Learning to create UV maps and apply textures using Blender
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Learning to create UV maps and apply textures using Blender

In my last post, I documented my experiences learning the basics of Blender. In the process, I provided a bare-bones guide to using the key modelling tools along with some tips and tricks. This post will continue on from there by taking a brief, but hopefully informative, look at UV maps and textures in Blender. This…

Creating Tyres in Blender
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Creating Tyres in Blender

Welcome to this quick tutorial on creating tyres in Blender with detailed screenshots and some hints and tips. Over the many long weeks since March, I have slowly taught myself, with just a bit of guidance from Mattxjs, RSend Software and WMR Modding, to model in Blender. My latest project has been to create a…

sha256sum explained
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sha256sum explained

What is sha256sum and why do we need that for Farming Simulator mods? In sha256sum explained, we will see what sha256sum is, and how we use it to make your mod-experience a safer experience. sha1sum is a computer program that calculates and verifies SHA-1 hashes. Variants include shasum, sha224sum, sha256sum, sha384sum and sha512sum. wikipedia –…

Learning to 3D model using Blender 2.90
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Learning to 3D model using Blender 2.90

Blender is an open-source 3D “creation suite”. The software, which is free to download, can be used to create 3D models that can then be imported into GIANTS Editor (GE). So, why am I interested in learning to use Blender? Well, being able to make 3D models competently is the first step to being able…