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How to project picture onto hair particles?

Here I have a basic plane with hair particles (just for example) And here is something i want ,this black line, it should be visible when looking from angle in case when there is more particles on ...
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Hair Particles - Can I recalculate the initial rotation every frame?

So i have an animated ocean, Shrinkwrapped a hexagon grid over it and spawning a buoy on every vertex. I used hair particles en set the initial rotation to Normal-Tangent which works great. The issue ...
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select specific area for the particle system to work [duplicate]

I have a a grass field and I want to make a path without grass. Is there a way to select the specific area for the particle system so i can make in the path with a different particle? I'm trying to ...
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Adding another roughness to hair

I have been using yeti and xgen for hair and fur and they allow users to add multiple scraggle or roughness to the hair.For example a less frequency scraggle to generate some randomness in the hair ...
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How to fix blender particle hair explosion

Hi I'm not that good with hair particles. Somehow it explodes, flies off the head and grows into a huge electrostatic ball of wool. https://blend-exchange.giantcowfilms.com/b/5263/
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How Do I Fix Hair particles After Mesh Edit?

I have a hair particle system that I had combed, but I edited the emitter in mesh edit and didn't realize I had messed it up until afterwards. (at least I think mesh editing caused it) Is there a way ...
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Cycles: access actual length of hair strand?

For materials pertaining to hair strands, Cycles gives us a Hair Info node with a scalar output called Intercept, whose value will be 0 at the root and 1 at the tip, irrespective of how long the hair ...
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Hair Particles with Forcefield not rendering as expected

As you can see in the image below, to style some hair on my character I used a Turbulence force field. This is my first time using force fields on hair, however I have done it many times before with ...
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Having issues moduling zootopia style fur

Ive heard that Blender was capable of producing Zootopia style fur on characters using the participial system. Well sadly there doesn't seem to be many guides on fur. The few ive found use a ball or a ...
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Hair particles modelling

I have a hair mesh and I want to to have that with hair particles (the shape looks like a long cone, it's not complicated). So I'm trying to model it with particle edit but it's so hard. I'm trying ...
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Distance to mesh with forcefield/dynamic hair

The hair is pretty far away from the force field mesh, as you can see. Is there a way to reduce that distance? Edit: Oh well, I guess it is scale dependent. Kinda hard to figure out the "correct" ...
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Forcefield as collider with dynamic hair

Having a separate collision object works, but with fast movement I still get a lot penetration through the mesh. Apparently it can be done better with a forcefield but I cannot get it to work like ...
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Realistic rug with blender? [closed]

Can I have some guidance or tutorials how to make phototrealistic rug like this with the particle system? Here's the kind of result I want to achieve, really realistic, long hair, and a sort of ...
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Hair particle children still here after using cut brush

So basically I wanted to get rid of some hair particles to make the hair line appear more natural(i didn't know i could just delete particles with "none" brush when I did this) After using the cut ...
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How to render hair like this?

Ok, just learning hair here and Im following this tutorial on sculpting/shading- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpVyTc_72z0 I am trying to achieve this in the end - human like hair but anime - ish, ...
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Cycles Hair Problem 20 Segments

The shape gets lost on render. On the left it all looks ok but when rendered it seems to mold to the object lossing the shape. Any ideas on what causes this? I do have the segments set to 20 which ...
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Hair emitting from wrong side of mesh

I made a head using the mirror modifier, and for the hair duplicated the scalp so I could add hair particles across the whole head and not just the side that I had sculpted the actual mesh. I flipped ...
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Particle hair colour

Let's say I have a carpet with a picture of an ornament as a texture. The carpet is black and the ornament white. I want the carpet to be with hair particles. My question is how can I colour the hair ...
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Is it possible to convert hair to alpha planes?

In Zbrush you can groom your hair, and then convert that to alpha planes. I'm curious if it's possible to achieve the same result in Blender? I tag particles because that seems to be what people in ...
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How should I setup this polygon hair node material in blender?

This was made by Sieng JeongHo, as a tutorial on how to texture polygon hair in marmoset toolbag. But I was wondering how could I recreate this in blender cycles? How should I setup the nodes and ...
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Blender port from SFM eyelashes

i am porting SFM models into blender, on this model i have a problem with the eyelashes. can someone help me fix this? it shows up like this on rendering also. I have already tried applying particle ...
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Color Cycles hair particle from UV-mapped image texture material

I have a problem with coloring the hair particles of my model from the texture underneath with the Cycles renderer. I already researched via Google search and even found similar questions on this site,...
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Hair Suddenly Changes Rendering - Possible Corruption?

