03-Advanced Blender techniques

Homework required in preparation for this lecture

Work on some ideas for games you could create using Blender and be prepared to share your ideas in class.

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Introduction

Videos from the class available at
http://pages.cs.brandeis.edu/~tim/jbs2011/

animation
  • keyframes and working with interpolation
  • F-curve actuators
  • movies and images (rendering, ray tracing versus z-buffer)

python scripting

Blender games:
We will present several simple blender games and critique them in terms of game dynamics.



Videos from Class