This section of the blog has all my articles related to Blender. The articles are a collection of news, tips, and tutorials.
Need a free video editor? Learn Blender Video Editing in 35-minutes. This is the video that shows you how to set Blender up for video editing. Even if you are not interested in using Blender for video editing, check this out. I learned a bunch about setting up the user interface. He is going really … Continue reading
AvaStar is at version 2.3-1 released 17 January 2018 according to announcements in the Blender-AvaStar group. In the products page where I download the file, it is labeled 2.3-2. The release is called a bug fix. It has 10 bug fixes and 4 improvements. See the changelog here. Notice the Dev Kit manager… Blender is … Continue reading
Skin Fair 2018 This is always an interesting fair. It runs from March 9 to 25. For a list of participants look here Website. The location of the fair is not yet accessible. Event organizer. You can advertise there, on a billboard (PG only), by purchasing board space starting March 1 for L$3,000. Ad Office. … Continue reading
I had to correct my article AvaStar – Infected Download about the AvaStar package being infected with malicious software. Seems others thought it had been not The Machinimatrix people, who seriously doubted it. I agree with them now that I think about it. Very unlikely AvaStar was compromised. Tralala’s Diner (URL) is a region … Continue reading
WARNING – UPDATE:2/9 – OK The original post is not quite right. Original: The AvaStar people (wrong – wasn’t reading closed enough) have posted a warning about recent downloads of AvaStar being infected with a Trojan or computer virus. They aren’t clear on what it was just that it was a bad thing. See: AvaStar – infected download. … Continue reading
The people at Machinimatrix are asking what tutorials are needed for the new AvaStar 2 (now v2.1.1). They are planning to start producing new videos. So, this is your chance to suggest what is needed. Machinimatrix: What videos are needed most ? We are going into video production again. However, this time we want to … Continue reading
Loki Elliot has been running a series of articles titled AvaStar Unleashed (now part 7). The articles appear when Loki gets to it, meaning not a regularly published thing. In this one, he has found a problem… For sometime, Loki has been frustrated with AvaStar as it wasn’t doing what he wanted… or it maybe … Continue reading
AvaStar has a new release out, about 2 weeks after the release of 2.1. Visit your Products page. This release fixes a problem with the male avatar scales post rig update. It also improves the output precision to correct problems with mesh animation at high elevations.