Cycles is quite impressive when it comes to rendering transparent materials. I’ve also noticed a remarkable increase of rendering speed with the new version of blender 2.64. Modeling, rendering, lighting done in blender. Some color adjustments were done in Photoshop.
This stylized bee is a 3d avatar for a honey company here in Brazil/São Paulo. It was all modeled, rigged and rendered in Blender. The head was sculpted in Zbrush. Here the steps from idea to finish. Hope you like it.
I’ve been trying out something more technical, and I found this tutorial about precision modeling with Blender. It has been written for Blender 2.49, but if you have a basic knowledge with the newer versions of Blender, it will be no problem to adapt. It is very well written and one of the best tutorials […]