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Curvearray + Magiccurve
CurveArray and MagicCurve are two powerful addons for Blender that enhance the capabilities of working with curves. The CurveArray addon allows users to create arrays along a base curve, giving them the ability to quickly generate repetitive patterns or complex shapes. It provides precise control over the spacing, rotation, and scale of the array elements, offering flexibility in creating various designs.
On the other hand, the MagicCurve addon introduces advanced curve manipulation tools, enabling users to bend, twist, and distort curves in intuitive ways. With MagicCurve, users can easily create organic and dynamic curves, making it a valuable tool for creating more complex and visually appealing 3D models in Blender. Together, these addons expand the possibilities of curve-based modeling in Blender, making it easier for artists and designers to achieve their creative visions.
Features of Curvearray + Magiccurve
- Array Along Curve: CurveArray allows you to create arrays of objects along a base curve, making it easy to create repetitive patterns or complex shapes.
- Customizable Parameters: You can control the spacing, rotation, and scale of the array elements, giving you precise control over the arrangement of objects along the curve.
- Offset and Transformations: CurveArray enables you to apply offset and transformations to each instance in the array, allowing for variations and added complexity in your designs.
- Distribution Modes: You have the option to choose from various distribution modes such as “fit length,” “fit count,” and “fixed step” to control how the objects are distributed along the curve.
- Falloff and Spacing Control: CurveArray provides falloff and spacing control, allowing you to adjust the density and proximity of the objects along the curve for more artistic control.
- Advanced Curve Manipulation: MagicCurve introduces advanced tools for bending, twisting, and distorting curves, allowing for organic and dynamic curve shapes.
- Interactive Controls: You can manipulate curves interactively using on-screen handles or numerical input, making it easy to shape and deform curves according to your creative vision.
- Keyframe Animation: MagicCurve supports keyframe animation, enabling you to animate the shape and transformation of curves over time for dynamic and evolving effects.
- Customizable Deformations: The addon offers a range of deformations such as bending, twisting, tapering, and scaling, giving you the ability to customize the shape and form of your curves.
- Comprehensive Curve Editing: MagicCurve provides a comprehensive set of curve editing tools, allowing you to modify control points, handles, and curvature for precise control over the shape and form of your curves.
System requirements Curvearray + Magiccurve
- 64-bit dual-core 2Ghz CPU with SSE2 support
- 4 GB RAM
- 1280 × 768 screen
- Mouse, touchpad or pen + tablet
- Graphics card with 1 GB RAM, OpenGL 3.3
- Blender version 2.8, 2.81, 2.82, 2.83, 2.9, 2.91, 2.92, 2.93, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6
Curvearray + Magiccurve Free Download
Curvearray + Magiccurve V4.0.2 (Blender)
How to install Curvearray + Magiccurve
- Install Blender First
- Open the software, click Edit (EDIT) → Preference → Plug-in (Aadd-ONS) → Install
- Restart Blender, you can see the installed plug -in in the file → user settings → plug -in