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Should I use Blender or Source filmmaker? [closed]

I want to animate a long-ish (around 10 minutes) film with multiple scenes and areas (like an interrogation room, a snowy night, an apartment, etc.). I’m currently using Ubuntu 18.04 and my computer ...
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Can't select an object while in bone pose mode. (Lock object modes is off)

As the title says. Lock object modes is off, but for some reason I still can't select the rigged character (or any other object) while in armature pose mode. Tried appending the whole thing into other ...
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How to create a mirror pose for a pose bone (using Python)?

I've done pose mirroring for characters in some other 3D software using scripting / matrices. However in Blender I don't have the same helper methods / functions available (or haven't found them yet)...
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Addon for animation library pose

Blender 2.79 can do a lot. But not all. I need help with the poses library. I am trying to find a way to make the value of position which is can be animated and can work with drivers. I tried to do ...
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Parts of my fingertips are not moving

I don't know why this is happening. I am very very new to blender or any 3d modeling with rigs. Anyone who could help me?
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Copy/paste keyframes between two armatures

Copying animation's keyframes from one arm bone to the arm in a different armature creates a weird result. Keyframes values, bones' local axis, alos parents' axis & keyframes are identical but ...
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How to set active Pose Library selection from Python (for running ops) [duplicate]

(I also asked this on Blender Artists) I’m trying to run: bpy.ops.poselib.apply_pose(pose_index=index) For some reason I can’t seem to be able to find way to ...
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Moving armature-bone moves the whole character

I just set up a character rig and am trying to animate it now. However, when I move this one armature it simply moves the whole character but the mesh itself doesn't move. When I try to rotate this ...
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Rig & Weight Paint Bent or Curved Model

I have a mesh with bent geometry, and I would like to make a proper rig and weight paint that straightens the model when the bones are straight. I would like to know if there is a technique in ...
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Why does parenting Heel IK to Thigh Bone cause jittering in right leg but not left leg?

I have a character with legs that are not parented to a torso bone (they end at the top of the thigh - each thigh is a highest level parent). Other than that, I rigged the legs normally. I wanted my ...
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I cannot duplicate anything correctly in Pose-Mode

I am a beginner and I'm using Blender 2.79 and I have a problem with duplicating a character of mine, it isn't an obj so if there's any way I can make it one? Or just tell me how to duplicate them ...
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Replace Bones with existing bones from other models | 1 animation for 2 differnt models

i think there is a easy way to fix but i cant find it(Beginner). So i have two different models; 1 Character and 1 weapon both of them have their own pose/bones but I can see that the bones/pose from ...
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Cannot enter Pose Mode with an avatar with a grayed-out name

I recently downloaded an avatar in .blend format. I don't know what version of Blender created it, but I'm using Blender 2.8. The avatar has its name ("Character") ...
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Best way to deform a cylinder

I'm still fairly new to Blender, please advice: This is not a completed or rigged model, I feel I'm still blocking the robot. I was trying to pose the robot without any rig, so I used proportional ...
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Armature moves when being exported

I'm trying to figure out why my armature keeps resetting to this position: https://gyazo.com/5a8b1eaa253b0b73464847b94f37adc6 instead of it's normal t pose, especially when exporting. This causes ...
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New to Blender, need ideas on how to design this model

Dears, I am trying to prepare a model of this person. I created a base model using make human. I need help in how to model his cloth that wraps around him. I tried cloth simulation but it ...
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Mesh won't respond to rigged armature with automatic weights

This is my first wire mesh/blender project and I've hit a real road block trying to rig my model. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I've followed this tutorial series on rigging: https://www....
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How do I save a pose in 2.8?

I'm trying to figure out how to use the pose library in 2.8 as I never learned how to use it in the last version. For some reason the "+New" icon is grayed out and I can't select it. Any help?
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Cant Seem To Move Into Adding Weights when in Object Mode

I'm just starting and would like to animate it for a game I'm working on. Can anyone help? Thanks!
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Teeth are deforming when posing lips

I am a beginner to Blender, using version 2.8, and I'm trying to model a human following the Cartoon Character Modeling tutorial on Skillshare. We are using rigify with the new pitchipoy rig to rig ...
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Bone moves whole mesh instead of designated area

I have a simple stick figure, all bones work perfectly except the left leg. It moves the whole entire mesh as displayed below.[ and when I rotate just the bone, this happens. I need Immediate help as ...
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My model has a second model inside of it

When I try posing my model, it appears to have another model on the inside, and I have no idea how to delete it... If you need more screen caps or data just let me know.
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Was quick switch between mesh and armature removed in Blender 2.8?

In Blender 2.79 I was able to quickly switch between mesh and armature in Pose Mode with right click on them. Same thing worked for switching between 2 different armatures. But I can't do that in ...
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2.8 Bone editing and pose problems, cant select single bones

I´ve built a rig in 2.8, however when I try to select a single bone in edit or pose mode, i can´t. All i can do, is doubleclick the first bone i created to cycle through the other bones. I have tried ...
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How to change position of rigged bones using python in pose mode?

