Questions tagged [rendering]

The action of turning a scene into an end product such as an image or movie. If your question is specific to one render engine, please use its respective tag (cycles, blender-internal, etc).

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Cryptomatte doesnt output nice clean edges

Is there any way i can have cleaner edges out of the cryptomatte image output ? The outline is just not clean enough.
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Material Render View different from Material/Texture View

First basic model from an illustration. In the material or texture View Port Shading, it looks just like I want it to, but when I go to "Render" (Render Image), this nastiness happens. The uv mapping ...
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Feasibility of Raspberry Pi 4 render farm [duplicate]

With the recent release of the raspberry pi 4, you can now get a model with 4 gigs of ram as opposed to the old 1 gig and quad core 1.5ghz processor as opposed to a quad core 1.2ghz processor. I've ...
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Particles hair rendering too dark

Why is the texture on the arm hair rendering so dark?
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Render with a wider dynamic range in cycles to produce photorealistic looking images

To get images that seem more photorealistic, not only a much wider Dynamic Range is needed, but also having the color information desaturate towards white as it would happen in an overexposed ...
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Unknown rays coming out of an object

I was doing an online tutorial(Towel, by BlenderGuru), but when it came time to render it came out like this: At first, I thought it was the particles, but after removing them this still appeared. I'...
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When I render the scene, the dress gets weird

I don't even know whats going right now. So im just going to post an image hoping someone can help me lol. The Left is before render and the right is after render. P.S. when is (Shift-Z render its ...
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Blender 2.8 & Nvidia 1050 Ti

I now have two graphics cards I want to use with Blender 2.79; they are the GTX 1050 Ti & the GTX 750 Ti. I can't get either of them to render (Cycles) without the whole screen going crazy with ...
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Blender Eevee Keeps crashing when i try to render

So I have this animation full of custom rigs that I animated in blender 2.79 and am trying to render in Eevee. When I hit the f12 key the frame renders out, but as soon as it's done blender closes. ...
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Accidentaly didnt set output for animation

I accidentaly left default settings for my animation and hit render. After it rendered out I couldnt find the output image sequence. It said that they are outputed in /tmp/ but there is no images/...
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Cant render black sphere, it always appears to be grey

I created a sphere around my environment as you can see in the attached image. It shall be pure black and in preview it looks like it but when I render it out, it appears to be plain grey. I also ...
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Part of object and texture colour not rendering properly, lamps beside sun does not work

I am trying to make a photo frame in Blender 2.65. I have not updated it as I feel it is not worth my time, as I very rarely use it (less than once a year). I am also new to Blender and find the user ...
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Object alignment between Viewport and Render are different

I am loving learning to use Blender for visualization of biological samples. However, I have run into a problem. In the Viewport, my models are aligned with my input data, as below: In the rendered ...
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Object only renders with freestyle, why?

I have a UV sphere with a wireframe modifier and in the viewport, it looks alright but when I render it, it shows only the freestyle lines, another object (a cube) with the same modifiers all (except ...
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Cycles/ CUDA out of memory (sometimes)

like many other posts, I am getting CUDA error: out of memory when I am rendering out many images for an animation. But- when I close Blender, and restart the rendering process from the stopped image,...
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EEVEE 2.80 toggling render visibility based on camera view

I suspect this is possible, but don’t know where to start. I think drivers might be the key. I want to animate EEVEE render visibility of 24 objects off when the object leaves the camera FOV and on ...
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View port (Shift+Z) use CPU instead GPU?

My Cycles Rendering (F12) using CUDA (GTX1060 6Gb) and it works fine and fast - no problem! But when I use View port (Shift+Z) - it use CPU (i7-7700K) only on 100 % ??? GPU load only at 5-12 % at ...
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What happens if I chose CPU, but with a GPU specified in settings?

I have Lenovo Legion Y7000 with a Graphics card of 1060. In the System, Settings that you can chose what you want to render with CPU or GPU, I chose GPU, then on my right hand side are those tabs are ...
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Why is my imported obj not showing up on the grid where I need it to be

I'm having trouble with my imported object. Its nowhere near the center of the grid where I need it to be.. I press the . key on my numpad and it takes me to it, but I am using a minecraft rig and ...
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“Height” render pass

I've been trying to figure out how to create a sort of mist-like gradient based on how high or low any given area is. For example, an area closer to z=0.0 would have a different value than z=1234.2. ...
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My motion tracked video doesn't render the model with the video. It only renders the video [on hold]

I'm motion tracking in blender from a tutorial, but when I render the animation, it only saves the video clip that has been tracked, not the clip and Suzanne. Why does it do this?
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How do I make objects not renderable in OpenGL Render / overlays disabled on Blender 2.8?

I have some mesh that i do not want to be visible when disabling the overlays button but they still do so, in Blender 2.79 checking the Render only box was enough but here it doesnt work like that. ...
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How can I render an animation without any texture

A long time ago I remember doing a blocking animation in cycles that didnt had any textures when I toggled on metadata (thats as far as I remember from a tutorial), I've been trying to achieve the ...
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render view not working in camera view/blank render

I can't see my project in the rendered view (ctrl+z) when im in camera view but it works when I exit camera view. This is what it looks like before and after I press CTRL+Z and when I render my ...
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Image Alpha Background Renders Black when using “Import Images as Planes”

I must be missing something here. I'm doing an extremely simple Import Image as Plane using the AddOn and the imported image has an alpha background but it renders (and even previews in the material ...
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What are the technical differences between F12 render and viewport preview?

