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How To Create Procedural Terrains in Blender


You don't need geometry nodes to create a terrain - you can achieve all of it using shaders!

In this tutorial, ChuckCG creates procedural terrains, landscapes and mountains in blender, using cycles adaptive subdivision.

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Bart Veldhuizen

I have a LONG history with Blender - I wrote some of the earliest Blender tutorials, worked for Not a Number and helped run the crowdfunding campaign that open sourced Blender (the first one on the internet!). I founded BlenderNation in 2006 and have been editing it every single day since then ;-) I also run the Blender Artists forum and I'm Head of Community at Sketchfab.

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