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The camera is a object which defines a point of view in 3D space for the context of rendering. The camera also has settings for depth of field (DoF) and other effects/settings real cameras have.

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When I open my camera everything disappears

I opened up the camera via FN 0 (because I am using a laptop), and the entire set disappears from sight but when ever I exit it, it is all still there. I am new to the software so please excuse my ...
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take a picture of a specific object with python

I've created a 2d object and applied a UV map on it. I would like to take a picture of that object using python scripting. I tried using openGL render but that takes a picture of the entire scene. I ...
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How to see through two cameras simultaneously?

In my scene I have two cameras (let's say camera1 and camera2), and in my GUI I have two panes both displaying the 3D-View. In ...
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Front view and side view [duplicate]

Just wondering, is there a way to have a model change depending on the camera angle? For example, in front view, you can see Mickey Mouses ears typically on top his head. But on side view his years ...
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Rolling shutter effect

Is it possible to create an artificial shutter effect in blender to render something like this?
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Load camera track from an external file (by Python script)

what I need is to import a camera track from an external file and to do this in a Python script. The external track is a sequence of camera poses (location + rotation) in world coordinates. How to do ...
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Project scene to plane in real-time

I understand I could render out the view my camera and then just that as an image texture, however, I want to try and achieve this effect in real-time. The idea is derived from an effect present in ...
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How to slice an object depending on whether it is in camera or not

I want get that part of the model, that is within the angle of the camera. For the current solution I use a script that selects the vertices. It works ok, but isn't good enough for what I want to do ...
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Scoring In Blender [closed]

How could I have a player in my flight simulation score points during gameplay and have those scores displayed correspondingly to the objectives attained?
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Wrong camera pose with respect to scale of objects in the scene

I am using the urban canyon Blender scene "Multi-FoV" Synthetic dataset from University of Zurich to create camera trajectories. However, I see that the camera pose given by Blender doesn't match with ...
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Can't see objects with basic camera [duplicate]

I did a big scene, but can't see it all in basic camera view. Even in rendered mod. but i can see it in with created camera. So i thinking there must be some setting for basic camera like for ...
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Placing cameras on the scene

I am trying to place my cameras generated, on the scene. Instead it is being placed on the origin. I am stuck here and need guidance as to how to place on the scene in 4 different locations on the ...
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Camera can't be changed to another

I have an issue with the cameras. It usually worked fine just to now. I added a camera to have another point of view. I must had touch something unwanted because I can't change to any other camera. I ...
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Particle system not visible after reducing time remaping and changing camera

In this first picture everything is working fine (without time remaping) In second picture i cant see anything in render mode. please help i am stuck & camera is checked in ray visibility.
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My mouse is displaying even though I made it invisible?

So I am making a game and have been on this one for about a week now. And just now am dealing with this issue. I know how to make a mouse appear and disappear as I wish it to on the game engine. ...
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Motion tracking to perfect overlay people in a video with 3D characters

Let's say that I have a lot of small scenes that I have extraced from a long video and I want to overlay the actors who are shown on the video with as many 3D characters created by me. I want to ...
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what is the proper way to transfer camera data from Nuke to Blender and vice versa?

Does anyone know how to transfer camera from Blender to Nuke and vice versa ? i tried some script but still not accurate , like focal length not properly match etc. Thanks
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How would I go about animating a camera scrolling through a shot like this?

I have a shot of a forest path that looks like this, the grass and trees will animate, I hope. And I'm trying to get the camera to head down the path, while the trees and grass move along, and the ...
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Rendering an image slow at beginning

I have a problem with rendering a certain scene in the cycles engine. When I press the render button, it seems like before any tiles are rendered, Blender stays stuck at the grey screen for quite a ...
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Is there a way to make custom composition guides?

I found this: https://blenderartists.org/t/custom-composition-guides/597819 but it requires to modify the existing ones in ‘C’. Second option would be to make some with actual geometry. You'd think ...
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Image stretching after Render

Everytime I press render, the image comes out distorted, I've tried changing lens, views, type of camera to no avail.
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camera settings scale 1:1

Have som problem with the camera settings (I guess) when I use 1:1 scale.. in viewport rendering it seems normal but when I render the picture many object have been under som strange sea-level and the ...
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Hide camera bounds from vieport view

I want to screen-capture my scene animation from camera view, but can't make it fully invisible for viewer. Camera is hidden (eye icon is off). Also I've disabled passepartout darkening and checked ...
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Object Disappears in Camera View Even After Clipping Distance Adjusted

I am having a hard time getting an object to show up in my scene. I already checked the clipping distance and I have messed with the layers to make sure I can view all the layers. Any ideas?
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How to get depth dactor of camera by Python script in Blender?

