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Geometry nodes, Arc curve to mesh endpoints dont align

As quellenform commented, multiple splines won't align, but you can recalculate the ends or even the entire thing. The reason for the misalignment is that the direction used to generate a profile ...
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In a normal workflow, lighting is to be done first or shading?

I think the question is actually opinion based. But from a purely technical point of view, the following fact arises: The light from a light source is reflected from surfaces to a certain extent (...
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Geometry nodes, Arc curve to mesh endpoints dont align

I love Hulifier's interpretation of my idea, but what I love even more are simple solutions: Why would you calculate the angle of the ends when Blender has already done that for you? This image shows ...
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Geometry nodes, Arc curve to mesh endpoints dont align

I suppose you could wheel out the ol' Curve Deform group (simplified a bit), and use it to deform a prism of an appropriate length, given arc-span and arc-radius, then rotate the whole thing to the ...
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Geometry nodes, Arc curve to mesh endpoints dont align

if i understood you right, you just want them to align, and not "one" curve, so you could just increase the resolution of your arc to a high number and the align pretty well:
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Rigging a character made of multiple objects

Is working like this and constantly fighting against Blender's built-in workflow a good idea? No, it's not. There are times when it seems like a mirror modifier won't cut it. I've run into a few ...
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Creating a greyscale gradient between two chosen points in the modelling space

Since you mention "arbitrary" points, rather than e.g. bounding box of a whole collection, you need to somehow communicate which points you mean. For example by using two empties and ...
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Make an Earth Sphere

I close the question. Apparently I found a nice tool from domlysz called BlenderGIS: https://github.com/domlysz/BlenderGIS/wiki/Make-an-earth-globe And it has a nice function to transform lon/lat data ...
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tab does not switch to edit / object mode

Set Object Mode to switch between edit/object mode directly Object Mode Menu to switch modes using pie menu
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How do I transfer UVs between high and low poly meshes?

It depends on the details of how you "made it high-poly." If you made it high poly with an unapplied multiresolution or subdivision modifier, ctrl-L will work. If you made it high poly ...
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Get the total time spent working on a file

In case if someone else is still strugling. There's Martin Zielinski's original addon (https://archive.blender.org/wiki/index.php/Extensions:2.6/Py/Scripts/System/Project_Timer/) upgraded to Blender 3....
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