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Atomic Train

Blender 3D News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:39
Atomic Train Poked Studio is back with more Atomic goodness (check out his Atomic Boy as well!) Atomic train. This image started as a quick sketch quite a while back, i started modelling but never finished it. So had some time last week and went for it. Rendered in Cycles and comped in photoshop. See [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Pumbaa

Blender 3D News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 00:29
An awesome little scene by shaderbytes. This is the second Time I've modelled Pumbaa. The first time was almost 4 years ago and it looked more like a tupperware lunch box than a warthog. He really is a difficult character to get right and I think I did a good job this time.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Developer Meeting Notes: October 5, 2014

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 11:57
Ton Roosendaal shares the notes from today's meeting in irc.freenode.net, #blendercoders. Ton Roosendaal writes: Here are the notes from today's meeting in irc.freenode.net #blendercoders 1) Release review The 2.72 release is now official! We even have a release log on blender.org. Special thanks to Marco Ardito! Still open to do credit list (I will do), and [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

How to make a tree in Blender 2.72 ( easy and fast )

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 11:50
Here's another tutorial on using the Sapling add-on. Hello everyone I am panos and today I am bringing you one more tutorial! Of course most of you may already know how to make a tree in blender. For those who don't know and wanna learn how to make a tree in blender like the one [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Model Download: Flying drone for the Blender Game Engine

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 10:30
Fly your own drone in the BGE with this model by Dennis Haupt. Here is a flying drone for the Blender Game Engine.Before you open the blend file and press P to play it would be better if you download Blender 2.72; with an older version of Blender the mouse controls will not work because [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Meetup, Stuttgart, Germany, October 10

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 07:12
Blenderheads are meeting up in Stuttgart, Germany, this Friday Thomas Dinges writes: At this years BlenderDay in July, some people came up with the idea of a recurring Blender User Group meeting in Stuttgart. We will meet up for the first time next Friday, 10th October at 19:00 o'clock in the hackerspace "shack". Everyone is [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Speed sculpt: Jordu Schell's 50s alien

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 04:00
By Daniel F. R. Gordillo. I wanted to test the release candidate version for upcoming Blender 2.72, so I thought of doing a little Jordu Schell homage, using his 50's alien head design for this 1-hour sketch. I used Dyntopo for the sculpt, and 3 vertex-color layers for the final render. I really like how [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

A quick technique for making clouds in Blender

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 00:30
Learn how to create a cloud-like effect in Blender. Addicted to CG writes: This is the cloud that I made In blender and it is really simple to be honest so because I want to share this knowledge with you guys so here is how to make clouds in blender like this one! So the [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Perform complex boolean operation with Cork!

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/04/2014 - 11:00
Blender's boolean modifier isn't very good - it's slow and likely to crash on complex geometry. Cicero Moraes presents an alternative using the open source app Cork. Have you had problems with Boolean in Blender? If the answer is yes, this post was written for you!In this post I explain the operation of Cork, one [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender 2.72 is now available

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/04/2014 - 07:48
The Blender Foundation has just released Blender 2.72! The Blender Foundation and online developer community is proud to present Blender 2.72. Cycles GPU rendering supports Volume and Subsurface Scattering now. The User Interface comes with optional Pie Menus now and the Tooltips have been improved. For Modeling, a new intersection tool has been added in [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

"Top 5 Compositional Elements"

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/04/2014 - 05:12
Justin Lupica shares his top 5 of compositional elements that will help you create better scenes in Blender. I have composed a blog post on my website that lists my top 5 compositional elements and an in-depth description of what they are. The perfect article for anyone looking to step their renders up tot he [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

ASUS ROG GTX 980 Titanium

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/04/2014 - 02:30
By Prashant Kumar. Prashant Kumar writes: ASUS ROG GTX 980 Titanium Graphics Card made in Blender,PS First i was using keyshot to render all these images but then i decided to use cycles Cycles is nice. This Graphics card have both Air+liquid cooling ASUS ROG.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Reel: Nycholas Weissberg

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/04/2014 - 00:10
Nycholas included some pretty cool game content in this reel. Hey guys It's been a very long time since I made a reel (4 years), I had a lot of work done during the period of time between my last reel, hope you enjoy it!Just a side note, I'm still working on Elpis The Game, If [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Weekend Contest: "The Industrial Revolution"

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:48
Adré Strydom was the winner of the weekend contest 'Be Reggae'. His pick for this weekend: "The Industrial Revolution". André writes: I've had the displeasure this week of trying to fix something that's completely mechanical. It reminded me of the industrial revolution, so I would like this week's theme to be "The Industrial Revolution". So [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Weekend Contest Winner: That Irie Feeling

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 07:42
OH MAN! I completely forgot to publish the winner of last weekend's contest 'Be Reggae'. I guess I was a little to reggae ;-) Anyway, even though the subject was hard we got some pretty good entries. Winner is Andre Strydom with 'That Irie Feeling'. Andre will get to pick the new topic, congrats! Read [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Gumdrop and Gummy worms

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 06:20
Thibault Houdon had a school assignment to create gumdrop and gummy worms. I think he aced it! So here are two render I did for my photorealism course at school (NAD Center). We had to reproduce gummy worms and a gumdrop. I made everything with Blender of course =) Read more about his work on [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Get featured on Deadstar!

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 05:50
Your face and voice can make an appearance in Deadstar! Brandon Wright is hosting a sweepstakes for Episode 12. Cool idea :) Brandon Wright writes: You can have the chance to have a 3D Deadstar character modeled based off of you and your likeness. Deadline: October 11th, 2014 How to enter: Tweet me a photo of [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Meetup: October 06, Nürnberg, Germany

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:15
Blenderheads in Nürnberg, Germany are meeting up next Monday. Gottfried Hofmann writes: NuremBUG is moving to a new location and another date! The next meeting will be on Monday the 6th of October 2014 at the Coworking Space Nürnberg from 8pm. Coworking is located at Josephsplatz 8, more information here. Meet fellow blenderheads from the Nürnberg [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

audioD3CK updates All Plug-ins to v1.5 including AAX and VST3 Support and releases o-clip for Mac OS X and Windows

Audio Freeware - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:10
audioD3CK has updated all their plug-ins to have flexible oversampling options, customizable UIs, as well as AAX and VST3 support. Furthermore KRUCZ now has controls for monitoring at original [Read More]

audioD3CK updates All Plug-ins to V1.5 including AAX and VST3 Support and releases o-clip for MAC and Windows

Audio Freeware - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:10
audioD3CK has updated all their plug-ins to have flexible oversampling options, customizable UI's, as well as AAX and VST3 support. Furthermore KRUCZ has now controls for monitoring at original [Read More]

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