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Creating custom or repeated transition effects in the VSE

Let's say I want to create a video with a large number of fairly complex transitions --- for the sake of argument, let's consider an old-fashioned carousel project slideshow. On each transition, the ...
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Select the outer edges?

How can I select just the outer edges? I have tried several things without success. I need to delete/dissolve the outer edges ,but this needs to be done with code.
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Joining 2 objects in Blender 2.8 loses UV mapping on 1

I'm a bit new at Blender, so this question might sound stupid, but I've tried every suggestion I can find here and nothing is working for this. I have 2 separate objects with their own UV and ...
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2.80 - Skip duplicate frames when rendering (grease pencil)

It takes a few seconds per frame to render a very simple grease pencil animation in blender 2.80. Since there are around 3000 in it and there are only around 50 unique frames in it, it is rather ...
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Can't put keyframe on exclude layer

I want to put keyframe on exclude and extrude but I can't do so, I want create a scene as on this video https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=zu6zbf7tdoU For details watch last five minutes I can't add ...
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Looping a walk animation

If I were to animate a few steps of a walk going forward and using IK to keep the feet in place as the body moves overtop, is there any way you can loop this animation so the character keeps walking ...
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Blender 2.8 How to make the object color in viewport look excatly as it is?

So I'm making the models for a game that only uses vertex colors and no textures. I've noticed that any color in blender 2.8 viewport looks darker that it actually is. I use vertex painting to paint ...
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Sphere Momentum and increase in velocity

I am observing (for me) a strange effect in physics engine of Blender. I set location and rotation of sphere(1) according to the following rules: Fame 0: Location -2*Radius*pi Frame 40 Location 0, ...
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Blender 2.80 MagicMouse flip rotate view3D

I am look for Edit > Preferences > ??? MacOS 10.14.2 5K 27" 2017 Blender 2.80 last download January 17, 2019. Make sure use Macintosh not Windows. Normal: When MagicMouse scroll down cause rotate ...
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How to tile textures in Blender 2.8?

I'm using Blender 2.8, and the way to make materials that with tiling seems to have been changed? When I resize the UV map, everything outside the image gets black. Is this a bug or a new, smart ...
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How to model an accurate parabolic mirror with a known focal point?

I am new to Blender and really enjoying it now, but... I want to make an accurate parabolic mirror with a known focal point. For example, I would want to have it focussed so that a parallel beam could ...
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Which one is a better approach

Sorry for this beginner like question, but I can't find the answer since I don't know what I need to type in Google search. I have been learning to use Blender for the past few months, and I tried to ...
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Blender 3d hardware error

I had blender 2.78 installed on my pc working greatly on windows 8. But as soon as I updated my window to windows 10, blender shows me this error "Blender - Can't detect 3D hardware accelerated driver!...
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Render Light Emission Only for Particles

I have an icospehere with an emission shader mapped to some particles so that the particles pass through the frame as glowing balls of light. If possible, I'd like to be able to render the whole scene ...
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Blender button icons are white (blank)

I'm using blender 2.79b. Since the first time I installed, it's interface is like that. Any help would be appreciated. (https://i.stack.imgur.com/shQqC.jpg) In IconViewer add-on it looks like this: (...
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C4D like mograph animation with Animation Nodes [on hold]

I know this is dumb question but i want a basic node structure to replicate the same behavior of c4d mograph on Blender3D. Like a group of objects been animated or for example a fractured object with ...
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Interface floats in window after switching screen resolution

Operating system: macOS Mojave 10.14.2 Graphics card: Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB Broken: 2.8 beta e57ee5934a30 Worked: 2.79 Problem: Blender window goes edge to edge, but interface only renders from the ...
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Can't properly UV Unwrap (Black spots)

Can anyone have any idea of what might be causing this ? Thank you.
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Interior Vertexes and Faces Post Boolean

I am attempting to model a screw so that I can 3d print them if my son looses them. I thought this would be a good time for me to play with the new blender 2.80. (why do people keep calling this ...
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Applying an image with an alpha mask to a plane

I want to place a png file floating over my 3D model's face to create eyes. I've placed the image on a plane that I've UV unwrapped. The problem I have is that when I render the image, you can see ...
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Importing FBX Created in 3ds Max Rearranges Individual Models

I have been attempting to export a FBX file consisting of multiple models from 3ds Max 2019 and importing the FBX file into blender to make some changes. Every time I have attempted this, the models ...
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What is the “proper way” to make a walk cycle [on hold]

I’ve seen many different walk cycle tutorials on YouTube, a lot of them using different techniques, eg. walking on the spot then using NLA editor to repeat and make the root bone follow a path, or ...
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how i make the small islands get into empty spaces in the uv map

as in the image appears i want to place the small uv map islands in the empty spaces as you can see, but the packing island option doesnt does anything about it (and what are you seeing its the packed ...
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Magenta fog makes objects in foreground green tinted?

Ok, there some color dichotomy thing happening probably but Im having an issue where applying a magenta fog in cycles: Creates the desired fog, but makes dark objects in foreground greenish.Dark ...
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Projecting images onto virtual ground plane for VFX

I was watching Captain Disillusion's video on the invisible box challenge https://youtu.be/eKFrZNXB29M?t=179 and at 3:20 he talks about how he projected this image onto the virtual ground to remove ...
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Any idea whats going on with these back legs? [duplicate]

I tried removing doubles and nothing happened. Not sure what else to try
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For what its used dyntopo and why this artist did two sculptings (dyntopo and multiresolution sculpting)?

i want to know why this incredible artist used two ways to sculpt and what its the diference of them https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nc3cRVG3me4 that i know multiresolution its needed for sculpting, i ...
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use of contoller in bge

I have explore BGE for a long time.But I only know about how to use and,python and nand controller.Can anybody help me about how to use or,xor,nor,xnor and expression controller. Many thanks for any ...
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There is no downloads file to click on

Ok so I wanna add a background image into my animation for scenery, and I have followed the tutorial on youtube, but when I go to open an image, there is no image, or downloads file to open my picture,...
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PSD File Path Invalid?

I have a PSD folder on my MacBook Air and has sub-folders in it. In the sub-folders are files downloaded from trusted website. When I select sub folders to open, Blender says File Path"Userxxxx/xxxx/...
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Camera Doesn't Follow Character

So I'm working on a blender game and when I play the game it works but when I play it in camera mode it doesn't show anything. The camera is parented to the character but it doesn't work please tell ...
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Can I have a scripts folder relative to my portable Blender, but outside of its folder?

I'm currently on Windows 10. I have a portable version of blender 2.80, and I would like to use relative paths for the scripts folder in order to keep my addons separate from the bundled ones. My ...
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Random black screen error

I don't know what kind of error is this error,I'll call it 'Black Screen error'. This error appears randomly. For example: when I modeling, UV unweaping, jump into Texture mod... Recently I had ...
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wHow do i make the the sun lamp light pass throught this window?

How do i make this spot lamp light go through this window? -The window in the wall is just a hole in a plane with some meshes in front of it. Sorry for my bad english. My sun lamp is pointed at the ...
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How to animate an object rotating on its own axis?

I want to animate a planet spinning on a slight tilt, like the earth does. I want to use a generator (in the graph editor) to have consistent, procedural motion, but animating any single axis of ...
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STL Export: why is object created via spin filled?

I have created a lid for our teapot in blender, by drawing the conture as a curve, then turning the curve into a mesh and then spining it around 360 degrees. The everything looks good in blender: ...
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Delete all materials that aren't assigned to a face?

Ok, I have several models that because various joining and un joining, have material slots that are there, but not assigned to any faces. Im exporting and would like these gone but there are too many ...
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Lattice more precise than 64X64

I'm currently using a lattice (u=64, v=64, w=1) in order to deform an object. Everything is working fine, the object is well deformed according to the lattice. The only issue I had concerns the ...
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Traceback error trying to import open street maps add on for 2.8

Was trying to add open street map plugin for 2.7 and 2.8 but got this error. Anybody know how to fix this?
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Normal map tangent without subdivision

When i apply a normal map tangent, i need to subdivide the mesh for the effect to happen. When i apply a normal map object, the map takes effect without subdivisions. How do i not have to subdivide ...
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2.8 Timeline frame jump hotkey

In blender 2.79b you could jump forward 10 frames. Is there an equivalent in 2.8 that anyone is aware of? Not sure how to go about setting up a similar hotkey. From 2.79b manual... The Time Cursor ...
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Cast 2d image shadow on to my 3d object

Is it even posible? Hello everyone! I have placed a background image to my project and also a plane with an image as its material. As you may see in the picture I attached (it is not in camera view),...
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How can i conform a mesh to a plane?

I have a sheet of atoms that id like to conform to a wavy plane. ive tried shrink wrap but doesnt help. iam trying to achieve this affect (https://500px.com/photo/136629141/crystallized-carbon-...
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When I append in the new Black Plasma Studios Rig, Blender crashes

When I append The Black Plasma Studios Rig for a Minecraft animation, the scene crashes. I'm on windows 10 and my blender version is 2.78a CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO WATCH A VIDEO OF ME APPENDING ...
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Blender Game - music problem

I have a problem with soundtrack and sounds In the Blender Game (while using blender) sounds and music seems right and i can clearly hear both of them. but when i export my game as game engine runtime,...
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Why does the 'energy' field on my lights keep disappearing (2.8 beta)?

Noob question: I notice that sometimes the properties display for my lights has an "Energy" field which can adjust the brightness, and sometimes it doesn't -- even for the same light object. Have ...
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Is it possible to create texture ID for file?

I have an idea for my file format. I want to do something like this: ...
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Is Blender going to optimize RTX cores?

Right now blender can be used with RTX cards but they are not as optimized and are not using the RTX cores to there full extent. Will this change, am i wrong? If anyone has info on how this new tech ...
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How to make a procedural planet material with varied roughness of land and water in Cycles with Blender 2.8?

I am trying to make a Earth-like planet in Blender 2.8. I will try to explain my question with details if possible. Here is the shader I am using in text form: [Noise Texture]|Fac|>|Fac|[Color Ramp]>|...
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Help me with this problem. the pink rectangle in the bottom coner. i use quadrok3000

Help me with this problem that i get when i render with eeve 2.8. But works fine with cycles. it is one of the blender gurus tutorial file.

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