Free download of 15 plant models for Blender

There are lots of Add-ons nowadays offering tools to insert vegetation and trees in projects developed with Blender. Still, sometimes you might need a simple tree model or bush for an exterior design concept. If you want to grab a great collection of vegetation models, the guys from Maxtree have an outstanding resource. By visiting […]

Eco District in the Netherlands with Blender Cycles

A couple of years ago, a 3D artist would become worried about a project using large amounts of vegetation. A project with such features would need powerful hardware to process and lots of tricks and expensive software to get good results in time. Today it is a lot easier to do projects with vast vegetation […]

Blender Geometry Nodes: Procedural vegetation

In the future, we will see many Blender tools and options accessible using Nodes, which will multiply the number of procedural controls for modeling. Today, you can already taste some of those controls with the incredible Geometry Nodes Editor. With the editor, it is possible to start making 3D objects using Nodes only. Can you […]

Scatter 5 Open beta (Free download)

If you work with architectural visualization and Blender, you need a set of tools or Add-ons to help you create and manage elements like vegetation and grass. You can try to create that using default tools of Blender, like particles, but I can assure you that with a nice Add-on, you can save a lot […]

A45 Cabin residence with E-Cycles (Profile)

The project profile series of Blender 3D Architect is a collection of articles with the aim of feature projects related to architectural visualization. We invite talented artists to share additional details about each project to demonstrate how they approach each stage of the process. And also allow each author to publicize their work among our […]

Wooden passive house with Blender Cycles

When you start working in projects related to architectural visualization, it is a matter of time until you find your unique visual style. Some artists will begin to create images that share that style in a way that you will immediately identify the author. That seems to be the case for digital artist Marcin Mądry […]

Tree it: Free tool to create 3D Trees as OBJ files

An external visualization project will need a significant amount of vegetation to create the proper context, and reproduce a believable environment. If you have performance issues with large 3D files, a good solution would be to invest in cutout images of trees to apply directly in planes. Since they are just textures, you won’t add […]

Modeling trees and vegetation with Blender for architecture

If you ever had to model a tree in Blender to use in exterior views of an architectural project, you will be glad to know that there is an addon called Sapling that can make this task really easy to accomplish. The sapling addon is built in Blender 2.63a and can manage to create trees […]

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