Thursday, 16 February 2012 19:25
Dissolving text in Blender has always been a lot of work, but not anymore! Blender 2.62 got a great new addition - the Remesh modifier! It's power combined with a particle system make this awesome effect.
Thursday, 28 April 2011 12:18
It's fairly easy to dissolve objects in Blender, but you can go even further. Learn how to use particles, a point density texture for volume rendering and a moving force field to get a ghost-like effect.
Friday, 04 March 2011 19:46
Most people use very bright shaders when creating fire in Blender. But in many situations a more subtle approach works a lot better. This tutorial shows you how to get there!
Sunday, 27 February 2011 18:36
Monday, 14 February 2011 18:48
Inkdrops are heavily used in Motion Graphics and Design. Usually one needs to search through stock footage archives to find a fitting drop, which often also means to pay license fees. Thanks to Blender, you can now easily create perfect Inkdrops that can be tailored to your project's needs.
Tuesday, 01 February 2011 22:05
Sunday, 30 January 2011 17:47
The second effect of Nion's second reel shows a big drum of smoke growing dangerously bigger and bigger - a nice, simple and very educational effect I chose for my second tutorial of his grand effect reels!
Wednesday, 26 January 2011 20:47
If you ever wanted to know how to mix smoke of different colors in Blender 2.5, here's a simple howto. This is the first part of my series of tutorials for Nion's excellent Blender effects. Preview video and tutorial after the jump!