A message from our CEO about the future of Stack Overflow and Stack Exchange. Read now.

Questions tagged [fire]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
0answers
32 views

How to get PURE fire in Quick Smoke preoperties

another question here for today. Im playing around with fire and smoke simulations, and I was experimenting with "Fire & Smoke", and i get, as expected, fire with smoke. But when i go with "Fire",...
3
votes
1answer
87 views

Why are there no tutorials of flames in blender render?

I'd like to do a flame animation that doesn't need to be any sort of high quality, that's why I wanted to use blender render. But is it just so bad or why are there no tutorials?
1
vote
0answers
195 views

Black artifacts in Cycles fire animation

as shown in the attached images I have black (shadow?) artifacts in my fire animation. Some frames are fine, like the left one. Some frames have these black patches. The patches move and appear on the ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

blue box of death when rendering multiple flame colors

So Im trying to make an animated logo of an A thats on fire... but Im trying to match the original logo somewhat which has a main flame orange on the A and then blue flames coming up from further down ...
1
vote
1answer
352 views

Fire Simulation Not Rendering [duplicate]

Been working on this fire simulation. I'm new to the simulation but have done a ton of fiddling around with settings and looked at some questions. Why is the domain not rendering correctly? It's ...
1
vote
0answers
67 views

How can I change the shape for the emission of fire?

I created a fire on the base of a circle. How can I change the shape of the base where i emitted the fire? Every time that I do the fire does not emit on top of the additional pieces that I extrude ...
9
votes
2answers
3k views

How to create fire materials using the new Principled Volume node that visually look the same as the “old method” of fire materials?

There is a new volumetric shader node called "Principled Volume" in Blender 2.79 as of this commit. It appears to support a new temperature attribute, using blackbody temperature. Using the more or ...
0
votes
0answers
73 views

Electric fireplace

What's the best way to create fire in electric fireplace like this? I'm creating interior and I want to achieve most realistic effect I can. I appreciate all the tips. Thank you.
1
vote
0answers
173 views

Fire not showing up in render view

I have a smoke simulation with fire and it is not showing up in my render viewport.
0
votes
0answers
249 views

blender not rendering smoke animation unless I pre-bake?

Hoping you can help. Have a peculiar situation here. I've included the blend file here. Simple set up. I have a cube as the domain for the smoke, then a mesh object as the flow for the smoke, and an ...
3
votes
1answer
281 views

I want to do -Back to the future- like flame stripes

Im currently trying to recreate the flame stripes from Back to the future. I only need a still frame. This is what i want: And i only get this working with a basic fire sim: Is there a good way to ...
0
votes
0answers
106 views

Issue with rendering fire on Transparency [duplicate]

I am having an issue with rendering fire on a transparent background. I've gone into the world and changed the alpha from the sky to transparency. I've checked the transparent box under the render ...
2
votes
1answer
156 views

Particle system not rendering, emitter rendering see-through

I need to motion track a fireplace to some footage. Everything looks fine in the render preview, and even in the viewport, however the actual file that renders doesn't have a fire, and the emitter is ...
1
vote
1answer
99 views

Fire doesnt render in internal render

I'm trying to render a fire inside a lamp. The crystal of the lamp is the domain. I have added the material to the fire but nothing shows up during the rendering. The fire shows up in te 3d view. Here ...
0
votes
0answers
55 views

Why does the shape of my explosion keep changing?

I've been working on a simulating a Hollywood-style fireball. After playing around with Force Fields and whatnot, I've come across with a shape I'm generally happy with. Blender, however, seems hell ...
3
votes
0answers
2k views

How to get candle flame

Using the fire simulation, I want to create a candle flame. What settings should I use for this? I'm bit confused: the flame goes up or gives extra fire. I'm getting a circular effect at the bottom ...
0
votes
1answer
379 views

Fire + Smoke disappears

I am creating a presentation for a conference on cancer radiation therapy. This includes a 15 second animation of a linac machine. I'm trying to show a helix of smoke created by the machine spinning ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Fire shows up in default view but i can't get it to show up in render

I have tried putting in the multiplier as I've seen it in many answers as well as the color ramp but it still only shows up as grey particles in any rendering...?
0
votes
1answer
113 views

How to block fire?

As you can see in the above image, I'm making a fire ghost (in Cycles). I can setup the flames, however, I have two issues: (1) How do I make the flames stick close to the surface but not lose it's ...
1
vote
1answer
185 views

cycles renders fire in single image but not in animation. how to fix?

well the thing is: blender renderes my burning text just fine when rendering a single image. but when i render animation the output is black. i checked like 10 different posts on that and nothing ...
0
votes
1answer
252 views

Fire effect looks different when renderd

Why when looking at the fire in the view port looks better than when its rendered? And if I want the fire just to be static (not an animation) what do I do?I just render it without baking? Thanks
1
vote
1answer
167 views

Add pre-rendered fire to scene

Situation I am working on a visualiser that sprays fire at the start of the drop In my Scene there is a 2D animated background, multiple thousand frames long I have two fire fountains which spray ...
2
votes
1answer
584 views

Managing flame direction (Cycles)

I have a fire on my scene and it goes upwards. I want it going in a horizontal direction. How can I achieve that? Changing Temperature Difference only flips direction in the vertical axis.
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Muzzle flash on a gun

Is there a way to make muzzle flash come out of a gun using the smoke simulator with fire and smoke? I've seen a lot of tutorials that use an object coming out of the gun that lights up, but it doesn'...
0
votes
1answer
6k views

Why is my render not showing quick fire/smoke

I'm trying to render my fire/smoke but it seems that it renders a gray smoke domain instead of my fire/smoke. Any idea? I used the quick smoke effect. Update: here is my file:
2
votes
1answer
586 views

Simulate fire (quick way)

I'm doing an animation on a 2D plane. I have some 3D objects on it. Now I would like to show some fire. I know I can follow some smoke and fire tutorials and add this. But rendering takes very long. ...