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Eevee: K.O.W Chrome Watch Commercial

Blender 3D News - 3 hours 27 min ago

Chosen One Media writes: Check out my first animation rendered in Blender Eevee. I must say I digging the speed. I usually spend around 5 to 10 minutes per frame for a 1920x1080 animation, but these frames took around 2 to 3 seconds per frame. I had a few problems pop up like it crashing [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Park Bench Modeling

Blender 3D News - 5 hours 32 min ago

jayanam writes: In this video you can see me modeling a low poly park bench with Blender 2.79. It is not a tutorial but I enabled the shortcut keys addon so you can follow along and see which keys I am pressing.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Product Shot Reel: Sadoto Carmona

Blender 3D News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 23:10

Sadoto Carmona writes: Hello everyone! Just sharing my product shot reel, no dragons, no monsters, no epic scenes. A sneak peak to another comercial use of Blender and Cycles render engine.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

What is Random Walk SSS? - CGC Weekly #8

Blender 3D News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:25

pavla writes: Random Walk subsurface scattering is a brand new SSS method coming to Cycles. What does it do, what makes it different, and how does it compare to existing methods? Find out in the latest episode of CGC Weekly.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Mercuriall Audio releases free pedal "Chorus WS-1" for Mac & Win VST, AU & AAX

Audio Freeware - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:00
Mercuriall Audio has released Chorus WS-1, a new free audio plug-in for Mac OS X and Windows in AU, VST and AAX plugin formats. Features: Low CPU usage. Stereo and Mono modes. Price: Free. [Read More]

Blender Meetup Ludwigsburg, Germany, June 4

Blender 3D News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 08:20

claus_01 writes: Hi all, I just founded a new Blender Meetup in Ludwigsburg, Germany, and I would be glad if Blender users from the area would join me. Ludwigsburg is situated in the vicinity of Stuttgart. I already found a room where we can meet. The first meetup will be on June, 4 from 18:30 [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Adding scratches, smear and smudge marks to your texture

Blender 3D News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 06:15

PorpitaStudios writes: A quick look at one way of adding scratch,smudge or smear marks to your nodes in Blender cycles render.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

blender-osm: OpenStreetMap and terrain for Blender [$]

Blender 3D News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 04:10

vvoovv writes: It has been been a while since the first publication about the blender-osm addon at blendernation.com. The addon has been rewritten from scratch and enriched with new functionality. The addon provides: One click download and import of OpenStreetMap and terrain data with global coverage 3d representation of buildings with their height, roof shape [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

The Art of Zbyszek W124

Blender 3D News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 02:05

Enjoy the work of Zbyszek W124 from Szczecin, Poland!

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Qataz Audio releases free 29GB Piano Collection 2 for Kontakt

Audio Freeware - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 01:52
Qataz Audio has released version 2 of the Free Piano Collection and updated Qataz KSP Interface to v2.1 adding a number of new features improvements and bug-fixes: Added new FX presets banks. [Read More]

FK vs IK rigging with Blender

Blender 3D News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:00

jayanam writes: In this short video I explain the difference of FK (forward kinematics) and IK (inverse kinematics) by an example with Blender 2.79.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Timelapse: Cello, modeling a musical instrument

Blender 3D News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 12:30

acvarium writes: My wife and I recently attended a symphony orchestra concert. I always loved the sound of a cello. And this time it fascinated me. It inspired me to create this image, and again, I recorded my process:

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ToonKit for Cycles - Expressive, NPR Shading and Line Rendering for Cycles

Blender 3D News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 08:22

Cogumelo Softworks writes: Hi! We would like to announce that Toonkit for Cycles is already available! The Most Requested Features For NPR and Expressive Artists! ToonKit for Cycles is the In-House solution developed by Cogumelo Softworks for render NPR, PSR and Stylish Renderings with Cycles. For those that work with Anime, Technical , Arch Viz, [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Creating a Combat Knife Game Asset - Part 1

Blender 3D News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 06:15

Chris Plush writes: In this step-by-step tutorial series I’ll take you through the entire process of modeling and texturing a combat knife game asset in Blender. In the first part of this series we’ll be creating the high poly model of the knife that we’ll later use for baking normal maps onto a low poly [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Dream Audio Tools releases Indie Fingers Free Taster Pack

Audio Freeware - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 05:05
Dream Audio Tools has released Indie Fingers Free Taster Pack, a freebie featuring five mixed patches from the Indie Fingers series. Indie Fingers free Taster Pack offers a hint of the tones [Read More]

Blend4Web Conversion Program Announced [$]

Blender 3D News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 04:10

You can now get a 30% discount on Verge3D licenses. soft8soft writes: Good news for Blend4Web users! Today we are launching a conversion program to help upgrade your projects to Verge3D.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

2D to 3D: Creature design in blender

Blender 3D News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 02:05

Rico Cilliers writes: I made a video going over a straightforward way to create 3D creatures based on 2D concept art. This is an intermediate level tutorial.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

The Art of Rob Howerton

Blender 3D News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 00:00

Enjoy the work of Rob Howerton from Athens, Georgia, United States of America! I am an experienced 3D Artist with a full spectrum of skills including 3D rendering, 3D illustration, lighting and shading, modeling, character and motion graphic animation, rigging, product visualization, architectural visualization, post-processing, and compositing. I have technical expertise in Maxon Cinema 4D [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Testing blender 2.8 EEVEE

Blender 3D News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:30

Mohamed Salah sets up his gorgeous Express Bird in Eevee. Testing the new real-time render engine EEVEE on blender 2.8 early build, all maps with 8K resolution, on hp z400 workstation, and GeForce GTS 450 graphics card, hope you like that. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRgvN25IQN0

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EEVEE NPR, New Collections & more! Blender Today

Blender 3D News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 10:25

Pablo Vazquez writes: Non Photorealistic Rendering is now available in EEVEE in Blender 2.8, unlocking an incredible set of artistic possibilities, let's discover them together! Plus changes in Collections and Groups, UI tweaks here and there. Don't miss Blender Today Live! And as always, the spanish version: Blender Hoy Español

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