Ever had to animate in other software, but wanted to go back to your comfy blender so you could render in our beloved Cycles?... or maybe you're a Maya Animator that really doesn't want to pay for an Arnold licence to get beautiful renders for their reel?... well here is the solution to all your … Continue reading Bring your Maya animations to Blender’s Cycles
Made by the great Julien Duroure on his quest to improve rigging and animation in Blender he created this add-on a perfect companion for every animator, it's very similar to the Bone Selection Sets add-on that comes in blender, but 100 times more powerful, fully featured, among some of these, the ability to select, add … Continue reading Extra Groups v1.0 released!
Remember one of my first posts abou the Pose Breakdowner, today I'm exited to announce that it has great new features! Thanks to Joshua Leung, one of the core developers of blender mostly focused on everything related to development for the animation side it, in a couple of days improved the Pose Breakdowner, a whole … Continue reading Pose Breakdowner – Improvement
Ever wondered how to switch from one camera to an other?, I know I know this is not something often done in hardcore production setups since you want to have each scene in a separate file in order to distribute work across people and many other reasons, but then again if you're making an animatic, … Continue reading Pro Tip: multiple camera switching
What is it? some might wonder... well first of is a tool only for animators, actually its so "only for animators" that you can only make use of it in pose mode, I wish we could take advantage of it in object mode for animated objects, but for the most part, it's pose mode where … Continue reading Pro Tip: Pose Breakdowner
So this is a must know for every blender user that considers himself a PRO. Huh?, yes, being a pro is not only creating great work, but acting like a professional, and a professional contributes to the well being of it's industry... a good way to show your love is to help the blender developers … Continue reading Pro Tip: Reporting Bugs
I've been wanting to talk about this for a while, and I kept forgetting, until the next time I had to do weight painting, and so this time I just decided to write the post, it's a bit longer than usual, but it has big rewards. The problem: ever painted weights?... well if you have, … Continue reading Pro Tip: Custom colors for weightpainting