What are the technical differences between F12 render and viewport preview render, if any? This is all the documentation I could find about Cycles viewport rendering: interactive rendering can be ...
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How to make one value influence another value in the node editor if theres no input socket?

I am currently trying to have a node setup where a value node output is linked to the Mix input of a Glare node. However, there's no input socket for the Mix input, only a number value. Is it possible ...
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Problem with the installation of AMD ProRender in Blender 2.8

Good day, I'm new in this community but I'm using Blender since two years. I have tried to install the AMD ProRender in Blender 2.8 because on Mac it is the only way to use an AMD card. When I active ...
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Black artifacts when looking through many transparent objects?

Using v2.73, cycles and a very simple scene: an array of cubes, no big deal. If I set the shader's material to transparent, the cubes in the foreground do become transparent but those far away in the ...
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How do I choose a GPU for fastest rendering/smooth work on Windows, 2.80+? [on hold]

My cousin recently started doing a lot of Blender work and is thinking of transitioning into a professional 3D designer. He's thinking of buying a graphics card while having a rather limited budget ...
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Video on a plane lagging/not playing full video

I'm brand new to Blender and still trying to play around with things. I'm currently trying to create a lyric video with a background video as a plane with 3D text with animations on top. I rendered ...
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Rendered image turns out different than preview, using BLENDER RENDER

I'm new with Blender, but I've created a scene I'm happy with when I preview it. However, when I actually render the image, it turns out different - not just darker, but with some shapes appearing ...
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Is there a fast way to render an obj+mtl file to PNG

I'm using command line blendering an obj+mtl file to PNG this question. However, it takes 2 seconds to render a scene. Is there a faster way to do so? Because, I need to render hundreds of output ...
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Stuck And Freezing

Previously I had never experienced a problem like this, where recently I discovered that when I entered rendering mode or when I started rendering suddenly my PC gets stuck and freezing. I tried ...
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Cycles pixel shading [duplicate]

I want the rendered result to be pixelated and more cell-shaded like you would see in a 2D game.
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How to render cartoon style in completely flat colors (with EEVEE)?

How to render cartoon style with completely flat colors? Hi there, Blender fella. I just want to know how to achieve this kind of rendering result in EEVEE. I used Cycles Render to create this image ...
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Object Becoming Transparent When Rendered [duplicate]

When I preview the render of my shot the skateboard/skateboard texture is transparent when it should be solid. The second picture is what it should(?) look like. As to how I set the scene up; I motion ...
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Material not rendering properly in blender cycles

So I am trying to render a simple glass cube using a tutorial from youtube. I did exactly as shown in the video but i am not getting the desired image
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How can I render out Objects with Transparents but without Background?

I want to render out only the trail that I can composite it individually. So when I render it out without a Background -> Transparent Background, then my Trail looks grey and is really hard to see. I ...
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Z hashing when painting?

why in 2.8 preview render (cycles) displays z hash
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Rendered frame doesn't match what is shown in rendered viewport

There is 1 single frame out of a 1500 frame animation where the rendered image doesnt match whats happening in the scene. every other frame looks fine and is working as expected. As a result there is ...
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2.8 Cycles “Updating Shaders” Render Time Creep

I was working in cycles for something I need better photorealism and passes than eevee. It is 25 seconds of animation. I started rendering before going to be last night. The render time was around 2 ...
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My Donut sprinkles not showing in rendering my blender?

My Donut sprinkles not showing in rendering my blender version v2.79 i m begginer i need help please My project link https://drive.google.com/file/d/1wX9mngWBoK5XGccuJMY8Iz3b0koTypxy/view?usp=sharing
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Useful tips on how to decrease rendering time? [duplicate]

I'm new to Blender but I'm having trouble with Rendering time. I know this is a common issue but haven't quite figured out yet how to actually reduce the rendering time. I understand that using GPU ...
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Why does “Render Image” take a long time and what is it used for? [duplicate]

Viewing a 3d object is considered rendering. Hence, why is there even a "Render Image" option, and why is it so slow on my computer? --Edit-- Not sure why no one understands the question. I'll ...
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blender normal map white shining

why my normal maps is shining white? I have no idea why.I took a high strength level to show you my result. Its very confusing to see the white glow if i plug in my normal map. I also tried the bump ...
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Optimizing Crystal Render Times in Cycles: Blender 2.8

I don't know if i get an answer here but I have an optimization question. I made a crystal in blender (star wars kyber crystal). The way i did it is 3 parts. A small crystal on the inside that has a ...
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Fire simulation looks blurry

EDIT V2: Added new photos with camera settings and render settings. Hi there this is my first ever post in this forum. I'm new to blender and proabably doing something stupid but I'm struggling to ...
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Can't undo disable render

I keyframed the render visibility for an animation. The object was supposed to not show for first half of animation and then be rendered for the second half. However, the object never appeared again. ...