Blender 2.8: How to create a shadeless material?

In previous versions of Blender, we used to have a renderer called “Blender Internal” that is no longer available in Blender 2.8. Regarding architectural visualization, we never found much use for the internal renderer other than maybe rendering technical drawing with Blender. One of the features of the “Blender Internal” in the materials settings was […]

CAD Assistant: Free 3D CAD conversion for Blender

Even with all the tools and options related to modeling in Blender, you might still receive models from customers that you have to import to a project. If that model is not in a friendly format, you will have a hard time trying to figure out a way to convert it to something that Blender […]

10 free PBR materials and HDR maps (Rocks and Bricks)

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 […]

Home in Poland with Blender Cycles

A couple of weeks ago, we posted an exterior visualization for a project using Blender and Corona Render, which features some incredible images of both interiors and exteriors for a house. Today we have another house visualization that uses Blender for modeling and Cycles for all renders. The project is a House for the Polish […]

Last week in Blender 3D Architect 2019: Week 37

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 […]

Free Pistachio bed for Blender

As a way to make your work easier and faster in Blender, you should always try to find ways to build a reliable asset library. From that library, you can grab furniture models and PBR materials for any project. Do you want to download some high-quality furniture models for interiors? Today you can download a […]

12 free PBR materials and HDR maps (Concrete)

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 […]

Blender 2.8 for architecture updates

Last month we published an update to our Blender and architecture book that was the starting point for this site back in 2008. Before this update, you only had the option to use a book about Blender and architecture still in version 2.49. The content is now up to date to the latest version of […]