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Blender basics for professionals course

3 hours 28 min ago

Raimon Guarro i Nogués writes: I'm presenting my first video based training, aimed at people who is just starting in Blender. Both people completely new to 3D and those who are already familiar with other applications can benefit from this free course. The teaching content come from my experience of several years giving basic Blender [...]

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The Art of Tanaka Musewe

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 21:50

Tanaka from Johannesburg, South Africa is exploring a wide range of styles in his portfolio.

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Filmic Color Management in Blender

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 13:20

In the fourth pard of his HDR lighting tutorial series, Gleb Alexandrov dives into color management in Blender with Filmic. Aim for the photorealism with the Filmic color management in Blender. Filmic encourages us to emulate the real photographic media. And oh my gosh, that is the secret ingredient of jaw-dropping HDR lighting and rendering.

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Editing Video in Blender 2.78

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 06:24

Paul Caggegi has updated his super populer video editing tutorial for Blender 2.78! Hi Blendernation! I've recently released a new two-part tutorial outlining how to edit video using Blender. In the video, a free python script is applied adding a keyconfig which remaps shortcut keys to be more like Final Cut Pro or Premiere. I [...]

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BUG Paris: Masterclass François "CoyHot" Grassard, July 1

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 02:05

e5dy writes: This Saturday July the 1st, François Grassard will come make a masterclass to the Blender User Group Paris about : Management of complex scenes in Blender thanks to the streaming of cache files and the "Animation Joiner" As always free entrance. Address: Carrefour numérique at Cité des sciences et de l'industrie 30, avenue [...]

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Blender isometric room design

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 00:00

jayanam writes: In this timelapse video I show how to create a low poly room / interior as isometric cube. I uploaded the project to my patreon account and you can download it from there for free.

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Pencil Sketch Effect

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 12:30

Darkfall writes: In this tutorial, we will be turning our Video Clips into drawings. You can achieve different styles just by tweaking the nodes, from a Pencil Sketch Effect to something more Cartoon-ish or a Water Color Painting. If you make something cool with this technique, be sure to throw a link in the comments [...]

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How to model a low poly tree with Blender

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 02:05

jayanam writes: In this video tutorial I show how to model a low poly tree with Blender, then I unwrap and texture it using just one material and texture.

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Blender used for the game Bionic Attack

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 23:26

The Selenite Forge writes: Hi everyone ! We recently released our game Bionic Attack, for which Blender was used for all models in the game but also for the interface and the end cinematic of the campaign. Why did we use Blender ? Because it's running on Linux, it's free and it has tons of [...]

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Video Hologram Effect

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:30

Darkfall writes: In this quick Tutorial, we create Holograms by using Video Clips/Image Sequences. First we have to align the camera with our back plate (I'm using a still image but you could also use a video clip). Keep in mind if you use a video clip you may need to add a Set Alpha [...]

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Making Of: Project Assemble

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 08:25

See how Marco Cheng created this race car model. By combines the ideas of real world racing and model kits. Breakdown and freebie was attached on the breakdown post! Feel free to use it. A breakdown from project inspiration to compositing. Feel free to give a C&C or request a tutorial! Cheers!

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Character-Gen in Titanic VR

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 06:15

David McDermott writes: This is an update on our Titanic VR project. We describe how we are using blender to auto generate the background characters.

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My favourite Blender Art on Sketchfab: 2017, week 26

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 04:10

Here's my latest overview of the best Blender work on Sketchfab this week. And remember: add the #Blender tag if you want me to find your work! TESLA LABORATORY by Antony Oms on Sketchfab Milk Carton House by Curlscurly on Sketchfab Herb by Malz on Sketchfab The killer is not dead ! by Antony Oms [...]

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Google fund for b3d101

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 02:05

mdewanchand writes: We are glad to announce that b3d101 together with 3Dami and University of Roehampton received a Google CS4HS funding for developing a sharing platform and more Blender tutorials for teachers and young students. The sharing platform, like Scratchweb, should make it possible for young students and teachers to share work, give feedback and [...]

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Weekly Blender Developers meeting notes - June 25, 2017

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 00:00

Here are the notes from today's 14 UTC meeting in irc.freenode.net #blendercoders. Bastien Montagne writes: Short meetings, many active devs are away... 1) Blender 2.79 release Things seem to be going OK, not much critical reports from first testbuild, known issues are being investigated. Please keep testing! Also check the release log in progress. And [...]

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How to Use Blender's New "Ultimate" Shader: The Principled BSDF

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 13:20

Andrew explains how to use the new The Principled BSDF shader.

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Fixing mesh inflating effect when using microdisplacement

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 08:10

When using microdisplacement, you might notice that the maps add volume to your original models. Here's a way to fix that. Senad Korjenic writes: Hi guys, I made a short tutorial about fixing the inflating effect when using microdisplacement, I hope it's useful to you.

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How Factorio uses Blender

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 03:00

Factorio is an indie game that's all about automation - you set up your own processing plants that transforms raw materials into more and more complicated products, helping you to conquer the planet you're stranded on. All the game's 3D elements are created in Blender and you can read all about their pipeline in this [...]

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Yan Sculpts A Gorilla - A New & Improved Format

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 23:28

Yanal Sosak writes: Hi guys! I have been working non stop on this video with the hopes of improving your experience with time lapse videos. I mixed in fun with education, making a video full of tips and entertainment. Enjoy the watch :)  

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Blender Sighting: Using Blender to design tent prototypes

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 13:19

φuetzal2 caught a glimpse of Blender on the French TV5 Monde channel. I just caught by chance a Blender appearance as I went past a TV screen and they talked about a mountain sports brand innovating and creating new tents and other accessories. And as they talked about prototypes, we had a glimpse of a [...]

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