Blender Fundamentals - Adjusting the Transform Orientation (Demo lesson)

Today we switch gears – this is my first Blender tutorial of this year. It’s a beginners lesson from my “Blender Fundamentals” publication and teaches you how you can work with different transform orientations. I hope you like it. I’m quit curious if also some long-time Blender users find some new tips and tricks in it 😎 You find this tutorial as always on my YouTube channel: 👉 https://youtu.be/an8IXdtTQbo In thisRead More

Fusion for Production - VFX Compositing with Fusion - 06 Polygon Masks & BSpline Mask Tool

I’ve just released my next free Blackmagicdesign Fusion Tutorial on my YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/pixeltrain3DVFXTrainings This time I talk about Masking, the Polygon Mask tool and the BSpline Mask tool. You can follow along with DaVinci Resolve on the Fusion Page or in Fusion Studio. Have fun! Helge

Fusion for Production - VFX Compositing with Fusion - 05 Fundamentals of Masks in Fusion

After a longer pause I’ve released a new free tutorial on my YouTube channel. I hope you like it 🙂 👉 https://youtu.be/RTIdh-ZsbTo In this tutorial, you will learn the general uses and workflows of Masks in Fusion / Fusion Page in Resolve. You will learn the different Mask types in Fusion, the most important parameters and options when drawing them. Also we will look into how to combine Masks forRead More

The End of the year brings us time to reflect, relax and to learn something new! Let’s start learning Blender with our „pixeltrain Blender Fundamentals – Fast Forward“ publication. 👉 YouTube Trailer More than 20+ hours of content in over 114 lessons.Learn everything you need to know for beginners and folks from other 3D applications. Our gift for you is a Holiday Voucher for VIMEO VOD or GUMROAD.Use „XMAS2022“ atRead More

We have good news for everyone who wants to dive into Blender, learn the Fundamentals, and beyond.Together with Visualisierungs-Akademie Schweiz GmbH, I will host another season of Blender online workshops in 2023. In this TrainingCycle you will learn everything you need to know in order to work and create with Blender. These are the three Moduls for you becoming a Blender Pro: We start the year with 2 days ofRead More

Introduction to the Blender Sculpting

One month after launching our “pixeltrain Blender Fundamentals” publication, we added today another Plus+ content chapter with more than 2.5 hours (12 lessons) to the package. Free for every existing customer, of course 🙂 You now get a guided Introduction to the Blender Sculpting environment, it’s tools and workflows like Dyntopo, Remeshing and Multires. Also we work on two little projects to practice the new learned skills. The full publicationRead More

Helge’s new publication – a step-by-step Introduction into Blender – is out on November 22, 2022! In 114 lessons with a duration of 20+ hours, Helge takes you through the complete fundamentals of Blender and the basic workflows you need to know to get started with this amazing free software. This training is designed to get you up and running quickly, enabling you with the skills needed to work effectivelyRead More

Helge is speaking about Blender at the amazing Girona Film Festival on Saturday, Nov. 12, 10:00 – 12:00 Great to see Blender in action on so many creative projects. Here’s the full program:https://programa.gironafilmfestival.com My sessions are Saturday, Nov. 12, 10:00-12:00: Blender 3.3 – The free Production studio for IndiesBlender 3.3 – Rigging, Animation & non-realistic rendering (NPR)

View Conference 2022

The amazing program for the VIEW Conference 2022 (https://www.viewconference.it) is online! If you join this year’s Conference you will have the chance to start your Blender journey with 3 workshops for beginners: Blender 3.3: The Free Production Studio for IndiesTuesday 18th, 14:00 – 15:00 Blender 3.3: First Steps into Rigging of Props and Characters in BlenderSunday 16th, 10:00-12:30 Blender 3.3: First Steps into Blender’s 3D Animation System & 2D Grease PencilMonday 17th, 11:15 –Read More