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Timelapse: Re-making Judy Hopps in Blender

Blender 3D News - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 22:51

Andri Viyono writes: Hi guys, i want to share the process of creating Judy Hopps using Blender. Check this out

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Making Sense of the 3d Production Pipeline

Blender 3D News - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 04:10

Brandon Hix writes: When you're just starting out with Blender, or 3d graphics altogether, it can be difficult to understand how all the pieces fit together. Being bombarded with a constant wave of information it can be hard to decipher how basic processes like modeling, shading, lighting, animation, and rendering all flow together in a [...]

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Brooklyn Interior by Lechu

Blender 3D News - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 00:00

Yup, this is actually a 3D scene. It is just... amazing! The modeling, materials, choice of colors, lighting, composition, everything seems to be on spot. My favorite is the fish eye render, I can barely tell it's CG!

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Material nodes: Creating a random value node

Blender 3D News - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 13:13

John Hamilton writes: Learn how to create a random value node for the material nodes (This is not 100% random but for most things it would be fine)

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Reel: Efim Petelin

Blender 3D News - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 04:10

Efim writes: Hello! There been a long time since I composed my previous showreel, and many works were done. So I decided at last to make a new one. Of course, it's created in my own way: introduction + content, embraced with indiscernible design. This time I devoted reel theme to good old times with [...]

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Add-on: Impulse - Initial Velocities for Rigidbody Objects

Blender 3D News - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 00:00

Nathan Craddock writes: Hey everyone! I love making physics simulations, and throwing objects around in a scene is something that I commonly do. But setting all the keyframes and using real-world speeds is a hassle to do manually. So I wrote Impulse to help me. Impulse allows you to set initial velocities on objects to [...]

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Blender Institute Podcast #030 - Sync

Blender 3D News - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 11:57

We’re back at the Blender Institute for podcast number 30 (!) full of Community news, Blender stuff, Agent 327 updates, the special announcement of Blender Cloud’s new upcoming service “Blender Sync” and more! 01:15 Community News 01:23 Blender has an official Twitter account! 02:20 Social Networks and the Blender Community 06:50 Why the Blender Network [...]

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Blender Conference 2016 - Early Birds tickets now available!

Blender 3D News - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 06:55

This year's Blender Conference will be from October 28-30 in Amsterdam at the usual venue: de Balie. You can order your tickets as of today and get a discount of 20 Euros if you order them before August 1st.

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Into the Wind by Thuan Nguyen Minh Duong

Blender 3D News - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 04:44

Wow, simply intimidating. The ship's design is monstrous. If I had to choose, I'd say the best part of the image is the composition. Link

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Germania

Blender 3D News - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 02:05

Blenderpedia writes: After some Dutch landscapes i tried something new and created a German 19th century landscape. The big difference with the Dutch is the use of mountains and the way how architecture was build. However, they still have a lot of comparisons in the use of ornaments and brick style. Scene is fully built [...]

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Tutorial: Hyperspace Effect

Blender 3D News - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 00:00

BlendMaster writes: Hey Everyone! In this tutorial we will go over how to create a simple hyperspace scene inside of Blender. The overall scene is very simple, and to achieve the final look of hyperspace, we will be utilizing a really cool node in the compositor. The end result looks perfect for any space animation [...]

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rncbc.org announces Qtractor v0.7.8 "Snobby Graviton" beta release for Linux

Audio Freeware - Thu, 06/23/2016 - 12:30
rncbc.org has released Qtractor v0.7.8, code-named "Snobby Graviton", for Linux. Qtractor is an audio/MIDI multi-track sequencer application written in C++ with the Qt framework. Target platform [Read More]

The Art of Joaquin Kierbel

Blender 3D News - Thu, 06/23/2016 - 12:13

A pleasing artist discovery, I found him on Artstation and I just love his work. A lot may seem random, or abstract. However, he has a great eye for composition, and here are some of my favorites:

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Giant Samurai Rampages by Jesse Amiel D. Gayanilo

Blender 3D News - Thu, 06/23/2016 - 04:05

Jesse Amiel D. Gayanilo writes: My first post here: here is my entry for the Blenderguru Competition. This character is based on one of my notebook drawings I drew in school. When I heard about the competition, I decided to research on pictures of real samurai warriors and took one of my drawings and remade and redesign [...]

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FREE DOWNLOAD: Cycles Bark Materials

Blender 3D News - Thu, 06/23/2016 - 02:05

Reynante Martinez writes: Hi, everyone! To thank you for your continued support to me and The Cycles Material Vault, I'm giving away four Cycles bark materials that you can use in your Blender projects—no limits and attribution required. :) Get them at here. Textures provided by David Chumilla Liccioli. Have fun and happy materializing! NOTE: [...]

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Spaceship Generator

Blender 3D News - Thu, 06/23/2016 - 00:00

This Python script by Michael Davies will create spaceships with a lot of greeble for you. Check it out:

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Blender 101 in Minneapolis, July 10

Blender 3D News - Wed, 06/22/2016 - 13:00

Paul Eckhardt writes: We're doing a beginning Blender 3D workshop on July 10th! If you're new to Blender, or skilled in another designer, we'll have people ready to help you take your first or next steps with Blender! If you're already great with Blender, drop by and help teach, or just show off your cool [...]

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Blender3d based CAD/CAM complex for small business

Blender 3D News - Wed, 06/22/2016 - 11:03

bileyg writes: Endemiki.ru is our little family business. We design & produce plywood toys, souvenirs, home furniture. Our main production tool is cnc laser cutting machine based on Ruida controller. As we use to do everything ourselves, we need several software to realize our tasks: 2d projecting/drafting - dxf files are imported to controller of [...]

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Furniture 3D Configurator Brought Online With Blender & Blend4Web

Blender 3D News - Wed, 06/22/2016 - 05:05

Blend4Web Team writes: The VisCircle studio strikes again with another great web-based 3D configurator! European furniture brand Joli now provides easy and high-quality solution for their clients: you can choose the model, its dimensions, materials and colors. Interior designers would be happy, as there is a variety of options! And, of course, everything was made [...]

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Calvin & Hobbes: The Big Bang by Gabriel de Laubier

Blender 3D News - Wed, 06/22/2016 - 02:05

A very unique and interesting concept by Gabriel. This makes the read a lot more dynamic! When i first saw this my jaw dropped. I wouldn't mind reading every comic there is if they were presented as such. Link Calvin & Hobbes: the big bang by elbriga on Sketchfab

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