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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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Granular quality on the render of transparent objects [duplicate]

I am getting a 'granular quality' on the render of transparent and translucent objects within a building interior. Does anyone know of a way to avoid this in order to achieve a smooth, sharp, high ...
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Edge Marking not rendering

Posted this on another forum already, but at this point I'm trying to get as much help as possible. I've also already gone through a handful of other forums trying to fix freestyle edge rendering ...
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How can I create a perspective screenshot with focus ? (newbie question)

First, sorry if my vocabulary is wrong, I am more used to Gimp and Inkscape to be honest, these are my first steps with Blender :D What I would like to render is some kind of perspective screenshot. ...
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How do I render a Bump/Discplacement map using the camera?

I have been trying to make grass for a game i'm developing and have just began creating foliage, in this case the grass. The problem is, i've made the grass as a detailed 3d model with about 20 ...
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can't see mesh in camera view

First I have a huge scene Then I addea a camera and I chose that given view and pressed clt+Alt+numpad 0 then it shows like this I tried increasing decreasing focal length,size of camera,shift+f to ...
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Render and displacement for object troubles

I have a question about adding a displacement parameter for object. I've found some topics here (like this), but when I'm making something like that, it looks not what I want. (Render engine - Cycles) ...
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Radeon RX 580 OS X and Blender 2.8 [closed]

I'm wondering if I have a specific issue with my Radeon RX 580 on OS X with Blender 2.8 as it's not recognized as usable gpu. Or is it just we have to wait for a better support? On Blender 2.79b it's ...
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Object not visible when rendered

An object is missing when rendered. It is not restricted, clickable, and can be seen in the 3D View. I have searched the internet, and this forum as well but found nothing. I have provided 2 ...
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Blender Objects are rendered streched on the Z-Axis

When I'm rendering my scene, my sun in the background is being stretched on the Z-Axis when being rendered. But when I'm in 3D view and I'm turning the viewport shading to rendered, I'm not having ...
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Problem getting background transparent with effect in the compositor

I'm having trouble setting the background to transparent with the Lens Distortion filter applied to the render. When this effect isn't on it is transparent with no problems. I've tried plugging in ...
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Lighting a City

For a while now i have been trying to recreate the picture below, it is a city scene from Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse. But i am struggling with the lighting and my project ends up looking very ...
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black boxes in render mode [duplicate]

In the render preview or when i render the scene this black boxes show up. they look different and change form from from every angle. All objects are imported as images as planes. some produce these ...
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Cycles render error - don't want show anything

I have a problem.Cycle can't render my scene,and only want a show this scree,and stay there. After 5 minutes, Blender say Out of memory. I try render my last interior project and all works fine. My ...
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Only shadows appear in render

I have a problem with shadows. All objects disappear while rendering, there are only their shadows. I guess something is wrong with render settings. The first one is a screened preview render, the ...
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Confused about the link between scenes and materials and compositor in 2.80

I am trying to obtain a p-map (position map) in 2.80. Since the only way I found is to have a different material with a Geometry/Position node as input, I need to switch between materials (the "real ...
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My normal map isn't working

I've been having troubles with baking some high-rez meshes and it seems that the problem is not my baking, but something else. I've added some topology to a "brick", retopo-ed it and then baked it, ...
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Substance / Blender GLTF workflow = wrong metal render

I have a 3D armor which was textured in Substance and exported following that pipeline: https://www.khronos.org/blog/art-pipeline-for-gltf, that is to say with a ORM map. However, once the maps ...
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beginner, appreciate for any advice!

I am hoping that this is the correct forum to post this question. So I recently decided to join Blender but I am overwhelmed with all the information I get. I am an active sketchup and vray user and ...
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How to use textures with transparency with eevee's principled bsdf? [duplicate]

the method I was told to use involving mix shader doesn't work
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See-through jelly like substance shader

I'm trying to recreate the little red balls on top of the gunkan sushi. So far I have this. Just a glass shader with a translucent shader added on top. I don't know if this makes any sense but if it ...
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Cycles Render, Looks wrong in Render ViewPort, correct in Material ViewPort

Using Cycles Render! Have tried things for hours on end and can't figure it out, please help! I simply want to bake the texture from the Material Viewport, but it continues to bake the looks of the ...
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Weird triangles on flat surface - extruded svg

I extruded an svg file (vector curves) and am getting all this weirdness (triangles visible on flat surfaces) when I render it. I'm sure this is a simple answer, but what is going on?
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2.8 Eevee rendering not working [duplicate]

I have my scene looking really good and its ready to go, but when I hit render animation the warning pops up saying "could not open file for writing". Is there a simple step I'm missing?
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Reduce the brightness of a lit area

This room is currently lit, with a sun light and to a large part by the resulting bounce light. I currently like the amount of bounce light, and how it shapes the light in the room. BUT: I want to ...
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My rendered scenes keep coming up dark

