Chris Plush writes: In this beginner’s Blender tutorial we’ll be 3d modeling a Harry Potter style wand and then using the website shapeways.com to 3d print it. So if you ever wanted to make your own magic wand or just learn some modeling techniques like using the Remesh modifier to create a carved wood effect, [...]
Johnson Martin writes: Every year, during the dark pre-winter days of November, Dutch city Eindhoven is made a little brighter by Light Festival GLOW. During this festival, which lasts about a week, 30 "light projects" from light artists all around the world are scattered across the city centre and accessible for free. At GLOW 2017, [...]
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A new website is posting interviews with well-known Blender artists. biteworks writes: CG Lounge is maintained two ambitious 3D artists with the goal of creating an online magazine that offers interviews with CG artists and studios from all over the world. Our magazine focuses on inspiring personalities from the 2D and 3D industry. Therefore a [...]
Pablo Vazquez writes: Have a sneak peek at the latest short-film animation workshop by Dillon Gu, look at how the Grease Pencil open movie Hero is going using Attract, and as usual the updates on our in-house production: Spring.
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jayanam writes: This is an answer video to a couple of requests I got on how to create the basic room I use for my low poly isometric designs - I show you 3 methods on how this can be done very fast and easily for beginners.
CG Cookie just launched a new workshop on topology. Pavla writes: Models are the center of everything created in 3D, so they're important to create properly. Topology is how a mesh's vertices, edges, and faces combine to form shapes, and good topology uses those components in the most practical way possible. In this course, you'll [...]
soft8soft writes: Hi @ll! We are excited to announce the next major update of Verge3D for Blender, an artist-friendy WebGL toolkit. New features: reworked the PBR system to greatly improve visual quality and make it fully compatible with glTF standard added 7 more puzzles including ones for sound playback and object cloning reflection and refraction [...]
MrSorbias writes: Learn how to make apples with Blender Cycles nodes.
Hüseyin Demirtaş shares this amazing render. Rendered in only 10 seconds? Insane :) I'm thinking this might actually be a nice 'thing' to do: share your best Eevee image that was rendered in under 10 seconds in the comments! Be sure to include your hardware specs for a more fair comparison). Rendered on eevee... 4K [...]
Jamesy writes: Ok, so let me first thank all of the blender community for taking part in the early access testing we're doing. Its been invaluable to us reaching this point. In return for all this cool engagement, we present, gratis, our third release to date of our network/distributed rendering addon for blender, here's the [...]
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Enjoy the work of James O'Brien (or, by his Russian name: Vadim Ignatiev) from Moscow, Russia! I'm CG artist, 18 years old , using mostly Blender , much love Ireland and streets of NYC :)
Darkfall writes: So recently I've been playing ESO again and then found that I had the urge to create a Potion. So in this tutorial we will be creating a stylized potion. Once we have created the Potion bottle and the "liquid" we can create some really cool looking potions. In this example I only [...]
AFWS writes: Here's a small addon that I've been working on the past few weeks. The other day I was making some foliage for a game. After a while I got tired of duplicating, rotating, scaling, and positioning a bunch of planes, so I started working on this. The add-on can be downloaded here.
Are you considering going Freelance? Jugaad Animation shares his learnings as a freelance Blender artist. I started freelancing in 2013. My first online gig was right from blenderartists’ paid section. Without knowing anything about freelancing in general, I started accepting all kinds of jobs. In the process, I got ripped off, I earned money and [...]
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Pablo Vazquez writes: As unreal as it sounds, the hair system got a small yet pretty handy improvement! Plus updates on the Blender 2.8 Code Quest and much more. Tune in for this week's Blender Today Live!
Gleb Alexandrov writes: The inevitable future of all rendering is to become a realtime rendering. Blender is no exception and with a new realtime engine named Eevee it’s skyrocketing towards the realtime future. Enjoy 30+ awesome Eevee demos.
Learn how to create height maps inside Blender and how to use them for several effects in this tutorial by Fernan. Hope you like this way I use to generate Height maps.
Howdy, just a quick site update: as part of my preparations for Blender Artists migration project, I've started looking into Content Delivery Networks. Before, I relied on CloudFlare to speed up hosting of images and other static files, but a CDN has other advantages - geographic distribution being the most important. After reading several comparisons [...]
SunBurn posted these fantastic renders of a Swedish interior. This one was laying in my hard disk unfinished for quite some time now. It's inspired by an existing apartment in Göteborg, Sweden modified to my taste and needs. I used a lot of free (as far as I can remember) props from around the net. [...]
bintang senja writes: Hi Guys, Eevee become much better as New Realtime Engine for Blender ! This video I made using files from my previous tutorial about How to Light a Simple Interior Room in Blender. I also made a simple camera movement to the scene and render it out. Hope this help you guys. [...]
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