Blender for architecture: Units settings for precision modeling

With the upcoming release of Blender 2.8 in the next months a lot more artists are considering migrating to Blender as their primary tool for architectural visualization. When people see some of the artwork produced with both Eevee and Cycles, they immediately start think more seriously about using Blender. A key feature of any software […]

Free glass materials pack for the Unreal Engine

The future of architectural visualization has close ties with real-time rendering and most of the marketing is shifting to that technology. You will see a lot more people choose Eevee instead of Cycles in the coming months and the popularity of solutions like the Unreal Engine is a great indicator of that fact. If you […]

Lighting design basics

When you start to work on a project in Blender, you will almost certainly wonder how to solve the lighting of your scenes. You will begin to plan where to place sun lamps, HDR maps, and area lamps. If you are working with either Cycles or Eevee that should be a concern. Despite all technical […]

Free denim PBR texture in 4K

A texture library is an incredibly valuable asset for any architectural visualization artist. Regarding architectural interiors, you will almost immediately start thinking about textures for surfaces like wood, bricks, tiles, and others. For projects where you have to work with lots of fabrics, you will need a wide variety of such textures to make a […]

White interior with concrete textures using Cycles

When you start to design an interior visualization project with Blender you will try to get textures and materials that can represent the mood for the project. If you want something clean, you will start with lots of white and shades of light gray. How much can you change a project using textures? Do you […]

Free two seater sofa for Blender

Do you want to download an incredible sofa model for Blender? An artist called Yuliya Sumina shared a model of the Flou Borgonuovo 2 seater sofa that you can use with Blender. The sofa is a design from Emanuela Garbin and Mario Dell’Orto featuring a modern look for your interior designs. To find more about […]

42 free cutout textures of pets

An easy way to add context to any architectural visualization is with the use of human scales in your images. You can add a 3D model of a person or choose something simpler like a cutout texture. How big is your cutout texture library? Today you will have the opportunity to grow that collection with […]

Free knobs and handles for 3D furniture

When you have to work in a project that requires a custom furniture model, you will spend some time building the structure and add all kinds of details to the object. A lot of furniture objects will require knobs and handles, like kitchen cabinets or a wardrobe. Have you ever tried to model such details? […]