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Meshes not visible in render and render is super grainy with black dots

I´ve been trying to fix this now for two days and it seems as being new with blender I´m totally lost. I have this scene with green screen where five snakes(made out of cubes) are slithering through ...
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How do I create a custom sensor in Blender?

How do I create a custom sensor in Blender? I need to create a custom sensor because that is the only way I can have Blender Game Engine interface with the specific external device I am using to ...
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When I go to the Node Editor to look at my object's material I can't find any nodes

Whenever I open up Blender the material of the cube is already added and when I go to node editor I can't find any nodes. How can I make it so that my objects don't automatically get a material when I ...
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Multiple objects or multiple meshes per object

I don't think this particular question has been asked / answered as I have been unable to find it. After following both the beginner and intermediate tutorials from BlenderGuru, I decided I'd try a ...
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Simpler way to paste a texture on lots of Plane faces?

I recently got started with Blender and Unity , and although I know this isn't a 'Unity Stack Exchange', I'm relatively new to all this stuff, and I'm extremely new to art and assets. Basically, I ...
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How do I make various objects point at/follow a path?

I'm trying to create a city street on a slope. I haven't found any methods that allow for several different objects to follow the same path, so maybe a path isn't the right method (still quite new to ...
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New objects “attached” to each other

just started using bleder two weeks ago, I did a few tutorials and it went OK. today I started a new one, but when I tried to add a primitive it kind of related to my first object. it doesn't have an ...
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How to invert object data?

I have a logo with transparent background and I want to print a form so I can cast a stamp with silicone. To do that, I need to invert the transparent background and the filled logo so that the logo ...
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Object disappear when zooming in NOT in camera view

I don't know the reason why but while I was zooming in on my object it has suddenly decided to disappear and now if a zoom even just a little bit I can't see it anymore, both in object and edit mode. ...
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How to dupliframe several objects

I have a basic wall lamp made of 3 objects: - a support - a light bulb (emissive half-sphere) - a Blender point lamp I would like to duplicate this wall lamp along a curve. I used dupliframe as I ...
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Align particle to object normals?

Trying to put these objects (as particle objects) onto a slightly deformed tube model. This is it so far, but as you can see the rotation of the objects is different depending on the vertex it is ...
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How to export obj with mtl and textures in cycles engine?

When I export obj with materials added, I do not see the texture images path written in the mtl file. How do I fix this? Also how can i import a obj with mtl and texture in cycles engine?
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Messed object when import to unity (duplicate

i have model in blender Then i export to .obj and import it to unity. When i drag this file, i got this i have also tried export to fbx, dae, 3ds But when i import 3ds, i got this icon Can aonyone ...
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How to create an anime eye

So i'm learning how to sculpt using this 3d model as a reference: https://www.artstation.com/artwork/3YZ9Y I have the basic shape of the head, now i want to create the eyes for this character. I ...
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How to do a ray_cast from camera origin(position) to object in scene in such a way that ray would pas through a given pixel coordinate in camera view?

As question states, I want to "extract" global coordinates of 3D point that generated information in a specific pixel in camera view(rendered image). I have a pixel coordinate in a rendered image ...
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Good practice to develop Blender Addon : delete objects and customized PropertyGroup

I need to generate a serie of scene based on some parameters that I saved on my computer (required: I cannot use .blend.. ) Thus I load thoses files, one by one, and between two loaded file, I need ...
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Good practice to develop Blender Addon : Objects and operations

I understand there is many kinds of "objects". The objects themselves such as cube, sphere, etc. (that are meshes), lights and camera, but also particle emitters, materials, node_tree, etc. The first ...
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How to 3D model a shirt (from an image - man wearing a shirt)? Need to put the shirt on a different 3D character in Blender. New to blender

Problem statement - I want to show in 3D (superimpose) how a piece of cloth (say shirt) from a 2D image will look like on a 3D character of another person. How can I import just the shirt on blender ...
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Can't see objects with basic camera [duplicate]

I did a big scene, but can't see it all in basic camera view. Even in rendered mod. but i can see it in with created camera. So i thinking there must be some setting for basic camera like for ...
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Large scale objects - wiggling vertices (Blender 2.79b)

I am working on this large landscape scene and I noticed an issue with objects vertices. When I move around the scene the vertices wobble and the edges are never straight. The problem isn't so much ...
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BGE Character is invisible when press play

So I am making a pretty basic game where you just collect keys to open doors. And I came across an issue. My game was working perfectly fine before and I haven't even touched my character in days. But ...
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Objects following a path

After 3 days of searching I'm finally resorting to asking. If this has been already asked I am sorry, I just cannot find the solution. I want to get several objects to follow a path. However, when ...
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Some sites of the models won't illuminate properly

I'm trying to render cars, but it seems as if they are not really affected by anything I do with the lighting. There seems to be a lightsource coming from the bottom right, but even if I put a Sun ...
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obj.closest_point_on_mesh ValueError: too many values to unpack

I am trying to check if an imported obj file is colliding with others by trying tu use the closest_point_on_mesh function. Here is the loop: ...
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How to recover unsaved file or abort endless operation?

