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Questions tagged [blender-render]

Please use this tag only for questions related to the render engine; don't use it for questions about Blender's internal code or Python API. Blender Internal (also known as Blender Render, Blender Internal or BI) is a biased rendering engine built into Blender.

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How to render Backfacing Culling

I have flipped normal of object, but unlucky, it didn't work in render. Is there way to fix it? This what I want: But I got this in render:
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Energy (glow) effect

I am having an issue with this render. I only want the circular energy in the image to glow, not the whole scene. It was working before i saved it. Then when i came back to the saved file and rendered,...
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Blender import ply file but only show orange color

I'm trying to use Blender to open .ply file. But it only shows orange color. When I use Cloud Compare/MeshLab, rgb color of this point cloud model can be seen. Anyone can help me how to show the rgb ...
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Render background and freestyle in different image layers

Can anyone tell me how to render an image (tiff) with two different layers, one for background (need it white) and one for the rest of the render (just freestyle lines). I am using Blender 2.8 Thanks,...
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Blender cannot recognize CUDA graphics card for headless render on linux

I'm trying to do headless cycle rendering on a linux server with nvidia gpu. Blender seems to have trouble finding the gpu. Running nvidia-smi gives me: ...
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Current state of GPU support from command line

Please help me understand the current state of support for GPU rendering via command line (batch) simulations. I can't seem to get Blender to render on Tesla K80s via command line. Is there any plan ...
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Revert extrusion of plane after save

I want to take down the walls of my house. I extruded them and saved, but now I can't control+z to fix\change anything. If I want to take all my planes down to zero as if they were never extruded, ...
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Texture disappear on joining

I am making a tree, in which I have a texture for the central tree object or bark, and branches have a different texture. I applied the branches on tree with particle system. Till then the ...
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Are Blender 2.8 Halo Particles meant to render? [EDIT: Or ANY particle, for that matter!]

That's it, really. Are Blender 2.8 Halo mode Particles meant to be seen in render – Cycles, Eevee or otherwise? I've been running whatever the latest-latest ver. of Blender 2.8 for Win10 64 bit is, ...
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How to use procedural light cookies (Blender Internal)

I am trying to implement some of the tips in this lookdev article, and the first thing I tried is "noising up" my spotlights with a cookie. I have figured out that all you really have to do is add a ...
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How to make Blender render in real-time, as fast a computer game?

I understand from this answer (https://gamedev.stackexchange.com/questions/136757/how-do-modern-game-engines-achieve-real-time-rendering-vs-blenders-slow-rende#answer-136776) that computer games (...
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Blender Render All of sudden has weird black noise

my render suddenly had this black weird noise and also affecting my bake images. I have no idea what happen or was there any key I have accidentally pressed that caused this
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Cycles rendering on 3x1080ti ----2x1080 with slow CPU and low RAM

I'm trying to use my mining rig like render farm. All carts are connected by raisers PCI-E x1 not PCI-E x16 ports. MB: ASUS Z97-E/C/SI CPU: Celeron G1840 Ram: 2GB GPU: 3x1080TI 3x1080 I use blender ...
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How to do difference boolean between two objects in Blender?

Hello i have 4 cylinders in a "cube" and i want to extrude cube with them. I want to delete the cylinders and leave holes in cube. (cylinders in my case are holes for screws). I tried to use boolean ...
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How to fix my AO Bake being fully white (Blender Internal)?

I have two models, one is just the same as the other but the car has the roof and pillars chopped off. When baking the standard car bakes properly, and the chopped car only bakes in white, the exact ...
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Is there a way to bake ambient occlusion map as strong as in viewport shading ambient occlusion?

Every time I bake AO map, I get this kind of intensity: Whereas I'd like to get this kind of strength: I am not really sure how to make it stronger because every time I change settings, nothing ...
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Array of planes with different static textures

I'm designing and rendering a deck of cards. Right now, I have a fan that looks like this: [removed] So my main goal is to do the same thing, but have it show the individual faces of the cards. I ...
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Open GL render in Blender

Why am i getting this undesired scratchy effect on the boundaries of my materials. I have used opengl rendering and in cycles mode. My sample render is set to 128. How do i fix this?
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How to set Z transparency in Blender nodes using the Blender's Render?

The context is like this: If you are using the Blender internal (Blender Render Machine) and you are also using nodes, and want to fine tune the transparency by using the Z Transparency value how ...
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Convert a 3D Model from Mesh to solid Object

I created an obj file from an object by photogrammetry. I removed some parts of it with blender to create the model that I wanted, but after removing that parts, only a hollow surface remains. Is ...
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Blender 2.8 view material transparency and textures at the sametime with Workbench

I am using Blender 2.8 Workbench and trying to visualize some materials which have transparency and others which use an image texture. I can see transparent materials when I use material rendering and ...
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How to set specular intensity and hardness in Blender Internal nodes

I am learning how to build shaders out of nodes in Blender Internal and I am confused about setting specular intensity and hardness. Obviously I can just set set the intensity and hardness in the ...
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RAY MARCHING in BLENDER like this CODEPARADE video? With fractals, infinite loops, repeating infinite spheres…etc?

