I found a interesting tutorial on making a city in blender. Making a nice night city image for my foto page is something I have been thinking of for a long time. I found this tutorial on google pages
However it is done with a old version and I am not sure if it will work with a current version of blender.
I lately started a small project on github, that consists of a server side written in PHP and a client side, which uses python. This was so far my largest project done with PHP/MySQL and I learned a few lessons. However for anybody who would like to write a similar project without any previous PHP experience, I would like to give these small tips:
Tips and Tricks — Blender v2.59.2 – API documentation.
I found under this link good information about running python scripts from blender. This is something that is not solved sufficiently in blender. There is no concept of a working directory, users are motivated to place all their scripts in a special directory. This is however not very practical if you have different projects that you would like to have separated.
filename = os.path.join(os.path.basename(bpy.data.filepath), "myscript.py")
exec(compile(open(filename).read(), filename, 'exec'))
I have been experimenting with Hair rendering in cycles and I can say, that unbiased hair rendering can deliver extremely realistic and appealing images, see yourself…
I used a standard setup with randomly placed objects above a plane with a emitter cube, that I have been using in my other experiments (see link). There is another Continue reading Blender Cycles Hair Particle test
A tutorial about creating addons for blender in python i ran into recently. Goes really step-by-step through all stages of addon writing.
He goes into some examples of generating Fractals and trees with scripts.