Architectural animation with Blender and E-Cycles

The creation of still images for architectural interiors evolved a lot across the years, and we moved from projects requiring long hours to render to a couple of minutes or seconds with average to suitable hardware. In the end, you should always try to work with optimized hardware and software for your projects to get […]

Architectural animation with Blender and LuxCore

A long time ago, it was hard to work on any project involving animation for architecture, mainly because of all the costs involved. With render times of several hours for each frame, an animation project demanded a lot of computational power. For that reason, a lot of people avoided working with animations as marketing materials […]

Architectural animation with Eevee: Absence

After the release of Blender 2.8 with a real-time render engine like Eevee, you will find yourself working on projects that would require weeks of production in the past. For instance, you will be able to create architectural animations in a couple of hours. Since a scene in Eevee takes only a couple seconds to […]

OpenCue goes open source

For animation projects, you will probably need a way to manage rendering hundreds or a few thousand frames. When you have multiple cameras for longer advertising project it may require a storyboard and other pre-production material to help you in the project. If you often work with animation for architecture you will like to know […]

Architectural animation: Seasons

Working with architectural animation is always a challenge because of the long render times you may expect from complex projects. By using Eevee you may cut that time drastically, but it doesn’t support all features of Cycles just yet. For a high-quality render, you probably will have to stick with Cycles for a while. Do […]

Bathroom interior animation with Eevee

Working with animation is one of the most time-consuming tasks related to computer graphics because it usually takes a long time to create just a few seconds of motion in high-quality. For that reason, a project that requires some animation usually has a much higher budget to pay for extra render power. However, using real-time […]

3000 assets for architectural videos in Blender

As a way to show how Blender can become a production powerhouse for any architectural visualization office, you just have to list off their features. By the time you get to the not so obvious features like the Game Engine and the Video Sequence Editor people will immediately ask how much it will cost! You […]

1000+ instrumental music tracks for architectural animation

Even with several options to create interactive animations using game technology, there is still room for traditional architectural animation. What is an architectural animation? It is that kind of video with a fly-through camera moving around the interior of a building. Blender is capable of creating such animations quickly because it can do both the […]