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Blender Knitting research

Blender 3D News - 8 hours 17 min ago

... and now for something completely different. 1D_Inc writes: Fantastic Blender Knitting research by Albin MERLE.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Visualizing Geospatial data with BlenderGIS and Blend4Web

Blender 3D News - 10 hours 22 min ago

Blend4Web Team writes: We'd like to share the information about an awesome scientific project carried out at the North Carolina State University, with the community. "What if your geospatial data and simulations like flooding, fire-spread and viewshed computations are converted on-the-fly into realistic, interactive and immersive 3D worlds, without the need to deal with overly [...]

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Video: Mighty Rescue Team

Blender 3D News - 12 hours 27 min ago

xan writes: The Mighty Rescue Team makes his appearance to save the day!!!. With Rescues packed with action, there is no big obstacle to them, and they do their best to keep people safe. 2ndMoonStudios Shows the Teaser for the Animated Series Mighty Rescue Team. Animation from México to the world. Currently on production and [...]

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Creating a 3D background for a video game

Blender 3D News - 14 hours 32 min ago

Benjamin Vurlod writes: Hi, I made this tutorial for a workshop in game art in Switzerland. It's in french unfortunately but I'm sure it will be OK for most of you. It's a tutorial for people who need to use 3D for game environments.It's done with Blender and Unity. Hope you will appreciate it. Best. [...]

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Add-on: Simple Material Replacement [$]

Blender 3D News - 16 hours 37 min ago

Martin Olanders writes: 3D objects in visualized constructions are often created from 3D Cad. These 3D objects usually consist of copies of a number of basic details used to build a machine or construction. When exporting and importing from 3D cad to the visualization environment, duplicates of in-depth details are created, such as screws, nuts, [...]

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Blender and GNU Parallel

Blender 3D News - 18 hours 42 min ago

Skororu shares a Unix tip for distributing rendering work without using render farm software. As an alternative to using render farm management software, there is a quick and easy way to perform distributed renders from the command line. GNU Parallel [1] is a general purpose utility for running jobs in parallel on one or more [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Video: To break or To break out

Blender 3D News - 18 hours 42 min ago

I cool little animation about a bored robot by Sarrailh Olivier. Hi ! I made a short video with blender and I am happy to share it.

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Akhenaten 3D scanned and rendered in Blender

Blender 3D News - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 12:55

Eik Jagemann writes: We had the opportunity to make several different 3D Scans of the rare bust of Akhenaten [an Egyptian Pharaoh - Bart] in the Museum August Kestner in Germany. For these we used different methods like an artec Eva-M structured light scanner as well as photogrammetry and RTI. For the resulting renderings as [...]

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Blender Design Job (Ottawa and Beyond)

Blender 3D News - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 10:25

prototypeD writes: prototypeD TEAM Inc. in Ottawa is hiring a full-time Blender 3D designer to develop early stage prototypes, 3D prints, 3D renderings and custom plugins and tools for Blender. prototypeD runs MadeMill, a 5200 sq.ft. Makerspace and Digital Media Lab at Bayview Yards in Ottawa. Our multi-disciplinary team uses Blender as one of our [...]

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Stone Voices releases PolyGAS - Free Granular Synth VSTi for Windows

Audio Freeware - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 08:58
Stone Voices has released version 2.0 of PolyGAS (Polyphonic Granular Advanced Synthesizer), a free Granular Synth VST instrument plug-in for Windows. Main features: 32-part polyphony. Support [Read More]

Color Correction and Grading in Blender

Blender 3D News - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 07:27

Bintang Senja Pratama writes: This tutorial is about Color Correction and Color Grading in Blender. I talked about how you can grade your image the right way by using some basic principle to color correct an image that filling with color cast in it. So you can measure exactly the image you want to grade, [...]

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How to Make a Pillow in Blender

Blender 3D News - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 05:46

Joey Bennett writes: Hey guys! A few years I made a tutorial on how to create a pillow in Blender, and I've since not only upgraded my techniques, but also my audio equipment :) Hope this can be of some use :)

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Add-on: Crack It, Now in Blender 2.79

Blender 3D News - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 02:54

gappy writes: The “Crack It” add-on makes a cracked object based on a selected object. It can be used to make cracked shapes such as rock, tree bark, or poop, etc.. “Crack It“ addon is included in upcoming Blender 2.79 release, as an official community add-on. So now you can use the addon without downloading [...]

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13 Quick Tips for Blender and Cycles

Blender 3D News - Mon, 08/14/2017 - 23:35

Gleb Alexandrov presents a rapid-fire of Blender tips! Fast-track your Blender education with this Creative Shrimp’s collection of 13 quick tips. Does it sound familiar to you? You find an obscure feature of Blender, that could have saved you thousands of hours of work. You cringe, but feel empowered at the same time. So I [...]

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B-PDX's 19th August 2017 Meeting

Blender 3D News - Mon, 08/14/2017 - 14:35

Jenuvyel writes: There’s still time and support! And, missing any of our Mascot Project instructionals is not an issue when we have far more than the instructor for support at our meetings! Whatever challenges you’re having on your Mascot Project, from ideas or concepts to any of the CG aspects covered in the instructionals, or [...]

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Speed Sculpt: Female Face

Blender 3D News - Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:30

3Descape writes: Hello everybody, I am currently learning to sculpt the human face and have been experimenting with methods to get the proportions right, as I was struggeling quite a lot with it. I took a look at various drawing methods and came accross this "box method". The main point is, to make a cube [...]

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Liqube Audio updates Resonic Player and Pro Audio Player and Sample Manager to v0.8.9b for Windows

Audio Freeware - Mon, 08/14/2017 - 09:00
Liqube Audio has updated Resonic, an audio player and sample manager for Windows, to v0.8.9b. This release updates both Player and Pro, and introduces the first set of Pro features for batch [Read More]

Art Spotlight: Whale-Creature Box

Blender 3D News - Mon, 08/14/2017 - 08:26

Pierrick Picaut describes the creation process of his 'Whale Creature Box'. I’m a 3D freelancer working mainly with blender on video productions, industrial design and I’m also a Blender Foundation certified trainer. I graduated in graphic design more than a decade ago and came to 3D like 5 or 6 years ago. I’m currently working [...]

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London Blender Users Meetup

Blender 3D News - Mon, 08/14/2017 - 06:15

Saplacan Alex writes: The London Blender user group is hosting a double event on Saturday 19 August at Edspace, in the Hackney Community College, Hoxton. The day starts with a workshop for Blender beginners and ends with a presentations meetup. Stephen Thomas will talk about motion graphics in Blender, followed by our first thoughts on [...]

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Dance MIDI Samples releases 'DMS Producer Chords Free Pack'

Audio Freeware - Mon, 08/14/2017 - 04:21
Dance MIDI Samples have announced the release of DMS Producer Chords Free Pack. The download includes ten mini-song starter kits created from DMS Producer Chords Vol 1. Each kit includes WAV [Read More]

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