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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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How to render the viewport with EEVEE and the “final” render with Cycles?

I want to render the viewport with EEVEE and the "final" render with Cycles. Since Blender took so many changes in the Alpha phase, all how-to videos about blender 2.80 show panels, buttons and so, ...
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Super long “Loading render kernels” using macbook pro 2018 GPU rendering

I'm using a macbook pro (mid 2018) with Radeon pro 560X, to render on GPU. Whenever I hit render on GPU, the "loading render kernels" takes ages. And I never manage to render on GPU. What can I do? ...
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I'm having trouble getting blender's render result the same thing I see in render view

I was following a tutorial and everything was perfect until I saw the final render animation. The render view shows what I want But then when I render the file the letters don't dissapear I have ...
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Octane > Blender Materials Import / Conversion

I have a large file of materials saved as Octane Package Files or .orbx that make up my local materials database within Octane. I have changed my workflow and instead of Standalone Octane I've begun ...
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Why does my scene lose color when i zoom in rendered viewport?

In rendered viewport; when i zoom in most of the scene goes to black and white. When i zoom out, the color returns
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Transferring project made in cycles render to Eevee render

what is causing the white artifacts? is it because of the sun lamp? transparent materials seem to have a white border around them
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Blender 2.79 to 2.8 Animation Error

I have a problem when I transfer my jelly fish Project from Blender 2.79 to 2.8. Everything works fine in 2.79 but in the render of 2.8 the bell of my jelly is rendered at the origin of it's parent ...
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Both Rendered viewport and final render are blurry after processing

I have followed Blender Guru's tutorial on modelling the donut, cup, plate and table, however, at some point along the way of getting there something happened. Both in my rendered viewport and when I ...
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Blender screwing up normal maps from Substance Painter?

I have been using blender for a bit and ran into some weird issues when using Normal maps from Substance Painter and have no idea why. In software such as Sketchfab they show up perfectly fine with ...
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Help to improve my video

I have produced a short video but I'm not really enjoyed of it. Images are quite blurry and it is not nice to watch. When the camera move, we can kind of sparkles. Would you have advise to improve it ...
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Some objects not appearing in render

I can't explain why some of the objects in my scene are not appearing when I hit the render button with Cycles. After some googling, I thought they must be restricted from being rendered, but every ...
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Blender only redering background

If i change the background to transparent nothing renders, if i change it to white it renders a white screen etc. I made sure all my objects are turned on and have turned the mist setting off. I am ...
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SFM lighting in blender

So I make thumbnails for youtubers, and one of my clients REALLY likes the look of SFM, I think that SFM is hard to work with and get anything done in. Is there anybody that knows how to make blenders ...
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EEVEE and Cycles render lighting differences

I get different lightning render with the same scene camera setup. Cycles render (both experimental and supported feature set) gets weaker lightning and needs more energy. How can I get the same ...
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Rendering problems

Im a begginer and I’m trying to render a short animation but when I click animation it just shows a black and grey checkerboard and doesn’t render it. What do I do
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Texture not appearing in final render

Hi, I'm new to blender and was rendering this model, but for some odd reason, the texture is only appearing when I do shift z, not in the final render. Any idea what's going on?
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GPU compute problems [duplicate]

i have a Intel Pentium is there ANY possible way to use it for GPU compute ? And can some one explain how GPU works and why my Intel is not compatible.
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Cycles outline objects

I want to add the outline effect in all, not only border. How and can do this in Cycles fast? I've searched for many pages, but all the methods did not work because I did something wrong.
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Someone can confirm if Quadro P5000 works fine with EEVEE?

I didn't find if Quadro P5000 works fine, at least more or less as a GTX1080 or even as a GTX1070, rendering with EEVEE. I'm afraid of more incompabilities, bugs or crashing or things like that than a ...
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How to switch from ctrl-b render selection to default selection [duplicate]

Somehow I switched my default selection with Ctrl+B to a rendering window mode. How do I switch it back to default mode so I can actually select objects again?
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As soon as I hit render in cycles renderer, blender closes without a crash popup

It doesn't matter what file, (I've opened up a new file and hit render and it still crashed,) but whenever I hit the 'render' button or use the rendered viewport mode blender automatically closes ...
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How to render specific parts

i recently noticed i was rendering in half of 1080p, those renders alone took about 4 hours. with it in full 1080p it will take 25 hours just to render 300 frames! can i render a specific amount of ...
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I don't have the render, dimensions tabs in the scene panel

I don't have the render, dimensions tabs in the scene panel. How I reset it ?
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Why does my model's eyes have artifacts?

the scene is lit up using three spots placed 120º apart
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Finetuning Freestyle Lines

Howdy Blender Community, A noob to the freestyling tool, I'm wondering if there's an optimal way of dealing with some stray lines that seem to traverse the faces of occluding objects in my scene--...
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Can I edit in a 1080p timeline and then export to 4K with proper rescale for all items?

