Questions tagged [color]

Questions centered around how color is specified, calculated, represented, applied, or processed in Blender. This is not for use as a generic tag. Questions may include topics such as color space, color depth, RGB, CMYK, hue, saturation, brightness, Lab color, hexadecimal color.

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Color beveled nurbs path according to the x-y-direction in the final camera view

My question is very similar to this one, but the answers there don't capture the essence of the problem imo. Assume you have beveled paths in Blender, then every location on the path has a tangent ...
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change color ramp hue using nodes?

i was hoping someone could tell me how to change the color of a color ramp using other connected nodes. the second image does it almost right but the color of the whites from the color ramp are only ...
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Change the color via python script

First thing first I wanna let you know that I'm still learning Python API for Blender and so far I can't say I know too much. I wanna do animation via Python in Blender where I'm going to spawn a ...
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Clamping Color Ramp Values

This is my first time asking anything on here, but I have been using Blender for many years now. I am currently working on a specific type of toon shader. I want it to be able to automate any image ...
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Blender Filmic vs ACES [closed]

Is there a practical reason why you would choose Filmic blender over ACES? What are the advantages of Filmic blender over ACES?
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How to mix colors like in reality?

I'd like to mix the colors to get the exact color that you would get in reality, I realize that RGB is a completely different system, but I was wondering if anyone has experience with this. In the ...
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How should I color?

I'm trying to color those eyes but the fill or color over them or leave an awful line which is hard to repair in Blender.
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Why is volume losing color when hidden behind glass and how do I make it keep its color?

Everything is done in Cycles. I created a very simple blue volume and gave it to a cube. I also added a principled shader to make the outside look like shiny glass. The cube on the left has only ...
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Creating vertical thin coloured strips on sphere

I have attached an image with an explanation of the issue I have. https://www.mediafire.com/view/qs0nu64aov4rou8/Vertical_Strips.PNG/file
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Coloring single faces gets blocked [duplicate]

I've looked at several videos and webpages explaining how to color individual faces, but none of them work for me. When I select a face and change the material in v2.8, the entire object changes ...
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How to export .fbx file with material color included?

I need an advice on how to export .fbx file from blender 2.8 with not only material IDs but with color of the materials contained in the exported file. I created a simple model in blender and I want ...
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When can you no longer switch from Evee to Cycles render

It is a lot easier to work in Evee, but I'm trying to learn layers and collections. Some actions are not compatible in both Evee and Cycles. I see in some online tutorials the author will say we now ...
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How to make a (photorealistic) material similar to tomato placenta and inner circle similar to this?

I'm trying to create a completely synthetic tomato slice, any suggestions on how do I achieve it to look more similar to a real tomato slice via only nodes setup? I’m trying to get a more realistic ...
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Blender - Keyboard shortcut to change color picker brightness

Is there a keyboard shortcut to change the brightness of the active color? When texture painting I use [S] to pick a color constantly and immediately after often need to change the brightness to ...
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Blender 2.8 python - Add Texture Image

I've been attempting to create a meterial, and add different textures to the properties using a script. I am testing with just a diffuse/color first, but am having trouble getting it to work. I've ...
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How to pass arbitrary floating-point data from Animation Nodes into a shader?

I want to pass arbitrary floating-point data from Animation Nodes into a shader. I have found the Set Vertex Color node, but I have two problems with this method. The first is that the values are ...
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Why does the color on the object not match the color set in the material?

When I use shader in blender. I find it's hard to set a color to object. Just like the picture shows, the output color will change. Is there something worry in my setting? Or. What should I do?
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How to change color in animation?

I press 'I' for inserting a keyframe, but couldn't find 'color keyframe' in menu. There are only 'loc','scale','rot' If I change object's color in a certain frame, then the color of object is changed ...
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Change leaf color

I want to change the color of a leaf within Blender. But when working with brightness/contrast and hue/saturation/value I can't get the colors right no matter how I set the values. It never approaches ...
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is there a solution or script to randomise the base colors of all materials in blender file? [duplicate]

is there a solution or script to randomise the base colors of all materials in blender file? I import fbx with 20 materials and they all have one color. I want to randomise their colors. or maybe ...
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How to Export Colors in Blender [duplicate]

How do I export color models in Blender? I'm trying to color them but they come out in gray.
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How to make the panel which stick on the tube faded(color faded) randomly in blender?

