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Fog material add-on for Cycles

Blender 3D News - 2 hours 26 min ago

Akash Hamirwasia writes: Fog Material add-on is a part of my upcoming add-on called Pytho Mats which is a python code generated material for Blender and Cycles. The add-on comes with a Node Group which you can directly use and control. This saves you a lot of time when you are trying to create objects [...]

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Yia Lou by Rico Cilliers

Blender 3D News - 10 hours 31 min ago

A portrait well done by Rico. He made this piece to test and promote his upcoming "Hats Pack". That said, the hair is looking really nice! Link

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Mecha Piano by Gabriel de Laubier

Blender 3D News - 10 hours 35 min ago

Hi, I'm Gabriel de Laubier, or Elbriga on most social media, I'm a digital designer from Paris, working freelance (and looking for more work). Recently I made this mechanical piano using Blender, trying Substance Designer and PBR shading in Blender for the first time. The first step was to actually model the whole machinery. This [...]

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KVR Marketplace UVI Grand Piano Model D Free Offer Extended Until August 1st

Audio Freeware - 12 hours 56 min ago
We introduced the KVR Marketplace earlier this month, to great success, and now our friends at UVI have graciously offered to extend their free UVI Grand Piano Model D promotion through August [Read More]

Lego Ghostbusters ECTO-1 Car

Blender 3D News - 14 hours 41 min ago

Ivan Novikov created this awesome ECTO-1.<!--more--> I like Lego a lot, so i decided to do new Lego related project. With all the buzz (including negative stuff) around new movie I decided to give tribute to the original Ghostbusters ECTO-1 Car. This work took me a week and a half to complete. I used Lego [...]

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How to Model and Animate a Flying Envelope

Blender 3D News - 14 hours 41 min ago

Darkfall writes: In this Tutorial we Model and Animate an Envelope. Using a Lattice and a few Modifiers we can easily create the Envelope and the Flap that deforms. Then we add some Key-frames and animate the Envelopes movement.

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My favourite Blender Art on Sketchfab this week

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:15

Here's another round of the best Blender 3D designs on Sketchfab. And remember: add the #Blender tag if you want me to find your work! Which one is your favourite? Abandoned Warehouse - Interior Scene by Aurélien Martel on Sketchfab Vineshroom family by wo262 on Sketchfab Proxy Rifles by Rayco Haex on Sketchfab Retro microphone [...]

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Motion Blur of Dynamic Meshes in Cycles

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 08:10

Greg Zaal reports on a new upcoming feature that supports motion blur for meshes that change structure or vertex count. The feature is already in the Master branch, so you can download a nightly build from the Blender Buildbot. Kévin Dietrich has been working on something I didn’t even know was possible: motion blur support [...]

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ONELVXE Material Pipeline v1.0 Released

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 04:05

onelvxe writes: The future of Blender 3D Materials is here. The ONELVXE Material Pipeline is an artist's dream. Simplify a painstakingly meticulous process and enhance your workflow in a material creation suite built for speed, Physically Based Rendering, and ease of use. FAST. SIMPLE. ULTRA-REALISTIC. FEATURING: 100 Premium PBR Materials ONELVXE Principled Shader (Version 2.0 [...]

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How to Create Photoscanned Materials for Blender

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:11

BlackhartFilms writes: A walkthrough tutorial for creating photoscanned materials for Blender Cycles using Allegorithmic's Bitmap2Material. Specifically how to create detailed ground planes using royalty free textures. Includes an overview of the considerations and techniques used to create the effect, as can be seen below:

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Dive Deeper by Artturi Mantysaari

Blender 3D News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:01

Beautiful ocean render, the plants are especially mesmerizing. The vibrant colors and the atmosphere make this render what it is. Link

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Tutorial: Abstract Wire-Frame Wallpaper

Blender 3D News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:15

BlendMaster writes: Hey Everyone! In this video I'll be showing you guys how to make a cool abstract wire-frame wallpaper inside of Blender. It's not that hard to do. We will be utilizing the wire-frame modifier to get an outline for the triangles in the image, and we will also go over creating a particle [...]

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Brick Wall Interior by Erwin Sokólski

Blender 3D News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 06:10

Name well chosen, seeing as the bricks are looking very impressive. The minimalist style works very well here, and the textures are nicely done. Link

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Photo Editing Nodes add-on for Post production

Blender 3D News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 02:51

Akash Hamirwasia writes: Compositing is one of the important part of your render. It allows you to add that final detail to your render to make it look awesome! But Blender’s Compositor can get scary most of the times. People don’t use the compositor much, as adding one effect makes them add, lots of nodes. [...]

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Creation of the Blender Conference 2016 logo

Blender 3D News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 00:00

Witness the creation of the logo mascot of Blender Conference 2016. The videos are commented time-lapses which were recorded over the two day duration of the project. Andy Goralczyk and Francesco Siddi discuss the entire workflow from the first ideas to final rendering and logo layout in Inkscape (although we mainly focus on the Blender [...]

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How to create buildings with modifiers

Blender 3D News - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:15

jayanam writes: This is a video tutorial on how to create a high bulding with Blender by using the array and mirror modifier:

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The Art of Poly Bridge

Blender 3D News - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 08:10

JavierVillalba writes: Poly Bridge is a bridge building simulator game for PC/Mac & Linux, developed by Dry Cactus Games, and is currently available on Steam, after being in Steam Early Access since the end of June 2015. The game has been developed in Unity, and all the art of the game has been created using [...]

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Podcast Ep. #033 - Lego

Blender 3D News - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 04:05

SIGGRAPH coming up, Blender 2.8 master planning and Agent 327 progress. Also, new Blender Cloud feature: image sharing! This and more, on the Blender Institute Podcast :) 02:00 Hjalti in Legoland 08:00 Little know facts, with Hjalti Hjalmarsson 08:50 Community News 18:00 Blender 2.8 big plans with Sergey 28:00 Andy and the BCON16 logo 34:00 [...]

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[Blender Market] PBR Uber-Shader

Blender 3D News - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 00:00

BlackhartFilms writes: This shader is the culmination of months of working with Blender, playing with materials in Cycles, trying out other rendering solutions like Renderman, and taking the best elements of what I’ve learned and combining it into a single Uber-Shader. The benefit of an Uber-Shader of course being that it simplifies your Blender workflow, [...]

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Ambient Noir by Ryusani

Blender 3D News - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 12:20

I can see where the inspiration came from, the amount of details and lights put into this image sold it to me. It took a total of 40 hours of hard work to give birth to this cyberpunk render. Link

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