Controlling lines with Python: New Lesson

Every time we have the opportunity to show what Blender can do for architects, people become astonished by the possibilities. It can create realistic images, real-time visualization, and even technical drawings. Yes, you can create technical drawings with Blender. How is that possible? If you use Freestyle as your renderer and a particular set of […]

100 Free PBR textures in CC0

100+ Free PBR textures in CC0

If you had any previous experiencing with architectural visualization or digital art, you know how essential textures are for a project. For any efforts related to making a realistic visualization of projects, you need quality textures. We often share some high-quality texture libraries here in Blender 3D Architect, and they can become an incredible asset […]

Apartment renders with Blender and Cycles

Apartment renders with Blender and Cycles

A great way to improve your skills is to practice and if you succeed it could even result in an excellent image for your portfolio. In some cases, you will find a project that has a label of “for practice,” which will pass the idea of an apprentice artist. Unlike many examples where those projects […]

Three free furniture models for Blender

Besides practicing 3d modeling and rendering with personal projects you can also improve your work by growing an asset library. If you have a vast library with lots of options for commercial projects, you will be able to deliver them with much short production time. For that reason, you should always look for 3d models […]

Architectural animation with Eevee

Architectural animation with Eevee

When you start a visualization project that has a clear objective of making an still image you will face a few minutes or hours of render time. Depending on the complexity and power of your hardware that could drop a little, but the wait is inevitable. For the cases where the objective is to create […]

Lighting for architecture in the Unreal Engine

One of the topics that always makes people stop for a moment to either read a tutorial or watch a scene breakdown is lighting. The subject is complicated and hard to master because each scene has a particular need and no formula will work for all environments. You have to develop an excellent basis to […]

Free tileable PBR textures for Blender

Free tileable PBR textures for Blender

Sometimes you will find some texture packs with a label stating that they only work with specific software. For instance, when you find a texture pack that points “made for Corona Render.” Do you still download that pack? We often get those files to see if they work with Blender for a simple reason. Even […]

Recommended books about interior design

Having your architectural model ready to render in Cycles will involve two main steps. The first one is to create all architectural elements like walls, windows, doors and more. Once you get them in 3d, the next step is to think about how you will organize furniture and set the primary color scheme for your […]