Thea Render has released a Blender add-on which provides tight integration into the Blender workflow.
sIBL GUI is a standalone application for managing a collection of image-based lighting setups in the Smart IBL format. It uses helper scripts to send lighting setups to 3DS Max, Maya, Softimage, and with this new add-on also to Blender!
Greg Zaal presents an add-on that automates the selection of proper tile sizes for your renders.
Do you need a Chimney? Now you can generate one to order! Seyit Ali Yaprakci presents his latest Blender add-on, together with an update of his Jame Generator.
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If you’re familiar with Rhino you probably know Grasshopper, a plugin for parametric object creation. Sverchok (Russian for Cricket) is a new Blender add-on which aims to achieve the same functionality for Blender.
Jonathan Williamson announces the ‘Countours Retopology’ tool that caused a lot of excitement at the SIGGRAPH Birds of a Feather meeting.
Mixee Labs is a 3D printing startup run by an ex-colleague of mine, Nancy Lyang, and Aaron Barnet. They are creating a platform that makes it easier to design ‘apps’ that allow people to easily create printable products.
With their latest product, all you have to do is create some Shape Keys in Blender and export them to the Mixee Labs website. It’s pretty clever :)