Architectural animation with Eevee

Architectural animation with Eevee

When you start a visualization project that has a clear objective of making an still image you will face a few minutes or hours of render time. Depending on the complexity and power of your hardware that could drop a little, but the wait is inevitable. For the cases where the objective is to create […]

Lighting for architecture in the Unreal Engine

One of the topics that always makes people stop for a moment to either read a tutorial or watch a scene breakdown is lighting. The subject is complicated and hard to master because each scene has a particular need and no formula will work for all environments. You have to develop an excellent basis to […]

Free tileable PBR textures for Blender

Free tileable PBR textures for Blender

Sometimes you will find some texture packs with a label stating that they only work with specific software. For instance, when you find a texture pack that points “made for Corona Render.” Do you still download that pack? We often get those files to see if they work with Blender for a simple reason. Even […]

Recommended books about interior design

Having your architectural model ready to render in Cycles will involve two main steps. The first one is to create all architectural elements like walls, windows, doors and more. Once you get them in 3d, the next step is to think about how you will organize furniture and set the primary color scheme for your […]

Using CAD blocks in Blender

Using CAD blocks in Blender: New lesson

The use of Blender for architectural visualization can go much further than only creating realistic images. You can also use the NPR capabilities of FreeStyle to create architectural documentation, like a floor plan and section cuts. It may sound strange at first, but once you get the technique, it becomes incredibly easy and fast to […]

Free wood floor PBR textures in 4K

Free wood floor PBR texture in 4K

When you think about a proper material to use in an interior visualization in a floor, what type of surface comes to mind? Usually, for that type of surface, you will end up picking wood, stone tiles or maybe a carpet. That will depend on the design guidelines you have for the project. Usually, that […]

List of Add-ons for architectural visualization with Blender

The Blender core tools offer a wide range of options to create 3d models for architecture and render them in Cycles. But, if you want to go further or speed up your modeling, an Add-on might give you the tools you need to decrease production time. Add-ons in Blender works like a plugin, where you […]

download a free wardrobe

Free wardrobe set for bedroom visualization

For a bedroom project, you will need a particular set of furniture models like a realistic bed, maybe some chairs and a wardrobe. One of the challenges with a bedroom visualization is that you might have to work with a custom-made wardrobe. In that case, you will have to deal with a separate project and […]