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Easy Ways Of Finding Both Front And Side Profiles for Character Modelling

I'm starting to get into photorealistic character modelling and I'm trying to find some reference photos on the internet to practice with. Unfortunately I'm not having any luck finding any photos of ...
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Any good free materials libraries online? [duplicate]

I'm wondering if there's any addons or online libraries of materials I can download. I've found one called online_mat_lib, but then discovered it was from 2008 and ...
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How do 3D modelers make their models?

I'm very new to the 3D modeling/CGI world and I'm just beginning to take my first steps to learning how to make my own models, scenes, etc. My question is how do modelers make their models? Do they ...
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Where can I learn to model (and ideally rig) a realistic looking animal [duplicate]

I've been tasked with creating a realistic-looking cheetah in Blender. I've been using the software a lot over the last year so i know where to look for good courses etc but cannot seem to find any (...
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where I can find materials for shoes? [duplicate]

could someone help me to find out from which websites I can download for free materials for shoes for Blender Cycles? Many thanks in advance! Cris
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Where to learn Quadruped Rigging from? [duplicate]

I am begginer animator, learning about rigging, animation, constraints etc. Did some humanoid rigs, got some logic, but now I want to learn Quadruped rigging for dog. Can't find any quality content ...
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Render Farm Blender + Octane [duplicate]

I am searching for an appropriate possibility to render my scenes. Therefore I am searching for an adequate render farm which supports Blender + Octane. I am working with OctaneRender® Prime (Free ...
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Blender example [duplicate]

Where may I get an example of blender python script? Currently, I'm working on doing a whole python script from scratch to import, operate, export models. And I'm stuck in some issues.
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Rigs available on the market for blender [duplicate]

I'm an animator who just lost his student licence for Maya and is looking to move to Blender, but I can't find a lot of options available for rigs for Blender. I only found Vincent, Rain, and Proog ...
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Does anyone know a good resource that gives a full tutorial on UV unwrapping? [duplicate]

I'm currently amateur-ok at UV unwrapping, but I want to learn how I can straighten UV islands and be able to organize them better, but I haven't found any good resources. Does anyone know a good one?
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How do I change the mode of perspective?

I'm working on a scene that, currently, is much more convenient when the view is.. not the correct perspective. There's a word for this, but I have no idea how to phrase it and my tries to look it up ...
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Are there any good character animation courses out there there are detailed and go into advanced material? [duplicate]

So I recently bought a blender animation course from bloop animation and it covered the very basics. I know the principles of animation and the basics of 3D bone animation, what I'm looking for is ...
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I learned basics of 3d modeling but not sculpting. What should be my next step? [closed]

My main aim for learning blender was for rendering and then animation. I learned basics of 3d modeling but not sculpting. What should be my next step? If I want to focus on learning rendering only, ...
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Free ready-made models for study? (e.g. for rooting hair) [duplicate]

I want to try modeling hair, and generally understand how to use the bezier/taper curves method, but I have trouble figuring out how to root it believably to the head. I think I'd be able to learn ...
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I need some sculpting advice and best practices

I’ve been sculpting on and off for about a year now, mostly just doing fantasy stuff like dragons and monsters. Things that don’t need super correct anatomy or stuff like that to look cool. I started ...
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Is there a good tutorial to understand how the different material windows work? [duplicate]

I'm getting mad at realizing how the material instances are assigned in Blender. Coming from Max, it's driving me crazy to not understand WHERE the material library for the scene is. I am branching ...
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I cannot see or render an image as the world background in cycles

When I set the background to an option from blender it works fine but I wont work when I select an image from my computer. In the screenshot I have an image selected but its just coming up as one ...
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What tools does Blender provide for cloth modeling / simulation / animation?

I´m a real beginner on Blender but I really want to learn how to model 3D clothes after I saw some works like Catty Tay´s: https://www.instagram.com/p/BPaa-NTD6Gj/ Is Blender capable of doing such ...
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Can someone give me a roadmap or a routine to help me learn Blender? [duplicate]

I have been studying Blender on and off for a couple of months but I feel like I always hit a roadblock. I wanna start from the beginning(kind of). Can someone give me a routine they used to study or ...
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How can one have axis-view?

I can't find a single guide/tutorial or any reply to help me out on this one. So how to reset your view so that you can see the selected and focused object from "axis view" so that you can inspect it ...
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Convert satellite image terrain mesh colours to new solid colours

To attempt to explain - I followed CG Geek's tutorial for converting a satellite / aerial photo to a terrain mesh (https://youtu.be/Mj7Z1P2hUWk) - which worked fine, however I am curious if there is ...
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Online render farms for blender [duplicate]

I wanted to ask if there are any free render farms. I tried to find one but I couldn’t. If anyone finds a “free” render farms pls tell me.
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Delete frames from a video

I'm new to editing videos with blender. How can i delete selected frames from a video?
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The metalic look of the material looks opaque [duplicate]

My final renders look "opaque", "poor","doll", "boring" in comparison with my viewport shading and i don't know what to do to improve it. (I use Cycles render) ...
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How do I become better at using blender? [closed]

