The magic mineral

In this week's tutorial we'll cover the whole process of creation of a little fantastic scene: some kind of magic mineral. Model it, add complex materials to it, render it... and then dive into the compositor to create our final scene and some quick tricks about noise reduction techniques to get our renders cleaner. Enjoy!

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Camera Tracking: 3D + Real Video Compositing

Here you have a little compilation of videotutorials that will help you the basics of taking your real footage, track the camera motion and integrate 3D objects on it :D You'll learn how to generate an image sequence from your video inside Blender, you'll track the camera motion in your footage, and finally, you'll make the compositing to add your 3D objects on top of the real video. Cool!

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Cycles Introduction

Cycles is the brand new render engine in Blender. It's a physically realistic and unbiased render engine, and it comes with a set of new features, like a new material system and options. In this tutorial, we'll make an introduction to it, going throgh things like setting it up, lighting and adding materials to a scene, a simple material created using nodes, depth of field...

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