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Absolute rigging fails as my mesh is distorted

Really new to Blender and 3D modelling as a whole but as it's part of my college module I really need to learn it quickly. Anyway, I was following a tutorial on rigging and I believe I followed the ...
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Modelling one irregular surface to fit against another

I'm currently modelling a sofa. Each seat has two cushions, a horizontal one for sitting on and a vertical one for back support. Both have been deformed with sculpting and proportional editing to ...
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Correct UVs Blender 2.8

I was wondering if there's the same feature as in Blender 2.7x, that if you check a checkbox, your UV map get's stretched accordingly like in this post. Thanks for your help in advance!
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Exporting object to source results in deformed model

I'm fairly new to Blender and am primarily using it for creating models for usage in the Source engine. I've created my first ragdoll model from scratch (which looks fine in Blender) but once I export ...
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Screen distorts after enlarging/opening new windows [closed]

This distortion occurs upon opening new windows inside blender, such that I can not save, save rendered image, open project, virtually anything. I'd really appreciate an answer on how to fix this ...
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Shade Smooth Render Lines

I want to simply smooth out the circle faces on the object using the Shade Smooth render selection. However, all the faces are affected by the smooth render and I get a stretched lines look to the ...
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How to make a sine wave distortion effect?

I'd like to achieve a simple wave distertion effect like the reflection has in this image: I'd like to animate the reflection so I tried to do it with material nodes. I thought I should mix the UV ...
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How can I rotate a spherical texture without getting a distortion?

I've tried to search for tutorials but they all say I have to have a Texture Cordinate Node, attach the 'Generated' Output to a Mapping Node, and that one to my Image Texture, and in the Mapping Node ...
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How to distort still image or gif animation

I found this gif animation in Twitter as shown below. Now I want to know how that is done. I wish to put flickering effect on any still image. I'd like to use that technique on not just still images, ...
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What is the right way to change elevation of racetrack after designing it

I have been trying to create my first racetrack for the game I am developing. I have a question and I would like to hear your advice. What I am trying to do is to add elevation of my racetrack mesh. ...
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Want to make 3D wall art how to project/bake texture from image plane to the walls of a room?

I want to project a texture from plane to camera view and bake the texture to the room walls so the texture will be distorted properly for me to print. as people suggest to use project UV from view ...
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My animated object is distorted during export

I downloaded a model from the internet and found it. animated (it was already gerigged). In Blender it looked like this: : After I exported it, it looked very distorted: I don't know much about ...
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Applying opencv distortion parameters to camera or setting custom projection matrix for render

I need to set a camera and render images with that camera. I have rotation and position data as extrinsic parameters and focal length, shift values and radial and tangential distortion coefficients as ...
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How to get uv stretching value?

Blender provides a way for us to visualize the distortion between uvs and 3d coordinates (UV editing -> UVs -> Stretch -> Area). Blender mentions that the dark blue color represents low distortion ...
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how to make the background distorted behind an object

so I'm creating a black hole in Blender 2.8 and am trying to distort the stars (around the blue circle in the screenshot) in the background behind the black hole. Unfortunately, I am having trouble ...
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Avoid curve modifier distortion when making a chain

I am aware that this has already been asked here, but in this case I am using a chain, which has been made using tori offset by 90° each time using an empty object. However, when I do this, you can ...
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Distorting one corner of a sculpted wall

I am completely new to Blender and only know a few basic things. I have a problem that I cannot figure out. I basically need to take a long rectangular 3D wall and distort only one corner of it so the ...
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Proportional move?

If I have e.g a train track mesh, and I want to move one end of the track mesh down on the Y axis by a whole track width, is there a tool that would allow me to do this. I am aware of proportional ...
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Geometry distorting in Camera View

I was doing a YouTube tutorial called Easy Soft Body Simulation and ran into an issue where the plane that I set up for the background is distorting in camera view. It's a very simple set up with one ...
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Create height-map/displacement map for simple object like baseball cap

Is there any way to create height map for some simple objects like baseball cap? (only part of the image is enough -the front printing area of cap shown below) I want to print/warp some image on ...
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Lighting causing distortion in grass particles

Di-rectally under the bulls legs in the render the grass has sort of a black distorted outline affecting the look of the grass in the particular spot where the light is the most intense. After trying ...
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Why does blender 2.8 twist the thumbs the wrong way around in my Poser 11.1 Pro FBX figure when it imports

Why does blender 2.8 twist the thumbs the wrong way around in my Poser 11.1 Pro FBX figure when it imports. How can I maintain the integrity of A Poser figure when I import it into blender
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Planet rings transparency goes wrong

I am doing solar system, and maybe it's because the scale and distances are big, but do you guys know how to do the rings so they are just transparent and not bending the light of an object, so it ...
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How do I prevent distortion when resizing selective edge/face? [duplicate]

I was watching and following Blender Guru's this video and trying to make a mug but facing a problem. After adding a geometry if I try to resize that geometry/edge, the top and down side becomes ...
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Changing the Cycles fisheye equidistant camera distortion value?

so I want to know if it is possible to change the distortion value of the fish-eye equidistant setting in cycles render. The distortion seems to be the same regardless of the angle, focus length and ...
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How to avoid Mesh Distortion when Curves cutting themselves, especially with Subsurface Modifier?

