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The cabinet: Interior scene rendered in Lion Render

It appears that most architectural visualization projects made with Blender and rendered in Cycles have interior scenes as the main subject! Here is another project from an artist called wassim24 and posted at the Blenderartists forums. It is an internal view, and the project name is “The cabinet“. At the bottom of the page, the […]

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Free HDR maps in 16.000 x 8.000 pixels

When you have to setup a scene to render using Blender Cycles for architecture, you may already have noticed that HDR maps are an essential element of getting a high-quality light environment. Of course, a problem in this kind of situation is how to get HDR maps in high resolution? Do you want to download […]

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Free collection of PBR textures

Among the various types of resources I usually find for architectural visualization and that is shared here in Blender 3D Architect, a lot of them lately are coming from game related content. Since game artists also need high-quality textures and furniture, is not unusual to find whole collections of game art that can improve architectural […]

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Bauhaus-inspired bedroom in Cycles

The main reference for a project is most of the time a collection of technical drawings and based on those drawings we can create a detailed 3d model for the project. But, sometimes a photographic reference is enough to give an artist something to pursue. And that is precisely what the artist responsible for this […]

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Studio setup for furniture models

If you have some free time and want to put your modeling skills to the test, one of the best exercises related to architectural visualization is to work on some furniture models. It is a win-win situation in all aspects. First, you get to practice your architectural modeling skills and at the same time will […]

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Free furniture download: Shell chair

Here we go with another great furniture download for architectural visualization artists using Blender. And this time, we have a CH07 – Shell Chair from the Danish designer Hans J. Wegner. It is that same designer that already appeared here a few days ago with another model made by the same artist ArchDesign, with a […]

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Yet another free online normal map generator

At some point in your architectural visualization project, you will have to deal with all kinds of textures and among them, we can look normal maps as one of the most important of them. The problem here is that not all textures and libraries have normal maps available, and we have to find a way […]

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Free download of contemporary chairs

There is a time when a good furniture collection can be a lifesaver, and for architectural visualisation artists, it is always good to get options related to different types of furniture. Here is a fabulous collection of contemporary chairs offered by Swedish studio Swedese. All files are free to download and can be included in […]