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The Batman Who Laughs

Blender 3D News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 05:43

Kfir writes: Hi Everyone! I am super proud and excited to present my latest project, and first work with the incredible Prime 1 Studio: The Batman Who Laughs 1:3 Scale Statue. Alluding to the cover of the first issue of the all new comic "The Batman Who Laughs". "I am something MORE. From down, down [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Full Bucket Music releases free FB-3200 Synthesizer for Windows and macOS

Audio Freeware - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 03:43
Full Bucket Music has released FB-3200, a software instrument for Microsoft Windows (VST) and Apple macOS (VST/AU) simulating the Korg PS-3200 Polyphonic Synthesizer from 1978. It is written [Read More]

40 More Free CC0 HDRIs

Blender 3D News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 02:05

Greg Zaal writes: Thanks to the amazing support of my 301 Patrons, I've just released another 40 HDRIs, all completely free for everyone and licensed CC0 (public domain, do whatever you want with them). As usual, they're 16k resolution and have unclipped dynamic range. There's no spammy email form or account system, not even a [...]

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Rayzoon releases Jamstix 4 for Windows - incl. Free Version and Holiday Sale (up to 35% off)

Audio Freeware - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 01:16
Rayzoon announces the release of Jamstix 4 for Windows PC. The macOS version will follow in Q1 2018. Version 4 is a complete overhaul with a streamlined vector user interface, improved workflow, [Read More]

Animate a Map in Blender _ Part 2

Blender 3D News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 00:27

moonman_pictures writes: Hey guys, here's part 2 of the Map Animation Tutorial! This time we will dive into the cycles materials and some animation practices! Have fun! For those eager to support me I added my patreon page at the end of the video Take care and see you on the moon, Johannes See part [...]

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Real time Sub Surface Translucency in Blender 2.80

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 22:27

monkeyhead writes: A brand new feature for the Blender 2.80 (EEVEE) branch has been released. Apart from the much anticipated real time Sub Surface Scattering we now also get Sub Surface Translucency! Check out these tutorials to see it all working with the Principled BSDF Shader. [Bart] Not really tutorials but rather commented demos of [...]

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Twitch: Stylized Scene Modeling with Oceanthebard in Blender & Krita

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 12:30

Oceanthebard is currently streaming a project on Sketchfab. He got featured here multiple times, so enjoy!

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Verge3D for Blender 1.0.1 Available [$]

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 10:05

soft8soft writes: Just one week passed from the release of Verge3D 1.0, and here we are again with lots of new amazing features and, of course, bug fixes! Among the innovations: support for annotations and procedural camera control in the Puzzles editor, the effect of highlighting objects (outline), Fresnel reflection in the material editor, improved [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Build 3D Games in Blender with Armory

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 08:20

luboslenco writes: Hello! I am happy to post here on BlenderNation about Armory - an open-source(zlib) 3D game engine for Blender. The goal of Armory is to turn Blender into a complete game development tool. As a quick introduction, I have recorded a video of me playing around: Thanks to the underlying tech, Armory exports [...]

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Crudo Pimento - Fuego que te van a dar (animated music video)

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 06:15

Fran Alburquerque writes: Hi! I want to share with all of you my last animation project. I've done the whole process (modeling, rigging, animation, etc.) during the last six months. It was also featured on a national media El País, where I tried to emphasise the use of Blender and open source tools. You can [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

SleekTuts - Simple Blender Tutorials

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 04:10

Manu Järvinen writes: Hello! I started to make SleekTuts, a series of quick and hopefully easy Blender tutorials. I hope you enjoy! Here's one to get a taste (huh!):

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Last Chance - KVR Giveaway: Win Ueberschall's Complete Instrument Bundle - Worth €999

Audio Freeware - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 03:59
There's just one day left to enter November's KVR Giveaway. For November's giveaway we've teamed up with Ueberschall to give KVR members the chance to win the fantastic Ueberschall Complete [Read More]

This Week in Blender Development: 11/25/17

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 02:05

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: Speedup BMmeshnormals_update (40% improvement) rB43ddf0e9 UI: Encoding output quality UI clarification rBf218e6d4 Disable adding scene [...]

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Secret Santa Project: Create a render for someone

Blender 3D News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:00

Joey Bennett writes: 'Tis the season to be jolly... And what makes you happier than receiving a special gift from someone on Christmas? Making one for someone else of course! We're inviting everyone to come and take part in our Secret Santa Project next month, where you'll get the opportunity to make a render for [...]

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Blender 2.79: Render With GPU and CPU in Blender (+ Benchmarks)

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 22:33

Ronnie Neeley writes: I made this video a few weeks ago, but have still yet to see many other people talking about it, so felt it was useful to share again. GPU + CPU rendering has drastically decreased my render times, and chances are it will do the same for you too! Viewers were kind [...]

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A Sound Effect gives away 300 sound effects + access to 10.000 premium sounds:

Audio Freeware - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:41
A Sound Effect has teamed up with a number of independent SFX creators to give away 300 sound effects for free, and to offer access to 10.000 premium sound effects for 14 days in cloud sound [Read More]

Video: Days of Blackbird

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 09:10

This (short) video by MC78 has a gorgeous visual style. In the Adda's river valley in Italy, old legends tells about the " Days of blackbird" (last days of January); this days are the colder days of the year. A long time ago blackbirds were white but they found shelter in a chimney from which [...]

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ClothFX Discount

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 09:08

AFX writes: Get your copy of ClothFX for $28! discount ends January '18 ClothFx brings tearing apart your objects to a whole new level. Get instant results with a friendly UI provided with many features! Features include: Instant Generation of pre-cuts to active object Trigger Objects(helpers that activate tearing on contact, proximity supported) Cut Count( [...]

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26 Blender Tips for Supreme Productivity and Sexiness

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 06:39

Gleb Alexandrov writes: Get better at CG every day with this collection of Blender quick tips. In this episode we’ll have fun with cloth simulation, modifiers, texturing and take a look at some cool Blender add-ons.

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The Grove 5 gets wind animation [$]

Blender 3D News - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 04:42

Wybren van Keulen writes: The storm has landed! The first release was just two years ago, and today marks The Grove's exciting 5th release! Bring your trees to life with mesmerizing wind animation and rich data layers. Enhance your trees in exciting new ways and have even more fun growing… Highlight features include: Wind animation, [...]

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