How do I make my rendered scene as they are suppose to be. I have the backgrounds all set to white, then when I render the scene in Blender 2.78 it comes out black and dark instead?
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Smoke rendering as the domain box in grey within Cycles Render

None of the previous questions have answered my issue. The elements of this project were all created whilst in Cycles Render mode. No node information has been produced as a result of using Quick ...
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How i fix this texture rotation in most of the mesh faces in cycles?

the pbr textures when rendered in cycles look rotated differently in some parts of the wall textures for example,this is a testing scene which its very empty because its a test, i am using blender 2....
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Check if the whole plane is being on a orthographic camera render (or get a proportion of the rendered plane)

Situation: On my scene, planes can be positioned anywhere and I should not move them - I move around only camera. After positioning a orthographic camera with a script, I am not sure if the whole ...
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'Clear Sharp' doesn't seem to be working

I'm having a weird issue where 'Clear Sharp' seems to do nothing to edges that Blender half recognizes as sharp. I have a model that does not show to have any edges marked as sharp: Nothing seems ...
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Normals not normal?

I was modeling a door knob and no matter how many times I recalculated normals, the doorknob renders black. Maybe it's something else but if anybody has suggestions how to fix, it would be greatly ...
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Is there any way to limit reflection on a specific part of a mesh

I have horrible reflections of the inside of the ring when i render, i was just wondering if there is a way to hide these reflections, maybe adding an invisible plane that does not show on the render ...
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Changed textures inside blender aren't updating when rendering

When I create a new texture in blender everything works fine, I put it on an object and I'm able to render (shift+z render) it even if I have painted it, the problem comes when I reopen the project, ...
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Can someone help me with a render problem? (Noob)

I basically want the rendered image to look like what the character looks like in object mode. How can I achieve this? Also one of my characters eyes is white while the other is solid, and his hair ...
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Rendering Options Missing

In the rendering tab, I am missing numerous options such as anti-aliasing and shading. Is there a toggle in user preferences for expanded rendering options?
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Voxelize VFX and Particles

I'm creating a voxel Unity Game, and i want to know if i can i voxelize vfx and/or particles? for example: voxelize a explosion effect, and create a voxel explosion Video Examples: https://www....
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texture of the globe is gone [duplicate]

look guys this was planet earth I was working on it for 4 days but after 2 days of finishing it the texture gone and this is how it looks now
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My scene does not appear in Eevee

So, I tried to render a scene in eevee and there are the results And here what's supposed to appear (rendered in cycles) I thought that reinstalling blender would help me in this situation, but it's ...
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Conversion of orientation quaternion from ROS / Quaternions.online to Blender

I have an issue using quaternions that are coming from ROS. I have already seen this post (How to use quaternions coming from ros?) but I am unable to comment since I do not have enough reputation yet....
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Transparent background [duplicate]

I rendered an animation as an png image sequence and I wanted to put a picture in the sky background (the render would mask the picture behind it) in another video editing software. When I imported it ...
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CUDA error: Out of memory in cuArrayCreate

When I try to change my Cycles Compute Device to CUDA in user preferences I continue to get CUDA rendering errors. This happens in my "rendered" viewport and when I try to render an image. The exact ...
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how do i get blender to use more GPU than CPU

i am currently trying to render scene in blender that includes hair which already brought the performance way down. the issue is that blender is using my CPU too much and barely even touching my GPU (...
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Glass refractions in eevee vs cycles

I'm finally working with eevee in blender 2.8 beta and initially I was so blown away at how high powered it was, thinking to myself "is this the end of waiting a whole week to render 1 minute of ...
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I am seeing the domain box in smoke render

as you can see when I render I see transparent box in my rendered view please someone help me
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Different view from viewport than the render

I am a beginner in a blender and this is my first model. I have a problem because the final render is not the same as rendering the viewport. I do not know if this is a problem with the rendering ...
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Material applies to every face rather than entire object [duplicate]

I am trying to apply a material/texture to an entire object (UVSphere), but when I render, it acts as if it is applying to each individual face rather than the whole object. I am trying to do ...
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Import STL and render image

I am not very familiar with blender, more of a python programmer trying to use blender headless. I want to import an STL to a scene and render an image from different angles. So I botched a code ...
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Eevee can't render refraction to file

I am trying to render refractions in EVEE, and I'm having problems. I can see the effect beautifully rendered in the viewport, but it won't render when I try to render out to an image or an animation ...
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Select pass mode via python script

I want to change the value of "Pass" type inside the "UV/Image Editor" area as shown on image. The default "Pass" value is "Combined" and I want to change the value to other available types with ...
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How to set parameters of orthographic camera to see only a specified plane

My question: How can I set the parameters of orthographic camera, to look only at a specific plane from orthogonal position, and at the same time to see the whole plane on the render (fit the size of ...
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hello im trying to make a video render look like the cutscenes from the game “town with no name” a (CDTV) game

Hello im trying to remake the town from the CDTV game "Name With No Town" and the only problem im having is i want to make the video render to look as close as possible to the in game cutscenes ...