[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!

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[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 controls selection & add opposite.

One of the things I love about animating in blender is because the way the rigging system has been thought of for having sides and blender acknowledge those sides has made blender have built in tools that you find in some studios, in many they work poorly or slowly but its a problem that in … Continue reading [Pro Tip] flip controls selection & add opposite.

LollypopMan – Mouth Breakdown

For a long time I've been wanting to pickup LollypopMan and rig him from scratch, do a mix between the old low poly version and the newer kind of plastiline version and just create a "final" one to animate with and have fun with new rigging techniques and to be able to use all my … Continue reading LollypopMan – Mouth Breakdown

[Pro Tip] Double Controls.

This is a thing that someone told me last year, and then when I started working at a big studio, realized pretty much every big pipeline has it: and it's double controls, something that free rigs on the internet usually don't have as far as I've seen, probably because Maya has ANIMATION LAYERS, which seems … Continue reading [Pro Tip] Double Controls.

The NEW rigify.

As some have seen the old Rigify, which I'm very fond of, has seen some important updates, lemme pause right there if you haven't this is the Tutorial for the old rigify, which is still mostly relevant, and so consider this as "part two" or "advanced rigify" so you learn a bit more of the … Continue reading The NEW rigify.

Getting started with the grease pencil

So it's been a week since the trailer for the short film HERO is out. Hero is a 2D animated short film on a 3d environment created completely inside of blender, 2D and 3D animation all together live inside of Blender's viewport. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDp15rl8ctU Daniel Martinez Lara, who you probably remember because of Alike, has been … Continue reading Getting started with the grease pencil