11 Free PBR materials and HDR maps (Tiles)

As an artist working with architectural visualization, you will have to build an extensive library with assets that will help you to set up a scene quickly. From HDR maps to PBR textures, you will need all those assets. Nowadays, it is easy to find online libraries offering those resources in creative commons zero. That […]

Free Saarinen Womb Chair And Ottoman

When you work with architectural visualization, you will start to realize the importance of a furniture library in your first projects. You can quickly create the architectural elements of a project like walls, floors, windows, and doors. Once you have those elements, you will start looking for materials and furniture. Creating furniture models for all […]

Luxury hotel room rendered with Cycles

After the release of Blender 2.8, you will have to make an important choice at the early stages of a project, which is the renderer you will use process all your scenes. Before version 2.8, you would use Cycles for all your projects, but now you also have Eevee as a compelling option. Eevee is […]

Blender 2.8: The beginner’s guide

In the past couple weeks, we released here in Blender 3D Architect two books that will help our readers to produce better content for architecture and visualization. The first book was about Blender 2.8 for architecture and the second a full guide on Blender Eevee. Based on the feedback received from some of our readers, […]

Last week in Blender 3D Architect 2019: Week 38

If you missed any of our articles from last week in Blender 3D Architect, you now have the chance to view a summary of all the content we posted. Among the materials, you will always find content related to architecture, furniture models, and also news about Blender. Here is a list of articles from last […]

Blender 2.8: How to create a shadeless material?

In previous versions of Blender, we used to have a renderer called “Blender Internal” that is no longer available in Blender 2.8. Regarding architectural visualization, we never found much use for the internal renderer other than maybe rendering technical drawing with Blender. One of the features of the “Blender Internal” in the materials settings was […]

CAD Assistant: Free 3D CAD conversion for Blender

Even with all the tools and options related to modeling in Blender, you might still receive models from customers that you have to import to a project. If that model is not in a friendly format, you will have a hard time trying to figure out a way to convert it to something that Blender […]

10 free PBR materials and HDR maps (Rocks and Bricks)

As an artist working with architectural visualization, you will have to build an extensive library with assets that will help you to set up a scene quickly. From HDR maps to PBR textures, you will need all those assets. Nowadays, it is easy to find online libraries offering those resources in creative commons zero. That […]