Fund delivered to Domino

Hi, All Thank you again for your donations for the work of Domino Marama. In total we have collected an amount of about 500 US$ within 30 days which is not too bad! We have meanwhile managed to transfer all your Donations to...

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The Domino fund raising initiative!

Hi, Sculpters of the world; Thank you to all contributors On June-30-2009 the Machinimatrix team has started an initiative to help Domino Marama. The fund raising is closed now. We are currently preparing to send the collected...

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Images with alpha-channel

abstract: The tutorial describes how you can enable image processing with alpha-channels in blender. In addition to that, we also show, how you can apply your own alpha-mask to your sculpt-map for protection and for labeling...

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cylinders (link)

abstract: So now it is a series ? Lets go and make a closed cylinder, using subsurf and Crease. Important Note: Please take a minute to read the Tutorial license terms....

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JASSLibrary-1.3 (link)

JASSLibrary – The basic lib of Sculpts Introduction The Basic lib of Sculpts is a submodule of the “Jass-distribution“, a sculptie-studio based on Primstar. The library provides a set of basic sculpted prim...

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Vertex lighting in SL (link)

Abstract: This article describes in brief detail, why sharp edges are a problem with sculpted prims. I will first explain, what happens, then i will show you a method how to avoid the effect. Important Note: Please take a minute...

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In Memoriam (link)

The judges have spoken. We have been participating in this years 48hour film project machinima contest. Our contribution to this years 48hour film project was “In Memoriam”....

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Texturizing sculpties (2)

This video tutorial shows a method to create textures out of multiple images for sculpted prims in OpenSim or any compatible online world. We use blender-2.47 for this demonstration. No further software is needed here. Although...

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The blender primer (link)

Recently we have decided to create an absolute beginners tutorial, because so many people hesitate to at least try out blender due to rumours about complex GUI and non intuitive behaviour … So, here it is… The...

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cocoon 2.2 installation tutorial

cocoon is a free open source product for XML based content creation. This video tutorial shows, how to install the software and it shows some first easy to understand steps to configure it to your needs.
cocoon can be found at http://cocoon.apache.org

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The blender node editor (Introduction) (link)

abstract: We introduce the basic functionality of the blender node editor. We use a previously created second life sculptie object as demonstration example and show, how texturizing can be setup in an easy and reproducible way. We highly recommend to view the tutorial about surface textures for sculpties with blender, before you continue here!

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The blender trail (link)

abstract: A collection of videos for the creation of sculpted prims with blender, an open source tool for advanced 3D content creation. Each tutorial also contains a transcription of the spoken text. For newbies we recommend to watch the tutorials in the order given below.

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