I have a fairly basic comp consisting of 3 or 4 3d layers spaced out along the Z axis, two precomps containing some edge lighting effects, a camera, a light, and the troublesome adjustment layer. The adjustment layer only contains some color correction and a flare. I thought perhaps a certain effect may be causing the layer not to render, but i eliminated that possibility by removing the effects i had and trying several other, the layer was still not rendering. I think I have exhausted all of the really simple solutions, nothing is solo'd, all the layers are visible in the preview, the layers are all in the correct order etc.. I can't SS the project right now as I am not at home, but i can tell you that I am working with CS5.5, on windows 8.1, i5 cpu, 8 gigs of ram. The really frustrating part is that a slightly earlier version of the project successfully rendered the adjustment layer and I don't remember changing anything major... Suggestions? Shots in the dark? Anything? I will post a SS later in the day. Thanks in advance to any and all who have advice.
Check to see if you've accidentally set it as a guide layer.
Also, I usually don't put flares on an adjustment layer. I put them on a black layer and set it to screen or add. I feel like you can make it interact with the footage a bit better that way.
Well using a solid saved the day! Still not sure why the adjusment layer stopped working, I still have a ton to learn about the software, but i'm not a total novice. Never had something stump me lke that. Anyway, thanks much!
No problem! Glad to help.
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