I've been working on getting my head around how hair works in Blender (styling, shading, optimizing, etc) and have run into something bizarre - not sure if anyone has seen this or knows what it might ...
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Hair mesh to hair particles

Is there a way to "convert" a hair mesh to hair particles? I have a few hair meshes and their textures are really low quality. So I would like to keep the hair shape and change it to particles, if it'...
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How to get basic Hair setting

I want to know the setting for Hair Particles. I have my system i5 with 8GB RAM and 2 GB Graphic card. With the default sphere 1000 count and in the children 500 count my system get slows or hang i ...
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How to save a hair particles position

I want to know how can I save particle hair positions? I've made a scene with the character, then I've added some particle hairs to it. The hairstyle is somewhat very complex, and I spent a lot of ...
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Hair Particle Edit Mode “Mirror” operator doesn’t work

I've been creating some eyelashes and eyebrows for a character and would love to be able to mirror the right side to the left to at least use as a base (and then break the symmetry later), but no ...
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Hair particles: Unwanted, irrevertable mirroring!

I've been styling hair particles for an asymmetrical look. To speed up my workflow, I turned on x-mirror in the particle edit tools panel when working on individual strands, then turning it off to ...
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Hair not showing up (hair particle)

I'm trying to follow this tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpVyTc_72z0 but i can't manage to get the hair to show up and i don't know why. What i'm doing wrong?
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Hair - How to apply dynamics at a given frame and then edit particle to groom?

When I apply dynamics to hair, I get expected results, hair drops down into gravity. Great. Since I like the state of the hair, I am trying to apply "dynamics" from the (T)ool menu and also baking ...
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Particle System - Hair: size jittering - messes up scene

I have a project where I rendered out one animation. Now I see that the palms in my animation jitter in size. Video here: https://youtu.be/JowtxnaBUZg When I examine this effect in Blender I see ...
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Tutorials for texturing polygon hair in blender/any software with knowledge transferable

I haven't found anything. I tried using other tutorials from other software, but they all converted their polygons to particle hair curves, and blender can't do that (I think)? I just need a ...
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How to make unique hairstyles with particle hairs/are there any other methods?

I was interested in princess peach's hair and wanted to know if I could make it with particles. However, styling it has been more than a hassle. This is her hair. It swoops around here and there and ...
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Particle (hair) issue

It's really complicated for me to describe this situation, but I'll try my best. When I applied particles on my drupelet everything seems to work fine. Then when I try to use the drupelet as a ...
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Trouble with rendering hair

I've had a lot of trouble rendering hair on my first character. I can't figure out how to get it to render. The hair looks just how I want it on the 3D view page and I've tried several of the ...
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How to clump hair particles from its root?

How can I achieve No. 2? Thanks!
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Adding Color to Grass Also Changes Color of Ground

I've been trying to make a field of grass, but when I color the grass, the ground changes color also. I made two materials, one for grass and one for ground, and when I add an image texture for the ...
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How do I make a section of hair a different color?

I have a character who I have groomed hair for but the original has specific spots where the hair is not black, but is grey. So how can I make only those spots grey? Blend File: https://www.dropbox....
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Hair filtering through weightmap?

How do I paint (vertex group -paint¿?) the area where I want to filter the hair? I want to limit the hair to grow in the mesh in the area painted (vertex selection group?) but then how can I make it ...
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Why does deleting the unnecessary parts of mesh mess up hair?

Why does deleting the unnecessary parts of mesh mess up hair? And what am I supposed to do to avoid this?
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How to get hair child particles' position in Blender?

I want to access the hair particles' coordinates. When exporting the hairs coordinates for future use, the interpolated hairs were gone. Here is my code. ...
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Blender Hair not showing properly

Blender Hair Problem : I have applied hair to my mesh. But, when I try to render the hair they are almost invisible. But, when zoomed from really close I see really thin strands. Here is the image for ...
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while exporting to fbx the particle hair is missing

i have created particle hair.while exporting to fbx the particle hair is missing..i cannot go through curve from mesh and then mesh from curve. what are the possbile solutions for this apart from ...
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Cycles Material Nodes Controlled Hair Color

Are there other means by which to control particle hair color other than texture? Cycles Material Nodes Controlled Hair Color In the image above the nodes use a texture and color ramp for controlled ...
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Hair Dynamics - hair is frozen in place and stretches to scalp

I have been making hair for a character I intend to animate, but now I have a strange problem with it that I've never seen before. When "Hair Dynamics" is enabled on each particle group, the hair no ...
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When I enter sculpt mode my model's hair looks deformed

I have tried making a choppy haircut for my character, so that the hair ends flat (like a cartoon character) rather than at a point. I started out with a cube, made it thinner and curved it to fix ...
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Random amount of children for hair particles

Is there a way to get an irregular amount of children for hair particles? Ideally I'd like a way to set a minimum and maximum amount. For example: I'm adding flowers to a field of grass and would ...
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Placing mesh particle on top of a diffferent mesh

There's an issue that i can't seem to solve with the hair particles. I have a mesh that I want it's bottom face to stick on the surface of another mesh. I've tried it on a flat surface and it seems to ...
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Is there a way to stop hair going through horse model?

I have tried for ages to create a horse mane that stays on the horses neck and bounces off the neck when it moves but I can't figure out ho to stop the mane going through the mesh. I have tried force ...
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Unusual direction of particles(drops) on mesh [duplicate]

I am new to blender and this forum and I just ran over this problem : how can I make it appear like that: