Black border around mesh

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IsaacMui
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Black border around mesh

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Hi all,

I'm having a visual issue when converting point clouds into mesh where the mesh creates a black border around objects. Im wondering if this is an inherent issue with meshes or something to do with the shadowing of meshes and can be altered in settings.

I have attached an example below;

Point cloud:
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Mesh:
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It affects the visual cleanness of the mesh so would appreciate any help with this.

Cheers
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Re: Black border around mesh

Post by Mike Deacon »

Hi Isaac, Thanks for posting.

The blacklines are caused by the created texture being scaled to fit the created model (we'll go offline to explain in a bit more detail).

To create a more visually pleasing mesh, you can flip to the "advanced" settings during the mesh model creation, and lower the "Maximum Supertile Size" to a lower value (default is 1000mb, try 250mb). This will produce more texture files and so create a cleaner result overall.

I'll drop you a message offline to get a workflow demonstration set up.

Thanks again,
Mike
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