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Add Seamless Details without Booleans (Part 2 Data Transfer modifier)


Jan van den Hemel writes:

In the previous video we explored how to add details without using booleans. However in some cases, you can see some shading artefacts where objects overlap (also known as “Z-fighting”). To solve this, we use one more modifier. Then things look perfect!

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Jan van den Hemel

Hi, my name is Jan and I help companies by creating short videos for their websites and internal use, mostly as a freelancer for agencies. I post daily one-minute tutorials for Blender users and wrote the popular "Blender Secrets" e-books.


  1. Very cool tip, many thanks!

    The data transfer modifier looks very interesting - I guess I need to take a deeper look into it´s possibilities.

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