Create Realistic Nature in Blender (Graswald Add-on)

https://youtu.be/p0UL24930hU

By CG Boost

In this video, you will learn how to create a realistic nature scene from scratch. We’ll use the brand-new Graswald add on for Blender 2.79 and some free 3D models that are available online or in app stores!

Graswald add-on: https://www.graswald3d.com/buy?t3dn_partner=60c71953853873fc8b222edf
Cycles Material Vault: https://gumroad.com/a/322745459
The Grove (tree add-on): https://www.thegrove3d.com/
Movie Scene Creation in Blender” : https://blendermarket.com/products/movie-scene-creation-in-blender-3d
Free Blender Hotkey PDF: https://cgboost.com/resources/

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RENDERING IN HIGH RESOLUTION
https://www.artstation.com/artwork/NXPyb

CHAPTERS
00:35 – Introduction
02:15 – Graswald add-on overview
11:22 – Collecting references using PureRef
12:07 – Preparing the scene (car and ground)
17:20 – Adding damage to the car
19:28 – Adding materials using Cycles Material Vault
24:16 – Fisheye lens for the camera
25:58 – Adding plants to the ground (Graswald add-on)
37:01 – Adding moss to the car (Graswald add-on)
40:42 – Adding debris to the car (Graswald add-on)
42:10 – Adding trees (The Grove add-on)
46:09 – Adding volumetric fog
47:21 – Finalizing the scene
52:55 – Render settings
55:32 – Post processing in Photoshop
59:47 – Adding particle effects in Photoshop (PHOTOBASH)

SOFTWARE
Download Blender: https://www.blender.org/download/
Download PureRef: https://www.pureref.com/

TUTORIALS
Filmic Blender Tutorial: https://youtu.be/53m-17Y_zJg

RESOURCES
PHOTOBASH: https://www.photobash.org/
Free HDRI’s: https://hdrihaven.com/
Car 3d model: https://www.blendswap.com/blends/view/82339

CONNECT
Website: https://zachariasreinhardt.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/artofzachariasreinhardt/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/zreinhardt3d
Artstation: https://www.artstation.com/artist/zreinhardt
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/zacharias_reinhardt/
Mailing List: http://zachariasreinhardt.com/mailing-list/

MUSIC
“Distant Lands” by Hanu Dixit (YouTube music library)