"In Premiere you can actually edit in a 1080p timeline and then change the resolution on export to 4K." Read that, was wondering if I can do it in blender. Atm whenever I change the resolution of ...
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Is there a way to reduce the blur caused by denoising while still reduce noise

Im trying to reduce noise on my renders by using the denoise feature, but it makes the image very blurry specially the metallic parts, even when I reduce denoise strength to 0.2 it still has no effect,...
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2.80 Eevee: Rigid body collisions OK in Viewport, but none in Render?

just wanted to ask if the behavior mentioned in the subject is a known problem in the current 2.8 alpha? Or am I doing something wrong? I have a simple test scene, it is basically a keva planks tower,...
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Another dark light problem

I have the dark light problem and can't figure out what settings are wrong. I have read about different solutions for this but none work for me. I think the scale are right but i am pretty fresh in ...
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Different render results and time on every new f12 hit

after i upgraded from Blender 2.79 to 2.79b yesterday in order to use the cpu+gpu feature which btw apparently no longer exists . I tried to notice if there was any difference on the render time of a ...
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Movie Material not playing

I have been using blender for a while now but I have run into a problem while trying to edit a video. I have put a movie as an image texture onto a plane as a background, the only way to do video ...
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Blender renders HDRI instead of background clip

I am a little confused right now. My plan was to take a 360 image with the camera in the spot where that red thing is, take that picture as enviroment light for more or less realistic reflections. ...
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Text information about parameters in the picture (render result)

I would like to test a few different render parameters like nr of samples on the same scene. It would be much easier for me to be able to actually show the parameter information in the picture as a ...
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Help! Cloth Simulation Not Rendering Correctly Over Network?

I have been messing around with cloth simulations and linking cloth simulations into new scenes to render over a network of computers to help the rendering process go faster. I ran into a few ...
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Cannot edit mesh after rendering

I'm really new to this. I could edit this file until I had rendered it and now I can't. Please can you help me. I've also tried to register as a User this evening, but neither of the links in the two ...
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How can I remove these reflections from the sun light?

This is a low poly room with only two walls. I have a sun light that I want to shine through the window, which works (in the green circle) but I don't want the sun to give light on the walls (in the ...
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Weird glow in render

I've made a Yooka model from Yooka-Laylee as part of a college assignment, but I've noticed a weird glow either below the top lip or on top of the bottom lip. I'm currently using a Toon Shader and I'...
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rendering with/without shadows

I'd like to render 60 frames of animation, where actually nothing moves, just the sunlight and the shadows are moving a little bit. I'd like to differenciate the objects and the shadows and render ...
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Making a Memphis pattern

How could I make this a Memphis material from the picture?
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Cycles render for Facebook without color

I am writing to you because I have a problem with files to use for 3D posts on Facebook. I had done a lot of tests all using BLENDER RENDER: file had the color and the characteristics that I had set ...
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How to see the Texture rendered (Blender Render)?

I have a little question, i don´t know how to see the texture rendered in blender render, i put the material on my model but when i press the f12 key to render i don´t see the texture just my model in ...
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Why are my dark areas so blotchy in video renders?

I've been using blender for about 3 years now but I only recently built a computer capable of doing more complex renders. My renders look excellent when rendered as a png but when I render as a video ...
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What is LookDev mode for in 2.8?

I am struggling to understand what is LookDev mode for and how do I render an image which I see in this mode into a picture or video. I tweaked my material to look how I want in LookDev mode 1, but ...
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Importing FBX Models

for some reason when I import FBX models (usually from sketchfab) - when I try to render them - the materials look like they are glass. But I finally realized its because it is turning on the mirror ...
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Is there a way to use the handy clay render button in 2.79. But exept elements from this?

I want to render a room in clay. But also want to use an emission object in the scene, to light the scene. Is there a quick way to do this? Besides giving all things a clay material and expecting ...
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How do I resume a rendering animation?

I've stopped my animation that was rendering at 224 frames (out of 250) and I can't find a way to start rendering again from where i left off. I've been told to change the start frame (under frame ...
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Optimizing very simple animations

I'm creating a very simple animation. Here's one frame of it: The only moving object in the sphere, but blender renders the whole view for each frame. Is it possible to optimize the rendering process ...
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Rendering goes black after frame 1000

When I render this once it hits frame 1000 and an above it only renders black. The black frame is frame 1000 and the other one is frame 999.
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Glass looking wierd in rendered result

That's the glass in the rendered viewport shading. But when i render it, its coming out totally wierd. How do i go about this please
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Render object partly hidden

I am using a background image (of table), where a would like to render an object partly recessed (partly hidden) i the table. I do not know if this is this possible at all. CC