Retail furniture portfolio with Blender and Cycles

For owners of a design-related business that must manufacture products like furniture, Blender can become an incredible resource. Using the software will allow you to build a portfolio still in the design stage, weeks before going into production. That will allow you to visualize and evaluate the design, or make a perfect environment to display […]

Architectural animation: Seasons

Working with architectural animation is always a challenge because of the long render times you may expect from complex projects. By using Eevee you may cut that time drastically, but it doesn’t support all features of Cycles just yet. For a high-quality render, you probably will have to stick with Cycles for a while. Do […]

D-NOISE Removes noise from Cycles with AI

When you hit the render button in Blender, you will start to wait for your image to appear in front of you for a little while. Depending on the number of samples, hardware a scene complexity it may take from minutes to hours. After that period you still might have to do some tweaking to […]

Hotel room interior with Cycles and Eevee

When you find a project like a bedroom featured here in Blender 3D Architect you will immediately think about a residential space. Today we have a bedroom from a commercial space. An artist with an alias Magogg posted at the BlenderArtists user forums a great set of images from a Hotel room interior, which you […]

Luxury Penthouse in Australia using Blender Cycles

When you start in the architectural visualization business, you will find that in a lot of projects a collaboration with interior designers often produces astonishing results. That was the case with a Luxury Penthouse project in Australia. The project was a collaboration between CTM Studio from New York and Australian interior designer Simone Haag. They […]

Modern Kitchen interior with Cycles

A kitchen interior is always a challenge to any architectural visualization artist due to the amount of detail, furniture, and objects required to create a realistic image. When you get the balance between lights, furniture, and materials right, your scene will catch everyone’s attention. That is the case for a project posted at the BlenderArtists […]

Studio Apartment with artificial lights in Cycles

The vast majority of projects that you will find in architectural visualization uses a daylight simulation. Even in educational materials and tutorials, people tend to show how to simulate bright sunlight entering the room and doesn’t mention the use of artificial lights. When you take a look at Blender artists creating architectural visualization, that is […]

Hotel room with Cycles and IES lights

In the past couple of days, we shared some great news about Blender 2.8 and Cycles. The upcoming release of Blender will feature native support for IES lights in Cycles. That means you can use real data to simulate artificial lights in your architectural visualization projects. But, how do IES profiles affect the render in […]