I've started using blender 2.82 for almost 3 months. I've pretty much learned the basics of its interface however I'm still struggling to pull off good 3d art. I feel that my skills are not that good ...
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where i get alpha brushes for texture paint and sculpting for free?

i have google this,but unfortunately there are a a lot of good ones but paid and some are packs for zbrush, some are images or files in zbrush format, so where can i get a lot of brushes with enough ...
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Where can I find resources on how to animate/morph simple masses for architects? [duplicate]

I enjoy explanations to Blender modelling on youtube, but as an Architect i want to explain concept like the 'big companies'with the big budgets... I want to be able to communicate concepts through ...
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Scuplting for Beginners [duplicate]

What are some free sculpting tutorials for absoute begineers in sculpting, Where each brushes explained in details with examples?
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How would I attach text to a tracked point on video clip

I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and Blender 2.72b. I've got a video clip where I want to display some annotation-like text next to some potatoes on a white table. The potatoes move a little in the video so I ...
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Learning how to model a person [duplicate]

What is the best platform/website/youtube channel to learn how to animate a pixar style 3d animated human character (useing mesh not sch
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beginner tutorials to learn blender [duplicate]

I am a beginner wanting to learn Blender. I have a few different versions of blender with the latest being 2.82A I would prefer to learn the recent blender but I have no problem learning one a ...
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What's the best book to learn blender? [duplicate]

Just as the title says, I am looking for beginner's book for blender. Specifically I want to learn special effects and 3D models. Anyone got any suggestions?
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Where are some places to get reference images for modeling?

I'm a newbie. I've gone through a number of tutorials and want to get some actual experience with modeling. But, I don't know where to go to get good reference images for modeling with front/sides ...
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How to create segment a large model of landscape into smaller sections that can be higher resolution?

I hope to make a 3D model of existing landscapes in blender, with the hope of eventually adding them to video games that allow you to create your own maps. I tried using the following two tutorials ...
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Intimidated Beginner Daunting To Animate [duplicate]

which tutorials can get me to animate my very first 3D animation. The way I learn is if I could find a video to follow along that will allow me to be successful at getting a ball to bounce or getting ...
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How to make a grainy material in Blender Cycles?

How can I make a grainy/noisy looking material in Blender Cycles? I want to have a node set up where I can create a grainy material of my choice of color, with a noise variable so that I change the ...
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Will rendering on linux decrese rendertime?

I am on a Windows 7 Ultimate computer with 2.75GB ram and an Intel Pentium (I know, ancient) T2390 1.87 GHz dual core computer. I have an animation I would like to render, however the estimated time ...
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Real head modeling enliven grandfather [duplicate]

Hello is there any good tutorial for real head modeling in blender 2.8 i would like to model and enliven my grandfather from old photography. Thank you very much
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Any GOOD tutorials? [duplicate]

I'm new to blender 2.8. I have used Blender 2.78 in the past and had some good tutorials bookmarked but I'm having no luck finding good tutorials for 2.8. Danged near ever tutorial I find is made by ...
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Tutorial for facial animation toplogy? [duplicate]

I am trying to retopo a face and I would like to animate it, making smooth facial expression if possible. I'm not a very experienced user but I do my best and try to learn as much as i can. Having a ...
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Where can I go to get good reference images for modelling characters? [duplicate]

Im still kind of new to blender, but I am struggling to find any good reference images / characters online to help me practice retopo and sculpting. Any suggestions?
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Basics of Cycles shading

I have been using Blender for few months on and off. I keep learning and forgetting how to do things. The problem is I don't have a solid understanding of few key things in blender especially about ...
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Weird Black "Shadows" On Rendered Image

I'm getting these weird black shadows on my rendered image of this mailbox I'm making. Here's a link to the file and a link to YouTube so you can see what's going on. I was able to mess with the ...
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How to make a material for glossy Wood

To start off I'd like to learn how to model a wooden rectangle. I know how to manipulate the object and get the shape I want but I really don't know how to get the texture of wood. The look I'm ...
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how to build blender controller and pickers [duplicate]

Can someone point me to a tutorial on how to add controllers and pickers. I have the link to a youtube that I like to build. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1nAWqQSH7fk
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How do I make a 3 dimensional character out of flat picture?

I have a cartoon character (a lion) that is part of my business logo that I want to put into Blender and animate it somehow. Is there any way I can take a flat picture (JPEG) and transform it into a ...
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Helpful tutorials for Modeling, sculpting, and shading [duplicate]

I have been using blender for about two years. And i am still lagging in molding, sculpting and shading knowledge would any one have some good wholesome and helpful tutorials?
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Can't find any tutorials on Body Edgeloops [duplicate]

I can find plenty of tutorials on good edge loops while modelling the head, hands, feet but nothing on the main body itself, any help please?
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Where to learn texture painting? [duplicate]

Texture painting has been really hard for me. Can anyone recommend me a nice place to learn texture painting to lighten my headache?
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What is a good way to learn clean topology? [closed]

I started using Blender 1 year ago, and now when I want to try and make a model of a car I see where my problem is. Model looks very ugly because my topology for something like that is horrible haha. ...

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