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Free Blender addon - Dynamic Sky

Blender 3D News - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 00:31

Markom3D writes: This is a cool little blender addon that comes packaged with Blender, you just need to turn it on

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Daily Blender Tip 311: Two ways to unsubdivide

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 22:30

Jan van den Hemel writes: This quick tip shows two ways to reduce the amount of edges in Blender.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Solcito Musica releases SuperTron VSTi in 64-bit format for Windows

Audio Freeware - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 21:48


Solcito Musica has released SuperTron VSTi in 64-bit format.

What's new:
First 64-bit VSTi from Solcito Musica. Rebuilt Preset Manager, added copy-paste-restore features....

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More than 30 Blender Modeling tools explained

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 11:00

Erik Selin writes: Hi! I sat down on the porch sipping the evening coffee with the laptop on the table in front of me. I was trying to make a particular shape in Blender and I just could not find a good enough set of tools that could do it for me. Every set of [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Behind the Scenes: Pirates Escape

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

Blender and Me Hi! My name is Júlio and I’m from Brazil. However, I've just recently married my japanese wife and moved to Funabashi, Chiba, located about 22km from Tokyo. My life with entertainment started early. At 4 years of age I got an ATARI and one year later I was already playing Super Mario [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

2.80 Release Candidate - Blender Today Live #69

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 07:11

Blender.Today is a weekly live show highlighting the latest news on Blender 2.80 and the community.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Timelapse: Creating 'Forky' in Blender 2.80

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 06:45

stevfr writes: Hi, i send you my new timelapse, this is Forky, a character of the last Pixar movie : Toy Story 4 ! I use Blender 2.80 Beta.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

My favourite Blender Art on Sketchfab: 2019, week 28

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 04:45

Here's my latest overview of the best Blender work on Sketchfab this week. And remember: add the #Blender tag if you want me to find your work! The Iron King by rawrlungs on Sketchfab Revy - Black Lagoon by tidiestflyer on Sketchfab Swing it! by soulfire on Sketchfab Weighed Training Sweater [Velma | Scooby-Doo] by [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Video: 'Blender for Ants' - See Blender on Raspberry Pi Zero in Action

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 02:57

BluePixelAnimations has posted a video of his Raspberry Pi project. Some parts have been sped up ;-)

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Rigging a Transforming Rifle in Blender 2.8 [$, promoted]

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 02:40

pavla writes: [First lesson free] Learn how to rig a complex rifle in Blender that transforms into a sniper! What’s even cooler is that the whole effect is completely controlled by one bone, so it’ll be super easy to animate. If you can rig this guy, you can rig just about any weapon you can [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Slow AutoFocus with Animation Nodes

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 00:35

ChrisP writes: Simulating a slow manual focus pull (or laggy continuous auto-focus) using the free add-on Animation Nodes in Blender 2.8 (EEVEE and Cycles) Check https://chrisp.zone for a list of more Animation Nodes tutorials.

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Daily Blender Tip 310: Advanced Selections for Seams

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

Jan van den Hemel writes: This short video shows a process of selecting edge loops from a complex shape in order to mark seams without manually selecting all the edges.

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Now Randomize Multiple Objects with the Shape Generator [$]

Blender 3D News - Sun, 07/07/2019 - 13:09

Mark Kingsnorth presents an update to his Shape Generator add-on. This is the latest update to the shape generator which works as before, but now with the additional feature where the user can create lots of random objects at the same time & randomly change each of those shapes' location, rotation & scale properties. This [...]

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Tonelib updates ToneLib-GFX to v3.9.7

Audio Freeware - Sun, 07/07/2019 - 10:25


Tonelib.net has released version 3.9.7 of ToneLib-GFX.

Changes:
Added: new transformer model (sounding more natural & musical); Added: some CPU usage optimization;...

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Using Blender Like Substance Designer

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

Aidy Burrows writes: Substance Designer is an incredible piece of material creation software, and while Blender isn't trying to compete with it (what with all the other incredible things Blender can do) it does happen to have a pretty decent collection of things that it can do already that is similar to that Designer style [...]

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Timelapse: Cute Creatures

Blender 3D News - Sun, 07/07/2019 - 07:34

SamMi writes: Software used: Krita, Blender 2.80 beta rendered with Cycles. Cute Creature: Fish by YunXi Zheng (SamMi) on Sketchfab Cute Creature: Rice Ball by YunXi Zheng (SamMi) on Sketchfab Cute Creature: Worm by YunXi Zheng (SamMi) on Sketchfab

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#02 hay cart - modeling- Blender 2.8

Blender 3D News - Sun, 07/07/2019 - 04:10

25games writes: Hello and welcome Pixels! Today I want to share my modeling process with you of an 3d asset: hay cart - part 2. I started with an town house on our Youtube channel and continue with some vegetation props. This time I just give you an uncut presentation of my workflow for an [...]

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Create a Character base mesh in Blender 2.8

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

VictorDeno writes: Hey guys! I want to share how I create a simple rigged base mesh for sculpting or prototyping in Blender 2.8. You can download the references and the blend file here.

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Daily Blender Tip 309: Jumps and rotations

Blender 3D News - Sun, 07/07/2019 - 00:00

Jan van den Hemel writes: Making characters rotate and jump can be challenging when you are using the rig to do it. How do we make it easier? Check out this short video.

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'Neeko' Timelapse

Blender 3D News - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 11:00

Cool work by Souhailninia, posted on Blender Artists, including a timelapse.

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