Lama Beige: architectural interior with Blender and Octane

As we usually recommend to all of our readers here in Blender 3D Architect, one of the best ways to improve your skills in architectural visualization is with practice. Get an idea or existing project and try to recreate it using Blender and your render of choice. Even skilled artists still find time to work […]

Garden with Blender and Octane Render

In a lot of projects related to architectural exteriors, you will find that using quality vegetation and trees makes a huge difference on a render. Most of those projects will feature some level of green surfaces, which you can use to improve the visuals or compose your background for a render. Nowadays, we have plenty […]

Oak Pass House: Blender and Octane Render for architecture

In a couple of years working with architectural visualization, you will probably collect a few projects over time. We do have some projects here at the office that goes all the way back to 2006, which used Blender 2.41 for modeling and the YafRay render engine. Taking old projects and trying to render them again […]

Relax on terrace – Exterior with Blender and Octane Render (Profile)

If you keep track of all recent updates here in Blender 3D Architect about visualization projects using Blender, you will remember the work from the talented artist Jan Morek. He eventually posts some incredible renders from both interiors and exteriors using Blender and Octane Render. A couple of days ago he shared some renders from […]

Landform House – Master bedroom: Blender and Octane Render

There are numerous projects we publish here in Blender 3D Architect where an artist takes an existing design and tries to recreate it in Blender. That is an effective and powerful way of developing your skills as an architectural visualization artist. You can also take this opportunity to try some new renderers. In a recent […]

X/A Apartments with Blender and Octane Render

One of the best ways to develop your skills in architectural visualization is with practice. Find a project that you like and try to build the visualization in Blender, as if you were working on a commercial project. You will find problems and challenges that will help you understand and develop a workflow to fix […]

Maxime Residence with Blender and Octane Render

The best way to develop your skills in architectural visualization is with practice. You can take one of your designs and try to make a realistic image using Blender and your preferred renderer. What if you don’t have an original design? Use a project that you like as a reference. That was precisely what digital […]

18 free materials for Octane Render

The availability of external renders for Blender nowadays is fantastic, and besides the two excellent internal options, you could also choose to work with several others. For instance, you could render projects with Corona, V-Ray, or Octane Render. A lot of project we feature here uses Octane as their main render engine. If you also […]