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N_Hair_Nodes is a powerful feature available in Blender, which allows users to create and manipulate realistic hair simulations within their 3D scenes. With N_Hair_Nodes, you can control various properties of the hair like length, shape, density, and even apply complex physics-based dynamics to achieve natural-looking movements.
This feature provides a node-based interface, giving users a high level of flexibility and control over the hair simulation. By combining different nodes and their settings, you can create intricate hairstyles, apply forces to the hair strands, and even add color variations, making it an essential tool for creating visually stunning and realistic hair in Blender.
Features of N_Hair_Nodes
- Node-based Interface: N_Hair_Nodes provides a node-based interface, allowing users to create hair materials and define the properties and behaviors of the hair simulation by connecting nodes together. This provides a flexible and intuitive way to control various aspects of the hair, such as length, thickness, color, and curliness.
- Hair Dynamics: With N_Hair_Nodes, users can apply physics-based dynamics to the hair strands, simulating natural movement and interaction with other objects in the scene. This includes the ability to define forces like gravity, wind, or collisions, giving the hair a more realistic and organic appearance.
- Hair Styling Tools: The feature includes a range of hair styling tools that enable users to shape and manipulate the hair strands easily. This includes options for combing, clumping, curling, straightening, and smoothing the hair, allowing for the creation of intricate hairstyles and detailed hair structures.
- Hair Particle System Integration: N_Hair_Nodes integrates seamlessly with Blender’s particle system, providing greater versatility in hair simulation. Users can use particle-based hair systems to distribute and control the density of the hair strands, offering more control and detail in the hair simulation.
- Material and Texture Control: N_Hair_Nodes allows users to define and control the appearance of the hair materials, including options for setting the color, glossiness, transparency, and other shading properties. It also supports the use of textures to create more elaborate and visually appealing hair materials.
System requirements N_Hair_Nodes
- 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
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N_Hair_Nodes v1+ (Blender)
How to install N_Hair_Nodes
- 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