Free plants

Free plants models with textures for Blender

What is the best method to create vegetation in Blender for architectural visualization? In that case, you have two main options. The first one is using textures in planes. If the textures have an alpha channel, you will get a vegetation “object” to use in your scene. You cant move the camera around the object, […]

photo reference

18GB of free photo reference

As a digital artist working with architectural visualization, you probably need lots of photo reference sources. Those images will help you during modeling and also be part of a render, as a background or texture. How do you search and find a photo reference for architecture? Those references will help you in both furniture modeling […]

seamless textures for architecture

Free CC0 seamless textures for architecture

Update: The Struffel productions site is offline. Get the new link here. What are the best characteristics of a texture for architecture visualization? A great texture would have an excellent resolution to match an equally high-resolution render. Have multiple maps to create PBR materials and be seamless. For many artists having seamless textures for architecture […]

126 free low poly furniture models

120 free low poly furniture models

For a realistic rendering of a scene you would want to look for furniture models that have a considerable amount of detail, and high-polygon count. That type of model will fit just fine with renderings in Cycles. But, what about the opposite? If you don’t have low-poly models in your library, you will have the […]

200 free art and architecture books

200 free art and architecture books

As part of any process of formal education in visual arts like architecture and design, you will have to study art. How it evolved over the years and a few of the most important names in each field. The information will create a solid base to develop your style and develop references for your work. […]

Free download of a Roof-top Garden House project

When you are in the process of creating a design for a particular project, you will end up having to solve a lot of problems. That reminds me of a quick guide we sent to premium subscribers of Blender 3D Architect, where we discuss the interior design process. At the guide, we talk about the […]

26 Free furniture models for architectural interiors

A popular subject among readers of Blender 3D Architect are assets to use in architectural visualization. Where to find good resources that are compatible with Blender and that might give you some aid in the production of your projects. Doing a quick search will show you a lot of potential resources, but most of them […]

2000 free textures for architectural visualization

An excellent collection of textures is undoubtelly a must-have for architectural visualization, and from time to time we share a link to a place where you can download some of those textures for free. Those free texture collections usually offer a small variety of options. But, today you have the opportunity to get a collection […]