How to Fixed Face Orientation and Flip Normals in Blender

When we make a 3D object in Blender, we may find that the face orientation is not as our expectation. As upper screenshot, there are different colors (blue and red) on the object when showing the face orientation. To fix the wrong face orientation, we can follow the steps below to show the face orientation …

Edit mode in Blender

How to switch Edit mode in Blender

In Blender, switching between Edit mode and Object Edit is a usual and normal process. We can basically edit the size, position, and orientation of  3D object in Object Mode. If we would like to edit the 3D object more details, we need to go to Edit Mode to edit. Therefore, this switching mode process is essential for every 3D CG work. And using the shortcut of switching Edit Mode and Object Mode can speed up your modeling process.

How to switch Perspective view to Orthographic view in Blender

In Blender, we can fast to change the viewport from Perspective to Orthographic, or from Orthographic to Perspective by pressing shortcut Number Pad 5. The second way, we can press the icon on the right side of viewport as below. Blender Perspective Viewport Blender Orthographic Viewport From Perspective to Orthographic camera view in Blender The upper …

How To Select and Deselect Objects in Blender

In Blender, we can select and deselect objects by using below hotkeys. To Select an object – Click the arrow next to the Select command, and select the mode from the list.– Select the object in the graphics window. To select multiple objects, SHIFT-Left-click unselected objects to add them to the selection set. To Deselect …

How to use Free Material Library Addon in Blender

There is an addon Material Library pre-installed in Blender. There are few options of materials can be used, such as Glass, Brush Metal, Car Paint, Ceramics, Wood, etc. This is good Material Library for Blender users to get the material quickly without complex setting. The below steps shows how can we activate the add-on Material …

How to Add Background Image for 3D Modeling in Blender

This is a video to show how to add Background Image for 3D Modeling in Blender. In the tutorial, it also shows how to scale the reference background image plane and grip size to match the actual size. Finally the reference background image set to be transparency by using its opacity. Hope this helps! More Free …