Hello I saw an amazing video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=svLzmFuSBhk here with the spheres....the fractals....the infinite repeating planes....etc, is it possible to do something like this in ...
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Object appearing invisible in Blender internal render, but visible in Cycles

I'm trying out an environment map for the first time. In Cycles, everything works well, but when I switch to Blender Internal render, Suzanne becomes invisible. What's more, for some reason I can't ...
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Transparency Issues Blender 2.79

As you can see below, when I select the mesh that uses my material the transparency works, but when I deselect the mesh or render the scene there is a halo of color around the black lines on the ...
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Branch starting not from bark using hair particle system [duplicate]

I am new at blender and I ran into a problem creating a tree using particle system hairs. I tried following a tutorial which shows how to make branches separetly (I creatied them from images in ...
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Is it possible to render a single image on multiple machines (split the render load)? [duplicate]

Since rendering breaks up an image into separate chunks for each thread, would it be possible to offload some of those threads into the network and have other machines do the work?
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Can blender text formatting be set without bpy.ops?

I want to set some text for a render from the command line with a python script. I'm hoping to be able to set the formatting of that text. However: bpy.ops seems a clunky way to do so. I was expecting ...
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Objects losing rotation when rendering [duplicate]

I have a problem with objects being reset when rendering a scene. I have created a shape which I hope to 3d print by mirroring an object on the x and y axis. I have created a duplicate and rotated ...
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Blender to unity - single model, animations working fine except for the head/face

I'm struggling to figure out what the problem is. Strange because the animation plays fine from head down but the head is frozen. If it helps, here is the exact blend file of the model: https://drive....
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Has anyone else had weird visual artifacts appear on perfectly normal faces when baking textures in blender render?

I'm trying to bake a UV texture of multiple materials in blender render. All faces in the UV editor are organized and separated enough that there is no possibility of color overlap where I don't want ...
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Export textured image as .stl file

I made a pipe model in blender and now when i add little bit rusted texture inside and try to export as .stl file in order to use in Gazebo, it doesn't appear. Anybody any idea with this?
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Duplicating an object but when you move it. it distorts

blender community I am struggling with a problem of when I duplicate an object that has an animation and an armature when I move it to another location using X, Y, Z axis it distorts... Duplicating.....
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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?
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Join these two objects together?

I'm trying to join the bottom of this arcade stick to the face below it by actually having it attached to the mesh. What would be the best way of doing this? I've tried to bridge the bottom edgeloop ...
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Why does my Scene synchronize every Frame in my Animation?

I am rendering a scene which has some bone tools and some sub surf modifiers and its taking ages to synchronize those objects (30 - 60 seconds per frame on GPU render). It synchronizes them on ...
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What did I do wrong while baking vertex colours onto a texture?

Every question I have come across concerning this has different circumstances, so I'd like to open up my own. The target model is a specifically UV-mapped dae of a human from a videogame, which has ...
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Creating a mesh from XYZ values (velodyne points) in blender

In the current project that I'm currently working on, I need to create a mesh (surface) from the XYZ points (which are from a velodyne, please refer the image) in the blender. would like to join the ...
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How do I upload a question with a moving gif image? [migrated]

How do I upload a question with a moving gif image? It is inconvenient to have to link only the video of YouTube every time.
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Can I render on both CUDA and OpenCL?

I have a vega 56 and a gtx 1060 both render just fine on their own but i would love to use them in unison if at all possible otherwise i will have to figure out how to sell my 1060 and buy an RX 590. ...
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Rendering PNG (with Alpha On) Issue with Grease Pencil Drawing on Top of 3D Model. Help?

I'm experiencing a render issue in Blender 2.8 with a Grease Pencil drawing over a 3D model, where it creates a transparent edge over the Grease Pencil whenever I export/render it as a PNG with alpha ...
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Can't apply Material to Part of Model

I'm pretty new to Blender, and I've been following a tutorial to model a character. I'm currently trying to color it, and I've set up UV mapping and joined all of the objects together, switched to ...
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Blender 2.8 lookdev shortcut

Hi need little help pls I just downloaded blender to start learning it and this is the first tutorial I work on. (tut) on the right he pressed Z and chose (lookdev) I did the same (on the left image) ...
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How to set a blender camera according to a custom camera intrinsic matrix in python API?

I am new to blender. I found that a camera intrinsic can be calculated from blender camera parameters (see 3x4 camera matrix from blender camera). However, I am not sure how to set a custom blender ...
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Can Blender Internal Render passes be put back together again?

I'm stuck with a simple task. I need to tweak some render passes of the image, and then put them back to the combined composited image. For Cycles I use this scheme from the manual: It works as ...
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No texture when in render mode?

Forgive me if this is a silly/easy to figure out question, but I couldn't find anything... I tried the clear all restricted render option and had no luck so figured I would inquire here as google was ...
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Blender energy effects

I'm not even sure how to word this question but here we go. So im trying to have one of my character fire a ki blast from his palm (anime style). Now in terms of the effects. Would i do that while ...
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I'm trying to keyframe (animate) the “fac” of a material's transparency to gradually appear it but doesnt work

I'm trying to animate the appearance of an object gradually, a simple one like is was a ghost or something similar. I should say that I'm doing this while I'm working with post-rendering, I'm using "...
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Blender only portion of model being rendered [duplicate]

I am rendering a still scene of a house. it is quite a large mesh, the issue I have is that only half of it is showing up in the camera view and the render. If you look at the screen shots you might ...