A Roman Column (link)

abstract:In this tutorial I will create a simple roman Column using the mirror modifier, Crease and Loop Subdivision. The tutorial covers any recent blender-version up to the currently recommended release 2.49b and Jass2....

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Sculpted Prims Part III (link)

abstract:The tutorial gives a more in depth introduction to the most important modelling tools in blender and shows some nice tricks for the every day usage of this tool. One highlight is the description of the primstar...

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Your Donations

First of all we want to thank all those who have donated to us ever since this Blog has come to life 2 years ago! You definitively help us to keep this site up. Our decision to move away from WordPress to our own server (and...

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Weight Paint (link)

This short text based tutorial shows you how you can make a curtain by using blender’s physics engine together with the Weight Paint tool. This tutorial is mainly a technologie study about the possibilities of weight...

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Sculpted prims Part II (link)

abstract:The tutorial shows in easy steps, how to sharpen the edges of your model and how to create a very simple texture by using multiple materials. We assume, that you have basic knowledge about the blender user interface....

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Sculpted prims Part I (link)

https://vimeo.com/120204696 abstract:The tutorial shows in easy steps: how to create an object with blender and export it as a sculptie map (UV-texture) for usage in OpenSim or any compatible online world. We assume, that you...

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The new Machinimatrix

We have been working on the infrastructure of this blog now for a couple of days and introduced some new features here for your convenience. So we hope that effort will enhance the usability of this site. So the machinimatrix...

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Bobbie’s wedding cake (link)

Finally i managed to publish our last year’s contribution to the 48hour film contest. Here is “Bobbie’s wedding cake”. Special thanks go to Barbara Gescher (our musician this time) who was so kind to help...

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New Machinimatrix Blog

Hi all. We have been running our Blog for about 2 years now and we are happy to report that we had almost 200,000 page hits, over 40,000 Video downloads and about 600 user comments within that time. As of today we get about 100...

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GridAlign Tool for blender (link)

What is the GridAlign Tool ? Sculpties are encoded using a 2d-image containing a 32-bit image map, where each axis is encoded in an 8 bit value. Thus There are only 256 valid vertex positions available along each axis. This...

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The wineglass problem (link)

Important Note: Please take a minute to read the Tutorial license terms. I am facing a few problems with texturing this wine glas. What you see here is a render output from blender.I use ray transparency with a fresnel value of...

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Modelling with Outlines (link)

https://vimeo.com/id abstract: We show you, how you can start with an empty mesh, draw an outline of an object and eventually create the full 3D-model. In the final step the object will be turned into a Sculptie using some...

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The Primstar (link)

Infotainment at its best. This is a short film about a builder who receives the order to create a five pointed star. Unfortunately she has not the slightest idea how to manage this built in the given time. So she activates her...

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