How to make the lighting in your Blender (Cycles) renders more interesting for FREE.
My favorite place to get 3D material textures is Poliigon.com, a site founded by the Blender Guru himself, Andrew Price. I’ve used other sites but the quality, selection, price and ease of use with Poliigon assets always brings me back. I’m going to cover what’s available on Poliigon, what I like about it (plus one thing I don’t), the costs and a few other things that might help you decide whether or not to give it a try.
Learning something as complicated as Blender can leave you frustrated at times. Blender has so much to learn, I doubt anyone knows the program entirely. If you’re new to Blender or experienced but find yourself frustrated learning something, here are seven tips to help push through… Tip #1: Learn (or Re-learn) the Basics Most peopleContinue reading “7 Tips if You’re Frustrated Learning Blender”
Controlling your particle system’s density in Blender is done using “Weight Paint.” I’ll show you how.
Because Blender is free and has such a huge community of users, there is a nearly endless amount of online tutorials – both free and paid – that you can take to learn Blender. There are different formats (full start-to-finish courses vs task-specific tutorials). There are different lengths and there are definitely differences in quality.Continue reading “What Kind of Tutorial Should I Look For?”