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Yan's Daily Tips #119 - Texturing Face Masking - Blender Tutorial

Blender 3D News - 6 hours 18 min ago

Yanal Sosak writes: Face selection masking is a feature in Blender that allows you to separate parts of your objects when painting, which can be vital in many situations. I will show you guys how this option works.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Dangerous Hybrid

Blender 3D News - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:30

An awesome hybrid made by Icestorm. Love the character design and the scary eyes! Rendered in Cycles with 200 samples, and composited in Gimp. It took Icestorm 10 hours from start to finish.   BlenderArtists Link  

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BlenderNation Exclusive Making Of - This Is It

Blender 3D News - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 08:25

I did an article on Brandon Ruffin's amazing render, this is it, a few days ago. I asked if you guys were interested in a step by step on how he created that scene, and a lot of you did want that. I asked Brandon if he could do us an exclusive walk through for [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Yan's Daily Tips #118 - Texturing Options - Blender Tutorial

Blender 3D News - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 06:15

Yanal Sosak writes: In this episode I will talk about the option section in texture mode and the image editor for 2d painting.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

MIKU - 3D Print

Blender 3D News - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 04:34

Takuma Id creates a Hatsune Miku model for 3d print. If you guys arn't aware, Miku is a humanoid persona voiced by a singing synthesizer application developed by Crypton Future Media. There are other characters as well, you can check their songs on youtube. Artstation Link

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Monocasual Laboratories updates Giada to v0.13.4 "Gimbal Lock" for Windows, Linux and OS X

Audio Freeware - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 12:43
Monocasual Laboratories has updated Giada to v0.13.4, codename "Gimbal Lock", for Windows, Linux and OS X. The release offers an improved MIDI editing experience, especially on the Piano Roll [Read More]

Blend4Web 17.04 Released

Blender 3D News - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:25

Blend4Web Team writes: We are glad to present a new release of Blend4Web. Highlights of 17.04: HTC Vive controllers, new bloom, smoother LOD-switching, Cycles background nodes, upgraded Normal Editor, WebAssembly and gzip compression!

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Create cross-platform VR using Blender and WebVR [$]

Blender 3D News - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 08:20

Allan Brito writes: The latest training from Blender 3D Architect will bring artists closer to a technology that is shifting the way we create architecture visualization. I'm talking about VR. Everybody wants to use VR on their architectural projects, but it is either complicated or time-consuming to create dedicated applications for multiple VR platforms. Using [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Yan's Daily Tips #117 - Texturing Curve - Blender Tutorial

Blender 3D News - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 06:15

Yanal Sosak writes: Curves can seem a bit complicated at first, in this video i will explain what the shapes represent and how it affects your brush.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

4 Awesome Water Displacement Shaders

Blender 3D News - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 04:24

Learn how to set up water shaders in this quick tutorial. JoshuaAutumn writes: In this video, you'll learn four different water displacement shaders and how to set it up in the node editor, without having to use any modifiers as a displacement for the water! A simple and great way to create ripples and very [...]

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Beautiful Artwork "This is it"

Blender 3D News - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:30

An amazing render by Brandon Ruffin on Reddit. The technical skill, composition, and story are outstanding! This artwork definitely deserves more recognition. Would you guys like a quick step to step on this render? I can ask Brandon if you do :). Yay or nay in the comment section below :)! Reddit Link

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Balls & Dominoes

Blender 3D News - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:20

A cool animation made by "the_humeister" for April's Contest on Reddit. Reddit Link

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Image: Towers

Blender 3D News - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 06:15

A beautiful scene created using Blender and Photoshop by Eli Gershenfeld. You can really feel the depth and scale in this image! Artstation Link

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Yan's Daily Tips #112 - Texturing Set Up - Blender Tutorial

Blender 3D News - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 06:15

Yanal Sosak writes: In this episode I will take you through setting up your character/scene for texturing in Cycles with Blender.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Tutorial: Fluids Simulation - Water Fountain

Blender 3D News - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 04:03

Gabz writes: In this blender tutorial, of the Animation & Physics series, we see how to use fluids, to create a water fountain. Thanks for watching and have fun!

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Topiary

Blender 3D News - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 14:35

I am in love with this Topiary render made by Jeffrey Hepburn. There is something unique with the style, and the lighting is spot on. Here is a progress video: Artstation Link

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Which Is Your Favorite Artwork? #02

Blender 3D News - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 14:35

Here are my favorite 10 picks from the recent artworks posted on BlenderNation. We have already established that I suck at choosing number 1, so I will once again count on you guys to do that for me x)! Which is your favorite artwork? Leave your choice in the comment section below! P.S Captions are included [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Soundethers releases Free World - Free Kontakt 5 Library

Audio Freeware - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 14:00
Soundethers has released another freebie for Kontakt 5.6. Drop them a line from their website and they'll send you the download link. Free World contains deep and evolving sounds for ambient, [Read More]

Blender Autotracker addon for Blender 2.79

Blender 3D News - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 10:25

miikap writes: Autotracker is Blender addon which automates feature generation and limits bad tracks on the fly. It works best for shots like aerial footage or wide dolly shots. It can also be used conjunction with supervised tracking. You can get it now from Github or you can just download latest nightly build of Blender.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Volko Audio releases free Q3D Rack Mount EQ Plugin (NTI Nightpro EQ3D Emulation)

Audio Freeware - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 09:44
Volko Audio has released Q3D, an emulation of the NTI Nightpro EQ3D rack mount equalizer. This 6 band eq has an extremely wide Q. One of the bands is AIR that is a hi shelf filter. You can change [Read More]

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