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meshes not really responding to armature's animation

I have a character made with multiple meshes(They aren't connected, the meshes can move separately) I'm trying to animate it but one of the meshes wont bend with the armature while the other does, but ...
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How to get correct curves from Mesh to Curve node?

In the example file below, we have a simple profile created with a bunch of vertices forming a continuous edge. Using the help of geometry nodes, I want to apply a fillet to smooth out the shape, make ...
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Imported obj distort when selection to cursor

I am currently working on terrain modeling, and i am importing a rhino file as obj to blender. I do the importing, set origin to geometry and then when trying to selection to cursor, the contour lines ...
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Create wall art / projection for actual walls

I am trying to create wall art for optical illusions (e.g. person stands close to the edge of a canyon when in reality it's just painted on the floor) with Blender, but since I am a complete newbie I ...
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Faces on mesh look bad and distorted after posing

I don't like how the faces look when shaded. Is this a topology issue? Weight map issue? blend file - https://mega.nz/file/OxkBAarC#T0T1koTdttVLV6q5g0XzSmjZfsHM8-gvCFhR8pwT2XI
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Why is my render distorted? Cylinder changes shape and loses colour when pressing F12 to render in Blender

When I render this image with F12, my cylinder becomes very distorted, as you can see here. This is my first attempt in Blender.
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Ghost vertex haunting my model

I'm new to Blender, and have made so many mistakes, but have learned so many new things as well. One area I'm struggling to find help on is this; there's one vertex that's causing me issues . When my ...
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Geometry Node Transform distorting my mesh

I'm having a strange issue that when I use geometry node transform to rotate an object on the z axis it distorts the mesh, whilst if I rotate without the geometry transform node everything is okay? ...
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When I try to pose my rig, the mesh won't move correctly

I've already made sure the weight painting is all correct, but it still won't move along the rig the way it needs to.
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solid mode objects have highlighted area & distortions in material mode

I have an issue were some objects have a strange highlight area around the centre in solid view mode, in material preview the objects have a distortion on the reflection. The 2 main raised panels show ...
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How to skew a video recorded using a camera in blender compositor or video editor?

I want to know how to skew a video in blender compositor or in the video editor. I have a video that had been stabilized in blender VFX. Now the movie is super smooth but now the rolling shutter ...
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Is there a way to achieve/improve an effect of hot air distortion in EEVEE Blender without reflections?

I've seen this post: How to create an air distortion/blur effect in eevee? I've created just a plane object and assigned the following material to it. My settings and Node Setup are in some sense ...
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Cycles rendering issue

While rendering in eevee, the render comes out alright but in cycles the mesh gets distorted. Can you please tell what could be possibly wrong? This is in cycles This is in eevee. This is how I want ...
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Blender Armature Movement Distortion Misshapen Mesh Issue

I'm new to Blender and I'm sorry if this is a noob question. I have tried all sorts of things including manual Weight Painting. I have a giant blob mesh. I need to open and close the mouths with ...
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Is there any way to remove wiggle in these UVs?

so I got this piece of mesh: I'd like texture to follow curvature of the mesh, but it gives that wiggly UV distortion: I know that it might not be that noticeable but this part will be viewed from ...
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Why is this inset distorting so badly?

I am attempting to inset a group of faces however they are distorting very badly, they even inset individually fine. All transforms applied, no doubles, face orientation is fine.
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Creating a displacement texture for 3D printing using geometry nodes

Creating a displacement texture for 3D printing using geometry nodes I'm trying to recreate a pattern within a shape and include a displacement in geometry nodes so I can 3D print it. The pattern / ...
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Curve Modifier distorting object I want to curve

I am trying to create a gothic tracery window, and I've been trying to work from this tutorial https://youtu.be/vXAYt2h_Tto (skipping over anything to do with unwrapping/texturing as I do not need ...
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Why is blender distorting my UVs when i scale them down?

I've been encountering an issue with blender when scaling down my UVs. When they are first projected at full size, they look fine, but when i scale them down, the UVs start getting warped. Any idea ...
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can I have an even texture distribution over a facetted topology?

Dear 3D artists I want to display a Video as an image texture but I want the texture to be flat. Unfortunately the Video always gets distorted. I think it depends on the topology of the object where ...
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Texture binding on UV stretches texture if aspect ratio not 1:1

I'm rather new to blender and still learning a lot every day. I stumbled upon a behaviour of blender that I don't really understand, nor can I find a way to fix it. I've UV-Unwrapped a model of a ...
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Why does applying skin modifier messes up my mesh every time ? File attached

This is example project : https://pasteall.org/blend/7a092c98a4c1485a8aaed35b16219108 If You apply skin modifier to it, You will notice mesh gets distorted, creating hole in model. I struggle with ...
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Solidify modifier turning circle into oval

I've have a solidify modifier on a hollow cylinder which has circle holes cut in it, the problem I'm having is that the inner circles are being distorted into an oval shape and I'd like to keep it ...
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How to bend a 3D scanned tubular object without altering its diameter?

I am creating an insert/shim (something like a last for shoemakers), namely a stiff 3D-printed part designed to permanently distend a plastic tracheostomy tube's inner cannula. This inner cannula has ...
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How to make this liquid/fluid/melt effect?

I was wondering if you guys can help me figure out how to recreate this kind of effect (see the attached image). I’ve tried with the fluid simulator (mantaflow) but couldn’t make it work as well as ...
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Distort procedural texture along concentric circles

I'm trying to distort a procedural texture along concentric circles, so far without success. I'm not even sure how to illustrate the type of distortion I want, so search google I found this image that ...
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Weird distorsions in light when using denoise node [duplicate]

When using the denoising node I happen to have some distortions where the light bounces. When I increase the samples to 600 it's reduced but it still be noticeable. What may be causing this effect?
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How can I get this figure's hands to stop exploding when I export this figure as an FBX?

Thank you for stopping by. I have an FBX file that is giving me problems when I export it from Blender. I'm bringing it into Blender to work on its textures, which are not displaying correctly. ...
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How can I resolve this panel line issue?

The effect I'm trying to achieve in the image is an inset panel line on a model destined for 3D printing. The panel line has to be part of the mesh, so that the negative detail will show up on the ...
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Determination the K-parameters for the distortion automatically

Something similar was ask here but I would like to know if it is possible to know with Blender automatically the distortion parameters? I have this picture and I would like to know if Blender can ...
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Gopro footage 4:3 to 16:9 "smart stretch"

I have some gopro videos I would like to convert from 4:3 to 16:9. Stretching uniformly or cropping is not a problem...but I would like to apply a non-linear stretch, with the lateral parts of the ...
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How to set the focal length of the viewport to be 1000 mm?

This thread has been updated on 15/11/2021. For the detail of the update, please check the end of this post. Many YouTube video tutorials said that you should sculpt organic creatures in the ...
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Trying to make a single "shockwave" ripple through a mesh, triggered multiple times by audio. Seems like I'm missing a simple solution

I'm doing a music video and I'm trying to figure out how to have a shockwave ripple outwards from a certain location on for example a mesh plane, but triggered by audio. Picture a basic wave modifier ...
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Distorted background by models

A really beginner here. I’m trying to figure out how to distort a background image with a model in front with a shading like water or even glass. I read a similar answer here before but when I tried ...
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Make UV map texture not follow mesh geometry?

I created a character that has anormal eyes eyelids, and i had to create this kind of mesh for the eyes to fit on him. I Added a uv warp modifier to control the uv texture, but due to the mesh ...
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Distortion in array curve modifier

So I used Array + Curve modifier on the silver pole (to a bezier curve) But as you can see the ones in the corner are distorted badly. How can I get rid of this deformatiom??
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straight line is distorted in distance eevee

I made this simple scene so far: The middle line is perfectly straight. Somehow it gets distorted as you can see. This happens in the viewport, eevee rendering but not in cycles rendering. What is ...
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Set active quads doesn't work as expected

I have this shape I made, and the UV is a bit distorted. I want to make it flat. But when I select all the faces and click on "set active quads" it causes some unexpected issues, and I'm ...
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How to decrease perspective distortion of vertical lines in a camera?

I took a photo of a church and processed it with fSpy. It gave me some camera, but unfortunately, I can't match any Blender shapes with an image. Apparently ...
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Snake hook in sculpt mode is creating glitch like shapes instead of smoth tentacles

I don't have too much expirience in sculpting, but I have seen on videos i'ts seemingly easy to make smoth tentacles. But in my case what I get are ugly ditortions on ends. I tryed adding more ...
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Texture distortion on trapeze face [duplicate]

I have exactly the same problem as it was described there: Texture distorted on UV unwrapped face The texture is distorted (kind of "skewed" or broken) on a trapeze-shaped face. But the ...
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Character start distorting when I moved the body rig

blender community. Sorry, if this question was asked so many times but I am working on character rigging from months but when I rotate or move any bone of the Rig then the body starts distorting. I ...
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How to distort a generated node (not image) without using compositing?

How to distort this shape to make it move like a tadpole without using compositing? I know that for image textures we can use wave texture to distort it and get a ripple effect. But what about this ...
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Weird distortion in face of mesh

In this face of my mesh, I can see that there is in UV map leading to ugly material. The lines start out straight but quickly become a curved mess. This is weird because my UV editor says that there ...
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What is causing this deformation while using Boolean Union on all objects?

So I want to prepare my 3d model for printing but when I try to merge it with boolean it all gets pretty messy. I'm beginner and I really don't know how to fix this problem. Here are some images: ...
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Geometry jitters while animated along path

I'm having an issue with a path animation. I have a root object, with a number of children, animated on the path. My problem is, the further down the path I go, a jitter develops in the parented ...
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Node set up/method of recreating this type of displacement

Does anyone have any idea how this type of mesh displacement is achieved. I'm assuming the artist has begun with a seemingly normal human model and has applied loads of crazy displacements onto it to ...
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How to get rid of this poles?

How do i get rid of this pole? I tried to redirect edge flow using the knife but it distorts the curved surface. Is there a way around this? This is the shape I'm trying to model.
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Invalid texture dislplaying

I'm using Blender 2.83.2 and I tried to create a carbon fiber texture, following steps shown in this video. It definitely worked when I applied it on a simple meshs (plane, cube, sphere etc created in ...
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Lattice control of multiple objects without distortion

what i am doing : I am looking for a simple way to animate a cobblestone floor ripping apart in a specific and easily controllable way. I currently have broken down the floor into segments, each ...
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