I am failing on a embarrassing challenge. I am trying to create an actually pretty simple form, but I cant finish my work without distortion on my mesh. This is the object I am working on. So far I ...
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motion tracking : How to apply lens distortion value from one clip to another?

I tried to track a distorted clip using motion tracker. I already determined the distortion value K1,K2 using a reference grid. Now I need to apply this distortion value to other clip. How can I do ...
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Random Mesh Distortion Help!

so I cut my model in half to add a mirror modifier. Once applied I select the entire mesh, duplicate and seperate to create a body suit so to speak. To lift it away from the body I Alt-S just like ...
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My Mesh Distorts When Switching To Object Mode?

I have no clue what I did wrong, and I am very new to blender so help please. This mesh is rigged to a skeleton that was rigged and fully functioning, until I edited the shape of the mesh to work on ...
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How would you go about creating distorted textures like in Olga Bell's Music Video ATA?

I am guessing this is a basic question, but since I am fairly new to blender, I`d be happy for some help: How would I go about texturing an abstract shape with a photograph so that from a certain ...
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Using edge loops for sharp edges without distorting the mesh?

I've been trying to make a pirate ship a few days now, but when I was trying to sharpen out the edges of the ship's cabin, I ran into a problem. The edge loops I'm trying to sharpen out the cabin's ...
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Everything looks fine in edit mode, but distorted in object mode

Disabling modifier in viewport does the thing, but I want to animate it, which isn't possible with the armature disabled (see this clip). I look to some posts with the same issue: https://...
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Armature distorts mesh on transformation

I'm having hard times, figuring out why the rig behaves veirdly (intended to be 2d) when i'm parenting the plane "wing" to the armature (with vertex groups), on armature rotation the outline of the ...
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Character Mesh Distorts Upon Keyframing

Hello there. I've been following tutorials online to be able to model and rig a character to animate it. The essential animation has been done and my character actually looks like he walks normally. ...
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Motion tracking. The edges of undistorted footage are cropped, and so are the elements of the 3D scene

I'm working to implement CGI elements to a short film using an Anamorphic Lens. The distortion off these lenses are quite beautiful but I am running into issues with cut-offs after implementing with ...
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Blender model deforms too much in unreal

Alright so I created a mesh in blender (okay, i threw some crappy sculpt onto the UE manni, and drew over it) I keep getting 2 problems. Finger tips just go where ever they want.... Seems weird as ...
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How to distort (in this case) letters, patterns etc underneath a water drop?

I’m interested on how to distort typography, patterns etc. which partially lie underneath a drop of liquid. See example below. How would you approach this?
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Why is one bone distorting my mesh? Only one vertex group?

Ok, Just following this verbatim https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7p5TIFFC0E&list=PL3GeP3YLZn5jOiHM8Js1_S0p_5HeS7TbY&index=1 And I have no idea why I have my head bone (deleted all face ...
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Is there a way to move multiple objects away from each other without also scaling the size of the objects themselves?

I'm working on modeling a lamp that has a section near the bulb where instead of a straight pole connecting the base to the bulb, the pole divides into 8 parts and move apart and then together, while ...
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correct horizon in 360 rectilinear video

I recently got a 360 camera (samsung gear 360) with 2 fisheye lenses, wich are stitched together pretty good in the propriatary Samsung video editor to rectiliniar video. What does not work is a ...
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How to curve cube/rectangular prism along path? Problem with distortion

Ok, so basically I need to create a low poly cord, where the actual cross section of the cord is always the same square shape/size but it can turn/bend at angles as I choose to model it. Ive looked/...
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How do I avoid my video input being distorted?

I'm trying to edit some video from a fairly old camera. The video is in 1440x1080 resolution, so my file is set up with those dimensions. However, when I import my video with an Image node, it is ...
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Unexpected Sculpt Distortion

The Setting I am currently working on sculpting my first sculpt project in blender. I created the head shape by using a square and the subsurface modifier. The Issues When I try to crease certain ...
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Why does my mesh get distorted when switching from edit to object mode?

Whenever I create adjustments to a mesh in edit mode (covering body with clothes for example), when I switch back into object mode the mesh distorts weirdly as shown below and shoots out in all ...
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Matching lens distortion in a still image composite?

Hi I'm a little stumped as to how match lens distortion in a still image composite... motion tracking gives you a lot of options but how do you go about it with still composites?
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I need to export a rigged Blender model to Maya

I am supposed to move a model I have built in blender into Maya. The model looks fine in blender, but no matter what I do I can't get it into Maya properly. I understand that the constrains on the ...
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Emulating sun reflection on fake ocean

I have a sphere with emission material which supposed to be a sun. I have a glossy plane which supposed to fake relatively still water surface. I try achieve this effect. Long reflection on the ...
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Rotationally stretch or compress 3D texture around Z axis

I want to distort a 3D texture around the Z axis in Cycles. I found here that you can convert cartesian texture coortinates to polar coordinates but the problem is that you end up with a projected 2D ...