Media Technology News

Bitsonic updates Cannabis - Free Vocoder 1.3 for Windows

Audio Freeware - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 06:47
Bitsonic has updated Cannabis, a free vocoder VST effect and instrument. New: Keyboard combination. Ctrl + shift + l load wav. Ctrl + shift + o open octave menu. Ctrl + shift + s open semitone [Read More]

3D Printing Earrings with Blender

Blender 3D News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 05:15
Chris Plus from CG Masters creates 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' earrings with Blender and has them 3D printed. Interested in 3D printing? Take a look at this tutorial on prepping your models for print using This is an overview of the printing process for a pair of earrings based on the axe Buffy uses [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

VB-Audio Releases New Virtual Audio Mixer: Voicemeeter Banana

Audio Freeware - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 04:43
VB-Audio has announced the release of a new Virtual Audio Mixer called Voicemeeter Banana. Voicemeeter enables you to connect and mix any audio sources with any audio applications in an easy [Read More]

Plughugger releases "World of Sin" for Spectrasonics Omnisphere (Free for 2 weeks)

Audio Freeware - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 03:31
Plughugger has released World of Sin, a sound expansion featuring 100 new mellow and ambient sounds for Spectrasonics Omnisphere with a focus on the most fundamental waveforms of them all: the [Read More]

Chashu Ramen

Blender 3D News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 02:35
Low poly and ramen make a delicious combination ;-) By SomjadeChunthavorn.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Carlo's friend

Blender 3D News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 01:55
By Pieriko. I've made this one as a christmas gift for my girl friend's nephew. He loves dinosaurs.Made using Blender (of course) and Zbrush. It was the first time I used Zbrush trying to find a good workflow between both software. I will post a PDF tutorial ASAP regarding this issue. Original size is 3240x3240 [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

FluffyAudio releases free "Simple Flute" for Kontakt

Audio Freeware - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 01:55
FluffyAudio has released Simple Flute, a free instrument for Kontakt 4.2.4 (and above). Powered by a customized version of WIPS Scripts (with the given permission of customizing it by its author [Read More]

Mastrcode Music updates "DB-Force The Amen" to v1.2 for Windows

Audio Freeware - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 01:48
Mastrcode Music has updated DB-Force The Amen to version 1.2. What's new: Fixed the issue with some not working slices below MIDI note D3. Price: Free. [Read More]

Reel: Blenderrendersky

Blender 3D News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 23:30
Blenderrendersky has been creating some impressive work with the Blender game engine. Here's an overview. Blenderrendersky writes: Happy new Year everyone! I decided to create this small Reel to show off some things I created last year. I mainly worked on games in the Blender Game Engine so this is what you will see the [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender used for Kia commercial in Italy

Blender 3D News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 11:45
Freelancer Alessandro Dalla Fontana landed a project with Kia Italy. Today, he shares his latest commercial and gives us a look behind the scenes of his project. I'm working like a house production for some advertising agency, in this case InventaCPM of Milan. My little house production is called like me, generally I work alone [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Tutorial: Creating a Winter Forest

Blender 3D News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 09:15
Nick Brunnes presents his 'Winter Special Tutorial' in which he creates a snowy forest scene. Welcome to the 2014 Winter Special tutorial! I am so glad to be sharing this one with you today and I hope you learn something from it! Have an awesome day, and Merry Christmas! P.S- My little Christmas present to [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Reel: Alin Bolcas

Blender 3D News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:55
Alin Bolcas' reel shows breakdowns of his best work. Hey, Happy Holidays and New Year! I'm back with my first fresh Demo Reel! I thought sending it to BlenderNation would be a good place to start sharing the news! How do you like it? Alin
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Quick tutorial: How to create a sci-fi shield

Blender 3D News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 04:35
In this fast four-minute tutorial, Kampoong Monster shows how to create a 'shield' effect. Kampoong Monster writes: Hi, in this short video, we try to show you tips how to make a basic Shield fx in Blender by using Vertex Weight Proximity modifier.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Take a peek inside BlenderNation HQ!

Blender 3D News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 03:14
We're running a weekly 3D Scanning competition at Sketchfab and this week the theme is 'Workspace'. So I scanned my home office where most of the BlenderNation work takes place. My workflow for creating this scan was simple: I took about 45 pictures with my digital camera and uploaded them to Autodesk Recap 360 (it's [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Gooseberry: Welcome Andy Goralczyk & Nicholas Bishop

Blender 3D News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 02:07
The Gooseberry team welcomes Andy and Nicholas to the project! Andy will be applying his magic to texturing and adding the 'final touch', while Nicholas will be integrating PTex into Cycles. Welcome guys!
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

DrawClones addon lets you paint with objects

Blender 3D News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 23:59
Paul Geraskin's new DrawClones addon is an object-painter, similar to the popular Asset Sketcher that sells on the Blender Market. While DrawClones is not yet as polished as Asset Sketcher, it's available for free. Paul writes: DrawClones tool helps to paint objects on another surface. It can make a forest with just one click. And [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Reel: Erel Herzog

Blender 3D News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 12:52
Erel Herzog shares some pretty cool work. Hey guys! My name is Erel Herzog, and I am an 18 y/o VFX artist based in Tel Aviv, Israel. I am proud to present my latest Reel, which has quite a bit of Blender work in it (Only 3 shots didn't use Blender, but were rendered in [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Developer Sneak Peek #16

Blender 3D News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 10:12
Thomas Beck's latest Developer Sneak peek covers a LOT of ground. Enjoy! Thomas Beck writes: Hi guys, did you ever wonder which features are going to show up in the newest blender release? In this series I'll present at least twice a month new and (hopefully) useful features for all of you outside the Blender [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

KVR UVI Vintage Vault - Vintage Synth Collection Giveaway - Winner Announced

Audio Freeware - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 06:35
We are happy to announce the winner of the recent UVI Vintage Vault - Vintage Synth Collection Giveaway, which finished back in early December. Congratulations to Josh Lunati from the USA and [Read More]

Short movie: Crazy Glue

Blender 3D News - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 06:30
Mombai-based studio Weybec (remember Monkaa?) presents their holiday greeting card animation. It's a wonderful short video. Weybec writes: Another open source project by weybec. You will get all production files on 6th jan'15 on you can also follow us on Facebook for more updates.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation