Kitchen interior with Cycles and fspy

In most interior design projects you will start with a concept that will later become a full architectural project. As a starting point, you can use either a technical drawing or a collection of reference images. Taking existing projects as a reference from photos works as a guide for several interior designers. However, a reference […]

Lama Beige: architectural interior with Blender and Octane

As we usually recommend to all of our readers here in Blender 3D Architect, one of the best ways to improve your skills in architectural visualization is with practice. Get an idea or existing project and try to recreate it using Blender and your render of choice. Even skilled artists still find time to work […]

Apartment interior with Cycles: Architectural glass and carpet download

The project today is an apartment interior rendered by artist Filipe Lima Botelho, which was a design from RPeixoto Architecture. In a thread at the Blender Artists forums, you will find several renders from the project, showing some impressive interior designs. A total of 15 images are available from this particular project. As a bonus […]

Cycles living room with settings

An interesting project posted at the Blender Artists forums from a user named “Detective” might help you learn a few aspects of how to light interior scenes. The project has a simple and straightforward name of “Living Room”. For that particular scene, you will find lots of free assets used by the author coming from […]

Dining space with Blender Cycles (Profile)

How was your first interior visualization project using Blender? In most cases, you will start using Blender to see if it fits your project development workflow and make some render tests to evaluate results. What if you tried to go straight to a commercial project with your first try with Blender? If you don’t have […]

House in Crozon with Blender Cycles

An exterior visualization project has a particular set of challenges for most architectural visualization artists, and balancing the amount of data you want to process for rendering is one of them. That is a critical aspect of render for scenes with lots of vegetation and trees, which can easily fill all available memory in a […]

Miss Loan Villa: Interior rendering with the Blackbody Node

A typical setup for interiors with Blender Cycles to create realistic renders consists of adding an HDR map to the background of your scene. It will create a backplate for the render and also contribute to the lighting of your scene. Depending on your HDR map it could even work as a Sun Light to […]

Oak Pass House: Blender and Octane Render for architecture

In a couple of years working with architectural visualization, you will probably collect a few projects over time. We do have some projects here at the office that goes all the way back to 2006, which used Blender 2.41 for modeling and the YafRay render engine. Taking old projects and trying to render them again […]