Free download of full apartment models

To get started with architectural visualization you must first create your own 3d model and setup all materials, and then pick a good renderer to work with. If you just want to test your skills related to rendering and need a full 3d model to work with, I found a free resourse that might be […]

Kitchenware in 3d made with Blender

From all the scenes in an architectural visualization project I believe that rendering a kitchen is a challenge by itself, not only because it has several different surfaces demanding a lot of work from artists. The reason for the challenge is the amount of props required to give realism to the scene. A regular kitchen […]

Furniture download: Wardrobe set ready for Cycles

An architectural visualization artist has a lot of tasks during a regular workday, and we can place the “collect new furniture models” on top of the list! If you ever tried to create a project where key furniture was missing, you know how important it may become to build a large library with lots of […]

Free furniture 3d models: Rustic collection

The easiest types of furniture we find at online libraries are the modern designs from the fifties, sixties or the seventies. But, if you ever tried to look for something like a rustic design you probably didn’t find too many options. Well, on my daily browsing at BlendSwap I found a collection of furniture models […]

Free download of chairs and sofas for architecture

A few months ago I did recommend a collection of seats available at BlendSwap called “Seat!”, which was a nice collection of chairs and sofas created with Blender by an artist called Michel Berhanu. And now the artist has a follow up on this collection with Seat! 2.0 and this time the focus is on […]

Free download of kitchen cabinets

What is the most challenging scene to produce in architectural visualization? The answers and arguments would make any attempt to point a single scene as the most challenging an endless debate. But, from my experience I can point that the interior visualization of a kitchen is for me one of the most challenging. The reason […]

Free download of an antique chairs set

The baroque architecture has some beautiful architectural landmarks around the world, some of them here in my home country. But, besides some interesting architecture mostly related to churches, we have a unique style of baroque architecture for furniture. An example of this unique style can be seen in this set of antique chairs that could […]

Free download of a modern coffee table made with Blender

The use of textures on a simple model can really improve the way it looks on a scene, especially for furniture objects. Take a look on this simple modern coffee table available for free on Blend Swap. The model itself is simple, but the textures applied to the model add another level of realism to […]