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Chipp Walters writes: Hey everyone! Chipp here letting you know we have a new update to KIT OPS PRO for Blender 2.8. Plus we have some really great vids which show it in action. Also, we're giving away a FREE architectural KPACK (the ones used in the videos) for all users. (KIT OPS FREE is [...]
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OpenToonz is an open source app for creating 2D animations. It used to be a commercial application that was widely used in the animation industry, but went open source almost 3 years ago. Herbert123 wrote on Blender Artists: A huge list of bug fixes and improvements across the board. The GUI has been improved further, [...]
jayanam writes: In this Blender 2.8 and Python tutorial I show how to draw into the 3d viewport and snap the vertices onto a mesh's face.
Jan van den Hemel writes: Did you know that you can set objects as transparant in the viewport as well? This can be handy if you are working with a bunch of for example glass objects, but you don't always want to switch to rendered view to be able to see through them. Here is [...]
Lluc3D writes: In this video time-lapse I'm showing the complete process to create a game asset in Blender, texturing in Quixel suite, also I'm using toolbag 3 for baking maps. Then I use EEVEE for rendering. The asset is a orc sword for the "Project DV" a new game project that I'm working on. I [...]
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John Mervin writes: The look of Joy's hair in the Pixar film "Inside Out" is phenomenal. no doubt about that. But can it be recreated in blender using the power of nodes? Let's give it a try! This is Part 2 of a tutoralapse (a tutorial/time-lapse hybrid) series. The first part demonstrated how to recreate [...]
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Nicolas D'Amore writes: This week Blender.it interviews Cristina Ducci, a famous italian scenographer who uses Blender for the Italian Opera! You can read the interview in Italian, English and Spanish, and see some astonishing renders she did for the Opera here. Enjoy!
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pavla writes: If your are disorganized (as is 99.8% of humanity), your .blend projects may be getting out of hand. Now is the time to get inspired by Marie Kondo and use her famous tidying method! Here are a few tips by the CG Cookie crew based on #konmari tricks to ensure your folders stay [...]
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Every week, hundreds of artists share their work on the Blender Artists forum. I'm putting some of the best work in the spotlight in a weekly post here on BlenderNation. Summer Color! Lava castle Gorgon Pistol (Gears of War Fan Art) 50’s Coffee Machine SpagBol Panda Ellie Hanging Vase Only a master of evil, kind [...]
LightBWK writes: The first BNPR show is now public. It is a celebration of stylized rendering. Highlights: Can you patent npr? Realtime edge rendering coming soon to Blender Ni no Kuni 2, you can learn a lot from it Show notes.
The Mix Challenge competitions start off with two games this month.
The following challenges are currently open to compete in:
Mix Challenge #051: Have the chance to...
Jan van den Hemel writes: Grease pencil in the recent Blender 2.8 beta now has a Cutter tool, which allows you to easily and intelligently delete parts of strokes that you don't need. It's pretty useful! Here is a quick tip about how it works.
highbeamstudios writes: I have been working in the medical animation field now for over 13 years. After switching from Softimage to Blender I have really enjoyed using it and user community has been great. There seams to be a shortage of Medical animation training on YouTube for Blender and other applications so I have created [...]
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This is something in-between a tutorial and a video that's just very satisfying and calming to watch. Enjoy! blenderjo writes: hello I'm from Blenderjo, this time I updated to make a blender tutorial 2.8 beta eevee rendering for interior lighting. Thanks For watching
About My name is Kathy Diaz, I'm a 3D artist from Chile that enjoys modeling and designing stylized 3D characters! I’m currently based in Connecticut, working freelance in both organic and inorganic 3D modeling. I first got into 3D modeling as a hobby a few years back in an attempt to bring my original characters [...]
pavla writes: For teachers and students looking to bring Blender to their school, Blender Curriculum is a free-to-download, turnkey solution for a classroom. The curriculum includes a detailed lesson plan to guide students through the basics of 3D using Blender and to quickly help them master theoretical concepts while getting a plenty of hands-on practice [...]
garagefarm.net writes: Hi Blenderheads ! We continue our series of livestreams with interesting and inspiring blender artists. This time featuring Victor Duarte from Barcelona, whose art was already showcased on BlenderNation. His portfolio is constantly evolving including more awesome works form various fields: Interior and exterior archviz, product design and hard surface with a bit of sci-fi and fantasy [...]
Curtis Holt writes: Hi everyone! In this video, we talk about organic kitbashing and demonstrate the ideas with an example of fantasy artwork using the EEVEE rendering engine in Blender 2.8. Thank you for watching!
After 3 years of development, AudioKit Synth One has been released for the iPhone.
It's now available for both iPhones & iPads as a free download in the App Store.
The Spring team writes: First Production Log of 2019! We are approaching crunch time (as well as the end of the project). Check out what the team is doing, and let's welcome Pablo Vazquez to the lighting department!