https://youtu.be/XQiVaSJyffo 💬 In this video I'll show you some techniques to Optimize Blender For Faster Animation Playback. so you can hopefully animate at your target framerate (24 fps normally) 🔴 DISCLAIMER: the results will largely depend on the capabilities on each PC but following these tips should definitely boost your playback by a bunch. Also … Continue reading Optimize Blender For Faster Animation Playback.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0o_yHwSafE 💬 I created a post about this back in the 2.7x era which you can find here and then a second one when they included a few options I proposed back in 2017 right here, in any case inthis video we'll learn how to use blender's breakdowner so you can work your breakdowns or … Continue reading The Breakdowner!
Get started with Grease Pencil!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzIzqJAWuM0 💬 Learn how to create a simple face turn with this grease pencil introduction, we'll colour, sculpt add modifiers and effects to our grease pencil animation in a very fun and easy exercise. 🎁 Here are the links to the iPad that I'm using and my every day graphics tablet, these are affiliate links … Continue reading Get started with Grease Pencil!
From Maya to EEVEE
So a few years back in this same little blog I did a little written tutorial about bringing your animations from blender to cycles, things where not that different then, there was the first implementation of the alembic exporter in place, I believe I even sent my files to test out some issues at the … Continue reading From Maya to EEVEE
Animating a Blink [BAW]
💬 I this series of BLENDER ANIMATION WORKFLOWS [BAW] , we'll see how to use blender's tools for animation like the the keyfram types, graph editor, dopesheet, breakdowner, pose mode, animation layers and everything at our disposal to make animation in blender as painless as possible. https://youtu.be/YTjtLdVd3xk Part I: the blocking https://youtu.be/j_VnVijd6-U Part II: the … Continue reading Animating a Blink [BAW]
New RIGIFY course on YouTube!
So I decided to start this free course on learning RIGIFY for BLENDER, I really like rigify because it's really simple and easy to use and if you learn it a little bit more in depth, you can do whatever you want and even automate your process of rig creation. Here is the trailer for … Continue reading New RIGIFY course on YouTube!
Link Characters with Library Overrides
💬 In this quick video I'll shos you how to use Library Overrides for linked characters so you can also add modifiers like the lattice to create super cartoony effects!. 🔴 DISCLAIMER: Library overrides is a work in process so it might lead to more unstable scenes for now.🎁 Support my channel by buying my … Continue reading Link Characters with Library Overrides
[Pro-Tip] Never Lose Work Again!
Here's how I've setup blender for years and I've never lost work since!. Blender has a few features that I love and others that I love: not so much, One of my favorites things it's how fast it is to save a file: unless its above 700 mb, that's too much and blender will lag … Continue reading [Pro-Tip] Never Lose Work Again!
[Video Tutorial] Dynamics driven fish.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qrpCqlmocw In this little tutorial below you'll see how to create this little fish that animates itself. https://youtu.be/yKc6AFvPsUQ Make sure to show me what you do with this easy technique!!
[Pro-Tip] Flip you camera.
In blender, if you scale your camera in negative x so "-1" you get a flipped camera. that's it!, it's that simple... sorry no more explanation than that. though there are some viewport issues in 2.79 with this, those issues dont affect when rendering in cycles. Okay just to add an extra tip: if you … Continue reading [Pro-Tip] Flip you camera.