Media Technology News

TRANSPORTATION - Mega Pack Cars And Vehicles Add-On [$, promoted]

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 22:30

BlenderNow3D writes: TRANSPORTATION  - The best Add-on Mega Pack for 3D Cars and Vehicles in the world for Blender - Cycles and Eevee. Transportation is a complete Blender add-on (2.80,2.81,2.82, 2.83 and more) that does not only help manage a huge library of HD vehicles on Blender, but also, shaders, hdri and backplates. With Transportation [...]

The post TRANSPORTATION - Mega Pack Cars And Vehicles Add-On [$, promoted] appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Introducing: EasyBPY! (Python Made Easy for Blender)

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 13:05

Curtis Holt writes: Hi everyone, I've just released a new video showing off my latest project for Blender - EasyBPY! EasyBPY is a new module for Blender that makes it easier to interact with the Blender Python API. It does this by providing you with a collection of plain English commands like 'get_object', 'remove_material', 'duplicate_collection' [...]

The post Introducing: EasyBPY! (Python Made Easy for Blender) appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Material Wizard v1.2 released [$]

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 11:00

h0bB1T writes: Starting with the first version, you could design complex materials for your models in a visual pleasing and supporting way. With this next step, you can bake those materials in resolutions up to 16K, directly in Blender. Bake diffuse, metallic, specular, roughness, gloss, normal, normalDX, glass, emission, alpha and occlusion to either PNG, [...]

The post Material Wizard v1.2 released [$] appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Behind the Scenes: Tiny Town

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 08:55

About Hello! I am Carlos Cavalcante, 32 years old, and I am a Brazilian game artist currently living in Helsinki, Finland. I’ve been working in the mobile games industry for almost 10 years, both doing hands-on art or art directing/team managing, but mainly for 2D games. In terms of 3D art, I am quite new [...]

The post Behind the Scenes: Tiny Town appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

New release CrowdSim3D [$, promoted]

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 06:50

mdewanchand writes: This summer we released a new version of CrowdSim3D, a crowd and traffic simulation add-on for Blender. In this new release we added support for long vehicles, banking roads, trailers or wagons and turning or brake signals. We improved the "accident detection" and the traffic rules at crossings. Cars will look for gaps [...]

The post New release CrowdSim3D [$, promoted] appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Create a Medieval Kitchen in Blender 2.9

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 04:45

Pietro Chiovaro writes: Hello everyone, my name is Pietro Chiovaro and in this breakdown, I’ll be showing you “how to create a Medieval Kitchen” using Blender 2.9 and Quixel Bridge the companion app of Quixel Megascan. Here on my ArtStation Portfolio you can see some high-quality renders! It was really fun and inspiring to create [...]

The post Create a Medieval Kitchen in Blender 2.9 appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

My favourite Blender Art on Sketchfab: 2020, week 38

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 02:40

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!

The post My favourite Blender Art on Sketchfab: 2020, week 38 appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender add-on review: HDR Light Studio Xenon [$]

Blender 3D News - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 00:35

Setting up convincing studio lighting in a 3D scene can be an elaborate process of adding and positioning lamps, determining light strength, light color, light angles for reflections and more. HDR Light Studio aims to ease this process, and an add-on to connect Blender to HDR Light Studio has just been released. BlenderNation reviews it. [...]

The post Blender add-on review: HDR Light Studio Xenon [$] appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender texturing tutorial : Curvature and Albedo

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 22:30

jayanam writes: In this part of the Blender 2.9 texturing video in which I bake the high poly to the low poly mesh, I show how to mix the curvature with the albedo map for nice stylized edges.

The post Blender texturing tutorial : Curvature and Albedo appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Modeling for Animation 10 - Converting an Existing Character into a New One!

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 13:05

Dikko writes: In the final video of this series, we take the model of Sophie and morph her into a whole new character! Using the same mesh to create new characters not only saves time, but has a whole range of other advantages too including rigging and animation!

