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  02 February 2004
silhouette render

How can i render my characters in black and the background in white?
 
  02 February 2004
No offense, but are you for real?

Well, lets see. Make the shader for the dudes a black blinn or lambert, and make the background color in the camera attirbutes white.
 
  02 February 2004
oh, i meant black as in a flat shade of black, like no shadows no volume. A silhouette. I want it for masking in aftereffects.
 
  02 February 2004
It already renders an alpha channel by default that you can invert or use how you want in after effects. If you need more masks, assign a "Surface Shader" to your objects, that gives 100% flat consistent white, black, or whatever color you choose.

-jeremy
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  02 February 2004
Good thing we got you guys here to answer these questions, or 12 year olds downloading warez would have no where to go for help!
 
  02 February 2004
Let use a "surafce shader" No shade, only flat color.
 
  02 February 2004
Quote: Good thing we got you guys here to answer these questions, or 12 year olds downloading warez would have no where to go for help!


ouch....

everyone else tho. thanks for your help.
 
  02 February 2004
That statement would only be offensive to someone that it applied to.
 
  02 February 2004
no, it also hurts for others to assume that it applies to me. I'm not sure what i did to get on some people's bad side here. Whatever it is i'm sorry. I really wasn't trying to annoy anyone.
 
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