Creating technical drawings with Blender 2.8

One of the main tools used by people working in fields such as architecture, engineering, and design is technical drawings. That is the best way to register and communicate ideas about a project. You can draw using real-world precision and proportions, which will let anyone understand and visualize your proposal. For such graphical pieces, you […]

Last week in Blender 3D Architect 2019: Week 45

If you missed any of our articles from last week in Blender 3D Architect, you now have the chance to view a summary of all the content we posted. Among the materials, you will always find content related to architecture, furniture models, and also news about Blender. Here is a list of articles from last […]

Lily Surface Scrapper: Automatically import PBR materials

Besides furniture models for your interior visualization projects in Blender, you all have to build a vast library of PBR materials to speed up your production workflow. Having those materials ready for use is a challenge because you will have to download all maps and set up a new surface in Blender every time. Wouldnt […]

15 free PBR textures and HDR maps (Bricks and Leaves)

As an artist working with architectural visualization, you will have to build an extensive library with assets that will help you to set up a scene quickly. From HDR maps to PBR textures, you will need all those assets. Nowadays, it is easy to find online libraries offering those resources in creative commons zero. That […]

Creating BIM files with Blender (IFC Export updates)

When you think about a tool that can help architects and engineers to work with BIM data, you will hardly think about Blender. For architecture and design, you will connect Blender to the visualization stage of a project. A couple of weeks ago, we shared some interesting news about the development of an Add-on for […]

Last week in Blender 3D Architect 2019: Week 44

If you missed any of our articles from last week in Blender 3D Architect, you now have the chance to view a summary of all the content we posted. Among the materials, you will always find content related to architecture, furniture models, and also news about Blender. Here is a list of articles from last […]

Wooden passive house with Blender Cycles

When you start working in projects related to architectural visualization, it is a matter of time until you find your unique visual style. Some artists will begin to create images that share that style in a way that you will immediately identify the author. That seems to be the case for digital artist Marcin MÄ…dry […]

How to use cutout textures in Blender 2.8?

A great resource for architectural visualization in Blender is the use of cutout images that can help you adding vegetation, cars, and human scales to a render. Since those textures usually add only a single plane to the project, you won’t have a significant increase in the computational load for rendering. After you get a […]