The post Modeling for Animation 10 - Converting an Existing Character into a New One! appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

How I used the POWER GLOVE to learn BLENDER fast! Switching from Maya

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 11:00

3dAnimationHub writes: In this video I talk about how I managed to learn Blender from scratch & be production ready in a short period of time.. and how the #Tartarusv2 or as I call it "The POWER GLOVE" helped make it much easier. I also share what hotkeys I use, and where I placed them! [...]

The post How I used the POWER GLOVE to learn BLENDER fast! Switching from Maya appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender NLA - ACTIONS clips DEMYSTIFIED [Export to Unity, Lens Studio, Spark AR, etc]

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 08:55

Pierre Schiller writes: Blender uses the Graph Editor (AKA the F-curve editor) to create the keyframes needed for an ACTION. To store that action data set, you need the Dopesheet window set to ACTION EDITOR. Once you finish your action, you can use it contained in an #ANIMATION CLIP which you can push to the [...]

The post Blender NLA - ACTIONS clips DEMYSTIFIED [Export to Unity, Lens Studio, Spark AR, etc] appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Custom Specular color!

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 06:50

Robert Rioux writes: All right! 1000 subscribers, most of them coming from Blender Nation! Let's talk how to customize the specular color in Blender.  

The post Custom Specular color! appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender 2.91 - Massive Performance Boost in UV/Image Editor

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 04:45

Blender Developer Jeroen Bakker authored a patch moving the current UV/image editor drawing to the draw manager. This patch allows for a massive increase in performance when previewing large image files, as well as correctly displaying alpha and emission colors. Twitter user @TheLapisSea demonstrates the leap in performance ???? pic.twitter.com/gFdk7IxUNp — L?????apisSea ? (@TheLapisSea) September [...]

The post Blender 2.91 - Massive Performance Boost in UV/Image Editor appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Secrets - Normal Map baking

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 02:40

Jan van den Hemel writes: In a previous video we looked at recreating lower Subdivision Levels in the Multires modifier. In this video we'll learn how to use the Multires modifier to bake a Normal Map from the highest to the lowest subdivision level.

The post Blender Secrets - Normal Map baking appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

immiscible liquids using negative metaball

Blender 3D News - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 00:35

benvurlod writes: In this video you will learn how to send particles into a volume and then rotate them with the help of a vortex. I then used two liquids that do not mix. To do this I used the negative option of metaballs associated with a second metaball system with another name and material. [...]

The post immiscible liquids using negative metaball appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Making a stylized burger in blender 2.8 and blender 2.9 tutorial

Blender 3D News - Sat, 09/12/2020 - 22:30

INuruhussen writes: Making a stylized burger in blender tutorial with blender 2.8 for beginners got inspired by a cinema 4d tutorial

The post Making a stylized burger in blender 2.8 and blender 2.9 tutorial appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Create 1,000 realistic toilet paper rolls in Blender (Overview)

Blender 3D News - Sat, 09/12/2020 - 13:05

Justin writes: Level 2 of the Quarantine Series is here! In this level we are going to create a pile of 1,000 toilet paper rolls, starting with low poly cylinders as physics objects. Once we have the pile, we will replace all cylinders with the TP roll that we created in Level 1, then bake [...]

The post Create 1,000 realistic toilet paper rolls in Blender (Overview) appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

[Python] How to create CUSTOM pie menus for FREE in Blender

Blender 3D News - Sat, 09/12/2020 - 11:00

CG Life writes: Hello everyone, I am Xavier from CG Life on youtube and in this tutorial I show you how you can create your own custom pie menus for free in blender. You will also learn how to assign a key map to the pie menu, and you can automate things if you wish, [...]

The post [Python] How to create CUSTOM pie menus for FREE in Blender appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Sci-fi emissive decal pack for DecalMachine 2.0 [$]

Blender 3D News - Sat, 09/12/2020 - 08:55

Tomáš Krajčovič writes: Hi! A couple days ago a DecalMachine came out with new amazing feature called emissive decals, and I would like to announce you my sci-fi emissive decal pack ready to use with DecalMachine 2.0. Hope you will like it :)

The post Sci-fi emissive decal pack for DecalMachine 2.0 [$] appeared first on BlenderNation.

Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Pages