Marble living: EEVEE and Cycles in the same project

A significant benefit we have in Blender when working with architectural visualization is to use two renderers sharing lots of data. When you start to create a project to render in Cycles, it can quickly begin with Eevee for materials and later render it with Cycles for maximum quality. The use of Eevee for architectural […]

IKEA scenes in Blender using fSpy

Whenever I can teach classes about Blender and architecture, I get questions from students on how to start. A great way to build a portfolio is to use photo references from existing projects and reproduce them in Blender. By using Cycles or E-Cycles, you can get some impressive results. A tool that can help you […]

Glasgow Cathedral reconstruction in Blender (E-Cycles)

The field of architectural visualization has many opportunities for 3D artists, which includes working directly in real state marketing and conservation and historic buildings. If you had a formal college education in architecture or design, it is almost certain that you had classes related to architectural history. During a period in the past, one of […]

Kitchen with multiple finishes in Blender

When working on a project involving interior spaces and furniture, it is common to get requests from clients to provide multiple alternatives for materials and colors. A project that usually has a massive potential of generating such demands is a kitchen with custom cabinets. Do you want to see an example? An artist called Ryan […]

Bed and Bathroom: Free architectural interior scene

Last week we shared an excellent resource for artists trying to develop their skills in architectural visualization, which consists of an example scene created with Blender 2.9x. You can download and inspect multiple aspects of the project to learn how the artist solved the illumination of such a project. Do you know that we have […]

Making of Aláfia Apartment with Cycles

When you find a visualization project that shows some impressive results, you probably wonder about the process used by the artist to achieve that level of quality. For that reason, we always recommend to our readers to watch and read all material related to the development of a project. It is a powerful learning resource […]

Nu Villa with Blender Cycles

The majority of projects using Blender for architecture have a direct relation to small residential spaces. One of the reasons for that is because it is by far easy to develop a project with lots of existing references. That is also a great way of starting with architectural interiors because you have an abundance of […]

Office exterior with Blender Cycles (Profile)

The project profile series of Blender 3D Architect is a collection of articles aiming for feature projects related to architectural visualization. We invite talented artists to share additional details about each project to demonstrate how they approach each stage. And also allow each author to publicize their work among our readers. How does it work? […]