I'm using the "render preview" in 3D viewport, with eevee. When I rotate the view ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Object alignment between Viewport and Render are different

I am loving learning to use Blender for visualization of biological samples. However, I have run into a problem. In the Viewport, my models are aligned with my input data, as below: In the rendered ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

Slow edit mode in blender

I have a problem now bigger than learning 3d My machine When i create a Suzanne monkey in a new file in blender When i put subdiv modifier at 3 and try to grab a vertix it's slow a bit but when ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views

Roll view while looking through camera

I am painting grease pencil based on a fixed camera angle. The camera itself is locked and won't move. I am looking through it, but the camera is not locked to view, so I can still pan and zoom ...
2
votes
1answer
29 views

When I open blender it loads a previous project

when I open up blender it loads a previous project. When I load factory settings it resets but then when I re-enter blender, the project is still there!!! I don't know what to do I tried deleting it ...
0
votes
0answers
134 views

Python 2.8 custom texture painting active tool

I'm working on a addon that has a custom active tool in the viewport. This tool is supposed to allow you to do basic texture painting, while at the same time doing some other stuff. My problem is, ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

How to move 3D cursor to point in bezier circle?

Can anyone help me find solutions for these questions: I want to move 3D Cursor to red point. When I left click to red point, I don't know if 3D cursor really points to red point or not. I want to ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Strange Shading Problems In Render

When I render my project I get this weird black shading at the back side of the model; the event only occurs in render. Using the loop cut tool does reduce this effect but not entirely and still ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Camera pivoting onto 3D Cursor rather than selected object

Through the viewport, by pressing the NumpadPeriod (the decimal point on the numpad), the camera focuses on the 3D Cursor, rather than the vertices I have selected, how do I fix this issue? I am ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

why does not freestyle line be seen in 2.80 viewport?

As you see in above picture, just checking 'freestyle' in right panel let the viewport show you outline of object in v2.79 blender renderer.(rendered mode not wireframe mode) But in v2.80 Eevee ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Blender 2.8 Lag issue on grease pencil with multiple layers. Possible temporary solution

There is a good amount of lag when drawing extensively. Adding lines isn't slowed down thankfully but erasing is a notable problem as well as sculpting. Until 2.8 is optimized for performance, there ...
1
vote
0answers
14 views

How to visually disable (“hide”) Smooth Shading in Edit Mode only?

In Blender 2.8, is it possible to visually disable Smooth Shading ONLY in Edit Mode? I want the surface of my model to soften in Object Mode or render preview, but at the same time, when I enter Edit ...
0
votes
2answers
21 views

Change radii & speed of “rotate view”?

When I hold MMB, I rotate my view around a point. Somehow, I accidentally caused the camera to rotate around a large circle. Then, I bound the camera to a marker, and the view jumped to the origin, ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

There was a problem with displaying the reference

This moment I have version of Blender is (blender-2.80.0-git.6815efc3ff85-windows64) from 13.04.2019 References are visible only in render mode (shading) References are not visible only in solid ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

Why does my custom addon panel gets deleted after I press x to delete objects in my scene?

Trying to write a beginner addon in 2.8 that takes an input row and column variable, and then creates a row xcolumn calendar. My code worked, but my addon kept disappearing after I press "x" to delete ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

How do you execute bpy operations in the python console that requires you to hover your mouse over the 3D view port?

I just want to enter bpy.ops.view3d.snap_cursor_to_center() in my python console just to see how it works. I am getting the error: ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

invert R+R rotation mouse movement

I'd like to invert the behavior of the mouse movement when R+R rotating so that when I rotate a sphere from the inside, the sphere follows the cursor rather than going in opposite directions. I've ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Middle mouse (Logitech G602) button doesn't rotate view

Middle button doesn't rotate view on Logitech G602 mouse on Windows 10 x64 machine with the latest Logitech Gaming Software utility. I did check the settings in the Logitech app. Middle click is ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

I created a scene in blender. But when I rendered it there were no textures. Why?

Today, I created a scene in blender having glass table modeled. And everything had materials( The legs of table were steel and the 'Glass Table Top' was glass). I applied texture with Normals, Gloss, ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Lock views in orthographic mode

Is there a way to lock orthographic views in Blender 2.8? Kind regards, Andre
2
votes
0answers
31 views

can't edit circle in edit mode

I am trying create a circle in blender 2.79. But in edit mode, I can't see some point (read line in end 2nd picture). Can you tell me how to setting it same with 2nd pictue?
0
votes
1answer
24 views

All Objects suddenly invisible in 3D Viewer [duplicate]

I was editing my model in edit mode when suddenly everything disappeared. Things I tried: Alt + H in case I accidentally hid anything, no effect Creating a new object, e.g. a cube, also invisible ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Viewport animation just tanked to 3FPS out of nowhere

I was trying to create an animation and moving some bones around when out of nowhere my formerly 60fps viewport just tanked to 3fps. I'm not doing anything too demanding either, just making a low poly ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

I cant see geometry in viewport

I have a serious problem that is sort of noob, but still, I tried everytihng I could think of. Went into Google, and I checked lots of posts, but I still couldnt. I did not have this problem before, ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

Blender 2.8 alt-lmb orbit view snapping

TL;DR What is this damn thing, and how do I turn it off? I'm trying to work out a smooth workflow for using the new grease pencil object on an NTrig based convertible laptop. The first problem with ...
1
vote
0answers
64 views

How to get rid of fireflies in blender 2.8 mesh

When I use image reference in Blender 2.8 viewport, I'm getting these fireflies I read this and this discussions, but here it's happening in the mesh, not on the rendered image. It doesn't happen ...