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Blender Resources

Blender is an open-source 3D imaging editor.  In the past, the Classics and Psychology Departments have utilized this program to create interactive 3D environments for students or projects.  The tutors maintain a set of Wiki instructions, found below.

Blender Basic Information and Short-cut Keys:

https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/wiki/LIS/Blender

The above link covers all basic modeling, skinning, lighting, animating, and rendering techniques.  For anything beyond the basics, the tutors recommend using outside sources, specifically BlenderArtists, which provides a great deal of support in the form of tutorials and forums.

http://blenderartists.org/cms/