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22-04-2013, 09:59 PM   #1
se7enhedd
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object 'visibility' - solved!
hi,

Is it possible to render an object invisible, but still have it block out the view behind it. eg - a cat sat on a door mat: you can't see the cat but nor can you see the mat or door where the cat blocks the view. moreover, if the cat was playing with a ball of wool; you can see the strand when in front, but not when it moves behind the feline.

so it's kinda invisible but not really, if you get me.

thanks

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22-04-2013, 10:33 PM   #2
se7enhedd
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it ok I've done it - surface shader then just delete it from the render....

duh!
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