Blender 2.8 updates: No more BGE and Blender Internal

In a recent update regarding the development of Blender 2.8, we got two “features” that will no longer be available. The first one is the Blender Render, which was present in the software ever since the early versions. Another feature of Blender that was left behind is the Game Engine, at least in its actual […]

Eight free photogrammetry PBR textures

Eight free photogrammetry PBR textures

In recent weeks we shared quite a few free texture libraries with our readers, which by now probably have relatively big asset collection. But, there is always room to grow our assets in architectural visualization. Do you want to download some additional photogrammetry based PBR textures? An artist called Sergei Kushnir posted on his Gumroad […]

Interior rendering: From Revit to Blender Eevee

Interior rendering: From Revit to Blender Eevee

How easy is it to integrate Blender with softwares that architects use to manage construction plans like Revit? If you have access to software like Revit, it is simple to send models to Blender, using an FBX file as middleware. You have to make sure the FBX is binary. In fact, any software that can […]

Recommended accessories for VR and architecture

When you think about cutting-edge presentations for architectural projects, it is hard not to imagine anything unrelated to virtual reality. Even before the appearance of affordable technologies for VR in latest years, everyone always went to VR as a way to make a positive impression on architecture. Nowadays we have options to deploy presentations in […]

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 […]