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GPU based realtime engine for the viewport implemented for Blender version 2.8, using Industry standard PBR (Physically Based Rendering).

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Render glow over transparent background blender 3D evee

How i can render glow from emission material over transparent background in blender 3D eevee, thanks!
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Eevee vs Cycles Blender 2.8 & Glossy BSDF [SOLVED - FIX IT]

From this video for blender 2.7 cycles: https://www.youtube.com/embed/BtVYCMNvykg I made this: In blender 2.8 with cycles, the glossy is effective. but with eevee doesn't work. I don't know the ...
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Auto baking the indirect lighting of irradiance volumes with animation?

I've searched forums, Google, and YouTube for a way to use Eevee's irradiance volumes with animation (moving objects), and haven't found any solutions, or even a mention of this. Maybe I'm using the ...
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EEVEE Volumetrics disappears when I plug in a noise texture to density node

Been trying to get this to work. Am I doing something wrong or is this a bug? The volumetrics disappears when I plug in any noise to the volume scatter node. I've also tried other textures. Thanks ...
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v2.8 beta EEVEE, transparent mask is black instead of transparent

I need to apply an alpha texture mask over a texture material in order to be transparent in the viewport. As is, it is black in EEVEE. How do I modify this file to make the viewport show the mask as ...
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Why won't Evee open the selected material in compositing

I remember that in older versions of Blender the current material would be selected, if you chose an entity with a material. As you can see in compositing editor, there should be some type of diffuse ...
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Can you download a version of blender and still have access to the previous version

I am considering downloading the blender 2.8 beta but I had a question first. One, can you still access blender 2.79 with the beta downloaded, and if so how? I don't want to download it, have it crash ...
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Will it soon be possible to render an Eevee animation in realtime (2.8 Beta)?

What I tried: Most available tutorials Some render / file format settings The result: A 2 minutes long animation that plays fine in realtime takes a day or two to render on a GTX 1080. There's no ...
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How to make Eevee viewport background transparent?

I would like to view my meshes in Eevee rendered viewport with an alpha background when using HDRI lighting. How do I use HDRI lighting without seeing the HDRI image in the background of my Eevee ...
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Blender 2.8 - Particle Instance not rendered

I am playing around with the newest Blender 2.8 Build for Windows 64bit blender-2.80.0-git.a205493426b-windows64 I tried to create a firework scene, where particles emit particles by using a ...
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Animating Dynamic Paint with noise texture

so I'm trying to recreate this effect https://twitter.com/Erisdraw3D/status/1056931358185086976 and I've gotten as far as having the white area around a rock, but I've been struggling with animating ...
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In Blender 2.8, how do I light an EEVEE scene with an HDR?

Blender 2.8 supports the same world node setup that Cycles does. This correctly puts the HDR image in the world background. But EEVEE doesn't light the scene properly. Everything looks flat and ...
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How to render the viewport with EEVEE and the “final” render with Cycles?

I want to render the viewport with EEVEE and the "final" render with Cycles. Since Blender took so many changes in the Alpha phase, all how-to videos about blender 2.80 show panels, buttons and so, ...
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How to Get only Shadows from a Collection in 2.8 EEVEE?

I want to know is there a way to render Shadows only in Blender's new EEVEE Render Engine. I want my objects in a separate collection and a ground plane on a separate collection(to receive shadows ...
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EEVEE and Cycles render lighting differences

I get different lightning render with the same scene camera setup. Cycles render (both experimental and supported feature set) gets weaker lightning and needs more energy. How can I get the same ...
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Shadows on alpha channel PNG's and eevee

I am playing with the eevee render, and I am struggling on how to render projected shadows from objects textured with alpha channel. Here is a reference render on cycles on what I want to achieve. ...
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Blender 2.8 transparency & volumetrics?

Can somebody walk me through the process of getting volumetrics and transparency working in EEVEE. I recently hopped on from 2.79 but all my glasswork just isnt working. I tried all the alpha channels ...
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2.80 Eevee: Rigid body collisions OK in Viewport, but none in Render?

just wanted to ask if the behavior mentioned in the subject is a known problem in the current 2.8 alpha? Or am I doing something wrong? I have a simple test scene, it is basically a keva planks tower,...
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It is a mission impossible to edit a video

My laptop is not the fastest one, and I created a blender project. There are a few stretched blocks. I unwrapped them and added a realistic texture. I want to make a video with the length of 20-30 ...
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Does Eevee support Animated Textures?

I am not able to use an animated texture (image in sequence) for objects in Eevee (Blender 2.80) Has someone managed to use this successfully? If so, what am I doing wrong?
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Blender 2.8 Eevee - Removing Ambient Occlusion from specific object?

Most of us know Eevee's Ambient Occlusion My issue is I have models such has hair with its own custom normals and the AO in Eevee is causing it to look weird. Is there a way to remove the AO effect ...
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2.8: How to enable Eevee on a Macbook pro?

EDIT: So now I have my answer, 2.8 doesn't work with my OS (10.9.5), but it works with a more recent one like Mojave. I wonder how to enable Eevee on a Macbook pro. For the moment if I choose Eevee ...
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What is LookDev/Material Preview mode for in 2.8?

I am struggling to understand what is LookDev/Material Preview mode for and how do I render an image which I see in this mode into a picture or video. I tweaked my material to look how I want in ...
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Eevee film grain type filter?

I have been searching on Google if there is any scratches/film grain type filter for Eevee while in realtime? Is this kind of filter even possible in Eevee. I have seen it done in game engines. Or ...
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How to set ambient light with EEVEE

I have a model from an OBJ import and I would like to light it in (using Eevee) in a way that is similar to OpenGL ambient light. The only thing that I found similar is the background color of the ...
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How to hide object but keep shadow in EEVEE?

This is very easy to do in Cycles, just have to click on the camera checkbox. I cant figure out how to do this in EEVEE. Any help would be appreciated.
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2.8 Outline on Curve Objects

Is there a way to hide these outlines that are on curve objects? They kind of get in the way in my render preview.
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Is it possible to render 180º equirectangular with eevee engine?

I'd like to make the switch to eevee as it is more suitable for my needs, but the panoramic fov lens in eevee only goes up to 173º. In cycles I use a panoramic lens with equirectangular projection at +...
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EVEE RELEASE DATE

When Evee is gonna be released? At least on beta? I watched the planning update video, and the Blender Core Developer said that the beta will be released at the of October, but now it's November and ...
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Where is the option 'Display>Only Render" in the latest 2.8 builds?

Blender 2.79 has the 'Display>Only Render' checkbox in the Properties panel. I am not able to find any such option in the latest Blender 2.8 builds for Eevee. Can someone tell where is it?
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how to use displacement maps on Eevee Blender 2.8

how to use displacement maps on Eevee ? is it a coming feature. Because right now on 2.8 I can't seem to make it work.
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Blender 2.8 - Object index pass in Eevee

I need to isolate filters on some objects in the compositor and Blender 2.8 does not have the options to setup object/material passes in the View Layers. Is there anyway to achieve this in Blender 2.8 ...
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Material appearing as bright white or white on some objects while using Eevee Render in 2.8

I have a scene with 7 different materials and 405 objects. One of the materials is displayed as I want it to for some object, while other objects it is applied to behave either like a bright white ...
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Blender 2.8: How to output renderings in real time just like what is shown in the viewport?

I just was able to start up Blender 2.8 with some of the example projects on the website, and I'm able to pan around and see the real-time render in the viewport, but how can I OUTPUT this real-time ...
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Objects, shadows and reflections not rendering in EEVEE

I started to work with EEVEE short time ago and I was amazed by the capabilities of this engine. However, I noticed something strange when I was rendering some tests. Some objects/reflections/shadows ...
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How to make a procedural node setup to for raindrop effect for EEVEE?

I just saw this amazing video that shows procedural raindrop effect using a node setup in EEVEE, created by this person. It's not possible to see the node setup from the video. So I wonder if someone ...
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Render button missing in Blender 2.8

So either Google doesn't have the answer, or I didn't know what to search for. But I don't see the render button on the right side of the screen. Every tutorial I see says that I'll find it there, but ...
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Does Blender 2.8 have a working import-export plugin for After Effects?

I know it's still in Alpha but having the ability to render quick visualizations in Evee with camera animation data would be an absolute game-changer in my production environment. Does anyone know ...
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How does EEVEE work?

We all know what Cycles is, at least to a first approximation: Cycles is a path tracing engine [...] Specifically, cycles is a "backwards" path tracer, which means that it traces light rays ...
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Blender 2.8 EVEE transparency in Alpha Blend mode

I know Blender 2.8 and EVEE is still in development, but I have strange transparency behavior while using Alpha Blend mode on texture. When I move view or camera textured object with Alpha blend mode ...
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Eevee render lights cast own shadow [closed]

I am using Eevee rendering. I have installed Blender 2.8 (tried 2 different versions on each) on 2 different machines. They both have the same problem. All light sources cast their own shadow. The ...
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How to render from Eevee in Blender 2.8?

I have the Blender 2.8 version from the 21st Sep 2018 I was looking forward to render a test sequence but cannot find a render button anywhere? Does anyone know where to find it?
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What are the minimum spec requirements for 2.8?

I have tried using Eevee on my computer, but it kept crashing. It was a version that was downloaded a couple of weeks ago. Also, I attempted to use Substance Designer and it failed to work as well. My ...
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Eevee & particles: hide mesh emitter at render

It was simple to hide the object that emits particles in Cycles by unchecking emitter in PropertiesEditor-->Particles-->Render. But there is no such option with Eevee. How could I do ?
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How can I use shadow from environment world (HDRI)?

I make an animation in Blender 2.79 and render it using EEVEE in Blender 2.8 as it's very fast. One problem is that if I use HDRI whenever I do this for background, shadow of mesh doesn't appear on ...
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How to render with transparent background in Eevee?

Is it possible to render with transparent background using Eevee renderer?
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Eevee shadow problem

Recently I downloaded blender 2.8 for the new real-time render engine, but then I found out that the shadow in the eevee is really unexpected. Just like shown above, the quality of the shadow is bad ...
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How to make an alpha background in blender eevee?

I want to render an object in eevee without rendering the HDR background but without losing the HDR lighting.
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Edit mode when use Subdivision only show wireframe 2.8 [closed]

I want to ask about how to show the model when use Subdivision surface on blender 2.8. Here is the difference when you use blender 2.79 vs 2.8 edit mode. Blender 2.8 (11 August 2018 built) Is it a ...
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Blender 2.8 eevee render light too bright than cycle [duplicate]

I use simple plane object with black material and put a point light above the plane. THe result is when using eevee , the light reflection is way to bright. (see the attachment : top image is cycle, ...