Compact kitchen with Blender and Corona

Despite having a great selection of open source renderers available for artists using Blender, you can also get a reasonably vast selection of commercial tools. You can pick renderers like Corona, V-Ray and more with native support for Blender. That might not be of interest for artists using either Cycles or Eevee, but might be […]

Bedroom interiors with LuxCore and Blender

Ever since Cycles appeared in Blender 2.6 a significant amount of people, abandoned external render engines related to Blender. The convenience of having a powerful renderer bundled with Blender was hard to beat. But, it doesn’t mean you won’t have good reasons to look elsewhere. Back in the day, we had only a few choices […]

Free living room interior for Blender

Having a full scene in Blender to either study light setup or try to make it ready for Eevee is always handy. When such a scene has furniture and props in place, you will be able to get to the render stage of the project quickly. Do you want to download a full scene for […]

20 interiors for a commercial portfolio with Cycles

An architectural visualization project in Blender usually results in a couple of renders from interiors and external views. Sometimes you might get a big project that will require more a few additional renders. Typically, artists will produce on average about five renders for a project. That was not the case with one of the latest […]

Blender 2.8 release date revealed

For about a year we are keeping track of all the new tools and features in the upcoming Blender 2.8 and the hype around the options like Eevee. Besides getting excited about how Blender 2.8 features a lot of people keeps asking themselves about the possible release date. When will Blender 2.8 be production ready? […]

Free textures and HDR maps for architecture

Having a good asset library is essential to becoming a productive architectural visualization artist, and nowadays you will find several online libraries that offer creative commons zero resources. Some of them are updated every week, and it is hard to keep track of all new assets. We made a list with the most recent additions […]

Luxury Penthouse in Australia using Blender Cycles

When you start in the architectural visualization business, you will find that in a lot of projects a collaboration with interior designers often produces astonishing results. That was the case with a Luxury Penthouse project in Australia. The project was a collaboration between CTM Studio from New York and Australian interior designer Simone Haag. They […]

Stylized 2d human scales for architecture

A human scale is an excellent resource for architectural drawings to show how big or small is in comparison to a person. If you show a rendered image to a possible customer, they won’t have a clue about scale, unless you add some furniture or human figures. In most cases, furniture alone will do the […]