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jayanam writes: This is the first Blender addon programming tutorial I recorded to demonstrate how to develop a very simple addon. It adds a panel to the tools region with a button. On clicking this button a new cube will be added, nothing serious but it gives beginners the possibility of getting started with Blender [...]
Quick personal note: I'm on vacation this week and I'm in a place with very bad internet connectivity. I'll do my best to keep the news flowing, but things might slow down a little. Sorry! :-/
Gottfried Hofmann writes: Totally new to Blender? Did you try the software already and want to get a really good grip on it? Blender Foundation Certified Trainer Gottfried Hofmann from BlenderDiplom and Adam Kalisz will host a 2-day workshop on the fundamentals of Blender at K4/KuKuQu in Nürnberg (near Erlangen and Fürth), Germany. Participants will [...]
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jayanam writes: In this tutorial I show the workflow from modeling a hardsurface model with Blender to texturing it in 3D-Coat. Therefore I unwrap the model in Blender, export it as obj file, import it in 3D-Coat and use the Smart PBR materials there for texturing.
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! Which one is your favourite? Rooks by Gregory Khodyrev on Sketchfab Pacific Rim - Moviecontest Static Final by MaxCajazeiras on Sketchfab Climber by brunoandrade on Sketchfab Leather shoes [...]
Togu Audio Line updates TAL-NoiseMaker (incl. AAX support), TAL-Sampler, TAL-U-NO-LX, TAL-BassLine-101, TAL-Chorus-LX, TAL-Reverb-4 and TAL-Vocoder-2
This is a cool and easy effect to add to pictures or footage! Moby Motion writes: Blender isn't the most popular software among photographers, but it's perfect for achieving a nice tilt shift effect! You can use it for every part of the process: from stabilising your time lapse, to adding the tilt shift effect [...]
I liked this alligator character by Lucas Souza and asked him some questions about it. Can you tell us a bit about yourself? My name is Lucas Souza, from Brazil. I am 17 ( going for 18 ) years old and I met the Blender around 7 years ago. I learned almost everything I know [...]
AlecFarai writes: Say hi to my new character Bot. a concept based on references from several robots that I liked. some of you may know which I most favored. Mainly used blender for everything. especially the modeling which I did totally in blender. with some help from tools like the knife tool. really help with [...]
A cool image by Icestorm. I love the composition and humour :) Halloween is my favorite holiday, so I love to make halloween themed art :) I made this with Blender Cycles. It took me 8 hours, but I reused some older stuff. The poly count was 2 mio. I hope you like it :) [...]
Bob Dowling writes: Scientists have been working on a 3D reconstruction of the house of Caecilius Iucundus, a rich banker from Pompeii. Theiur paper has a screenshot of their use of Blender (v2.76) to edit the steroscopic video. Read the paper here and click the "Download Full-text PDF" button. The PDF is, unfortunately, scrambled so that [...]
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jayanam writes: Here is a quick tip on how to convert a number of edges that wrap around an object into a curve and later sculpt on it. I like this way to create such an object in this manner because it is a bit less tedious than using curves from the very first and [...]
Great car model and texturing, reminds of of a game called Twisted Metal. Link
Zacharias Reinhardt writes: Hi everyone! In this video you will learn how to create realistic looking rocks in Blender, using simple methods that enable you to change and adjust them later on with just a few clicks. In later videos you will also learn how to add materials to the rocks. Have fun! ~Zacharias English [...]
Rafał Urbański created this awesome messy city scene. Almost all textures (4 big atlas textures) & edits to models: Rafał Urbański Final real-time render in Unity5 & models: Michał Orkisz
Moby Motion provides help with setting up your first physics simulation in Blender. My first video tutorial! I've been meaning to make this for a while because people ask for it a lot on my YouTube channel. It's been really fun and so I'll be making loads more tutorials soon :) If you have any [...]
Eugenio Fructuoso is creating Blender models of IKEA furniture. You can see him at work in his time-lapses, but he also offeres the models for download Now in my youtube channel you can download the 3d models of the video timelapses. My intention is to upload 2 videos a week with their respective 3D models [...]