Learn the secrets of one of the greatest Blender Environment Artists Piotr Krynski with this in-depth guide.
Piotr Krynski, an Art Director and Concept Artist who is well-known for creating impressive large-scale 3D scenes in Blender, has recently shared his environment art secrets in the form of a comprehensive 10-hour-long tutorial, dubbed Efficient Environment Design for Blender.
Featuring 29 in-depth chapters, the guide provides a thorough overview of the entire process, starting from idea sketches and covering asset creation, texturing, integrating scans, building and optimizing extensive and detailed Blender scenes, all the way to preparing the final renders using Blender's Real-Time Compositor. Please note that this tutorial is best suited for intermediate Blender users, equipped with Blender 3.5+.
You can learn more and access the tutorial by visiting Piotr's ArtStation page.
Previously, the artist's Blender-made Le Ciapog Station project, a highly-detailed railroad yard 3D environment inspired by Valve's Half-Life, and Ze Forest project, a majestic forest scene with a lone horseman, were also featured on 80 Level: