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Images as emitters constantly come out dull. White emission not actually white. What am I doing wrong?

I have been using Blender for a while but keep hitting this problem that I don't understand. First of all, I don't understand why I white emission shader set to pure white is not actually white ...
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Any material randomly turning into emission in Cycles, in blender 2.8

The file I'm working on just glitched out. In Eevee, we can see what it is supposed to look like, but as soon as I switch to Cycles, every material seemingly turns into an emission shader material. ...
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How do I change strength of emission at Principled BSDF

I want to keep the settings except emission and only change the strength of it like the emission node. Any ways?
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Is it possible to export emission as a png texture?

So I made a mesh, very simple and added emission to it. I wanted to make neon effect and now I am struggling how to export it as a texture. Is it even possible?
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Light emitting material in Eevee doesn't cast light on surfaces? [duplicate]

Bit of noob, so forgive me in advance. Working in Eevee in 2.81, I can't get an emission shaded material to cast light onto a surface. I've got bloom enabled, and the emitting surface illuminates ...
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Blender Object Glowing in Dark with no Emission Shader?

For some reason an object in my scene glows in the dark no matter what I do (including removing all its materials) any suggestions? [EDIT] Here's what happens when the materials are removed:
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Multiple colors on particles [duplicate]

So, I have a simple emission texture applied to a particle system and I was wondering, is there a way to make your particle emitter emit a random variety of colors?
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Creating a emission plane and hiding it in Blender 2.81

How do I create emission material and then hide the plane that emits the light in Blender 2.81?
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I am having trouble with emissions in my materials. How do I remove emissions?

I am trying to model a simple room to make my sword model easier to understand (I was getting confused because the reflective material had nothing to reflect), but I cannot figure out how to make my ...
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Pixelated/blurry emission

total beginner here so I hope I summarize my issue correctly: so, I want to make a glowing object and for that (as far as I understood) I need to apply the emission node. However when doing so, all ...
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Emission node in 2.81 not working iun Cycles

I've got an standard material on a cylinder outside windows which I am using to emit a texture for light - unfortunately the material seems to take the colour from the emission within the material as ...
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Objects are not emitting light

The 80s sun is not emitting light at all but the pink grid is emitting but not as much as needed even though i put the strength right up.It was emitting fine on the grid but i must have changed ...
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Confusing Volumetrics

I have a simple glass exture applied to this bulb and a circle inside with an emission texture on it w/ the strength about 30. How do I get this emission texture to fill the bulb?
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Blender Emission Without Blowing Out Texture (Eevee) [duplicate]

So, I want to add emission to an object without blowing out the texture underneath it. Here's my material setup so far: What would I add (and where) to make add the emission? Thank you!
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Eevee - Mesh light illuminating scene from within glass (i.e., light bulb)

I'm trying to light a scene in Eevee using light bulbs. I have a filament (emission object) within a glass object. Basically, I'm able to see the emission object through the glass, but the light is ...
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Why the Emission on Hair Particle System is disable?

I need to edit the NUMBER of EMISSION, but it disabled after I use WEIGHT PAINT with VERTEX GROUPS. How can I edit emission after this?
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How can I make whole scene emit light

I;m using nodes to make all objects emit light, it worked before but i have changed something, i'm not sure what and now the only object emitting light is the chopper blades. I want the grid and the ...
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Why doesn't emmisive material render in my camera?

I'm trying to create a simple sky for a scene. Right now I'm modelling it as a gradient texture applied to the inside of a sphere. I made the shader emissive so that it does not cast a shadow and ...
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Blender 2.8 Principled BSDF : Getting emissive? material when trying to assign hex color as base color

I'm populating spheres off of a csv file and in theory adding a hex color as the base color from the same spreadsheet. While I've looked at other questions that make it clear that a RGB-> hex is ...
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How to hide mesh but keep reflections from surface

Is there a way to hide objects but keep reflections from their surface? I want create lighting overlays to use it with blend modes. This is example of what i'm trying to achieve This is my scene. I ...
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How to make a Emission shader RECEIVE shadows?

I have baked a floor onto a texture which then I plugged onto an emission shader. However, the floor no longer receives shadows because of it. However I have a character walking on the floor and I ...