Wednesday, August 31, 2011

The Golden Age 3D

Remember the Nature Academy intro I posted a while back? Well, look at this:

All made in Blender using the knowledge from that I suppose... Awesome isn't it?

Monday, August 22, 2011

Collected Blender Resources

So yea, I've spend a lot of time in Blender lately because it's so cool!

Blender 2.59 was recently released, and I can't wait for the 2.60 release which will include Google Summer Of Code stuff as well! You can do stuff like this:

(camera tracking and dynamic paint)

Blender 2.59 has cool add-ons such as:
* Ivy generator
* Sapling (Create trees)

And Blender 2.60 is supposed to be out in a month or so... end of September... And will supposedly also include Cycles!

Fun with Cycles from Jikz on Vimeo.

Ton Roosendaal Interview at Siggraph 2011
(original creator of Blender)

Blender Foundation - Siggraph 2011 from on Vimeo.

Also, pay attention to the screen in the background showing some awesome renders done in Blender.



There is a lot going on with Blender these days, and I can only see it increase! Blender is really taking shape. Which remind me... this is also quite entertaining to watch:

Reasons why I want to punch Autodesk Maya in the face... from Josh Robinson on Vimeo.

And there is a new Node Particle System coming up for Blender: