Beginner's Video Guide to Blender


Beginner's Video Guide to Blender

Blender is a free and open source 3D creation suite software. You can download the program from the Blender Website

Andrew Forster, an Aberystwyth University MPhys graduate, has put together a video tutorial to help beginners get to grips with this complex software.

User Interface

This section covers the user interface, materials on objects, a bit on animation and the scene compositor.

Project 1: Creating a Pick-up Truck

This is a step-by-step guide for how to use Blender's functions to turn a cube into a 3D Pick-up Truck.

Collections, Duplicating and Parenting Objects

This section covers how to organise collections, duplicate objects and parenting of objects (so when one moves the others move in the same way).

Materials and the World

Here you were learn about applying materials to your objects and how to change the world environment settings.

Cameras and Lighting

How to operate and alter lighting and cameras within your scene.