Scatter 4 released for Blender (25% OFF for a limited time)

As you probably know from all the articles we often post here in Blender 3D Architect, some tasks are quite hard to accomplish in Blender without the help of a powerful Add-on. In some cases, you can do the job using only Blender default tools, but it would take an incredible amount of time. To […]

Must-have Add-ons for architecture with Blender: Set Precise Mesh (Free)

Having options to work with precision modeling in Blender is critical for any project related to architectural visualization, and we have quite a few options to manage lengths available. During modeling, you can specify distances with numeric input from the keyboard to help you create architectural elements, but after you have completed those objects editing […]

Getting started with Sverchok for 3D modeling

In the past couple of weeks, we talked a lot about how you can start making parametric models in Blender with the incredible Sverchok Add-on. It introduces many new Nodes to create 3D objects and modify them in many ways, including full parametric controls for objects. Since this is a new concept of modeling for […]

Ladybug tools for Blender updates v0.0.201010

In the past couple of weeks, we posted several news related to updates in new Add-ons for Blender that significantly increase the number of options available to develop architectural designs. One of those Add-ons is the Ladybug Tools for Blender. What can you do with that Add-on? By using Ladybug Tools, you can simulate and […]

Alpha Trees Add-on for mapped tree textures

How do you handle large vegetation landscapes for architectural exteriors? In Blender, we have several methods to create vegetation using tools like particles that can take one instance of an object and make hundreds of copies. Numerous Add-ons provide an easy and fast way to set up those copies with a few mouse clicks. A […]

PyClone and Home Builder: Parametric Asset Libraries in Blender 2.90

After a while working with architectural visualization projects, you probably will start to wonder about how useful a full parametric library of assets could be in your workflow. For most people, having to edit and change furniture elements is a time consuming and boring task. That is a reality when you must work on projects […]