Blender Italia

Blender Italia - Francesco Siddi- BCON 2022

Our Dory realized an interview with Blender Italia, the Italian community of professionals and artists who have chosen to use Blender software for their 3d creations. Tell us about the Blender Italia project. How did it start? What is its mission? Blender Italia was born after the transition of Blender from commercial software to open-source software in 2002. In 2014, after several changes of responsibility, Alessandro Passariello becomes the director …

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Luca di Cecca and the Italian creative agency Light and Color Studio working with Blender

Luca di Cecca - Blender

I have been working with the software Blender for many years at the Light & Color Studio in Rome. In the studio, I mainly direct and coordinate several productions, from animated TV series to short films.  In recent years the studio has made several productions using Blender. We used it to produce 12 minutes of animation in the live-action film “Youtopia” in 2017. The animated sequence stages a platform game …

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BLENDER 3 BASICS: Intro to Blender 3.0 by CG Cookie

Blender 3 Basics - intro to Blender-3x by cg-cookie

We often have been asked by our followers where they can start to learn Blender. CG Cookie is one of the leading digital art educators with more than 500,000 users globally. Recently they release a new FREE Course “BLENDER 3 BASICS: Intro to Blender“ just after Blender 3.0 was out.We think is really a good introduction. The author Jonathan Lampel says: “Whether you’re completely new to the world of 3D …

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Richard Noble, 3D Filmmaking with Blender from the Royal College of Art of London

My name is Richard Noble. I am an Animation Director and CG generalist. I started out as a 2D artist (with a BA in Illustration) but after he specialised in 3D. I graduated with an MA in Animation from the Royal College of Art in 2020, and before that received a BA in Illustration from the University of Brighton. My work has been featured on Cartoon Brew, Short of the …

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How to do Motion Capture in Blender with Rokoko’s tools

How to do Motion Capture in Blender with Rokoko’s tools

How to quickly make realistic character animations using new Rokoko motion capture tools in Blender How many strings do you pull to avoid character animation? Sure, animation can add a lot of life to a scene, but finding the time on an indie project is challenging.   With new tools, endless libraries of mocap recordings, and affordable mocap suits, you can get character animation for your next Blender project done in …

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Rigging 2D Character in Blender

Will Anderson Rigging 2D Character in Blender

Learn how to bring a 2D vector art character into a 3D space and work with it like a pro in Blender! Scottish filmmaker and animator, Will Anderson, has recently made a 6-part online Masterclass for Motion Design School which introduces and combines Blender’s Greasepencil with rigging techniques, to go through the stages step-by-step in creating a 2D animated character in 3D space.  What you will learn in this Rigging …

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Introduction to Geometry Nodes for Blender 3D

01 Introduction - Geometry Nodes For Beginners -Blender 3D

Welcome to another great tutorial series by Crossmind Studio about an important topic of the Blender community, which is also the latest and anticipated feature, Blender Geometry Nodes. Nodes are powerful, every major 3D programs have already a strong node-based procedural workflow, or is adapting to it. Blender’s Everything Node projects first installment is Geometry Nodes. Which is still at a very early stage of development, but can make life …

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How To Sculpt An Ear In Blender

How To Sculpt An Ear In Blender - Aram Torkan

Interview with Aram Torkan, a 3D artist who uses Blender for sculpting. Aram has a Youtube channel where she posts tutorials every week on Sculpting and 3D ModelingAt the end of the interview, you can find a Tutorial on “How to sculpt an ear in Blender 3D”. Tell us about yourself and your art My name is Aram Torkan and I was born in January 1995.Actually, I got a degree …

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My 3D grease pencil painting process in Blender

Blender 3D Grease Pencil process Workflow - 10

Hello! I’m Sophie Jantak, and I’m an illustrator. I first started using Blender to create 3D scenes that I could use as reference for my 2D drawings, never intending to make any “final” works with it. But then I started using grease pencil and I never left. Today I’ll be breaking down the process of my newest 3D grease pencil illustration: INSPIRATION I have a long history of Red Riding …

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