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Bela D Media releases updated free "Scoring Noise" for Kontakt and launches re-designed website (+10% discount offer)
Bela D Media.com has undergone a complete redesign with a new modern look offering greater product detail and updates. In addition, Bela D Media is now running a special promotion for hitting [Read More]
Ton Roosendaal shares the notes from today's meeting in irc.freenode.net, #blendercoders. 1) Will there be a 2.72a update? There have been a couple of fixes that deserve to be released, just to make it rock solid. The team will check on what to merge in the next days, wednesday we could call for a build. [...]
Juno Ju-X has released two new, free, low resource usage, applications for Mac OS X: Oscillo and SpeAna: Oscillo is a minimal oscilloscope. SpeAna is a spectrum analyzer. [Read More]
Learn how to create realistic animal hair with Blender and Cycles in this tutorial by Steve Lund.
This ram is very grumpy indeed! Alin Bolcas writes: Hey there, I am happy to present you my latest artwork - Angry Ram! A 3d character design made with zbrush and rendered with blender cycles. It took me around 1 month from start to finish and it was a fabulous learning and creative experience. The [...]
Gottfried Hofmann shows us how to use the new Sun Beams node in the compositor. Gottfried Hofmann writes: Blender 2.72 got a new node for the compositor that is really useful when creating light ray effects. Learn all about the new node and different ways to animate it in this short tutorial.
What do horse racing and Computer Digital Audio Workstations have in common? The Surack family for one. The Creation Station If you already distribute computer software and peripherals, and [Read More]
Camara is hosting a Blender workshop in Porto next month for beginning and intermediate Blender users, focusing on architecture. I'm hosting a Blender workshop in , November 15, 22 and 29th, in Porto, Portugal. This three day workshop is intended for beginners and intermediate users of Blender with a focus in Architectural Visualization. But if [...]
Shattered Glass Audio releases SGA1566 - Free Tube Preamp Plug-in Powered by Analog-Circuit Simulation for Mac & Win VST & AU
Shattered Glass Audio has released SGA1566, a free plug-in for Mac OS X and Windows in AU and VST plug-in formats. SGA1566 is designed to deliver the sonic beauty of a two stage, all tube, preamp [Read More]
Shattered Glass Audio releases SGA1566 - Free Tube Preamp Plug-in Powered by Analog-Circuit Simulation
Shattered Glass Audio has released its newest free plug-in, SGA1566. SGA1566 is designed to deliver the sonic beauty of a two stage, all tube, preamp using circuit simulation technology. SGA1566 [Read More]
Martin Bässler has posted a series of impressive 'exobotany' (extraterrestrial) plants on CGSociety. See the entire series in his portfolio.
Campbell Barton demonstrated two new sculpting tools: Holes and Knife during the Gooseberry meeting yesterday. Sculpt Holes Sculpt Knife
By Kai Lietzke. I rendered this scene with the sheepit renderfarm and 350 samples. I hope you like it!
Watch Brandon animate a shot from Deadstar. Brandon Wright writes: I filmed myself animating a short Deadstar shot from start to finish. I thought it'd be a fun thing to do since I'm so not used to working on display. But I thought blender users might like to see it, even though it's very basic [...]
The Gooseberry team discusses their progress during their weekly meeting. Ton Roosendaal writes: Here is my quick selection of highlights of today’s weekly. Note: Mathieu will present the final animatic next week! We also worked on our asset management system and the dependency graph. More tangible results should be coming next week as well.
Joas was the winner of last week's weekend contest with his Steam powered 3D printer. He picked "Famous Movie Posters" as this weeks' theme. The theme for this weekend contest is in a way inspired by movies: "Famous Movie Posters". Personally, I love watching movies. But I also like to look at movie posters. I [...]
Remember Marble Madness? Ritesh Grandhi is bringing it to Blender! Sphered is a cool adventure ball game made entirely using Blender Game Engine by an indie company eLeventh Dimension(not really a company). Players need to control the sphere in the sci-fi arena and get it to the destination. But not without a challenge! The path [...]
Reynante shares the project files of his image 'Silent Night'. Hey, Blenderheads!I'm happy to announce that the project files of 'Silent Night' is now available for download from my website. This was one of the scenes we made for the Blender Guru Volumetrics tutorial. I hope you learn something from it. Have fun! - Reyn
By berettaamg All parts made in Blender 2.72 and render with Cycles 500 samples...
Aidy Burrows writes: Blender’s outliner?! That old unassuming thing? Yup! That’s right! The often neglected outliner has some nice little things up it’s sleeve, here’s a quick tip video with just 5.