Quick Tip: Depth-of-Field in Blender

Quick Tip: Depth-of-Field in Blender

In this quick tip post, I’ll show you how you can add depth-of-field effects to make you renders look awesome! Difficulty level: Too easy! Depth-of-field is a very common effect used in films, photography and 3D art and apart from being used as a stylistic...
Popeye – 3D animated teaser

Popeye – 3D animated teaser

Popeye is back! The new trailer for the upcoming film looks awesome! The style looks very interesting, it’s photorealistic yet very very cartoony (is that even possible?). I’ve rarely ever seen animated films with this kind of style. The animation of the...
How I Started Making Animated Short Films! PART 2

How I Started Making Animated Short Films! PART 2

Once I entered Uni, I was itching to go back and fulfill my dream of making an animated film. I then did proper research. After reading many software reviews and the features it contained, I decided to settle with the software I promised I would never look at...
How I Started Making Animated Short Films! PART 1

How I Started Making Animated Short Films! PART 1

All throughout my childhood I really enjoyed watching animated films and I guess it hasn’t really stopped. It started with Toy Story, then it was Finding Nemo and even now, as a fully grown adult, Avatar. There’s something about animated films that I loved in...
Monkaa – Comedy Animated Open Movie

Monkaa – Comedy Animated Open Movie

Here is an animated short film by Weybec Studio and Blender Institute called “Monkaa”. Everything here was made using only free software such as Blender and GIMP. A very well made comedy animated film. You can also download all the project files and...
Free Environments For Your Next Film!

Free Environments For Your Next Film!

Hey Blender users! Your next animated feel-good short film can be much easier! Here are some scenes you can use for free in your own Blender projects! Whether it be games, movies, 3D artwork, visualisation, YouTube videos or anything else, you are FREE to use it in...
What “Uyir” is all about!

What “Uyir” is all about!

“Uyir” will be my 4th independently made animated short film after “Theevan”, “Vetri” and “Tripping”. The main goal of this short film will be to improve on my previous flaws, character animation and story. I think I...
Quick Tip: Blender Cloth Simulation in 5 minutes!

Quick Tip: Blender Cloth Simulation in 5 minutes!

In this Quick Tip post, I’ll show how to quickly set up the Blender cloth simulation so that you can use Blender to create cool-looking cloth animation. Cloth animation can enhance the realism of your characters and create a more lively scene. Not only for...