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Glass material not transparent in cycles

After following Andrew Prices' tutorial for coffee and a doughnut to the coffee part, I find that my cup seems to be frosted glass in the render while looking transparent in non-rendered views. Is ...
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Keep Refraction and Remove the background object

Hope you're all good, I have a question, I made an object and use the refraction BSDF on it, so it refract the image I put in the background. And I want to keep the refraction of the object but i ...
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Issue with glass?

So I was following Blender Guru's new 2.8 tutorials on the basics of Blender, and I have a feeling the glass looks off. Please give advice and help on how to make the glass look properly.
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Creating bumpy glass effect on an extruded path?

I want to make a glass material with specific bump pattern on an SVG image that I've extruded and converted to mesh.I've been using bump node and connected its normal output to the normal input of ...
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Creating camera lens material

I'm creating a camera lens, and I have problems with creating a glass material. As you know, this kind of glass has colored reflections caused by special anti reflective coating (actually, glasses ...
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Configuring eevee glass reflections

Blender version: 2.82rc, 2.83alpha. I am trying to set up eevee to properly show reflections on my glass material. The glass object is an uv sphere, which I cut in half and then applied solidify ...
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Glass material rendered as dark grey

I am trying to render a glass material on a cup. But it looks grey after rendering. Screenshot of the render. (https://i.stack.imgur.com/cNMEc.png) The material details are as shown.Material details.(...
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Export glass in OBJ [duplicate]

I'm trying to export a fish tank as OBJ with a cube with glass shader with a cyan colour as the water. If I re-import the obj, the glass shader is now a principled shader and the and the water now is ...
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Why is this weird line in appearing in Glass material?

I cannot understand why this weird line in appearing in my coffee I decreased IOR of my glass and increased density of coffee. I moved light, checked if I have two materials and nothing is working. ...
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Glass Not Clear

I modelled a wine glass, set the thickness to 0.002 mm, set the material transparency to 1.... and when I render it looks boxy and grey. I checked the lighting, and made sure the normals were all ...
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How to improve refraction when object is in a liquid (object)?

To be as simple as possible, I made a martini glass with an olive, toothpick inside of it, and I added the liquid, which is an object with full transmission (Principled BSDF). Made other things and I ...
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Glass node not working?

I'm following this tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0r0UnaIK_Y&t=27s on how to make an eyeball, I'm using blender 2.8 but the guy in the video is not, and even though my texture nodes ...
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My glass material isn't transparent in Eevee

When using Eevee, an object with a glass material (in this case: Principled BSDF, trasmission set to 1.0) doesn't seem like it can be looked through: it's completely opaque. See for instance the ...
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How to make glass clear at overlapping point

Is there a way that I can make the overlapping points of these three glass objects clear, or would there be a way that I can control the colors of the overlapping points? I don't want to change the ...
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How to make floor like this? [duplicate]

How can I make reflecting floor like this in blender? And how do I make good looking glass like the one provided in the example too? Edit: I wanna make a nice reflective floor like the one provided ...
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How to create a “hollow” glass tube

I am working on a cathode ray tube (CRT) based off of an original model. Is there a way to make a glass object (the tube) hollow? In reality, the tube is not filled with glass, so the glass shader ...
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Glass not rendering correctly

I've no idea where this grey is coming from. Transmission 1.0 and Roughness 0
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Color not coming through glass?

I'm trying to do this tutorial to make the cup as shown in the video but I'm having problems with the glass and the color coming through it. the glass has light coming through it (Or it might be ...
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how to recreate microscopic diatom glass material

I have been trying to recreate the material seen in the picture without success, this picture is an electron microscope image of diatom shells, they have 2 important characteristics. first, since they ...
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How can I create a realistic glass material?

I have a serious problem. I am confused about making real glass material. If you are able to help me, then I will be very grateful. Thank you! ♥ Material that I want to make: My Shader Editor: ...
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I don’t think cycles is working

So last night I was trying to make a crystal structure like the one in ducky3d’s video about fantasy crystals. I am very new to blender so bear with me. The transparency doesn’t work and I never see ...
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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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Weird glass artifact

I was messing with UV unwrapping, and this is what happened: I reset the UV map, but to no result. For reference, I have older render of the same glass (the version which was unfortunately ...
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Image Texture Darkens Entire Glass

When I add an image with a transparency layer on the bottle, it darkens the entire bottle and I have no idea what's going on. I followed this guide to the word but can't seem to figure out what I'm ...
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Why is volume losing color when hidden behind glass and how do I make it keep its color?

