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How to bake normal maps inside Blender 2.8

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 09:20

Saqib hussain writes: In this tutorial you will learn how to bake flawless normal maps for game or for film purpose using blender 2.8. You can follow me on patreon where you will be able to download the the project files and models that i will be using in my tutorials and speed ups modelling [...]

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German BlenderDay & Blender Summer School 2019: July 26th to 28th 2019

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 04:10

Gottfried Hofmann writes: From July, 26th to 28th 2019 (Friday to Sunday) the Blender 3D Summer School and the BlenderDay opens its doors in Mannheim, Germany. Hosted by the University of Applied Sciences, 12 workshops and talks are scheduled, covering the topics: modeling, shading, rendering, VFX and animation. We especially celebrate the release of Blender [...]

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6 Principles of Great 3D Modeling [promoted]

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 02:05

pavla writes: (Article includes a free video!) 3D Modeling is not easy. You’ve probably heard of a lot of rules or best practices, and if you’ve stuck around long enough you’ve also heard lots of exceptions to those rules. It’s easy to get caught up in the nuances of tools or topology, especially when starting [...]

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Daily Blender Tip 287: Solving Edge Flow Problems

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 00:00

Jan van den Hemel writes: A common issue when modeling hands is that the fingers generally need more edges than the rest of the hand. So where do those edges go? In this quick video, I'll show you how to solve this.

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Blender 2.8 Modifiers: Subsurf & Boolean

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 14:14

jayanam writes: Here is a new Blender 2.8 beginner tutorial for using the modifiers Subsurf & Boolean in combination.

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Behind the Scenes: Plague Witch

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 08:55

About Hi, my name is Jean-Paul, alias Jean-Paul K. I live in France, near Paris, and I’m a teacher for pupils (10 year old kids). I started to learn Blender four years ago, I tried to learn it only with tutorials. I’m very grateful for people that are sharing their knowledge and take time to [...]

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Crimson Ronin - Game Character course released [$]

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 06:50

Pierrick writes: Hi Everyone, I'm super happy to announce the release of a new course: Learn how to create a PBR game character for games from scratch. It's over 9 hours of edited videos. Get it on gumroad. Hope you will enjoy it. Cheers! Pierrick

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Review: HUGE Material Collection Addon for Blender 2.8! [$]

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 04:45

Luis Cherubini writes: The Extreme PBR 2.0 Addon made by Andrew D. and his team brings fully customization options that can speed up your ArchViz and realistic renders. Including a collection of 600+ materials with 2k Texture maps! You can buy it on Blendermarket using our promotional 20% OFF discount code (check the video to [...]

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Best of Blender Artists: 2019, week 24

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 02:40

Every week, hundreds of artists share their work on the Blender Artists forum. I'm putting some of the best work in the spotlight in a weekly post here on BlenderNation. LEGO Artworks - Generativ Art with Python  Tornado  Warrior Speedsculpt  Traffic Lights in EEVEE  MercedesBenz/CLKAMGDTM  Tanzania realistic bathroom  Meet Robot-kun  Coffee and coffee pot  2079 [...]

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Creating Isometric Furniture in Blender

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 00:35

chrisdev writes: Hey everyone, I'm back with another video tutorial for low poly blender stuff. So today we are going to create some low poly furniture in Blender. This is inspired from a swedish collection that I have at home. Hope you like it. My video is again in german spoken language, but you can [...]

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Daily Blender Tip 286: Rotate Edges

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 22:30

Jan van den Hemel writes: The Rotate Edges function is a handy but often overlooked function in Blender. Here's a quick tip / example of when to use it.

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Auto Eye Bake [$]

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 13:10

Lucas Falcão writes: Hey everyone! The Auto Eye now has a blend file with a ready to bake setup, were you can customize the eye the way you want and render a diffuse/albedo map very easily. So this way you can use the texture in other softwares as you need. Available at the Blender Market. [...]

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Tutorial: Blender 2.8 Annotate Tool

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 11:05

Gottfried Hofmann writes: In this tutorial, Gottfried Hofmann walks you through all features and settings of the annotate tool in Blender 2.8:

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Non-Destructive Workflow with Speedflow

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 08:55

wazou writes: Hey guys, in this free tutorial, we will see how to create an asset 100% fully editable with my Non-Destructive workflow and Speedflow! Even if the Addon is made for every type of modeling on Blender, it is the best for the Non-Destructive! We will create the asset and then we will use [...]

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NITROX3D Free Video #2 available now

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 06:50

Chipp Walters writes: Hey guys, Chipp here. The next video for NITROX3D called enclosure box is now available for free on YouTube. Check it out-- it has some nice surprises! See all videos of NITROX3D so far here: #nitrox-3d.

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Ancient Ruins Timelapse

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 04:45

Dprestino writes: Blender Low Poly Ancient Ruins Egyptian Temple time lapse Blender 2.8 - Substance Painter.

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Parenting, Instancing, Arrays & Variations

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 02:40

ChrisP writes: Hey whats up? In the last 2 videos we created a nice little product presentation: First we took care of the lighting and then we fine-tuned the plastic materials. This video is more about some "technical" stuff in blender - useful (no only) for product visualizations: Parenting - how and why "Transform Modifier" [...]

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Modeling a leather couch in Blender + Scene 2.8 Eevee [$]

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 00:40

amadinam writes: In this 2:44 hour long video you`ll see the process of creating a leather couch in Blender. We`ll cover some of the general techniques such as 3d modeling, UV unwrapping, sculpting as well as material, light and render adjustments. I will also show you how to create cushions with cloth simulation. Together with [...]

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Daily Blender Tip 285: Metaball Array

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 22:30

Jan van den Hemel writes: Following yesterday's tip about making an interesting array of spheres, today we look at doing the same with Metaballs. Normally, Metaballs can't use an array modifier. So how do we solve it? Look at this short video to find out, as well as another similar tip.

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Behind the Scenes: Singing in the Shower

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 08:55

Hi, my name is Igor Kekeljević. My surname seems too unusual and my name seems too usual, so people usually just call me Keki. I’m a person with a strong passion for 3D graphics, a 40-year-old kid still trying to figure out what I will become when I grow up (aside from being older). In [...]

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