Apartment interior with Blender 2.8 and Cycles

Now that we have a stable version of Blender 2.8 with Eevee available, a significant amount of people starts to wonder when they should use Cycles instead of Eevee. The best answer for that question has a direct relation to the level of realism you wish for a render. Eevee is excellent to deliver instant […]

Museum visualization with Blender

The vast majority of projects related to architectural visualization has residential spaces as their main topic of interest. One of the reasons for that is because that is also the most common type of project for architects. You will find a much bigger demand for residential projects. One type of project that we never featured […]

Extruded House in Blender

What is the best way to practice your architectural visualization skills? The best approach to develop your skills with Blender and become more familiar with an architectural workflow is with practice. If you don’t have your design to create a visualization, use existing projects as a base. Here is an example of a project that […]

Backyard and flowers with Blender Cycles

A reader from Blender 3D Architect once wrote to us asking for more projects with external views rendered in Blender. We post a lot of internal visualization because it is the most common type of render for artists using not only Blender but any 3d software for architecture. If you are also looking for examples […]

Room Corner with Blender Cycles and no HDR

For projects using Blender Cycles to render interiors, you will find that most artists will use similar settings. You will use an HDR map in the environment settings, Area Lamps on windows, and maybe a Sun Lamp. All that lights will create a natural daylight look in your render. However, some artists may get excellent […]

Realistic interior with Cycles and source scene

When you decide to practice your skills in architectural rendering, you will probably get a fresh project, fire up Blender and create a model. From that model, you will get furniture files and setup textures for all objects. Once everything is in place, you will start rendering. Do you want to skip all the modeling […]

Master bedroom with Blender Cycles

Some artists that we often feature here in Blender 3D Architect have a reputation for always deliver some quality images and render, keeping an impressive portfolio. That is the case for Julio Cezar Pires, also known as julioras in the BlenderArtists forums. He posted another project with a focus on architectural visualization. It is a […]

20 interiors for a commercial portfolio with Cycles

An architectural visualization project in Blender usually results in a couple of renders from interiors and external views. Sometimes you might get a big project that will require more a few additional renders. Typically, artists will produce on average about five renders for a project. That was not the case with one of the latest […]