Apartment interior with Cycles: Architectural glass and carpet download

The project today is an apartment interior rendered by artist Filipe Lima Botelho, which was a design from RPeixoto Architecture. In a thread at the Blender Artists forums, you will find several renders from the project, showing some impressive interior designs. A total of 15 images are available from this particular project. As a bonus […]

Cycles living room with settings

An interesting project posted at the Blender Artists forums from a user named “Detective” might help you learn a few aspects of how to light interior scenes. The project has a simple and straightforward name of “Living Room”. For that particular scene, you will find lots of free assets used by the author coming from […]

Scandinavian Loft with Blender Cycles

Once you start working with architectural visualization it will be a matter of time until you find yourself working on personal projects, like taking an existing project and recreate that in Blender. We posted several examples of this practice in the past, and today we have another impressive exercise from digital artist Helmy Ardiansyah from […]

Backyard and flowers with Blender Cycles

A reader from Blender 3D Architect once wrote to us asking for more projects with external views rendered in Blender. We post a lot of internal visualization because it is the most common type of render for artists using not only Blender but any 3d software for architecture. If you are also looking for examples […]

Interior visualization using Cycles with settings

The big question a lot of artists are asking themselves nowadays is when to use Cycles or Eevee if you are already using Blender 2.8. When you start a project, you should have an idea of which render you want to use. For projects that require maximum realism, Cycle is still the best choice. Do […]

White interior and light settings for Blender

Even with all the news and benefits of using Eevee for architectural renders in Blender, you should still consider getting projects rendered with Cycles. The main reason is the incredible level of realism you can achieve. There is no doubt about what you can do with Eevee, but Cycles is still the best solution for […]

Room Corner with Blender Cycles and no HDR

For projects using Blender Cycles to render interiors, you will find that most artists will use similar settings. You will use an HDR map in the environment settings, Area Lamps on windows, and maybe a Sun Lamp. All that lights will create a natural daylight look in your render. However, some artists may get excellent […]

Compact residence with Blender Cycles

The settings used to light a scene for interiors in Cycles will most likely feature an HDRI map as environment texture. That map will help you both compose a background and add light energy to the scene. But, a few artists are choosing a bright white light as background to light their scenes with some […]