Create Amazing 3D Animations As You Build Your BlenderSkills
Are you ready to push the envelope on your Blender abilities?This professional resource takes you step by step throughintermediate and advanced techniques for Blender's modeling,texturing, scripting, game-creation, and visual effects tools. Itcovers advanced topics on sculpting, compositing, and videoediting, as well as provides a complete introduction toPython® scripting suitable for people with no programmingbackground.
Intermediate Blender users will explore specific workflow topicsthat will help boost productivity and enhance the quality of theirwork. Advanced users will find tips and techniques not coveredelsewhere that will help them optimize Blender's functionality forprofessional projects. Learn how to create assets for use in a gameengine, how to use Python in the game engine environment, and muchmore.
If you want professional tips to reach new heights and createvisually stunning 3D animations in Blender, this is the book foryou.
The CD includes Blender 2.48 installers for Windows andMacintosh, a source tarball for users of Linux and other flavors ofUnix, and a variety of .blend files.
Learn video editing and compositing with the Blender VideoSequence Editor and node-based compositor
Learn advanced texturing tricks, such as how to use Blender'sown 2D texture painting functionality to create game assets