I am new to Blender and I have been trying to execute this following code which is supposed to change the position of currently selected Pose bone (rigged) in pose mode : ...
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Making posing easier

Is there a way I can pose bones of my model without going to the Outliner, and clicking the name of bones from there? I have seen other people do it in the 3d viewport but I can't click any bones in ...
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Alternative way to Reset to Original Pose

I just started weight painting And have been rotating alot I dont want to manually rotate it back I know that you can just use Alt+R But theres a problem it brings up AMD Settings I dont have a PC ...
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Can't select (Most) of my armature

So I have an interesting situation I have been unable to find an answer for anywhere. I recently started working on a character for an animation. I am ready to start animating, but for some strange ...
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How can i change an animated mesh, with pose

I have an animation, but it is imported from ms3d file, the mesh is animated but the armature is not linked to the mesh How can i change the animated mesh, is needed to link animated mesh with the ...
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Unable to select bones in pose mode (Blender 2.8)

This question has been asked a few times in various forms here, but none of the solutions work for me. I have included a short video showing the issue, where I highlight everything. https://youtu.be/...
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Can armatures be posed by curves [duplicate]

I created a rig for a leg with many segments. Posing it would be too tedious, due to the large number of bones and segments. So I intended to make the armature pose following a curve, but couldn't get ...
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Control bones keep sliding off mesh when posing

I've been following a rigging tutorial on youtube and noticed something odd on my end. In the tutorial video (link includes relevant timestamp), the bones that control lips appear "glued" to the exact ...
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Problem with bone disconnecting during animation

I have difficulty articulating my thought, so please be patient with me. I am having issue of child bone disconnecting from parent bone eventhough they are "connected" during animation/posing (ref ...
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Why I can't go into the drawing mode?

Why I can't go into the drawing mode to adjust my wonderful worm?
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2.80 nla.bake - returns 'Nothing to bake' - when selecting bones through script

I'm trying to write a script that bakes constraints to bones. However if I select a bone via script the bpy.ops.nla.bake() operations won't run, it just returns "Nothing to bake" in the system console....
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How to fix leg IK rotating foot bone?

I'm rigging a model using IK for legs and arms and initially I set up the IK while the bone roll for the leg and arm bones wasn't 0. After going back to fix the bone roll and redoing the IK, I now ...
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Is it there any way to view armatures in blender 2.8?

I have characters with armatures in blender 2.8 and I would like to view the armatures and change the pose. Is it possible with blender 2.8? If yes, how?
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Change Orientation of Bones

Hello Blender Community, I have rigged a robot-arm and now I want to import the Rotations for the Animation with a python script. However The Normals of the Bones aren't convenient for the Animation ...
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How do you make a seamless IK > FK > IK switch using drivers?

Is there a way to have a seamless IK, to FK, to IK, to FK, etc... kind of slider? I have seen it to be done in riggify but it uses a python script that only works with that armature and doesnt look ...
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The mesh of my model is distorting when I try to pose it. Help!

I'm a major beginner at blender, but I tried following a few tutorials and ended up being able to make a low-poly base model and rig it, or so I thought. When I tried to pose the model it got super ...
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Sniper bolt warping when rotated in pose mode

I'm trying to rig a bolt action sniper. I made sure the bone root was in the dead center of the bolt's selected vertices. However when I go to rotate the bolt's bone in pose mode, the bolt warps and ...
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Why are bones not connected both in rest and pose position?

I was making a simple character to learn animation and how to use bones (I'm a beginner), I accidentally made a rotation that I didn't like, so I cleared the transforms, but it is different from the ...
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Not translate to pose mode

Sorry, I'm not good at English :( It doesn't translate into pose mode after I call an object. I can't click in pose mode like this. HELP! I'm using v2.70.
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rotate bone around 3D cursor in pose mode

I would like to pose my armature using the 3D cursor as pivot point. However, the bone rotates around its own center, even when I set its origin to 3D cursor. I also tried parenting this bone to ...
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Apply Transform and Rest Pose Not Working After Restart Blender

I've been working on a character model, and all seems well during a single session. However, after exiting and restarting blender, my model is scaled several thousand times larger than it was when I ...
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Blenrig bones changing between rest and pose mode, have tried resetting all transforms and reset “stretch to” constraints

I've made a rig with Blenrig and everything was working cool so far, but I've come across a problem where some strange deformation is happening between rest position and pose position. The face ...
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I got this problem with animating, when I switch frames, the pose of reverts

So I have the problem where I'm making an animation of a character walking after making one of them in idle pose. The first animation was easy, but now that I am trying to make the walking onwe I have ...
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Is there a way to see spots on a model that don't have any weight painting on them?

I'm trying to get my model's head to pose correctly but when I try to pose it, some of the face (eyes) stays in one spot. Here's the blender file: Head up Head to side Head normal
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Problem when moving and changing object pose at the same time

As you can see in the image below, I can move and rotate the object correctly: It turns out, I'd like to move it and change your pose at the same time and I can not do that. I modified only the ...
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Searching for 3 posing buttons in Blender 2.8

i use these little guys a lot in Blender, but i cannot find them in Blender 2.8,where did they go? Important note,i am not looking for the shorcuts with the keyboard