Questions tagged [mirror-modifier]

The Mirror modifier creates symmetry in an object along any arbitrary plane. Use this tag for questions about the use of the Mirror modifier.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1 vote
1 answer
14 views

Weird deformation when scaling mirrored cylinder

I'm modelling a character, so far so good. The only problem is in the body part, which is just supposed to be a cloth robe or alike. The whole thing is mirrored so it gets symmetrical, but when trying ...
Caue's user avatar
  • 13
0 votes
0 answers
19 views

Difference between mirror modifier and creating collection instance

I was wondering about the difference between using the mirror modifier to mirror an object around the main object, and creating a collection instance then rotating the duplicates around the main ...
Muhanad.H's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
16 views

Using To Sphere with Mirror modifier enabled

I'm editing a mesh with a Mirror modifier on the X axis. I want to apply To Sphere (Alt-Shift-S) to points that lie on the mirror boundary. I expect the whole shape (the part I'm editing and the ...
Ben Jackson's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
21 views

Use Mirror modifier but keep the UVs

During my project I discovered that something was not mirrored properly, the problem is that I had already done texture and UVs for everything, so if I cut in half and put a mirror modifier it puts ...
Golden Dragon's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
16 views

Weigth Paint on mirrored cubes

I created a mirrored object (lets say, left hand and right hand) and setup a bone for each one. Now when I want to weight Paint on the left hand by select the bone on the left, I only able to paint on ...
karlex's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
56 views

Are there any way to get mirror modifier for camera with geometry node now that everything node have started to land?

I wish to generate synthetic data for analysis of structure from motion scene reconstruction for a rig of cameras that look like that: As you can see, my two cameras should act like if there were a ...
softyoda yoann's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
26 views

How to merge these pairs of vertices?

These two objects were created with an applied mirror modifier. I would like to join them up by merging the pairs of vertices on each row. I tried "merge by distance" but it took no effect. ...
Egoless's user avatar
  • 185
1 vote
0 answers
25 views

Exporting mirrored animation

Animations that work in blender are lost in gltf format, presumably because the mirror modifier is no longer applied dynamically during the animation. These are animations where I move around in the ...
Rexor4321's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
27 views

Question about mirror modifier

I was doing this model with a tutorial. However, when I used the mirror modifier along the x-axis, no object appeared, and for the y-axis, the object stuck to the original object. Is it normal? x-axis:...
Raymond's user avatar
  • 37
0 votes
0 answers
25 views

how do i get rid of this "ridge" completely, without really changing the shape of the mesh?

how do i get rid of this "ridge" completely, without really changing the shape of the mesh?
Synuv Saurav's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
22 views

What is the difference between checking X/Y/Z under Mirror in the side property panel's Tool's Options vs Creating a Mirror Modifier?

it seems that there are two mirroring functions. One is from the Tool side property panel's Options and the other is under Modifier's Mirror. What is the difference between the two?
lovedrinking's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
31 views

Why does my mirror modifier work like this?

I don't understand why mirror modifier rotate my model. How i can fix that?
ud1e's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
17 views

Show / Hide Mirrored Loop Cut

I've been following a course online where Loop Cuts are used. In the demo, the instructor creates a Loop Cut on an object that has a Mirror modifier. As the instructor moves the Loop Cut, the Mirror ...
Robert Cole's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
20 views

How do I reverse-find object dependencies?

How do I find everything referencing an object so I can update them? (i.e. mirror mods, etc.) I'm a newb who's gotten carried away building a house. But it's getting big and I'm trying to organize and ...
Kai Clocker's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
22 views

Mirror modifier and shading issues [duplicate]

I’m new to Blender. With the ear picture below, what do I do about the ring around the ear? Also with the head I can’t seem to figure out how to get rid of the line going down the face after I ...
Tiffany Leigh's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
16 views

Most efficient way of creating a mirrored set of limbs/details?

So I'm creating some limbs on a model as seen in the image below. I'm creating the left side and then using a mirror modifier across the body. When it comes time to animate/export I apply the mirror ...
Nerevar9's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
33 views

Why is the X and Y axis on the mirror object not symmetrical

Recently I have return back to blender and try to make a pillar, however when trying to mirror a certain object, I used the [Mirror object] and set it to the pillars but instead of the object ...
Jade's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
30 views

Object got unwanted lines

After joining the ear to the head by using bridge edge loops the structure got these unwanted lines. Please help to solve this issue. Blender stack exchange:
Mahesh Dahake's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
40 views

Mirror items on a model

When trying to apply object locations to this mirrored object it makes the "x" part of the mirror it goes far away from where it should be. And when I rotate the entire object all mirrored ...
Ruby LaPlant's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
26 views

For some reason there is a line in the middle of my model

I think the line might be be because I used the mirror modifier... EDIT: Picture with modifiers
Ian Keh's user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
64 views

How to remove the line in my model?

There's a line that runs in the middle of the snake's head. I applied the mirror modifier and I believe the line appeared. Any idea of how to remove it? File: https://wetransfer.com/downloads/...
EverBlazen's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
23 views

Symmetry breaks on mesh after applying solidify

I am attempting to apply a solidify modifier on a mesh. The goal is to use this solidify to create stylized outlines on the mesh. I am using a vertex group to control the strenght of the solidify. On ...
Cael's user avatar
  • 1
5 votes
1 answer
320 views

Why is there a partial seam on my Mirror modifier?

I've been banging my head against a wall for an hour about this, and I have no idea what could possibly be causing this. There's a seam running down the middle of a mirrored mesh that only appears ...
Daneolog's user avatar
  • 215
0 votes
0 answers
29 views

i used boolean tool on one side of the mesh but when i try to mirror the same boolean effect on the other side, mirror modifies did not work

I tried to mirror boolean effect to the other side of the mesh, but it did not work.
Harmeet Dadlani's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
36 views

Problems with vertices in blender

I'm new to the world of Blender and I recently added the Extra Object addon which allows me to add Single Vertices quickly. I was creating a handle starting from the single vertex with the mirror ...
Elix's user avatar
  • 1
1 vote
1 answer
30 views

I want to make my model to the other side

In the robot tutorial , ryan is working on the right side , for some reason I m working on the left side. Is there a way to work to the right side, instead of left side, without repeating everything ...
Games nr's user avatar
  • 319
1 vote
1 answer
55 views

How do i flip vertices onto the other side of a mirrored object

I'm need the vertices on the other side so I can connect them to the bangs
Eve's user avatar
  • 11
0 votes
0 answers
14 views

Mirrored object ‚overcuts‘ in object mode only

I accidentally did something that makes my mirrored model look like it’s overlapping with its mirror, but only in object mode. When I go into edit mode, the model looks normal and doesn’t over lap. It’...
F_9867's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
50 views

Mirror mesh with hair particles

I tried mirroring a mesh with hair particles, but only the original works properly. I tried moving the Mirror modifier to the top of the modifier list, which still doesn't work. Any solution for this ...
Payso Bilverslack's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
23 views

Ridge down middle of model when sculpting using a mirror modifier

I am attempting to create a simple human face as a practice, but I keep getting an odd line down the centre of the object. I am only using a mirror modifier on the object and haven't done anything to ...
leo lehane's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
47 views

I want to mirror without merge

Is there any way to apply mirror modifier without merge the 2 objects? I know that I can separate it later, but I need to use it in several pieces and all need to be separated at the end.
franmahalem's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
26 views

Mirror modifier works incorrectly

Hellow!  I've got the following problem with the mirror modifier:  After applying the mirror, it kinda of duplicates an object. I've applied rotation, set origin to geometry or 3D cursor,turned off/on ...
Dmitrii's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
36 views

Mirrored side is going through original side [duplicate]

I applied a Mirror modifier onto an object and I get this problem:
Satyaveer Singh Naruka's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
67 views

How can I mirror a mask on the same object?

There is a imported human body 3D object, format is STL. In sculpt mode, I draw a mask,then Smooth Mask/Invert Mask, so I can get a custom shape. If it is possible mirror this mask to the other side ...
AidenLiu's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
16 views

Easy way for replacing a mirror (center) object and changing all the dependent parts to the new target

I have a model that has many parts that are mirrored around a center (target) object. I need to swap the center object out for a new part and mirror all the parts around the new center object. Is ...
Beneficial Tree's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
101 views

Delete original object after mirroring

I am trying to mirror a bone in Blender so I can compare it to a contralateral bone that is abnormal. I can successfully mirror the bone by applying the mirror modifier, however, the 2 objects are ...
daniel nucci's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
66 views

How to add an asymmetric mesh to a mesh with mirror modifier [duplicate]

I feel like this question must have been asked before, but i can't find anyone who asked it here I am making a robot figure. The main body is a hexagon that was made symmetrical using the mirror ...
yoni chanowitz's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
29 views

Mirrored object out of place

The mirrored cuff of the model I'm making has a different placement on the Y axis Image for reference: I'm not sure why this is happening, probably touched some random hotkey. Extra details: Blender ...
Kaneeix's user avatar
  • 41
0 votes
3 answers
484 views

Building UVs without applying the mirror modifier

I'm having a really tough time finding a solution for this (seemingly common) situation. I have a complex model that uses the mirror modifier, that also has an armature attached. Blender allows me to ...
Robert's user avatar
  • 1,235
0 votes
1 answer
26 views

Baking And Unwrapping Alpha

i wanted to ask a qustion, so i just created a procedural "rorschach" like material, and to do it i used only 1/4 of a spehere and mirrored it to x y z plane, so the texture can have 4 side ...
Gado Gado Gue's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
43 views

My Bevel Modifier isn't applying correctly

I'm having a problem where when I apply my Bevel Modifier, this extra bevel appears in the middle of the mesh. The mesh is mirrored which would explain the extra bevel. The only problem is that prior ...
Ameb's user avatar
  • 13
0 votes
1 answer
24 views

How do I properly mirror this across to the other half of the circle?

I'm decently new to Blender. I want to mirror these balls across to the other half of the circle. Here is what it looks like before mirror: And here's what it looks like after. That is as close as I ...
sovi's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
22 views

How to join two separate mirrored objects

I’ve sculpted two heads seperate withe the Mirror modifier. Also the shrink wrap is Al over the two objects. If I join them, the points don’t clip and I can’t merge the points, because the mirror ...
Sarah's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
21 views

What's the conditions of the modifier mirror?

What is the conditions of modifier mirror? isn't true that modifier mirror should create first at the right side? anything else other conditions should to do?? hope will success always making while ...
Keisyou Kenji Keisyou's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
71 views

Problem with the bevel tool because of the mirror?

I used the mirror to make my chair and I wanted to round the 4 edges but impossible and I don't want to do one by one because it won't be the same
Fopsi's user avatar
  • 153
0 votes
0 answers
35 views

How do I apply the other mirror half of my model while it has shape keys?

I tried to apply the mirror modifier, but I can't do it because it has shape keys. They're located in the front of the head, and I want the facial expressions symmetrical and intact like sad, angry, ...
Stephen's user avatar
  • 301
0 votes
0 answers
8 views

Blender 2.8 mirror problem [duplicate]

Hi i am trying to mirror a lego arm but the mirror isn't mirrroring properly is there away to fix it?
Sohrab Fallahi's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
44 views

X symmetry is not symmertrical

I am sculpting the ear of my character but x mirroring is not symmetrical. I've selected the ear and applied all transformations but I still get the same results. Is there a solution to this? Thanks ...
EverBlazen's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
51 views

Problems With Blender Mirrored, Extruded Plane cutting into a Cylinder

I'm currently having issues with a design I'm working on, and I can't figure it out. I've always had issues with Boolean modifiers, but I've always found ways to get around them. I'm making a lid for ...
Margorp13's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
277 views

Rigging A Characters Created w/ Mirror Modifier

I have an existing human model that I tried to rig. I created the character using a mirror modifier. I then added an armature to the character but bc of the mirror modifier my model moves the mirrored ...
bella 's user avatar
  • 39