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Cicero Moraes has published a new e-book on facial reconstructions using Blender. For now, it's available in Portuguese only, but English and Spanish versions are coming up. 3D Designer Cícero Moraes and Forensic Dentist Paulo Miamoto have applied Blender to digital facial reconstructions in forensic and historical contexts, such as St. Anthony, St. Mary Magdalene [...]
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'Instant Field-Aligned Meshes; is a SIGGRAPH paper on a method that will automatically retopologize complex meshes. Watch the demonstration video and download the free desktop app for Windows, OS X and Linux. Give it a try and share your results! We present a novel approach to remesh a surface into an isotropic triangular or quad-dominant [...]
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Here are the notes from today's meeting in irc.freenode.net #blendercoders. Ton Roosendaal writes: Hi all, Here are the notes from today's meeting in irc.freenode.net #blendercoders. 1) Blender 2.77 projects Sergey Sharybin updated OpenSubdiv library. Needs testers with Intel and AMD graphics cards now Sergey coded a patch to refresh file browser automatic on changes. Next [...]
I really like these videos that show the progression of an artist's skill. See how Raz Freedman developed himself in five years! It's been 5 years now since I started using Blender, and I decided to take a look at where I've been and where I am now. Hope you like it :)
This video didn't quite end the way I thought it would :) Josh Thomas writes: Hi guys, thought I'd share Oh Yeah Wow's latest music video for 'Boy & Bear' as we used Blender to create the lunar landscapes and rocks that you see in the beginning. Everything that you see was created procedurally using [...]
A gorgeous series of interior renders by Julioras. Hi, here is one of my free time artwork recently, hope you will like it. critiques and comment are welcome. Softwares: Blender, Cycles Render, Photshop
Rymdnisse presents EasyFX, an add-on that allows you to quickly set up post-processing filters and that will automatically create complex node trees for you. It is available for free download! This is a add-on for Blender which allows you to do post-production directly from the image editor, and EasyFX will automatically build your composition node [...]
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It's been a long time since I last ran a weekend challenge here. The main reason for stopping was that I ditched Disqus, and Disqus made uploading images to comments really easy. Last week I realised though that I could do the same with the BlenderNation forum (yeah, I have one although it's not heavily [...]
This story is going to blow your mind: Natasha Spokish is a prop and costume maker from Colorado, USA. She spent a whopping 500 hours on designing, 3D printing and finishing this amazing Heroes of the Storm costume! If there were a Hall of Fame for 3D printed cosplay costume designers, Natasha Spokish would be [...]
Maurice Raybaud writes: Blender Sighting! The french movie: Comme un avion, by Bruno Podalydes released Earlier this year is featuring several occurences of Blender being used in a 3D agency, even a full screen one ! The movie is also an axcellent and poetic one to watch independantly.
ETH Zürich, also known as the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, is one of the leading international universities for technology and the natural sciences based in Switzerland. Students at their Rapid Architectural Prototyping Laboratory used Blender and laser-cutters to create some amazing fashion. Which one is your favorite? Daniel Bachmann runs the prototyping lab, where [...]
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Thomas Braun is back with another cutout animation video (see his previous work here). I had to watch this one a few times before I got the joke. Maybe that's just because it's still early and I didn't have enough coffe yet ;-) Fun with Blender, particles and a leaf blower :) 620 frames, renderd [...]
Alimayo Arango writes: This tutorial shows you how to model the head, body, as well as the eyes and teeth of the dog mesh. You will also learn how to use sculpting to quickly make the appearance of fur on your dog mesh. Also this tutorial will show you how to use different shape keys [...]
Chosen One Media writes: Check out this quick video I made in Blender for Lids 20th Anniversary, this took exactly 3 weeks from start to finish, hope you enjoy!
The new Caminandes has moved to the Blender Cloud, where you can follow the development of the new adventures of Koro closely! Third time's a charm. Welcome to episode 3 of Caminandes! The llama is back, and he's got company. This 2-3 minutes short film will take place once again in the cold lands of [...]
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Alec Farai writes: Hi Everybody . here is my new character. she was originally supposed to be a fan art of someone but didn't suit the character i was trying to make. so decided to make an original character by me and using some references. hope you like it :P. Goner share the finished blend [...]
Oliver Villar Diz' 'Darl Forest' training is now available from the Blender Market. Learn how to create a moody forest scene from scratch. Dark Forest is a series of tutorials from Oliver Villar (blendtuts) that covers the whole process of creation of a promotional video in which a camera flies through a forest and shows [...]