36 Free PBR materials for architecture

If you have the patience and discipline to save and keep all PBR materials we post along the years, you will build a massive library of assets. We often share textures and materials that you can use for architectural visualization with a permissive license. In most cases, the material has a public domain license or […]

Free PBR textures and HDR maps for architecture

The availability of free resources for digital art nowadays will make you lose track of all possible updates regarding textures and HDR maps, which you can use to improve your work in architectural visualization. To help you get the latest resources from several online libraries will often put together a list with the newest resources […]

Free download of a PBR leather material

When you find a resource online for an external renderer like Corona Render, which most of the time will have 3ds Max as the main reference you will probably wonder if you can use that with Blender. For most cases, it will not work if you get a native file like “MAX” or “MAT”. But, […]

11 Free PBR textures for architecture

Yesterday we posted an article with some updates regarding HDR maps for architecture. Today it is time to catch up with some recent additions to the online repositories of PBR materials. What is a PBR material? With that kind of material, you will be able to craft realistic surfaces on both Cycles and Eevee. The […]

HDR maps for interior rendering

If you have a project to render using either Eevee or Cycles, there is a high chance that you will need an HDR map for lighting. Using such a map as your environment texture could be the difference between an artificial and dark image to something realistic and bright. In the past we had to […]

Free floor tile texture in 8K

It is never too much to get some more high-quality textures for your personal library and add some new options for a future project. If that new texture has 8k resolution and might help you with architectural visualization it is something you can’t miss. Do you want to download a free cracked brick floor texture? […]

12 free high-resolution textures for interiors

In the search for assets to grow your library of resources for architectural visualization you probably have textures as the second item on your list, right behind furniture models. There are several sources of free textures available nowadays, but it is never too much to get additional files for variety. The texture collection we are […]

80k free IES profiles for architectural light

Among the new features of Blender 2.8 for architectural render, you will notice that it now has support for IES profiles in lights. That will give you an incredible tool to create realistic simulations for real-world lights in Blender. What is an IES profile? That is a small text file describing how a particular lamp […]