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May 13, 2015

Create a shortcut and associate blend file to blender in Ubuntu

May 13, 2015 - 0 Comments



Are you interested in blender 3d, plan to purchase a new PC, confused about which os to install which one is suitable for blender? my recommendation is Ubuntu(Linux) OS, both are free and open source. installing a software in Ubuntu OS is not simple for new user as compared to windows, most software available in Ubuntu software centre, but sometimes you don't get the latest software at this stage you need to download that manually or installing that using PPA. Here i going to tell how to manually download the package install that, then adding shortcut and finally associate the .blend file to blender.

  1. Download Linux version blender from blender.org.
  2. Extract the file where you want and rename the extracted folder to blender_2.74 (in my case extracted in home/Downloads).

  3. Now create this code in any of your favourite text editor i used the gedit.
    [Desktop Entry]
    Version=1.0
    Name=blender
    Type=Application
    Exec=/home/anandharaja/Downloads/blender_2.74/blender
    TryExec=/home/anandharaja/Downloads/blender_2.74/blender
    Terminal=false
    StartupNotify=true
    Icon=/home/anandharaja/Downloads/blender_2.74/icons/48x48/apps/blender.png

  4. Replace the "Exec,TryExec, Icons" folder location to your location where you extracted the file.
  5. Save this file as "blender.desktop" in Home/.local/share/applications (if you are not able to see ".local" folder means press CTRL + H in home folder to unhidden the folder.)

  6. Go to the blender extracted folder and open the blender file.

  7. Now blender icon shows in the launcher, right click the icon and select lock to launcher.

  8. Exit the blender then check icon still showing in launcher, if shows you done it correctly.
  9. Next we need to associate the .blend file to open in blender.
  10. Open terminal type "sudo nautilus" and the type the password.

  11. Now go to "computer/user/share/applications/"
  12. Right click the defaults.list file select open with gedit.

  13. Add this line in the end " application/x-blender=blender.desktop ".

  14. Now you are done.

April 28, 2015

Create a Kitchen Part2 of 2

April 28, 2015 - 0 Comments


In this Part-02 tutorial you will learn how to render the kitchen in cycles

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to add lighting to the scene
  • How to add materials
  • some tips to use blender
  • How to use Depth of Filed (view port feature) in 2.74
Watch Tutorial Here:-


Watch this tutorial on Vimeo (coming Soon)

Downloads:-
Crown Molding
Marble white
Tiles plain
Tiles plain bump

    Create a Kitchen Part1 of 2


    In Part-01 of this tutorial you will learn how to model the kitchen in Blender 2.74

    In this tutorial you will learn:
    • How to model the kitchen in real world scale size
    • How to use the modifiers
    • Some tips and tricks.
    Watch Tutorial Here:-



    Download Models:-
    Break-Time 
    Fridge
    Gas Stove Top
    Stool
    Table
    Toaster
    Tap


      November 22, 2014

      Creating a pillow in blender (Timelapse)

      November 22, 2014 - 1 Comment



      Hi, there
      i created a poll in google+ page, what type of tutorial you expected for creating a pillow most of them suggested complete tutorial, but unfortunately i don't have enough time to record the complete tutorial so i recorded the time-lapse video, don't worry definitely i will do the complete tutorial. hope you all like this time-lapse.


      Watch Tutorial Here:


      October 23, 2014

      Create a grunge wall in blender

      October 23, 2014 - 0 Comments


      In this tutorial i explained how to use the multiple images in the texture paint. Blender 2.72 have an option to use use the image slots, like a layers in the Photoshop and gimp. so i take opportunity to use that feature in this tutorial

      In this tutorial you will learn:
      • How to use the multiple images in texture paint
      • How to combine the .png and .jpeg images in node editor
      • Tips for using the blending option
      • Some tips and tricks.
      Watch Tutorial Here:-





        August 06, 2014

        Modeling and Rendering a Whistle in Blender

        August 06, 2014 - 0 Comments




        In this basic tutorial go through the process of modeling a whistle in blender, You will learn some tips and tricks about modeling.

        In this Video you will learn :
        • How to model the whistle
        • How to use the mirror modifier
        • How to use the screw modifier
        • Some tips and tricks to use blender
        • How to create the basic material for whistle
        • Finally render the scene with Basic lighting in cycles.
        Watch Tutorial Here : -


        Watch This Tutorial on Vimeo 

        Downloads :-

        HDRI Image

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