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When having the HUD as a child of the main player, when smoothing is enabled the hud elements appear to drift around the screen.

Godot version 4.0.alpha2
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You might want to make your HUD a child of a CanvasLayer node so it's not affected by your camera

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I grouped my HUD elements as children of a canvas layer node, which itself is a child of my main player and it works! Cheers

Pseudo Hierarchy:

⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀|----- PlayerSprite2D
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀|⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀|------ WeaponSprite2D
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀|----- Camera2D
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀|----- HUDCanvasLayer
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀|----- HealthSprite2D
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀|----- WeaponSelectionSprite2D
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀|----- InventorySprite2D

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