Media Technology News

BGE Tutorial: Door interaction

Blender 3D News - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 00:00
John hamilton writes: Learn How to set up a door that your player can interact with in the Blender game engine
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Topten Software updates Cantabile 2.0 to Build 2069

Audio Freeware - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 15:11
Topten Software has updated Cantabile 2.0 to Build 2069. Changes: New - ability to resend all CCs on loading subsession (see options -> diagnostics). New - support for default sub-session [Read More]

Fingermarks Sounds releases Tapestry for AirMusicTech Loom

Audio Freeware - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 13:42
Fingermarks Sounds has announced the release of Tapestry for Loom, a new bank of 64 morphing patches for the modular additive synth from AirMusicTech. All sounds are designed to make use of the [Read More]

-musicalentropy updates Guitar Gadgets to v1.2.0 with presets and two new gadgets

Audio Freeware - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 10:00
Guitar Gadgets, -musicalentropy's contribution to the KVR Developer Challenge 2014, has been updated to version 1.2.0. Changes: New preset system, with entries made by the author using the chaining [Read More]

Noisebud releases Fletchy-Muncher - Free VST Plugin to spot harsh mixes

Audio Freeware - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 09:22
Noisebud has released Fletchy-Muncher, a free VST plugin for Windows designed to spot harsh mixes. Fletchy-Muncher exaggerates the Fletcher-Munson effect to detect masked harshness in mixes with [Read More]

Review: Chocofur Furniture

Blender 3D News - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 07:00
Nicolas Priniotakis examines four Chocofur furniture packs, together with his virtual sidekick. Introduction This morning, when I entered in the new BlenderNation's office (which is still virtual, obviously. Please donate !), I bumped against several unknown pieces of furniture, fell down and spilled my coffee over the shiny waxed wood floor. During the night, Chocofur's samples [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Cold Dark Mirror now available on Vimeo on Demand

Blender 3D News - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 23:50
David T. Krupicz's 'Cold Dark Mirror'  is a 74 minute feature film made in Blender. Announcing the VOD release of my Blender animated fantasy film epic "Cold Dark Mirror" - Available now on Vimeo VOD. I created this film working entirely by myself over the last 2 years, aside from the talented voice actors whose [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation


Blender 3D News - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 12:47
Alessandro Barison worked on a very nice music video. He also included a making of. This is my last work, a music video for my friend Silek. I worked on it when I had time. Now it is finished :)This project is realized with Gimp, Blender and After Effects. I used Blender for creating character, texture with UV Map, [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Nova Sound releases free sample pack from "Aquatic Drummer" instrument plugin

Audio Freeware - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 10:58
Nova Sound has released a free sample pack that includes 10 samples taken from their Aquatic Drummer AU and VST plug-in for Mac OS X and Windows. Aquatic Drummer features 80 aquatic recordings [Read More]

Blender Game: Can You Find All The Secrets?

Blender 3D News - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 04:45
Try this slightly psychedelic game by Sirrandalot :) Why hello there! Recently I made a short little puzzle game type thing with some new mind twisting effects I've been testing out, and I thought I'd share it! So here it is, feel free to play it through, let me know what you think, find any [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Video: Hungry and Tasty

Blender 3D News - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 23:30
A low-poly animation by Piotr Załóg I have just completed new short movie (made in Blender, of course). It is not "Gooseberry", but may be inspiration for amateur, who wants to make something own.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Developer Notes: April 5, 2015

Blender 3D News - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 08:05
Ton shares the notes of the developers meeting in, #blendercoders. Hi all, Here are the notes of today's (1400 UTC) meeting in #blendercoders. 1) Release targets for 2.75 Updated projects list. Nicholas Bishop mailed that he prefers more time to rework some Ptex code, this will go to a next version. Thomas Beck: [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Chris Hooker releases Octaver OC-D2 for Windows

Audio Freeware - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 13:34
Chris Hooker has released the free Octaver OC-D2, an octave divider plug-in that offers a variety of controls. Features: Control of tracking accuracy. Control of the oscillator tone. Control [Read More]

Model download: Mario!

Blender 3D News - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 12:28
Animate Mario with this downloadable rigged model. Nicholas Sceusa writes: Hi BlenderNation! I recently finished making a model and rig of Mario (complete with textures) and I have made it available on blend swap! This started out as a way for me to explore new techniques and try some new skills but eventually I thought [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Meetup in New York?

Blender 3D News - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 07:30
I'll be in New York from April 14-21 to attend the 3D Printshow. I'm hosting a meetup with the Sketchfab crew, but I'd also be interested in joining the local Blenderheads for drinks or dinner. Who's interested? Let's discuss options!
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Quick Tip: Lattice

Blender 3D News - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 05:10
Discover the lattice modifier in this short tutorial. Nils Martel writes: You guys like learning, right ? :D Knowing more, experimenting, getting better ? The Lattice Modifier is an really powerful feature, thought it's getting kind of ignored. I'd like to share some experience in this quick video, have fun ! :)
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Alan ViSTa releases Chau Gongs - Free Chinese Gongs for Mac and Windows

Audio Freeware - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 04:18
Alan ViSTa has released Chau Gongs, a free Audio Unit / VST plug-in for Mac OS X and Windows featuring a sampled Chinese Gong set. This gong set features 3 Tamtam gongs (40, 28 and 20 inches) [Read More]

Ship in a Bottle

Blender 3D News - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 02:30
By frequenzlos. This is my latest work with Blender. It's rendered with cycles (2000 samples) I worked on it for the last few month more or less regular. Now I'm ready to say, that it is finished
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Creating Next-gen Assets from Scanned Data

Blender 3D News - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 00:05
Guilherme Henrique from the Brazilian indie game studio Melting Logic uses a 3D Scanned model, cleans it up and turns it into a low-poly game asset. He works with a mix of tools with a good emphasis on Blender. Here at the studio we are always looking into new ways to do things, and as [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Reel: The3DFacility

Blender 3D News - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 11:39
UK-Based studio The3DFacilitypresent their work! Dave Shepherd writes: The3DFacility are proud to release a '100% Made With Blender' Showreel! Enjoy people...
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation