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Volume Preserving Smoothing
Volume Preserving Smoothing is a technique used in Blender to achieve smooth and natural-looking surfaces while preserving the overall volume of the object. This method is particularly useful when working with organic shapes or models that require gentle and gradual changes in curvature. By applying volume-preserving smoothing, Blender ensures that the object’s volume remains constant even after the smoothing operation is performed.
This technique enhances the visual appeal of the model, avoids unwanted deformations or distortions, and helps maintain the integrity of the original design. Volume Preserving Smoothing in Blender is a powerful tool for achieving realistic and aesthetically pleasing results in 3D modeling and animation.
Features of Volume Preserving Smoothing
- Smoothness: Volume Preserving Smoothing helps achieve smoother and more natural-looking surfaces on 3D models. It reduces sharp transitions and jagged edges, resulting in visually appealing and realistic results.
- Volume Preservation: One of the main benefits of this technique is that it preserves the overall volume of the object. This means that when applying smoothing operations, the model’s volume remains constant, preventing unwanted distortions or deformations.
- Control over Smoothing Strength: Blender provides control over the strength of the smoothing effect. Users can adjust the intensity of the smoothing operation to achieve the desired level of smoothness while maintaining the object’s volume.
- Versatility: Volume Preserving Smoothing can be applied to a wide range of objects and materials, including organic shapes, character models, and architectural designs. It is a versatile tool that can enhance the visual quality of various types of 3D models.
- Workflow Efficiency: This feature allows users to achieve smoothing effects directly within Blender, eliminating the need for additional external software or complicated post-processing steps. It streamlines the modeling workflow and provides immediate feedback, making it easier to iterate and refine the design.
System requirements Volume Preserving Smoothing
- 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
Volume Preserving Smoothing Free Download
Volume Preserving Smoothing v2.60 (Blender)
How to install Volume Preserving Smoothing
- 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