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Karoryfer updates Marie Ork Virtual Vocalist for Alter/Ego to v2.000

Audio Freeware - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 06:49
Karoryfer Samples has updated Marie Ork, their 2016 KVR Developer Challenge entry, to version 2.000. In addition to the growl and space voices, she now includes a clean voice capable of conventional [Read More]

Audacity updated to v2.2.1

Audio Freeware - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 04:41
Audacity, the free, open source, cross-platform audio software for multi-track recording and editing, has been updated to v2.2.1. Main changes: Waveform colorways let you optionally change the [Read More]

The Art of Yuditya Afandi

Blender 3D News - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 04:07

I've featured Yuditya before, but he has so much cool work that I think he deserves an overview here :)

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Real time 3D Movie: Pirate's Nest

Blender 3D News - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 01:05

This stunning 2-minute real-time movie by Andrei Mishanin from Russia is really pushing the boundaries of WebGL! Pirate's nest by andmish on Sketchfab If you want to learn more about this project, you can also purchase the source files and time lapse videos of this project for $35.

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Tutorial: Creating an Asteroids Game in the Blender Game Engine

Blender 3D News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 22:34

This is a Python coding tutorial on how to create a classic arcade game inside Blender. The 'text to speech' is a little odd, but it documents the process well. Recommended if you want to learn more about the Blender Game Engine! Also see the previous tutorial on creating the classic Snake game. DragonLEE writes: [...]

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UVI offers Memori - Free Sound-Matching Game - Play Now and Compete for Prizes

Audio Freeware - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 22:06
Christmas has arrived early with the release of UVI's Memori, a sound-matching game for UVI Workstation and Falcon that tests players' ability to remember and match sounds. UVI are calling on [Read More]

The Art of Ivaylo Gogov

Blender 3D News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:18

Enjoy the work of Ivaylo Gogov from Sofia, Bulgaria!

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

PhysAssist - Create Fully Destructible Physics Environments in Seconds

Blender 3D News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 06:23

Moby Motion writes: I'm excited to announce my first plugin, PhysAssist! It does what it says on the tin - assists you with physics :D It helps you create destructible physics towers like these: Create your own customised tower with one click, and then knock it down with another click. Read more about it on [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Studio Podcast #062 - Pablicoco

Blender 3D News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 03:48

Say welcome to our new animator Pablo Fournier in this action packed episode 62! Francesco and Hjalti share what happened on their trip to CTN and Andy sums up the latest progress of the Spring movie project. We conclude by reviewing the latest Pixar film 'Coco' and the short 'Olaf' by Disney Animation. In this [...]

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Novation updates Automap to v4.11

Audio Freeware - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 03:26
Novation has updated Automap to v4.11. Changes: Adds support for Steinberg Cubase 9, Reason 9.5 and 10. [Read More]

ocenaudio Audio Editor updated to v3.3.5

Audio Freeware - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 03:23
ocenaudio, the free audio editor application for macOS, Windows, and Linux, has been updated to v3.3.5. Changes in v3.3.5: Added smooth effect. Fix AudioUnit bug. Fix audio resample bug. Fix [Read More]

AngelicVibes releases free Female Vocals Sample Pack

Audio Freeware - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 01:33
AngelicVibes has released a free sample pack of 15 key-labeled female vocals. This pack is suitable for many genres ranging from Trap, Hip Hop, Chillout, Dubstep and more. Summary: 15 Female [Read More]

How to build blender on windows - standard and Mantaflow branch

Blender 3D News - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 01:05

Juan Gea writes: On this tutorial we are going to follow the process needed to build Blender on windows, an easy guide for those that are not developers or experts but want to have the latest versions of Blender or that want to test some branches. After we build the standard release version of Blender, [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender HeadusUVLayout bridge

Blender 3D News - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 22:52

TitusLVR writes: It's a Blender bridge add-on between two programs Blender and Headus UVLayout for UV maps editing. Bridge Settings: Mode: UVLayout modes Poly or SUBD. UV: Editing type, just New or Edit for selected UV channel UV channel: Blender's UV map index. And UVLayout send button. Many thanks!

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

NPR Promotional short film

Blender 3D News - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 12:02

callahan writes: Hi Blender community :) I'm glad to show you a promotional short film I made in my spare time for a friend who wrote a novel. Both the novel and this video are in French but I hope you will still enjoy the hand drawn style of the rendering. Everything was made with [...]

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Tutorial: Mask Modifier in Blender 2.79

Blender 3D News - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 05:15

Gottfried Hofmann writes: The mask modifier got updated in 2.79 so it's time for Frederik Steinmetz to cover it in-depth:

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SheepIt renderfarm hits 50,000,000 rendered frames

Blender 3D News - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 03:10

SheepIt-Renderfarm writes: We are very proud to announce that 50,000,000 frames have been rendered on SheepIt Renderfarm! Since everyone who is involved in SheepIt is doing it on their spare time, events like these are really heartwarming. For the stats lover here are some: 50,093,656 rendered frames 467 years 255 days of cumulated render time [...]

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Stone Voices releases Ambient Reverb v4.0 (Free)

Audio Freeware - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 02:28
Stone Voices has updates the free VST Ambient Reverb to v4.0. Here's what they say: Ambient Reverb is intended for use with sound material in the ambient genre, though of course it can be applied [Read More]

This Week in Blender Development: 12/02/17

Blender 3D News - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 01:05

Aaron Carlisle writes: Hello, fellow Blenderers here is a short list of what has happened in the development in Blender this week. To read more and to see the links for more details please see the full post here. master: 5% speed improvement for subsurf modifier rB1d33843e Haiku OS Support rB28d2148b Cycles: Improve denoising speed [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Advanced texturing in Blender with Vertex Color Master

Blender 3D News - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 22:54

Artturi Mäntysaari writes: A short tutorial on how you can use vertex paint in a clever way to improve your material quality. Works very well if you wanna have for example rust on your object or create worn stone material. You can also work without the add-on I teach you to download, but the add-on [...]

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