Lighting & Rendering
Time to fly! Let’s dive through stellar nurseries in this latest bonus and free tutorial from the Space VFX Elements Series!
Learn how to make our own ‘matcaps’! A great way to not only visualize models for sculpting and modeling but also animating and putting a scene together in the viewport!
Thomas Cairns shows you how to add a layer of snow on tree branches.
In this tutorial series on creating a basketball in Blender we’ll be modeling, uv unwrapping, creating texture maps, and rendering in Cycles.
Do you find that you create the same cycles shader setups again and again? Or perhaps you could do with a resource file to use as a starting point to build up some cool and complex shaders? If so, I’m hoping you’ll find this blend file of some use.
Jordan McCracken shows you how to create volumetric clouds and render them with Cycles.
Steven Lund shows you how to use tracking to create an animation of a 3D baseball smashing through a window in real life footage.
Jordan McCracken shows you how to render a leaf floating on water in Cycles.
In this tutorial overview I’ll go through a texture wipe effect that I used in the trailer for my latest training DVD -Lee
Learn how to create an awesome explosion using Blender. Jonathan Lampel shows you how.
Learn how to give your renders a sketchy look using the new Freestyle feature. Bernardo Mad-Decent Rivera shows you how.
In this tutorial Steven Lund shows you creative techniques for transforming a photograph into a 3-dimensional scene with depth.
Tom Latvys shows you how to add decal textures to a brick wall using material nodes and the Cycles render engine.