Media Technology News

Apple Watch

Blender 3D News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 06:14
Blender artist Mestaty whipped up this Apple Watch model!
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Karoryfer and bigcat release a free cello sample library (Kontakt|WAV|SFZ)

Audio Freeware - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 05:37
Karoryer Samples and bigcat instruments have released a collaborative cello sample library in both Kontakt 5 and SFZ formats. Key features: Unprocessed close-miked recordings without vibrato. All not [Read More]

I need some CSS help

Blender 3D News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 03:45
Some users are reporting problems with accessing BlenderNation and I could use some help from a CSS wizard to fix this! Here are some of the reports I've received; Hello i'm using firefox and if the width of the window is too narrow i can't view the posts. Another one, which seems to be related: [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Course in Erlangen near Nürnberg, Germany

Blender 3D News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 02:10
A new Blender workshop in Germany, starting on September 24th. Gottfried Hofmann from will hold another Introductory Blender course in Erlangen (next to Nürnberg), Germany. The course will be held with tutorials as homework so during the three hours of coursetime each week the participants have plenty of time to ask questions and get [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Abraham Lincoln

Blender 3D News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:00
By Ronan Marinho. I made this model of Abraham Lincoln in Blender and the Gimp post-production, would be very happy to have my work published here! Thanks!
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Reel: Multlabs

Blender 3D News - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 08:50
Some good animation and VFX in this reel by Multlabs. Michael writes: Hi, this is my (Michael Solyanov) demoreel, that I presented on my website -- You can see a compilation of my most recent works of 2011 - 2014. Showcases mostly visual effects, moton design, ads.. Hope you enjoy it!
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

ReBirth for iPad, now $5!

Propellerheads News - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 04:59
Today is 9/09 and what better way to celebrate Techno music's most in-demand drummer than a discount on ReBirth for iPad. ReBirth is Propellerhead's legendary techno micro-composer that's now available for iPad. Get the beat going for just $5! This offer lasts until sunday.
Categories: Audio Production

Hair System Roadmap

Blender 3D News - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 00:33
Lukas Toenne is updating Blender's hair system for the Gooseberry project. The Blender hair system will get a number of improvements for the Gooseberry project. Especially the hair dynamics have to be improved and integrated better into the set of artistic tools to allow animators to control and tweak the hair system efficiently. We have [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Saltline updates Swierk to v1.1.1 and Brzoza to v1.0.3

Audio Freeware - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 23:32
Saltline has updated Swierk, a free subtractive synthesizer for Windows, to v1.1.1 and Brzoza, a free FM synthesizer, to v1.0.3. Swierk changes: Minor graphical changes. Sub waveform mix added. Double [Read More]

Blender Market: Poppy Field Pack

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:43
ChristopheS presents his Poppy Field Pack, adding a dash of instant nature to your scene. ChristopheS writes: Get more nature in your scene ! This is a High quality pack of realistic plants. Great for add realism and life to your scene. Models are optimized for instantiation and are designed to render in blender cycles. [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

CWITEC updates TX16Wx Software Sampler and TX16Wx Professional to v2.4.0

Audio Freeware - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 09:09
CWITEC has updated the TX16Wx Software Sampler and TX16Wx Professional to version 2.4.0, adding lots of new features and additional import formats. TX16Wx now supports EXS24 and Akai AKP program impor [Read More]

Model Download: Hatsune Miku 'Lite'

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 06:18
GS-Mantis shares this fully rigged Hatsune Mike model on deviantArt, fully created in Blender. Well here she is, V 1.0 release of my Miku Lite model! Please make sure to read the included readme file, it may help you out! Formats: .Blend, .FBX (Tested using 3dsmax and Maya by :iconendlessillusionx: ) *Note, scale might be [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

99Sounds releases free "Sound Design Tools" sample library for Reaktor

Audio Freeware - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 05:04
99Sounds has released Sound Design Tools, a free collection of sound design material crafted by Gavin Thibodeau aka Embra. Featuring the sounds of hydraulic engines, ice crackles, metallic hits, proce [Read More]

Topten Software updates Cantabile 2.0 to Build 2068

Audio Freeware - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 03:08
Topten Software has updated Cantabile 2.0 to Build 2068. Changes: New - support for FLAC media files. New - support for shell plugins (ie: Waves plugins). New - support for non-edge triggered MIDI con [Read More]

Samuel Moxham shares an update of his

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 01:45
Samuel Moxham shares an update of his Ascent game project - see our earlier post here. Hello everybody. My name is Samuel Moxham and I have been developing the 'Ascent' game since February. On June 5th a proof of concept was finished and the video was put into an article here on BlenderNation. In that [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Architecture Video-Mapping

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 00:15
A cool architectural mapping project with Blender in the Czech Republic. Josef Kortan writes: Winning architecture video mapping made by BLACK / DIVISION for the student competition in ZLIN (Czech Republic). In the video there is a original animation (top) and the real one projected on the bulding (bottom). The projection was powered by 5 x [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

BlenderMonth : G for Graphic Fractal

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 12:59
Export a fractal from Mandelbulb to Blender with this quick tutorial. BlenderMonth writes: Today, Henri challenged himself and decided to create a Fractal and find a way to generate a mesh from the generated shape and finally render it with Cycles. Here is the result ! The software he used for this task are : [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Developer Meeting Notes: September 7, 2014

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 12:30
Ton Roosendaal shares the notes from today's meeting in, #blendercoders. Hi all, Here are the notes from today's 1600 CEST meeting in #blendercoders. 1) Upcoming Blender 2.72 release Planning did not change, today we go to "BCon4" (preparing test builds, only work on essential fixes). Bug tracker is down to 128 open bugs! Sergey [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Little monster

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 11:40
By multimochen. I created this little guy hoping to improve my texture painting skills a bit. He's fully rigged and I hopefully want to try and animate him once I learn a bit more about it.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Reel: Yunior Frometa

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:35
By Yunior Frometa Hello, this is my first demoreel, there are a few personal projects, but also some was commercial. I hope you like it!
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation