Blender Banana for the 600!

Wed, 10 Aug 2011

Six hundredth blog post! Bananas seemed to be an appropriate topic. I'm really beginning to get the hand of modelling in Blender. So – here for your delight, I present, 3D rendition of a banana above and the paper version printed out using the Blender Unwrap tool.  

I'll reveal the secrets of the design and supply a file for you to make your own (!) shortly but it is getting late. Time for a hot choc I think.

 

Comments (6)

  • frankenpaper August 10, 2011 at 11:08 pm

    I look forward learning more

    I look forward learning more about Blender. I am sure I have not given it the time that it deserves. 

    • robives August 11, 2011 at 7:58 am

      What might be interesting is

      What might be interesting is for you to create a similar model in SketchUp and for us to compare notes.

      • frankenpaper August 12, 2011 at 1:12 am

        A model of an organic shape,

        A model of an organic shape, in Sketchup…? This sounds challenging. I will give it a try and we shall see what happens. 

        • robives August 12, 2011 at 8:50 am

          Okay – the gauntlet is thrown

          Okay – the gauntlet is thrown down! Or the banana skin dropped… 

          • frankenpaper August 16, 2011 at 6:58 am

            If you have dropped the

            If you have dropped the banana, then I have taken it up.

            We shall see which program offers the best (a)-peel.

            Sketchup Banana

          • robives August 16, 2011 at 8:49 am

            Looking good!
            I see your

            Looking good!

            I see your banana and raise you a peeled banana.


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