Blender For Dummies, 4th Edition
Jason van Gumster
Make your 3D world a reality
Some of the dramatic visual effects you've seen in top-grossing movies and heralded television series got their start in Blender. This book helps you get your own start in creating three-dimensional characters, scenes, and animations in the popular free and open-source tool. Author Jason van Gumster shares his insight as an independent animator and digital artist to help Blender newcomers add depth to their two-dimensional worlds.
* Navigating the interface
* Creating 3D models
* Adding texture and light
* Animating your objects
* Exporting and sharing scenes
* Becoming part of the Blender community
* Avoiding common rookie mistakes
Jason van Gumster, author of all previous editions of Blender For Dummies, has used Blender in animation, video, and digital design for over 20 years. A Blender Foundation Certified Trainer, he has taught numerous students and serves as lead moderator on BlenderArtists.org, the largest Blender community website.