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Book: Blender 2.8 parametric modeling

Blender 3D News - Mon, 10/28/2019 - 01:35

Allan Brito writes: The use of parametric controls for 3D modeling in any software can transform your workflow and give you the flexibility to quickly change the shape of any 3D Object. In Blender, you won't find parametric controls as a default option, but using the right tools, it is possible to add those parametric [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Stylized Game Asset SpeedArt - Treasure Pot (Blender 2.8, Substance Painter)

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 23:30

Arun Bharathi writes: In this video, I show you guys my process of creating a Stylized Treasure pot game asset. Thank you all for watching the video, drop a like if you liked the video and please consider subscribing for more videos.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Sydney Blender User Group: October 29

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 14:05

infin8eye writes: Hey Blender Heads, Jayden Beveridge from Animal Logic is going to show his 3D work and Adam Earle will talk about the Asics project he worked on. If you have any work you would like to discuss then bring it on USB or your laptop. This is NOT a Blender for beginners workshop. [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Stylized PBR Weapon Mini Tutorial

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 11:41

stylizedstation writes: Our good friend Lyrian stops by Stylized Station to give a quick mini tutorial on how he created his stylized weapon using Blender and Substance Painter. Check out our Patreon for more content.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

5 rules for stunning environment renders

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 07:50

mrcheebs writes: I've been doing more landscape and environment pieces lately, and I wanted to share some rules that I have been following to create good renders! Thanks, Mr. Cheebs

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Let's create reusable subprograms in Animation Nodes for Sci-Fi HUDs!

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 05:45

ChrisP writes: Watch the complete tutorial series here, and download the .blend from my Patreon page - THX! Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: Part 4:

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Conference 2019 impressions, day 3 — Saturday October 26th

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 03:40

The yearly Blender Conference in Amsterdam is like a Mecca for Blenderheads, offering three days of informative presentations by motivated Blender users from around the globe. I've always wanted to attend the BCon, and to my great contentment this year it has become reality. Until last year, the Blender Conference took place in The Balie, [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Use Games as Reference in Blender | e. g. Star Citizen

Blender 3D News - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 01:35

Jonathan Kron writes: In this video tutorial, I show you how and why to use reference images from your favourite games in Blender.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender 2.8 Creation of a Vintage Office

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/26/2019 - 23:08

Pietro Chiovaro writes: One of the main reasons that let me love the 3D world is the possibility to create everything. Today I'm glad to show you this office environment that I create with the 2.8 version of Blender. What do you think? Total time spent: 14 hours Software: Blender 2.8 - Substance Painter - [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Market is having a 20% sale to celebrate Blender Conference [$, promoted]

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/26/2019 - 07:19

pavla writes: Blender Market launches its biggest sale yet with 700+ addons, asset packs, models, training courses and materials at 20% off. The sale is on now until Sunday midnight. "Blender Conference is the biggest Blender event of the year and we're celebrating the world's greatest open-source software with our huge sale," says Jonathan Williamson, [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender 2.8 Retopology and Substance Painter Baking

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/26/2019 - 06:50

jayanam writes: Here is a new video tutorial in which I show some basic retopology techniques with Blender 2.8, then I export the mesh as fbx and bake mesh maps with Substance Painter before I add a smart material.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Spotlight : Unofficial News 25th October 2019

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/26/2019 - 04:45

OnlineRender writes: This week we take a look at the latest Blender news, tutorials, addons and artist of the week.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

20 Million Trees Rendered in Blender Experiment

Blender 3D News - Sat, 10/26/2019 - 02:27

Steve Lund writes: Wanted to push Blender to its limits and see what its capable of! As usual Blender did not disappoint. :)

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Conference 2019 impressions, day 2 — Friday October 25th

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/25/2019 - 23:35

The yearly Blender Conference in Amsterdam is like a Mecca for Blenderheads, offering three days of informative presentations by motivated Blender users from around the globe. I've always wanted to attend the BCon, and to my great contentment this year it has become reality. Until last year, the Blender Conference took place in The Balie, [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Meet us at Booth 3 at DrupalCon Amsterdam

Drupal - Fri, 10/25/2019 - 12:05

Our staff will be at Booth 3 ready to talk with you about the Drupal community, how you can get more involved as a contributor, and to hear about your needs. 

Make sure you....

✓ pick up some Drupal stickers

✓ show your support by signing up for membership or partner programs

Session highlights
  • Tuesday at 16h15, in G107, attend the Drupal Association Townhall with our Executive Director Heather Rocker (hrocker), CTO Tim Lehnen (hestenet), and our Board Chair Adam Goodman (adamgoodman). We'll be taking questions and diving into topics important to the community.
  • Wednesday at 11h30, in G107, we're holding our public board meeting. All are welcome to attend!
     
  • Also on Wednesday, if you're curious about what the Drupal.org Engineering Team is working on, come to the Drupal.org Infrastructure Update session in G103 at 17h15.

See you soon!

Blender Clay Shader Stop Motion Tutorial

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/25/2019 - 11:00

SouthernShotty writes: Follow along with me as we make a claymation style clay shader for stop motion style in Blender 2.8 Let me know if you have questions in the comments below.

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Behind the Scenes: Last Sensei

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/25/2019 - 08:55

About My name is Gabriela Fuentes, I’m from Monterrey, Mexico. Since I was a little girl I have been pretty into art and the creation process, but I didn’t follow that path. In college, I studied something that I was not passionate about and I wasn't happy at all. I felt at that moment that [...]

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Raptor Camera Tracking Test

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/25/2019 - 07:54

BenJewer writes: Hi all, Quick animation & camera tracking test using my Jurassic World raptor models, along with a short breakdown & explanation! Hope you enjoy. Ben

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Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Cluster Sound releases HR-16B - Free Drum Pack for Ableton Live

Audio Freeware - Fri, 10/25/2019 - 05:23


Cluster Sound has released HR-16B, a free drum pack for Ableton Live based on the vintage Alesis HR-16B.

Released in the late '80s by Alesis, the HR-16 was a 16-bit drum machine...

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Cluster Sound HR-16B - Free Drum Pack for Ableton Live

Audio Freeware - Fri, 10/25/2019 - 05:23


Cluster Sound has released HR-16B, a free drum pack for Ableton Live based on the vintage Alesis HR-16B.

Released in the late '80s by Alesis, the HR-16 was a 16-bit drum machine...

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