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How to add a vignette with Blender

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 10:25

jayanam writes: In this Blender tutorial I show how to use the node editor to add a vignette to your images using an ellipse mask, a blur and a mix node set to Multiply.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

LVC-Audio releases free T-Chain Channel Strip Plug-in and discounts paid modules by 50%

Audio Freeware - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 08:49
LVC-Audio has released T-Chain, a free versatile channel strip plugin, designed to be used in a variety of situations. It utilizes a modular design so users can arrange different sound modules [Read More]

Commercial Jobs experience using blender

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 08:20

moonman_pictures writes: Hey fellow Blenderheads, I just wanted to share my most recent experience using Blender for producing a commercial/explainer animation. I just recently started working on Upwork and was lucky to find a few jobs rather quickly. If you are unfamiliar with the website, it's basically an ''employment agency'' where you can apply for [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

The art of Emmanuel Idusuyi

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 06:15

Emmanuel Idusuyi from Nigeria has a very diverse portfolio on ArtStation. I like the somewhat dreamy themes in his work!

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

SoundBytes music magazine releases SoundBytes Wusik Station 8 - Free VST Instrument

Audio Freeware - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 06:03
SoundBytes net music magazine released its first plug-in - SoundBytes Wusik Station 8, a fully functional version of this virtual sampler/rompler with reduced sound content. All SoundBytes music [Read More]

The 2016 Blender Guru Christmas Competition has started!

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 04:15

Andrew Price writes: The annual Blender Guru Christmas competition has just begun! It's simple: make something Christmassy in Blender and submit your entry. The winner get's prizes valued at over $600!

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

SoundToys Back in Black - Save Over 50%; Get "Tremolator" Free

Audio Freeware - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 02:12
SoundToys is giving away Tremolator for free and offering 50% or more off the bundle, upgrades and all single plug-ins (as low as $39) until the end of November: Soundtoys 5 $249 (reg $499). [Read More]

Amazing Machines Year End Sale - Up To 33% Off (+Free AM106 Ring Modulator for Reaktor)

Audio Freeware - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 01:50
From November 25, 2016, to January 1, 2017, Amazing Machines is offering 33% off on downloadable goods, 12.5% off on hardware products and a freebie, the AM106 Ring Modulator for Reaktor Blocks. [Read More]

Sanford Sound Design re-releases Cobalt Hybrid Synth for free (Windows VSTi)

Audio Freeware - Thu, 11/24/2016 - 01:09
Sanford Sound Design has announced that Cobalt is now freeware (it cost $35 when it was available). Cobalt is a VSTi software synthesizer for Windows inspired by many of the digital synthesizers [Read More]

Minnesota Blender Meetup, December 4 - Christmas Party!

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 19:41

Paul Eckhardt writes: A few months back we played telephone pictionary in Blender. It's a combination of speed modeling and pictionary, and it's a blast. We're going to do it again, and this time, I'm going to reset the hotkeys in Blender so it's not super complicated every time I switch computers. If you missed [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

An Introduction to Shape Keys

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 14:55

Darkfall writes: Here is a quick Introduction to Shape Keys for Beginners. If you have never used Shape Keys before then this Tutorial will help you understand what they do. I also show you how to dilate a pupil, so if you have followed the "Fantasy / Sci Fi Eye Tutorial" you can load up [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Feature Preview: Auto texture scaling

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 12:40

3Descape writes: Does you scene constantly crash when rendering on the GPU because it's simply to big? Well then this could solve your problem: Auto texture scaling inside of blender. Specify the resolution the image should get scaled to and cycles will take care of the rest. This can save you scene as the memory [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Best Service offers 40+ Black Friday Deals in one place

Audio Freeware - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 09:30
Best Service is offering 40+ Black Friday Deals on one site, including: Best Service 30% off. Tone2 30% off. Best Service Voyager Drums LE for free. Ample Sound 20% off. Heavyocity, Toontrack, [Read More]

Bedroom Producer Blog releases free BPB Cassette Drums for Mac & Win VST & AU

Audio Freeware - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 07:41
Bedroom Producers Blog has released BPB Cassette Drums, a freeware VST and AU plugin bundle consisting of three individual plugins: Cassette 606 VST. Cassette 808 VST. Cassette 909 VST. The [Read More]

The art of Michał Pacholski

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 07:19

Michał's cars look incredible! All rendered in Cycles.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

The FXB Project releases free presets and kits for Bazille, CBW01, Planetoid and Meteoroid

Audio Freeware - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 07:09
The FXB Project has released 54 free presets for u-he Bazille, 8 free Drumkits for Saltline CBW01 and Sounds for the Outside - presets for simple-media's Planetoid and Meteoroid synths. [Read More]

Boyss-Sound-{e}-scapes updates MIDI Song Starters free Edition to v1.2

Audio Freeware - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 05:37
Boyss-Sound-{e}-scapes MIDI Song Starters free Edition (MIDI Construction Kits) has been updated to v1.2. Changes: 1 more MIDI kit (28 more MIDI files). New kit contain more elements inside like [Read More]

Blender desaturate image using Hue correct and masks

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 05:11

jayanam writes: In this Blender tutorial I use the node editor to desaturate areas of an image using the Hue Correct node and masks.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

x1101 Studio updates Stem Player for Android to v1.2016.11.21

Audio Freeware - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 03:30
x1101 Studio has updated Stem Player for Android to version 1.2016.11.21. Stem Player is an Android player for Stem audio files. Changes: Performance improvement. Bug fixes. [Read More]

Ghostwave Audio releases "Blueshift" for discoDSP OB-Xd

Audio Freeware - Wed, 11/23/2016 - 02:52
Ghostwave Audio has announced that Blueshift, a free soundset for discoDSP OB-Xd has been released. Featuring 64 high-quality presets designed by Vincent Bastiat, this bank covers a lot of electronic [Read More]

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