I accidentally and essentially crashed Blender during a build I was doing for a friend. I added a Subsurface modifier to an object I was creating so I could see where to add extra loops. However, ...
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Blender objects in outliner, but not visible

I have a big problem. I have an awesome model, but it isn't visible. All the objects are in the outliner, but I can't see them. I have tried: Period on the number pad 3D View Full Zooming in and out ...
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How can I copy object keyframes to a bone?

Here is a video that I made for better understanding: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0zIEXf2Enzw If I try doing this in the dope sheet action editor then my bone keyframe works correctly but the ...
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Strange Texture on Sculptris model

I'm just not sure whats going on. When I import the 3d model from Sculptris to Blender (obj.) its split on the line of symmetry and half of it is this weird texture/glitchy surface. I really don't ...
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How can i sharp only an edge as in this video?

In this video https://youtu.be/ltuD1wg9MoE?t=10s he sharp only an edge of the cube, how can i did it?
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How can I rotate multiple objects in their LOCAL axis?

Hello blender friends. I would like to rotate multiple objects by random, but in their LOCAl axis. NOT global. I already know the random transform function for objects, but it's working always for ...
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Can't snap two objects without space between

I can't snap two objects. It's always make space between them. I found this answer, but these 4 steps taking me little long. So i am asking, if there is faster way to do this. Snap is on vertex and ...
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object set_origin not working

I have been looking at similar questions yet the following script is not returning any error but the origin of the object is not changed. What did I not set right? The context seems ok since I have ...
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How do I keep motion paths visible when selecting another object?

I am animating multiple objects in Blender and I want to be able to see both the object's motion paths, but as soon as I select a different object, the motion path for the previous object is hidden ...
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How can I properly wrap complex objects?

I'm having problems with the Shrinkwrap modifier. I wanna wrap this dragon on the objects surface. But instead I get this :( I've tried with Curve too... Can anyone help me? Thanks... And sorry ...
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Path set to cyclic becomes twisted at the join?

I have created a path and set it to be cyclic. However, instead of just appearing smooth there is a twist where the ends meet. I can't seem to find a solution.
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Object Disappears in Camera View Even After Clipping Distance Adjusted

I am having a hard time getting an object to show up in my scene. I already checked the clipping distance and I have messed with the layers to make sure I can view all the layers. Any ideas?
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Scaling directly in obj file

I can scale my model in Blender at export, and that works perfectly fine. However, I need to do this automatically as I have many models which should all be scaled to 0.01 Can anybody tell me which ...
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How do I create a cable coil? [duplicate]

Hey I'm wondering how I would go about creating a cable coil in Blender? I don't even know where to begin..
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How to combine two Blender projects [duplicate]

I am making an apple with a face and I made the actual body and the face separate. Both parts are in different files and I was wondering how I can merge them into one file so I can attach them ...
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trying to make a wavy edge

I'm a beginner in blender and was looking around for learning the basics. I found some videos on youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5Gb1VK98Wc) (the last 10 minutes have what I'm trying to do) ...
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too much brightness in some sides of an icosahedron

This is the first time I ask something in this site. Thanks for reading me. What I want is to reduce the brightness of the surface of an icosahedron -some sides. Because what I want to do later is ...
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Armatures, instancing, and RAM use

I know that if you have a model duplicated with instancing, that the duplicates do not increase the RAM use when rendering. Does this apply if you have an instanced object where the instances have ...
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Crowd Scene: Generating many characters with random clothing objects

I'm working on a small crowd scene and trying to figure out the best way to set it up from a workflow perspective. I have addons or particle systems to place the characters, but I need to generate a ...
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how to make new object from the duplicated part of other object in edit mode?

i need to make new object from part i duplicated from other object.
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Extruding happens in 2D instead of 3D

I'm a noob to this so its a noob question. When I try to extrude a model it does it 2d instead of 3d. Can someone help me? I've tried looking at videos but none show what I want.
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No texture when multipul models get exported into COLLADA data

I'm trying to model a map for a stratagy game. I thickend a plate and use the knife tool to create the fields. I use two textures and thats about it. That's how the map looks like. I exported the ...
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Can't export to collada with textures when I have multipul Objects

I'm trying to model a map for a stratagy game. I thickend a plate and use the knife tool to create the fields. I use two textures and thats about it. I exported the model and checked with FBX viewer,...
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What's the best way to make a long, hollow cylinder composed of filigree?

I'd like to make a pen composed of wavy filigree, similar to overlapping vines with hollow spaces between the "vines." The overlapping of vines holds the cylindrical shape. How would we go about ...
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After importing .obj file from SketchUp to blender. It looks weird [duplicate]

So I uploaded .obj file from SketchUp to Blender and it looks weird, when i rotate it seems that the view of obj is cut everytime i rotate the view.
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Replace mesh with new mesh [duplicate]

So I have various different cylinder objects in my blender scene with modifiers on all of them. The problem is, the vertex count is super high because I made the mistake of initiating the cylinders ...