23 Jul 14:Andrew Price interviews Blender artist Andy Goralczyk in his latest podcast. In this podcast I chat with Andy Goralczyk, who worked on Big Buck Bunny, Tears of Steel, Omega, Caminandes - and most recently Creature Factory 2!
23 Jul 14:Leadwerks Game Engine Adds Official Blender Exporter Leadwerks Software has released an official Blender exporter for the Leadwerks model format. This allows Blender artists to export their models to Leadwerks with automatic materials generation and full animation, without going through the FBX format.
26 Jun 14:Natron is an open source compositor Over at Libre Graphic World, Alexandre Prokoudine talks to Alexandre Gauthier, developer of the node-based Natron compositor. Yes, it looks an awful lot like Nuke %u2013 read the interview to find out why.
12 Jun 14: Meet Agata, crowdsourced animated movie being created with Blender The Russian Agata movie project is fully crowdsourced. And for a change, it%u2019s a movie project that%u2019s not asking for a financial contribution, but for artistical input! The results so far look very promising.
26 May 14:Discover how to create Architecture in Blender T's a complete beginners introduction to the topic of Architecture.
It eases you into the topic, starting with a complete guide to the fundamentals of Architecture. Then weekly modules, furniture modelling, textures and models.
23 Apr 14:Monument Valley, a Stunning iOS Game Designed With Blender Monument Valley is a stunningly beautiful iOs game, set in an Escher-like world with carefully crafted levels. While the game is short (I finished it in about one hour), its calm beauty and mind-bending puzzles really do leave an impression.
14 Apr 14:Sintel Restored on YouTube It looks like the message came through %u2013 as of 9am this morning (CET), Sintel is available on YouTube again. In case you missed it, there was an outcry on the internet this weekend as it was pulled by Sony after alleged copyright infringement.
20 Mar 14:Speeding up Facial Surgery with 3D Printing A medical service in Dijon, France, uses 3D printing and Blender to prepare models of patients%u2019 skulls to facilitate and speed up the creation of medical prostheses.
20 Mar 14:Blender Course for Beginners, Rotterdam, Netherlands An introduction to 3D modeling, led by Michiel van der Zanden, at SKVR Beeldfabriek Rotterdam. The intention is to learn the basics in 8 lessons
10 Mar 14:Project Gooseberry Launches, Seeks 10,000 Supporters to Write Film History The Blender Institute has just launched their latest open movie project, Gooseberry, from South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. Unlike the previous Blender Institute projects, this will be a feature length movie, requiring the participation of no less than 12 external renowned Blender studios.
1 Mar 14:Vantage Points: 6 Screen Surround Projection Performance Vantage Points is a one hour performance of 6 screen fixed media surround projection and 10.1 realtime surround sound. All video and music created and performed by Cole Ingraham and uses almost all open source software (SuperCollider, Blender, Processing).
1 Mar 14:Sheep it! Free Distributed Render Farm for Blender Sheep it! Is a free render farm for Blender where Blender users help each other render their scenes. I talked to Pierre Allard, who is one of the driving forces behind this project.
14 Feb 14:Godot Game Engine Goes Open Source Previously an in-house game engine solution, Godot seems a powerful game development environment. It deploys to several platforms such as Windows, Linux, Mac, Android, iOS, BB10 and HTML5. The team has fully open sourced it under an MIT license.
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