Tiny house with Blender Cycles

The primary camera of an architectural visualization project in Blender is a key part of any design and can help a lot in composition. Based on their location, you can place objects and models to compose with the background and save a lot of work with object placement. A great example of a clever camera […]

Black coffee and Black office with Cycles (Profile)

The project profile series of Blender 3D Architect is a collection of articles aiming for feature projects related to architectural visualization. We invite talented artists to share additional details about each project to demonstrate how they approach each stage. And also allow each author to publicize their work among our readers. How does it work? […]

Marble living: EEVEE and Cycles in the same project

A significant benefit we have in Blender when working with architectural visualization is to use two renderers sharing lots of data. When you start to create a project to render in Cycles, it can quickly begin with Eevee for materials and later render it with Cycles for maximum quality. The use of Eevee for architectural […]

IKEA scenes in Blender using fSpy

Whenever I can teach classes about Blender and architecture, I get questions from students on how to start. A great way to build a portfolio is to use photo references from existing projects and reproduce them in Blender. By using Cycles or E-Cycles, you can get some impressive results. A tool that can help you […]

Bedroom interior with material settings (Curtain)

A common type of project that you usually find in portfolios of architectural visualization artists is a bedroom. For an interior designer looking to start building a set of renders, it is a great place to start because you can use lots of references from other artists. A couple of days ago, an artist called […]

Free scene to learn lighting for exteriors with Cycles (CC0)

Yesterday, I recommended to the readers of Blender 3D Architect, a great resource to learn about interior lighting for architecture using Cycles, a breakdown video from a scene. It is an opportunity to learn the process and workflow used by the artist in this project. Despite being an excellent resource to learn about interior lighting […]

Making of Aláfia Apartment with Cycles

When you find a visualization project that shows some impressive results, you probably wonder about the process used by the artist to achieve that level of quality. For that reason, we always recommend to our readers to watch and read all material related to the development of a project. It is a powerful learning resource […]

Nu Villa with Blender Cycles

The majority of projects using Blender for architecture have a direct relation to small residential spaces. One of the reasons for that is because it is by far easy to develop a project with lots of existing references. That is also a great way of starting with architectural interiors because you have an abundance of […]

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