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Video Tutorials

Introduction

    What is Bforartists - This video describes what Bforartists is. A 3D Package to create 3D content.
    Why this Blender fork - A short explanation why the Blender Fork Bforartists exists.
    Differences between Blender and Bforartists - Bforartists is a fork of the popular 3D software Blender. This Video gives a quick overview over the differences between Blender and Bforartists.

Quickstart

Quickstart Intro - A short intro what the Quickstart videos are good for.
Quickstart Basic Navigation - This video tutorial explains the basic navigation in Bforartists
Quickstart Scale and Extrude - This video covers some issues with scale and extrude.
Quickstart Modeling - This video covers the basic modeling.

Quickstart UV Mapping Smart UV Project   - This video explains the uv mapping with the method Smart UV Project.
Quickstart UV Mapping with unwrapping - This video describes the uv mapping process with the unwrapping.
Quickstart UV Mapping cleaning up - This video describes how to clean up the uvmapping result. Sometimes you want to rearrange some parts.
Quickstart Export UV Layout - This video explains how to export the UV Layout, and what to do with it then in your 2D software like Gimp or Photoshop.
Quickstart Adding Cycles Material - This video explains how to add a material for the Cycles renderer.

Quickstart Camera - This video explains how to use the Camera in Bforartists.   
Quickstart Lights - This video explains how to use lights.
Quickstart Rendersettings Cycles - This video shows you the most important render settings to render with Cycles.

Quickstart simple animation- This video describes how to create a basic animation in Bforartists.

Quickstart Armature - Here you can find 10 quickstart videos around Armature.

Basics UI

The general UI concept - A short overview of the UI concept.
Panels - This video talks about Panels.
Toolbar Editor - This tutorial explains the setup of the toolbar editor in Bforartists
Scale UI - This video explains how to scale the user interface in Bforartists

Tools / Addons

    General

Important Hotkeys Tool - The Important hotkey tool is a helper tool that displays the most important hotkeys.
Mini Lightlib - Video Tutorial - Mini Lightlib is a light library addon that comes with Bforartists.
Set Dimensions - Video Tutorial - The Set Dimensions addon allows you to scale a selection in edit mode to World dimensions.
Align View Buttons - Video Tutorial - The Align View Buttons addon is a row of navigation buttons in the header of the 3D view. The video explains the functionality.

 

Please note that Bforartists is, besides some aspects of the User Interface, very similiar to the official Blender Software. And this means that you can also follow Blender tutorials in many cases.

 


 

You want to get involved?
Have a look at the "Get Involved"-Page here: http://www.bforartists.de/node/3

See also here: http://www.bforartists.de/content/developer-faq

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