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Reynante Martinez writes: Another motion graphics experiment in Blender inspired by Maxon Cinema 4D's Cycles 4D demo created by Mario Tran Phuc. I utilized Blender's particle system to create this effect. Created with Blender and rendered in Cycles via RenderStreet.
jayanam writes: In this tutorial I show how to rig a low poly model, use weight painting afterwards and then add an animation as action using the action editor.
BlendMaster writes: Hey Everybody! In this tutorial I will be showing you how to create a super easy vignette node group. This node group is great because it adds a really nice vignette to any scene you are working on, no matter the aspect ratio. You don't even have to adjust the proportions and scale [...]
HEDD releases free Lineariser plug-in - addresses monitor phase and harnesses host CPU power for phase-aligned audio
'Star Trek New Horizons – Assimilation' is a fan-made 'total conversion' mod. Blender was one of the tools that were used for their impressive trailer, and we're talking to the Blender artist behind this project - Alexander Weide. About the project Last week, Paradoxical Development Group (PDG), the international mod development team, showcased at Gamescom [...]
Senad Korjenic is offering a large collection of vases. The Decoration Pack: Vases contains over 70 different models that can be used in you Renders. All Vases have customizable colors and as an extra detail to make them more realistic, they all have different overlay textures such as fingerprints, Wiping Residues, and Scratches.
Diego Gangl helps you achieve realistic transparency by adding an index of refraction reference list to Blender. Hi! I've made a small addon to keep IOR values close by when working in Cycles. This script adds a list of over 300 IOR values in the nodes editor. Probably enough for everyone It also includes a [...]
Johnson Martin looks at several aspects that help improve the lighting of your scenes. Lighting, in my opinion, is one of the most fulfilling parts of computer graphics. But it can also be really hard to get right. Especially when you’re striving for both realism and artistic value. While the artistic side of lighting is [...]
ChameleonScales just gave Suzanne a bunch of new expressions! Download the model from Blend Swap and share your creations in a comment below.
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Albin Merle is back with another brilliant VFX tutorial: simulating breaking trees. Hi everyone, here is a quick tutorial about how creating a breakable tree with Fracture modifier and how to keep it light to bake and render with hair dynamic instancer. You'll need to download the awesome FM build, and the tissue add-on just [...]
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Reynante Martinez writes: In this short video, I'll show you how you can independently control the HDR shadow of your scene without affecting the background HDR. For more tutorials and articles, check out: www.reynantemartinez.com/tutorials
Brandon Funk writes: Since my last pack of 18 brushes was so popular, I decided to make 16 more. This time, with a wider range of substances. Hope you enjoy! Grab it here.
Juan Gea writes: We are happy to announc the release of our first Add On for Blender. Many people, including ourselves, have asked how can they modify the pivot of an object, not just it´s location but also it´s orientation, this is something that is missed by some users, specially the ones that comes from [...]
Here's something short and sweet: Reynante Martinez shares a cool experiment and shows how it's done. Try it out for yourself and share your results in a comment below! Enjoy :) A procedural gemstone experiment I did just for fun and liberation. :) Utilizing Blender's Particle System and Mesh modifiers to achieve the final result. [...]