Everything is done in Cycles. I created a very simple blue volume and gave it to a cube. I also added a principled shader to make the outside look like shiny glass. The cube on the left has only ...
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Glass and brick hurdle

I am new to rendering. I am using the standard blender glass and procedural bricks. I have flipped the bricks in the node, but would like the bricks to wrap around properly. The glass is highly ...
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Rendering (cycles) glass surrounded by objects

I'm new to Blender, currently following some lessons but still a beginner stage. I've been working on a personal project and encountered a strange behaviour when dealing with glass. Here's the ...
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Plane in Render not visible in Object Mode

Thanks in advance for any help. I am following Andrew's Donut/Cup tut on youtube using 2.8.1 and had a render problem. Here is a snap of my Object Mode And here is the same view in render mode. ...
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glass of orange juice looks differently in viewport and render image

i have created a very simple glass of orange juice and placed it on a wooden table. when i look in viewport render it looks like this -- but when i render it changes to this-- in both times I have ...
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Blender Cycles - Glass Casting Shadows [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a glass lamp in Blender Cycles that illuminates the scene in a physically accurate manner, but the glass is preventing light from passing through it, creating hard black shadows ...
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Why is my cube looking like this with the glass material?

I'm new at blender and am trying to make the cube look like glass. I'm not sure how to not make it look like a mirror and have this weird texture reflection. The monkey is a better picture with what ...
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Issue with Volume Absorption inside Glass

first time posting here and very new to blender, Im following BlenderGuru's latest tutorial and I'm having some issues with volume absorption, this is of course not a job, I don't have a deadline, so ...
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How to add surface Imperfection to Glass in Cycles?

I'm looking to add a surface imperfection that I got from Poliigon.com to a glass that I'm making. The surface imperfection is off water droplets. I want to create a condensation sort of look to my ...
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Transmission to glass

Hi Blender StackExchange, can you help? I'm currently trying to create glass from a solid object by turning transmission up to 1.0. The rendered image I'm getting is a solid dark grey and not ...
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My glass has a smudge

I made a cup with a glass by setting transmission to 1 and roughness to 0. So I somewhat made it like above. However, As you can see if you zoom in it. there are several points to improve such as ...
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How can I set up light on cycles to accurately pass through multiple panels of glass?

Im trying to make a small cafe scene with a patisserie display in it. It takes place at night and one of the aspects I wanted to explore was to have it as bright fluorescent spot on the final render. ...
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I`m having trouble with window reflection showing a world background. How do i remove it?

I have created a window in my project, and it's working fine, but in the reflection and when I look from the inside, through the window, a "world" is shown that I only see in the reflection and when I ...
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Why does the outside of my glass of coffee look strange?

I'm currently following Blender Guru's beginner donut tutorial and I just completed Level 3 Part 4 where we made coffee, but for some reason, the liquid as viewed from the outside of the glass looks ...
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Animate Glass BSDF Index of Refraction over Time?

Is there a way to animate the index of refraction of a glass material so that it will change from say 1.1 at frame 10 to 1.8 at frame 30?
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My glass(diamond) is reflecting nature, not transparent

I am new to Blender 2.8. I try to make a diamond, so I used glass BSDF. But it shows me nature on the surface like metal, not showing the other side or some shiny refraction. Its metallic is 0. What ...
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Render Problem with a Glas Material and the Archipack addon

I struggle with a more or less realistic enviroment for my prototype model of my desk. So first the preview, with cycles (left side). When I render the scene, the door glas is white and not ...
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How do i make my glasses look realistic?

I've been stuck for quite a while, it just looks wrong you can surely tell, if some1 could help me i would appriciate it, srry if i do or say smomething wrong, I don'w know exactly how this forum ...
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Problem with glass shader work-around: Redundant reflection image

It was found that the standard Glass shader and Principled BDSF shader of Blender has the drawback of making objects behind the glass material appeared too dark. Some people has devised work-around ...
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2.8 Glass not reflecting in mirror?

I'm new to Blender and modeled a glass lantern and mirror. For some reason, my glass is not reflecting in the mirror and the reflections in the mirror are lower in resolution. The glass lantern and ...
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Can't see through BSDF principled/glass 2.8

High risk this question was asked a billion times and I am just too stupid to find the correct answer, so apologiez. I am trying to create a drinking glass, the inside faces are colored red to ...
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Creating Glass - What am I Doing Wrong?

I've followed all the tutorials, tried so many different things. But changing the transmission to 1 just makes the shape go grey. I've turned on refraction in the light settings and nothing has ...
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How do I turn down the saturation of a specific color in the noise texture?

I am using the noise texture to fake the dispersion in a glass shadow. It looks cool, but there is a problem, the noise texture has the purple color, while the purple color is not one of the rainbow ...
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EEVEE Glass Shader

I am in rendered view in the viewport and my glass shader isn't working correctly. I remember a couple months ago I was making glass for a ship and these settings are the only thing I had to mess ...
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Creating a translucent acrylic-like Shader

I am trying to make this model and as you can see in the reference, it looks translucent with a glow on the outer ring, like a solid block of acrylic with thickness. Also, as you can see, it emits ...
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Eevee thin glass surface

I am experimenting a bit with Eevee to get used to it but I can't render correctly objects with a thin glass surface (a sphere with solidify modifier for instance). Instead Eevee renders an object ...