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AndyBay writes: In this One Minute Video Tutorial we'll demonstrate the basics of curve based modeling in Blender by using the One Minute Video Tutorials logo as a case study.
Since 2007 the NAMM Show has grown beyond the National Association of Music Merchants original concept to a global event with musical instrument enthusiasts from throughout the world.
jsabbott writes: In this tutorial, we will be making a procedural brick texture. [Inspiration from “Blender Know How” (YouTube)]
nebmotion writes: In this Blender animation tutorial you will learn how to recreate this retro vaporwave style sci-fi space station using Blender's Evee render engine. I will show techniques such as instancing to save on RAM space, simple keyframe animation and basic node based texturing and shading using the emission and principled shaders. These techniques [...]
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Darkfall writes: In this video we will be creating a Custom Node Group for the Compositor. Custom Node Groups are really useful for speeding up our workflow. We can take a whole bunch of nodes and contain them in a single group. We can then define what options we want the user to be able [...]
glukoz writes: As you probably know Blender 2.82 was released a few days ago. This new version comes with UDIM support (finally!). But every experienced user knows that in order to fully utilize the power of UDIMs one needs UV maps which are properly packed. Fortunately thanks to the UVPackmaster add-on, fast and tight UV [...]
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futurehack writes: World Blender Meetup Day 2020 is gaining momentum with more than 24 city groups, studios and professionals participating thus far. Our marathon stream of Blender presentation sessions from around the globe begins on March 21st starting at 03:00 UTC from groups such as the following: John McCarthy (Adelaide), Melbourne Blender Society, Character Mill [...]
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CBaileyFilm writes: Particle City Episode 9 is out now! In this final episode of the series we learn how to speed up our render time significantly! We also add in some secret sauce to spice up the camera animation and bring it home. Finally, we premiere the final render - you won't want to miss [...]
25games writes: Have you ever tried to import an .svg file to Blender? It can be very useful to create new shapes with this function and you are able to spare some time for modeling. This is just my way how I use and work with SVG-files. If I forgot anything or if you have [...]
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Ryan King Art writes: In this tutorial we create the Ring Of Power, From Lord Of The Rings, using Blender version 2.81. Hope its helpful and hope you enjoy it!
Jan van den Hemel writes: In this short video we take a look at making objects smooth and round. Check it out!
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physbox writes: Hi, I want to share the video that I created recently - "Magic Forest". This is a journey through the magical forest. The video was created in Blender 2.82. Rendered in EEVEE. The forest was created in low poly style. Meadow (in the hemisphere form), on which the petals open, was created using [...]
anthonyweir writes: Hello fellow Blender…ers, Date: March 5th, 2020 Time: 5:30 PM EST Location: Panera Bread 3625 Fishinger Blvd Hilliard, OH 43026 Today was our 2nd Blender Ohio Meetup and we grew in numbers. The meeting was nothing but productive, we introduced each other and learned about what our strengths as Blender users are. Today [...]
Pepe Baze writes: A short film that I made with Blender. Breakdown coming soon. Thanks to Albin BKB for his amazing spacesuit.
About Me Hi, My name is Jesus Alberto. I’m from Mexico and I have been a 3D artist since 2015. I was interested to learn 3D because I liked the 3D effects from the movies when I was a child, so in 2015 I started to make 3D things like small objects or abstract things [...]
The Blender Animation studio has started a new short open project, directed by Hjalti Hjalmarsson! As part of the creation process of the Rain character rig, the animation team at the Blender Animation Studio has been performing a number of tests and animation exercises to validate its functionality. During one of these tests, Hjalti laid [...]
p2design writes: In this video I will show you how you can achieve appealing animation rapidly by keeping your rig as simple as possible. I will be using straight forward and layered animation workflow to achieve this, and also some space switching tips. Hope you will like it. Video: Full timelapse:
DECODED writes: Hello again BlenderNation! In this video, I'll walk you through the steps I took to recreate a photo of a metro station in Blender 2.81. This is a beginner to intermediate tutorial that most users should be able to easily follow. It covers the whole creation process from modeling to texturing and rendering [...]
For the first time ever, an official Blender Conference is hosted in the USA! Join them in Los Angeles on June 1 and 2. Calls for participation are now open too.
Lumeo writes: Over Stimulated' is set in the year 2042. Given the exponential growth in technological consciousness (A.I.) and theoretical asteroid mining rig designs being drastically improved every year and not to mention games including asteroid mining and shaping the aesthetics of them for future engineers to reference from when creating the perfect asteroid miner [...]