HDRs not accepted due to usefullness
We don't accept some HDRs because we try to build a collection that is useful in the first place for all 3D artists. Some images, especially quickly made 360 images from cheap 360 cameras don't make it into our library. We hope you understand!
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UV maps names shouldn't be included in the material when you upload it.
Material bump intensity shouldn't be too strong
If you overdo bump intensity in Blender, you can get not only unrealistic look, but also shading artefacts.
DirectX normal map
Your normal maps don't match the OpenGL standard. The material will not look correct after being downloaded from the BlenderKit.
How to name and describe your assets?
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The nodes are organized in a confusing manner. This may cause inconvenience to BlenderKit users.
material Subsurface scattering radius
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Wood mapping on model
The wood should always be mapped with the grain oriented parallel to the longer side of the wooden part, then the material in the BlenderKit database will look great.
Plant leaves with the alpha channel overlapping
Leaves with the alpha channel overlap, this can lead to an unrealistic rendering of the plant.
Model Topology Issues
There are topology issues in this model, like double/overlapping faces, double vertices, non-manifold faces, subdivision surface artifacts, or similar.
Wrong meshes or missing parts
Some parts seem to be missing, for BlenderKit uploads, be sure everything is parented to a single parent and not to include (unparent) any extra hidden meshes.
Improve materials on Model
There are some things to improve in your materials. Please study how to correctly use Cycles / EEVEE material systems to reach a better result.
Why applying scale (and rotation) matters
So many reasons to apply scale whenever you can in Blender 3D!
Model unrealistic shape
The shape/proportions of the of the object aren't realistic. Check reference pictures to study more the real shape of this object.
How to add translucency to leaves in Blender?
In the video tutorial, you will learn how to correctly set up leaves translucency.