3D Modeling

Now see and customise a 3D model of the BMW X2 SUV on Snapchat using AR technology

Luxury carmaker BMW collaborated with popular photo-sharing platform Snapchat's new augmented trial lens by letting customers "try" out the new "X2" …

Augmented Reality

Visitor Center raises the roof on Apple's new HQ

While obviously not as impressive as Apple Park itself, the Visitor Center <i>does</i> have a similar aesthetic – both buildings were designed by Foster + …

Apple Park

This Week in Blender Development: 11/18/17

Aaron Carlisle writes:<p>Hello fellow Blenderers here is a short list of what has happened in the development in Blender this week.<p>To read more and to …

3D Graphics

Library of 60 Base Meshes [$]

This collection of base meshes offers a great starting point for many projects.<p><b>Get your library of 60 ready-to-use unique Base Meshes model! (65 with</b> …

3D Graphics

3D Scanned Textures by Friendly Shade are Out!

Sebastian Zapata writes:<p>Hey guys! I'm finally releasing the Friendly Shade website!! And I'm giving away a 40% OFF coupon for a limited time that you …

3D Graphics

Apply to Exhibit at SXSW Create

In its sixth year, <b>SXSW Create</b> returns to the Palmer Events Center, <b>March 10-11, 2018</b>. This two-day, community-driven event celebrates all aspects of …

SXSW

New 3D Modeling Cloud Platform Offers Real-Time Collaboration

The LEDAS Cloud Platform viewing the Stanford dragon test model. (Image courtesy of LEDAS.)<p>Russian-based CAD company LEDAS Ltd. has released a new …

3D Graphics

Blender Tutorial : Comic book/ Manga ink shader

Denzyl Basterfield writes:<p>There are times when #BlenderInternal is just the better solution.<p>In this Blender Quick tutorial I whipped up, you will …

3D Graphics

37 Blender Tips to Make You Feel Pretty as Hell

Gleb Alexandrov writes:<p>Get better at CG every day with this collection of Blender quick tips. In this episode #4, we’ll explore fisheye camera, …

3D Graphics

How to Make a Snake Game in the Blender Game Engine

DragonLEE writes:<p>How to make snake game in BGE with Python programming.<br>Move object with Logic Bricks and without Logic …

3D Graphics

Phone configurator made with Blend4Web

Michael Soluyanov writes:<p>A jewellery brand "Caviar", a Russian-Italian company specializing in bespoke iPhones, Samsungs, have designed …

3D Graphics

New Tutorial - How to make a creepy tunnel in Blender

BlenderBrit writes:<p>In this tutorial we will be creating a creepy subterranean tunnel, vaguely inspired by the second season of Stranger Things.<p>We'll …

Tutorials

How to Use BIM Data in VR to Improve Coordination Workflow in Design, Construction, & FM

How does COBie Data in mixed reality improve the workflow amongst architects, engineers, general contractors, and owner-operators? Ken Shigemitsu, …

Construction

Mining’s new fly-in fly-out workers

<b>Artificial intelligence, robotics, advanced vision systems and drone-building are redefining one of the oldest sciences – geology.</b><p>Deep underground, …

Drones

Blender Sculpting Tip: Fill holes

jayanam writes:<p>In this short video I show a techniques to fill holes for your Blender Sculptings that worked for me after all other methods were not …

3D Graphics

Blender 2.79 Tutorial - MantaFlow Liquids current status

Juan Gea writes:<p>Mantaflow is awesome!... that´s it... hehehe<p>In this video we do an overview about the current status of the Mantaflow fluids …

Tutorials

10 Open-Source and Free CAD Tools You Can Download

<b>Engineering success</b><p><b>1. FreeCAD</b><p>FreeCAD is a parametric 3D modeling program that allows for plugins to refine the user’s experience. It can import and …

Software

Interior Design Service Uses Your Pinterest For Inspiration

This services uses your pins and likes to design rooms<p>Figuring out what furniture to buy can be the most tedious part of decorating a room. Modsy is …

Interior Design

Bits & Bytes | Amazon Launches Augmented Reality Feature, Microsoft's Holograms

This week, Amazon's AR view allows customers to see a 3D rendering of a product, while Microsoft wants to bring holograms into retail.<p><b>Amazon's New 3D</b> …

Augmented Reality

Blender 2.79 Grease Pencil : Getting Started

jayanam writes:<p>In this video tutorial I show you how I setup Blender 2.79 to use the Grease Pencil for 2d painting and animations. In future videos I …

3D Graphics

Google's AI thinks this turtle is a rifle

Machine-learning-based image classifiers are vulnerable to "adversarial preturbations" where small, seemingly innocuous modifications to images …

Machine Learning

Jaw-dropping software converts 360 video into 3D model for VR

What if you could create a 3D model of a space, simply by walking around and recording a 360 video of it with an off-the-shelf consumer 360 camera? …

Pascal

Carhartt Is Using 3D Models To Quicken Clothing Production

The workwear brand is using new technology to preview how its clothing designs will look and fit<p>In order to save time and money, workwear brand …

3D Graphics

Max Puliero: "I use Blender because it's powerful, not because it's free"

pavla writes:<p>Max is a talented digital artist and Blender user with an impressive professional career. As a Blender user, he's proof that our …

3D Graphics

10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

We didn’t have time to compile our typical roundup of the best paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free on Tuesday, so we’re making up for it with …

iPhone Apps

Comment on Automating Motion Graphics with Blender [$] by Bill5467

WARNING: Their subscription page is misleading. It is a textbook example of the deceptive and unethical tactic of bait and switch marketing. (I work …

3D Graphics

Tutorial: Create a Pillar Game Asset (2 of 2)

gabbitt writes: Workflow tutorial for creating games assets through sculpting and texture painting. PBR materials using the principled shader. let me …

3D Graphics

Explore the Mysterious Spaces of Stranger Things in This 3D Model

The hit Netflix series <i>Stranger Things</i> returned for Season 2 last week (just in time for Halloween!), and, of course, immediately took the internet by …

Netflix

Anne Neukamp at Greta Meert (Contemporary Art Daily)

Galerie Greta Meert is proud to present its second exhibition of works by German artist Anne Neukamp (1976, lives and works in Berlin, Germany).<p>Anne …

Art

Sprite Sheet Addon for Blender VSE - Update

DragonLEE writes: Image sequences strip convert to sprite sheet. Combine sequences in VSE. Without deformation images. Changes include: convert image …

3D Graphics