Questions tagged [3d-view]

The viewport (also known as the 3D view) is where the user interacts with most 3D elements of the scene. Use this tag for questions related to the viewport.

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Custom image/HDRI background for solid/wireframe shading modes

I have a scene where using the X-Ray feature of the Solid / Wireframe shading modes is essential to my modelling process, however, I need to see the background HDRI as well. Material Preview and ...
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Animating the View Frustum [duplicate]

Is it possible to animate the view frustum in Blender so one can switch from Perspective View to Orthographic View (and vice versa) in an animated smooth (possibly with easing) manner? Maybe it's ...
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Adding 3D Text in Video editing

Is there a way to make the text that you can add in the video editor apear to look 3D? I want to add 3D knock out text on top an existing video. Or is it possible to create the 3D text in the 3D ...
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How to place an object higher on the plane via Python?

I need to make an image in which there are two objects when one of them is located regularly on the plane but the second is actually a bit on top of the first one when they do not touch each other. It ...
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How do I separate parts from an object? [duplicate]

I have downloaded an FBX object and now I want to separate the face parts so I can move each part of it.
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Assigning textures to a certain area of the model? [duplicate]

How can I apply textures from the selected areas to the model ?
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Which rotation technique is used mostly in 3D graphic? [closed]

In 6 techniques: trigonometry, complex numbers, vectors, matrices, quaternions and multivectors; which rotation technique is used mostly in 3D graphic In Blender? I read about these 6 techniques in ...
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nothing is affecting viewport

I opened my donut project that I had been working on, and all of my materials and properties had been gone and were not showing up on my donut in viewport, except they were all still in the properties ...
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spray/foam/bubbles not showing final render and viewport shading

Picture: All I see are the particles as the blue-green dots, When rendered or shaded it doesn't show up. Please help!
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How to fix an incorrectly working eyes texture?

I found a problem with incorrect display of eye texture. In Texture Paint, everything works fine if Viewport Shading is solid. But in Material Preview and Rendered, the sclera of the eye becomes gray, ...
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How do I get rid of this red dot

I have tried to look online but I haven't found anything. There is a red dot on my screen in only this blender file, and only in the layout tab. It isn't an annotation and it isn't an object, and it ...
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Combine single wavefront .obj objects into an animation sequence

Given many .obj files that represent the 3D pose estimation for each frame of a clip, how to combine the .obj files to form an ...
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GPU VRAM exceeding memory , What is the best way to break my scene up?

Im having GPU VRAM exceeding memory (I have RTX 3090 24 gb) on a very large scene and want to find the right solution if I should have two render layers breaking the scene up or two different blend ...
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Lights not showing in viewport or render

I'm currently working on a project in which I am trying to add different lights to. I've added a sun light, spotlight and point light and none of them are showing up in the viewport or render. I have ...
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Rendered water looks different in viewport

I followed a tutorial on god rays as I thought would make my project more interesting (I had a cube with a water material on it before and it didn't look as good) and since it starts with a plane and ...
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When I choose the shading mode, the under working view of the selection was hidden [duplicate]

I don't know what I did with the mouse, the under working view was hidden all of the selection, and I can't find it. How can I open the view of the under working view?
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Blender UI very slow in Layout, solid mode, but normal speed in wireframe mode; 2.93.6; appears to be 'shadow' shading issue

Blender Layout/Solid Mode takes about 6 seconds to switch objects - so if I select an object in my scene, I have to wait 5-8 seconds for the object to become highlighted and if I press NumberPad '.' ...
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how to write text in the 3d viewport as statistics does?

Is it possible to "write" in the viewport as statistic does? or this? ...and no, i don't wanna parent text objects to my camera.... ;)
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How to turn of this strange partial X-ray on orthographic view? [duplicate]

There's this strange partial X-ray when I'm in orthographic view and I can't seem to turn it off. As you can see X-ray is off, wireframe is off, and it doesn't do this in perspective view. Any ideas?
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Sculpting tool wont work for any object that I place

The starting object I can sculpt, all others I can’t, I don’t understand why. I have seen the thread where it explained that the clip end should not be set to infinite, and it even had a nice picture. ...
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Adding particle system deletes/hides my main material?

When I add a particle system, it makes my main material suddenly die. See here: https://streamable.com/rcycq3. How do I avoid this?
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Light: viewport (material!) artifact /clouds

I constantly get these weird artifacts when using point lights with IES. In the viewport, they look like massive fog clouds, mostly square/cube-ish. This doesn't just massively slow down my viewport, ...
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Are there any individual settings that should be checked after shrinking the model with the S key?

After scaling the models down to a tenth of the size I was working before, the animation preview would not play. (I down the size by S key.) When I tried to play it back, it would freeze at frame 1, ...
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What is the easiest way to move object using 3 points (to have same transform for two objects)

Usually when I work with photogrammetry or in other usages, I need to combine two meshes that have different position, rotation and sometime even scale. The best way to solve this problem is by ...
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Specify Ortho View instead of Toggling

View > Perspective/Orthographic (Numpad 5) allows you to toggle between them. I'd like to specify Ortho without toggling, using python. Here is what I have so far: ...
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3D Viewport & UV Editor: Tool settings shows up under header in UI

I keep having this incredibly annoying situation where the tool settings show up under the header bar. I haven't figured out any pattern to why and when it does this but I would like to know how to ...
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Grease Pencil weird render

I'm trying to draw on meshes and keep the mesh as a fill color (still a mesh). First, I added a solidify modifier on the mesh I'm gonna draw on and set the thickness to -.01. Then I set my grease ...
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How can you change which direction it is facing when you look directly from the Z-Axis?

Probably not the best choice on how to word the question but it was the only way I could figure out how to word it. My problem is probably a relatively simple one but I have tried messing around the ...
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Viewport is screwing up

I've been progressively saving a project using mac. In the latest save, the viewport shading modes are completely screwed up. However, previous saves look ok. I've restarted, quit, re-opened.. pretty ...
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What material is it? (Holdout node)

I got an asset from internet to make cool cards, they have 2 layers, the first one is for object and the second for the card it self. And my question is: What material it is? Does this material just ...
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How do I have a background image for each axis

Sorry if that's not the exact terms, I'm kinda new here. My goal is to make this kind of background where you can have one image per axis. I used to know it (these images are from one of my project) ...
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Improve visual look of multi transparent objects

I made this carbon atom with orbitals but I'm struggling with the look of the orbitals. First, I want the orbitals to be transparent, so that also the nucleus is visible. But, I want clear orbitals ...
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How to set view to XY-plane in python script? [duplicate]

I want to set the view to the XY-plane by using python script, so I have this as a result: How can I do this?
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How to "Disable in Renders" on multiple selected objects? 2.93

I'm trying to disable rendering on various selected Objects in the 3D View. But the here mentioned CTRL + H only shows me hide collection. Because of the nature of my project the objects are splitted ...
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Create axis in same location as camera object

I feel like I've been searching for the wrong terms. Appologies if so. I have a camera object retuned from fspy. I now want to work IN this view axis, not in the origin or files axis. So how do I ...
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How can I store and restore a 3D view per view layer?

I'm working on a construction scene with a number of view layers managing the different work contexts (different buildings, different floors, structural elements, plumbing, electricity, etc.). I'd ...
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Alt+Q doesn’t work in edit mode anymore

I'm working with a MacBook, so I use Alt+Q to simulate the Numpad shortcuts. It works fine in object mode, but when I switch to edit mode.... nothing happens. Is there a preset I need to activate? I'm ...
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Black texture on model (Possible UV issue or glitch)

So I'm having a bit of a problem with a model, after opening up the file (imported) it shows up black all over the model except for the eyes and mouth. I assume this is some sort of UV issue, if I ...
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How to rotate the view around center of the (3D Viewport) screen?

I would like to know if and how it would be possible to rotate around the center of the screen. My current settings are: Orbit around selection. Zoom to mouse position. This works well until your ...
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Adding "Mist overlay" in live Viewport Render Display - Cycles

Hi lovely Blender community, I mostly work on larger environment scenes in which depth plays a decisive role. Now there are several methods to get this, either you render volumes (which unfortunately ...
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Megascan object, viewport shadow is odd black

Updated: Here is my packed Blender file: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/18oEstq5oBS_6ILUNNtZeRxpP4Fthnnhx?usp=sharing Thanks to Lemon! Hi everyone, I've been trying to import Megascan objects ...
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How do you switch from grease pencil mode to 3d mode/?

How do you switch from grease pencil mode to 3d mode/view? I did a drawing in grease pencil mode that I'd like to bring into 3D mode with the end goal of converting the strokes into a mesh but I do ...
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My Viewport shows weird dots in Material Preview and in Render Mode

So I Started modelling my car model and when I just try to preview it in Material View it keeps showing these weird black dots. It also keeps showing in render previews (Eevee & Cycles). But the ...
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Using two different GPUs for display and rendering

In the GPU Rendering manual https://docs.blender.org/manual/en/latest/render/cycles/gpu_rendering.html it states that when rendering heavy scenes on the GPU it is best to have two different gpus: One ...
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Light in viewport and in render are not the same [closed]

I have a difference of light between my viewport and my render I don’t understand where it comes from, there is nothing that obstructs the field of vision Images
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unwanted discrepancy between solid viewport and rendered viewport

I have a Digital Elevation Model (DEM) that I imported into blender and overlaid ontop of google geodata using the Blender GIS add on. The DEM layer (shown in white in the 3D viewport) looks correct ...
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my meshes leave an after image

when im in viewport solid mode my meshes get covered with weird artifacts and leave after images. this only happens in solid mode, and switching to any of the other modes clears them. here's the mesh ...
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is there a way to export 3D model as a 3D rather than 2D render? [duplicate]

I want to post my 3D models on social media, not as a screenshot but in 3D view. (See this article for an example.) Like if someone is opening it then he/she can have a full 3D view of it (mobile/...
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My model doesn't export as seen in blender

When i see my model in blender (both solid mode and rendered mode) it appears with no problem, But when i export it (fbx obj or dae) it has some kind of deformation. More info : I have no texture (...

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