I am constructing an animation in Blender. Meanwhile, I want it to output depth factor of the camera as the animation goes. Thus, I am curious about how I can do this task through Python shell in ...
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How to get distance from camera to all points in a mesh?

I have an imported mesh and camera is positioned to look at this mesh object. Is there a way to get distance from camera to every vertex(point) in mesh object. P. S. I want to perform this action in ...
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Rendered image is different than Camera view [duplicate]

I am new to Blender even to the world of animation. I have 4 cameras and I have bind them with markers in the timeline. When I animate they change fine. When I open the Render view from the button ...
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The Blam Image BackGround Not Showing in 3D View

I'm Trying to use Blam but I cant see the Image background on CameraView, the one that I added in Movie Clip Editor and draw lines in X and V axis for mapping Here is a screenshot of my blender ...
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Calculating a camera's Focal Length when given Field Of View (and vice versa)?

Are there any formulas that I can convert from FOV-to-FL and from FL-to-FOV? I need to match a camera from the Unity game engine to Blender (and vice versa). Unity uses Field Of View and Blender uses ...
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How to make working security cameras?

I am rendering a cctv room where theres a camera looking at an object and output its view on a screen Heres a simple setup as a quick visualization. The Camera on the right sees the cube and output ...
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How to combine Views of a Multi-View Camera in Composite

I am trying to create a single stereoscopic image in which two camera angles are laid side by side, so that a Google Cardboard lense would converge the two. I have set up two Multi-View Cameras, (one ...
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How can I change the size of the square of the camera which I see things through?

I have changed the size of the the rectangular box of the camera - the box you can select on the 3D view - some time ago and I can't turn it back to the old size. Can you look at the pictures and help ...
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Blender API return the same camera position for every rendered frame

I have a path and camera following that path. I need to print the camera position for every rendered frame. ...
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Strange render, though in object mode I can see the object just fine [duplicate]

I am having a strange issue where I could see well through camera in object mode, but when I am trying to render it, the result seems to be grainy color of the object but the actual object is not ...
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How to get camera matrix frame by frame in animation?

I am trying to create a 3D scene using blender. I have made a model and camera path using blender interface. However, I want camera matrix to be exported frame by frame as well. I know using Python ...
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Camera animate from ortho to perspective [duplicate]

I want to animate a camera from a ortho view to a perspective view. Is this possible and if so, how. Seems you can only have one or the other but not both.
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how can i get a 2D image taken at an angle to sit right on a mirror

I am trying to use blender to create some product photography which features a 2D image of a product taken at an angle, sitting on a reflective surface - this reflective surface + background is made ...
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Camera Tracking Shadow

I was following this tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CVPcT0dJmoY&t=346s which is a bit old but I was able to get it through the camera tracking and to the point of adding 3d objects to ...
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How can I transfer a camera animation to a single bone in an armature?

I have a camera with an animation that came from tracking a video (this animation only consists of rotations). I need to transfer its keyframes to a specific bone(placed in the same position of the ...
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Would it be possible to improve camera_fit_coords in my zoom method with a generator?

I'm trying to improve my zoom_to method for moving the camera towards an object in the scene: ...
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Alingning object to motion tracked scene

I have a scene which I have motion tracked. I'm having trouble adding objects to the scene though. I cant seem to get a cube to line up with the base of the sign. I have the correct size of sensor and ...
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camera animation scaling

made a stupid mistake. have two scenes with the same object scaled differently. i exported the camera with animation from the one scene as fbx and imported into other scene. i used an empty on the ...
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Object as camera [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me why i can't render from the object as camera mode (meaning i select a model lets say a Suzanne for example and i want to render from that perspective). can anyone supply me with ...
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How to convert current view as camera?

In 3D view i often find myself getting the perfect spot for the camera ,but Crtl alt 0 always ruins it,it always changes the view a lot,and trying to get the same angle by moving camera is also ...
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Assign camera to renderlayer

Is there a workaround to assign a camera to a renderlayer? I have multiple renderlayers (each with a different part of the scene). I would like to combine them into a single rendered multilayer exr. ...
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How to make “Scorzo” perspective with Blender Camera?

I was wondering if it's possible (i guess it is), to make something like this: Or like this... So, how can i do this with the Blender camera?
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How to hide camera border?

I'm using cameras on my addon and I would like to know if it is possible to hide the camera border when we are looking through the camera? I would like to have nothing visible, like the 3dview.
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How to set the camera in a precise position?

I'm following a tutorial and the creator made the camera into this certain position that I can't seem to follow:
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Different camera sizes in same file

I know render dimensions are tied to the render settings, but for my architecture scenes it would be very handy to have the option to assign different aspect ratios to different cameras, all in the ...
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Keyframed camera animation

I am trying to write an import/export script for a format that uses cameras animated through bezier curves. Each point on bezier curve in this file format has a timestamp (frame number) attributed to ...