This is the material that I try to make. At first I use Quixel Mixer to draw my texture, then import to blender. But I can't get the same result with the reference. How to make the panel which stick ...
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Creating a 3d paint streak effect in Blender 2.8

First off, I'm quite new to Blender so I appreciate any and all help. I'm trying to make a 3D paint stroke effect like the one below but I've run into some problems. The method this designer (Pawel ...
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Vertex color display

Blender v2.79 user over here. I've baked my texture to vertex colors and I was wondering: is there a way to view the RGB color of a selected vertex, much like you can see the XYZ coordinates of it in ...
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How to map vertex to particle (hair); or color particles with specific colors

I am trying to render CFD data in blender, where the CFD code generates output files that consist of particle positions and scalars. I have successfully loaded the data into blender and used a ...
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Gloss independent from material color

I got basic object with basic purple/yellow material, and two colored light sources. The problem is: The gloss from the light color is affected by material color. Purple + orange, gives blue. Yellow + ...
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No objects or images to bake to error, driving me nuts [duplicate]

I am trying to bake texture for a model, and I get the infamous error "No objects or images to bake to". I have done a lot of googling to try and solve this, and in particular I have read pretty much ...
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Selectively mix shaders based on color input

This might be a bit confusing, so my apologies before hand. I'm making a shader/nodegroup that emulates colors under a blacklight. For most colors (greens, reds, blues), it works just fine and looks ...
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Blender GUI error after install

I have a strange start screen of Blender 2.8 on a MacOS 10.11.6 as you can see below.... I am not quite sure what is going on. It is a clean install after a MacOS reinstall. I had an older version of ...
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Artec Studio's xyzrgb export equivalent for Blender

I have become aware of a feature in the Artec Studio software: Apparently, when looking at a texture / colored 3D model, one can export a mapping of xyz to rgb coordinates for all vertices. That is, ...
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Changing the two sections of a model to a certain color

Recently one of my friends have made me a model of a gun called the g36 and sen't me the blender file but I do not know how to change a certain part of the guns color. I have tried uv wrapping / ...
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Problem with color background in the render

I have a scene with a sunlight and a color background, but when I render the scene I have a blue scene. Its is who the light sun was blue, but the light in the preferences is white. I rendered the ...
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Color change depending on dataset

I would like to ask you if I can change color for each faces of my mesh file depending on dataset ..... So, like in color mapping of surface depending on some data. Is there anyway to do this?
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Dark faces in edit mode

so as you can see in the pictures some faces are abit darker or idk what to call them i've tried recalculate normals but didn't help, same thing with merge by distance, blend file enter link ...
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How to color armatures

I made an armature out of bones but whenever I select it the color option disappears. They are all parented together. How do I add color to my armature?
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Render solid color in Eevee

I wan't to create a segmentation map for machine learning. For that I have a list of colors like: clouds #aaaaaa cow #4f445b grass #1dc331 It is from ...
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Blender 2.8: How to select multiple object with the same diffuse color in principled shader?

I have to import various fbx file scenes , bringing in a large amount (>10.000 Objects) into the scene with each single import. Each import scene stands on its own. Imported fbx files will not be ...
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Blender color reduction

I'm trying to post-process my render to achieve a low color depth look. For some reason the image becomes darker and the render do not really matches the look I want. Exporting the not post-...
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Color ramp node resets one color when rendering

I am using a color ramp node to set the base colors for a vertex group. It works fine, but I have one problem with the selected colors. As you can see in my screenshot, I have selected purple, blue, ...
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incorrect gradient in linear color ramp

I would like to use linear color ramp in blender. But in the middle of it is not 50% grey, but strange value 0.735357. This is incorrect. Why?
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How can we match rendered object color with an other graphics color with Blender 2.8

We want color of a rendered object as close as possible to a color of a png image. We know RGBA values of that image and used these values at object base color settings. We played with light as ...
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Shader does not change color of surface

I don't know wether it is just me or that is a bug but still: When I'm trying to change surface color through shader (Pricipled BDSF) surface color doesn't react at all. All other things do have an ...
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Strange pixelation when previewing a material

I am trying to add a basic color to an object. But whatever Suface I choose, I end up having these strange colorizations/pixelations. By the way, if I turn to e.g. Viewport shading, my whole viewport ...
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2.79 User Prefs Theme addon list color

After much time searching I am unable to find an answer, I am trying to change the addon list theme text color from black to white, I have gone through most of the color swatches but nothing is ...
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Color Match Assets for 2D Animation

I want to mix some blender assets with preexisting footage but I can't get the colors to match exactly. For example, create a new eevee scene with only a plane and a camera (no lights). Match the ...
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How can I change a Text color in Blender?

I did in Object Mode > Add > Text Now I want to change the text color to red. Now it's in gray.
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Carpet coloration specific parts

Hi! I made a carpet and I am looking to add a color on specific part. I tried brush but it is not satisfaying. Looking for something like this: https://youtu.be/kv0q6EPJHKk?t=242 Thanks
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why won’t the hsv v scale go any higher than 1

When using a color ramp to make something glow, and I had planned to use the the bloom function. But when I turned up the v scale it went back to 1.000 and wouldn’t go any higher. And when I turned on ...
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Eevee renders in gray and workbench renders in colors

About render engines, when using Workbench, the rendered image is colorful. But when using Eevee, the rendered image is gray. Why? Workbench render: Eevee render
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How do I turn down the saturation of a specific color in the noise texture?

I am using the noise texture to fake the dispersion in a glass shadow. It looks cool, but there is a problem, the noise texture has the purple color, while the purple color is not one of the rainbow ...