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Blender 2.8 PBR Texture Baking

Blender 3D News - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 00:35

jayanam writes: In this video tutorial I show how to bake PBR textures from your Blender material. Then I create a new project and texture my model with these exported textures.

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Daily Blender Tip 308: Select Faces By Area Size

Blender 3D News - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 22:30

Jan van den Hemel writes: Here's a quick tip about how to select faces by area size in Blender 2.8.

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CG Boost Ice Cream Shop Challenge announced

Blender 3D News - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 12:56

Zacharias Reinhardt writes: Hi everyone! I'm very happy to announce the 5th CG Boost Challenge for all 3d artists wanting to improve their skills and get the chance to win prizes worth ~$3,920 provided by our awesome sponsors (many cool Blender related prizes included)! BRIEFING, RULES AND PRIZES The topic for this challenge is “Ice [...]

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Behind the Scenes: Lotsa Crystals

Blender 3D News - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 08:55

About me Hello, my name is Yuri Ilyin, I'm a reporter, a musician and a CG hobbyist from Moscow, Russia. As a hobbyist I've got no formal training in Blender. I had a couple of CG training courses at RealTime School, but neither were related to Blender. I first opened the suite about 10 years [...]

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The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Digital Colour

Blender 3D News - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 06:50

Troy Sobotka has published a series of articles on digital colour, covering a wide range of topics from 'what is an RGB value?' to 'what is a linear color space'? Be prepared for some intense reading. Ever wonder just what is happening when you are pushing pixels around? This is a series of articles to [...]

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Best of Blender Artists: 2019, week 27

Blender 3D News - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 04:45

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. Jen - final Cute Warrior Beauty and the Beast Triptych Environment-sci fi corridor (Blender 2.80) What’s missing? 1966 Ford GT40 Feline egg — cartoony 3D [...]

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The Art of Rodrigo Villagran

Blender 3D News - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 02:40

Enjoy the work of Rodrigo Villagran, Freelance 3D Artist from Guatemala!

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How to do Outdoor Lighting inside Blender 2.8 using EEVEE

Blender 3D News - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 00:35

Saqib hussain writes: In this tutorial you will learn how to do outdoor lighting inside blender using EEVEE. You will also learn about how to manage hdr lighting, sun light , irradiance volume , cube maps, screen space reflection, ambient occlusion and manage it to keep it real. Hope you guys like it.

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Daily Blender Tip 307: Control textures with Empties

Blender 3D News - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 22:30

Jan van den Hemel writes: Today we look at another way to control the face texture, this time using an Empty.

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Displaying Characters in EEVEE (Blender 2.8)

Blender 3D News - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 15:05

Curtis Holt writes: Hi everyone! In this video, I'm going to be showing you some template blend files I've created for displaying character concepts using EEVEE with Blender 2.8. All of the resource files can be downloaded for free from the link in the video description Thanks for watching and have a great day!

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Stargate - Blender 2.8 Low Poly 3D Modeling Timelapse Tutorial

Blender 3D News - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 13:05

Polygon Runway writes: 3D Modeling and rendering process video of low poly 3d illustration in Blender tutorial. This idea came from a fan in Q/A session (thank you!) and I wanted to do it immediately. I owned the VHS of the original movie and literally worn it down. Do you like the Stargate universe?

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How to snap and scale to an exact size in Blender

Blender 3D News - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 11:05

Widhi Muttaqien writes: Assalamualaikum. Hi my name is Widhi Muttaqien. In a response to a question from one of my students at Udemy, I decided to create this tutorial. In this tutorial you will learn -among other 3 techniques- how to do scaling and at the same time use the vertex-snapping feature in Blender 2.8. [...]

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Sculpting Nessa from Pokemon To The Music!

Blender 3D News - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 07:37

YanSculpts writes: Did a sculpt of Nessa from Pokemon in Blender 2.8 and EEVEE. Edited the video to match the music, hence the title, enjoy!

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How to make Realtime Archviz with Blender and Eevee (Part 1 of 3)

Blender 3D News - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 02:40

Blender Guru is back with a new tutorial! Andrew writes: Blender tutorial showing you how to use the new Eevee renderer in Blender 2.8 to create a interior scene. In this first part, you'll learn: How to fix light bleed The best lamp to use for sky lighting What the "Soft Shadows" setting does

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Blender Magazine Italia 22

Blender 3D News - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 00:35

Nicolas D'Amore writes: It’s online the new Blender Magazine Italia! In this issue: A small brief of the Blender Italia Conference that was held on may 4th at Rome; A summary about “Cubes game”, a short movie that Blender Italia is doing with people all around Italy A summary of the Cosenza Comics, a one [...]

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Daily Blender Tip 306: Characters giving objects to each other

Blender 3D News - Wed, 07/03/2019 - 22:30

Jan van den Hemel writes: How do you have one character give an object to another character? Just use two constraints! In this quick video I show you how.

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Speedflow Basics - 03 - Make a Wooden Barrel [$]

Blender 3D News - Wed, 07/03/2019 - 17:00

wazou writes: In this new Speedfow Basics video, we will make a Wooden Barrel 100% fully Editable! As you will see, Speedflow is made for all kind of modeling on Blender.

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Behind the Scenes: Batavia 1627

Blender 3D News - Wed, 07/03/2019 - 14:55

About Me My name is Rob Tuytel and I have worked as an Environment 3D designer for the past 12 years. My main focus is 17th century Renaissance art; I love this type of architecture and try to make it fit into 3D environment designs. Together with Greg Zahl I run a platform, Texture Haven, [...]

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Tiny Blender Setup on a Raspberry Pi Zero

Blender 3D News - Wed, 07/03/2019 - 12:02

Today Daan from BluePixelAnimations shared this mindblowingly small Blender setup on a Raspberry Pi Zero. It has everything you need to run Blender - and even render in Cycles. Speed, however, is another matter ;-) My name is Daan, or on Twitter you will find me as BluePixelAnimations. I recently bought myself a Raspberry Pi [...]

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Modeling with Modifiers in Blender 2.8

Blender 3D News - Wed, 07/03/2019 - 11:00

DerekElliott writes: Hey BlenderNation! New tutorial for ya today is about getting the most out of MODIFIERS in Blender 2.8! This is a beginner-ish tutorial aimed at learning the basics of using modifiers to your own MASSIVE advantage! We'll create a picnic table and learn a whole bunch of tips and tricks along the way. [...]

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