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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Align viewport rotation to normal vector like Shift+7 in edit mode

I know this question has been asked and answered before but the behavior I want is what ⇧ Shift + Num 7 exactly does in edit mode which is to align the viewport to "face" the element ...
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How to view seams in object mode?

Any way to get marked seams to show in object mode? I know I can draw the seams with grease pencil on top of the model but would be nice if there's a way to show the seams instead. or hide all the ...
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Disappearance of 3D axis from viewport

In my recent project work, I did something that resulted in the disappearance of the 3D axis in the viewport of the "Layout" workspace, not only that all that four buttons(including zoom ...
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Where do I find a button “Lock Layers and Used Camera to Scene” in Blender 2.92.0?

Where do I find a button "Lock Layers and Used Camera to Scene" (the lock icon in a 3D viewport) in Blender 2.92.0? Rendered Picture is not what active camera shows
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Cannot find Background Images feature in Blender 2.8 - follow up

I'm new to this forum, don't have "reputation" pints to answer, that's why I'm doubling this post: Cannot find Background Images feature in Blender 2.8 So, it's possible to import images and ...
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How to hide 3D viewport settings

Is there a way to hide these 3D viewport settings? I use this small panel as a preview for the camera, but it is obscured by settings that I don't need here.
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mp4 file in empty frame

I want to insert a mp4 video in blender. I took a empty object and load a video at Object Data Properties > Image. The video works only in the viewport shading solid. The video in the empty object ...
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View gets messier as I advance in a project

Hi everyone, I've been trying out blender lately following Guru's tutorials. Sadly, the more I advance into any project, the more difficult it gets to move my view around (not talking about camera but ...
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Unable to see HDRI in background

I've just been looking at various similar questions and can't seem to find the solution so thought I'd try asking here juts in case someone has had a similar issue. I've been working with this project ...
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Missing default hdri in shading option

Am new to blender currently am learning from certain youtube tutorials. The problem is in all the youtube videos a shiny ball is seen the viewport of the shading option which is seen in most of the ...
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Perspective view Distorted

I’m using Blender 2.92 Normally When suddenly the perspective view got distorted as shown on the first picture 1- The orthographic view works fine as shown on the Second picture. 2- There’s no ...
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Blender 2.9 viewport overlays - show everything but verts, edges and faces in edit mode

To turn off everything but the vertices, edges and faces, we must disable everything in viewport overlays and leave itself simply on. Then, we need to turn the settings back on we have to sort of ...
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Viewport render image > How to render custom background color?

I want to render my viewport. I know how to do that. I also know how to change the background color of the viewport. Unfortunately both solutions i know (gradient color in preferences and this guy ...
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How can I create an object that changes from low poly to high poly as I zoom in?

Basically I want to create a video game like effect where when you zoom in with the viewport the low poly mesh is replaced with a high poly one. I now you can do this in Unity but I have no idea how ...
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FPS drop when positioning the character

My problem is as follows (is a model ported from SFM to Blender) Animation attempt unsuccessful Solid Mode When I create a frame with the rig or in positioning mode, The FPS ends up dropping to 3 or ...
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Blender 2.9 Not Displaying DDS textures in viewport

I've heard something about Blender not rendering DDS textures in the viewport somewhat. It does seem to be true. Is there not a fix to this?
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Trouble referencing images on local Viewport

I'm facing issues when I tried to draw with reference images aside to help with complex topology. I add them in Quad View area, they are fine and appear in local view, but the moment I disable ...
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why isn't volumetrics showing up in the viewport in cycles x? [closed]

volumetrics isn't showing up in the viewport. Can anyone try it their self to view any volumetric object in blender 3.0.0 alpha(cycles x)
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I did something and now my viewport is view is odd [duplicate]

I did something now viewport solid looks like this: There is a point somewhere out at infinity projected through the shape and the only 2 faces showing are the ones in the projection. Material ...
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Beginner here, I want to do something like this [closed]

First of, I am a completely beginner of Blender 3D. I didn't even touch it in my entire life. I just finished my Photography And Videography course. I am interested in nature, environments, etc. I am ...
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Viewport and render artifact with distant objects

Using the default scene, if I select everything (cube, camera, lamp) and move everything very far away (say X = 999999, Y = 888888, Z = 777777) from the World Origin, the camera sees and renders the ...
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How do I render a viewport animation that includes the visible name of each object? [duplicate]

I have a scene with a lot of object names visible in the viewport. However, when I render a preview viewport animation, the names are no longer visible. I went through as many settings and preferences ...
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lag-3D viewport virtual machine

I'm actually working on a server with on Rtx 8000 -Driver update -virtual session Optimized for 3D -All other program like, zbrush, UE4 is working correctly. But my blender is lagging when I move in ...
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Terrible viewport error

Objects in weight paint mode, and objects not selected when in Edit/Weight Paint mode looks like this: I've tried changing clipping distance, reinstalling blender and graphics driver, changing ...
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Theres something wrong with my viewport shading

I'm a beginner and I was making a house while I found a problem. When I turn on the Scene World in viewport shading, weird shadow casts and my house turns black
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How to prevent objects inside a collection from contributing to the scene statistics

I always have multiple collections but always one for Scale References. In Scale References collection I have multiple real-world-scaled objects that I am always visually comparing with, but of course ...
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Why isn't Spin tool or mesh that has been rotated accurate when zooming in

I was working with some complex geometry and after a lot of calculations some vertices should have perfectly connected. I tried to just merge them since they were supposed to be at the exact same spot ...
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How Blender sets its reference frame?

