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Radial Symmetry Sculpting in Blender 2.79 / 2.8

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 05:51

Martin Klekner writes: Hello friends, welcome to this new tutorial from the Heroes of Bronze series. This time I will show you how to use Blender's Radial Symmetry sculpting tools to create a Greek radial wave pattern (both in Blender 2.79 and 2.8). We will then bake this pattern into a texture map and use [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Mistwire 7A - Loading Time issues and Looking Forward

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 03:05

Montedre writes: I have put up another video in the Mistwire series over on the Armory,Blender,Game Youtube channel. In this episode I talk about some of the performance issues I was starting to have. It;s a bit of a look into trying to make a game and situation better.

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Updating Blender 2.8 Addon Scripts

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 00:07

jayanam writes: In this video I show how to update your Blender add-on scripts to Blender 2.8. These are changes that you can do right now, but the new API is still under development.

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'Next Gen' is Now Available on Netflix

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 13:00

The Blender production 'Next Gen' by Tangent Animation is now available for watching on Netflix. The team answered many questions on our previous article, so head there to learn more about it. I'm not entirely sure how to share a link to a Netflix movie, but this link should take you there. Enjoy, and have [...]

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Verge3D 2.7 is out with WordPress plugin, Cycles world nodes and e-commerce system [$]

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 11:29

soft8soft writes: We are glad to present a new release of Verge3D for Blender. Major features: puzzles for loading files, swapping textures and social sharing support for Cycles' world shader nodes WordPress plug-in for embedding WebGL content E-commerce system for placing orders, making screenshots and email notifications Read more here.

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Best of Blender Artists: 2018, week 36

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 07:20

Every week, hundreds of artists share there work on the Blender Artists forum. I decided to put some of the best work in the spotlight in a weekly post here on BlenderNation. Featured work: Blue Butterflies by Sarmath Modeling Classical Skyline (KGC110) by wanoco4D Winter morning in Bohemian Switzerland by Alexey Gudkov Steampunk Heroe by [...]

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Procedural Volumetric Clouds [$]

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 05:23

Andy Goralczyk breaks down the process of creating Procedural Volumetric Clouds for the Spring open movie project. Content requires a subscription to the Blender Cloud.

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Blender Meetup Munich, Germany: September 18 (Talks, Pizza and Beer)

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 03:15

hapit writes: A big Blender meetup is coming to Munich. There will be talks, pizza and beer. Taking place on the 18th of September at 19:00 o'clock. Details and registration at the Meetup page. There will be interesting talks. The details I have to check in the following days. A technical and creative talk is [...]

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The Art of EmacEArt

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 01:05

Enjoy te work of EmacEArt from Oborniki, Poland. He works with Blender and Unity. I’m an independent self-taught 3D & 2D Environment and Lighting artist and designer with a huge passion for my job, especially for gamedev. I'm a self employed 3D artist currently working mostly on 3D stock media products.

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Blender + Rhubarb Lipsync - Stopmotion Style

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 22:53

yogyog writes: The first of a set of two tutorials: different approaches to using Rhubarb Lipsync with Blender. This one is on stopmotion-style animation - cutting between different mouth models - the second will use shape keys. 00:00 - Intro 00:23 - Downloading and installing the addon and project files 01:12 - Setting up the [...]

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Master Car Creation in Blender - Out Now! [$]

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 09:59

Chris Plush writes: It's finally finished! All the secrets to creating an amazing car in Blender are packed into this step-by-step course. Over 15 years of experience and 6 months of development bring you a Blender training course like no other. I’ll take you through every step of the creation process for creating a Corvette [...]

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The Making of 'Overwatch Rap Battle'

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 04:32

Albin Merle is back with another high-end VFX project. Also make sure you see his Plane Crash and Car Crash breakdowns! Dear Blender enthusiasts, My name is Albin Merle, I work for a French studio as VFX supervisor and last year we did this very cool project for the french youtuber SQUEEZIE. He had a [...]

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Suzanne Awards 2018

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 01:05

The submission for the Suzanne Awards 2018 is now open! Share your best work and be part of the largest Blender event of the year. Ever since the second Blender Conference in 2003, the Suzanne Awards are given to artists using Blender to realize outstanding artwork. Submit your best Blender work! The Festival board will [...]

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Blender 2.8 tutorial: Medieval building

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 22:39

MrSorbias writes: Let's model a medieval village! Or at least one building for it. I hope this will be your inspiration to start doing nice medieval scenes! :) You can check the fountain tutorial next to create a fountain for your scene. Then maybe build a windmill? I don't know. Hope you will get inspired. [...]

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Let’s Make: 2D Isometric Sprites from a 3D Model

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 11:29

jsabbott writes: Welcome to the first Let's Make tutorial. In this tutorial we will be rendering isometric sprites from a 3D model. Download GIMP Download the Sprite Sheets plugin for GIMP Download the tank model The written tutorial can be found here.

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Create Realistic Particle Dirt

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 08:10

pavla writes: Dirt textures and procedural materials too big to cut it? Make super realistic dirt down to the macro level by utilizing particles in Blender!

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Making-of Forest Creature in Blender and Graswald

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 05:55

Michal Franczak writes: In this making of, I will be showing some techniques using the Graswald add-on with some assets to create a forest in Blender. Graswald is a brand new product designed especially for Blender, but also usable in other software that allow particle distribution of premade instances like realistic grass, moss, dead leaves [...]

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The Art of Michael McCann

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 05:10

Enjoy the work of Michael McCann from Tucson, United States of America!

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Reel: Michele Canova

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 01:00

Michele Canova presents his latest work - watch his previous reel too!

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Blender 2.8 : New Features & Bug Fixes

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 22:52

jayanam writes: Here is a new Blender 2.8 video to show the latest features and bug fixes in the current experimental build. I also answer some questions that I was asked by some of my subscribers.

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