I would like to know how Blender defines its global reference frame, and if it is possible to modify its definition. By reference point, I mean the x, y and z axes that we can see at any time when we ...
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How to make square sides curved like Cylinder?

I need to know how to make curved sides of square ( cube mesh ) just like sphere I have square empty from inside like that : When I make bevel just the vertex become rounded but the sides edges still ...
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Character Solid view for Rain v2 has a weird glitch

So I downloaded Rain v2 https://cloud.blender.org/p/characters/5f04a68bb5f1a2612f7b29da Model looks fine in all the other views except Solid View. If I move around Solid View the glitch like spreads ...
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How to render 3D anamorphic panorama with a third perspective view?

is it possible to render 3d anamorphic panorama with a third perspective view in one single movie? I'd like to show the anamorphic motion graphic on the curved glass screen. it should include the ...
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Unable to set camera to view

Unable to set camera to view I'm not sure if related to updating blender to 2.92, though I'm suddendly unable to set the camera to the view anymore: I store the view: Creating a new camera based on ...
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Grass collection as particles for plane mesh not rendering correctly - Grass does not cover ground entirely in viewport, but does in render

SOLUTION: Nvm figured it out -- went to particle settings -> children -> made sure display and render amount were the same. they were not. So I have a plane mesh with a collection of particles (...
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Background plane appears in front on certain angles

So The 2d plane behind appears in front of my other plane that is in front of it at certain angles, like on the photos below. How can I fix this?
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Different Materials appearing in Rendered View vs Preview View

in this model I originally applied different variations of a basic building material for a variety of objects. I later went back and changed the material of some of these objects as well as used Cube ...
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Change object.color property of multiple objects at a time without scripting?

Is it possible to change the object.color property of multiple objects at the same time without scripting? For a lot of stuff in the properties tab, even modifiers, you can hold down ALT while ...
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I have an issue on selections (outlines do not appear anymore)

It has been a while I have been using Blender with little knowledge of it. I often use key shortcuts to get quicker in modeling, but it happens sometimes that I miss a letter or press a wrong letter ...
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How to close Item count menu

I pressed ctrl shift A on a particle mesh and this poped up I don't know what it is called might be an array mode Operator from looking up in key-bindings. Now my problem I can't close this menu. I ...
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Hatched surfaces in scene view [duplicate]

I've been working on a project for a client in which I'm building a city so that I can render it and use the render as reference for drawing. However, there's this bug which I haven't encountered in ...
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Why are my meshes showing up as invisible when I open a new file [duplicate]

I know that there are issues with AMD GPUs on versions 2.9 and above. I recently reinstalled 2.82 and this happens everytime I open a new file. My default cube shows up as what I can only describe as ...
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Hovering Over Navigation Widget Creates Runaway Zoom

I've just started using Blender (2.92) on a MacBook Pro 16". As some others have reported, I too get the runaway zooming when using a scroll wheel, and I've tried two different mice. But I have ...
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Error When Importing From Sketchup

Every time I try to import a sketchup model into blender, I get the error message below. Does anyone know how to solve it? ...
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Viewport rendered with some objects display in solid mode

I am trying to find out if it is possible to display some objects in object mode when we are in rendered display mode. I have created a studio spot with settings on viewport display, and i want keep ...
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Settings to make viewport playback drop frames in order to keep up with actual animation speed?

I'm animating a character in 24 fps, but my computer is only able to playback at 20fps at the most in this scene, so when I play the animation in the viewport it's actually much slower than it should ...
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Cycles renders a random alternate perspective

I have a strange problem I cant find remedied here or anywhere online. In the Eevee viewport (where I set my camera up) my meshes appear exactly as I intend to render them. When switching to Cycles ...
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Glitchy Coloring in Render view

I'm new to blender and I'm following a tutorial from YouTube. I've noticed weird color issues while in render scene and I wanted to know if someone could explain to me what is happening. I don't know ...
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Blender 2.91 Static solid viewport in older blender projects?

I made this project in Blender 2.83 originally. Now when I opened it in 2.91 and 2.92, in the viewport solid mode, the model just shows up in static like this. It's fine in material and render view ...
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How can I do a render of the 3D Viewport, in Python, so it uses the shading style I've selected?

I've found that I can't change the normal rendering, from a camera, to WIREFRAME, SOLID, or anything but RENDERED. (Actually, there isn't a setting to change, it just goes to RENDERED.) In the Python ...
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Narrow Visible Area [duplicate]

The visible area became narrow as the screenshot. How can I revert it back to the original? The version of my blender is 2.83.
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What are some places to get good reference material? [duplicate]

I want a few sites to get good reference images of objects, machines, humans. Anything. I want to model objects more precisely, but in the end, I always end up using my creativity since I don't find ...

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