Gallery for 1.5 WIP
18 November 2016
New room in the gallery: The work in progress for vers. 1.5. The new skin shader. [Visit the gallery]
13 November 2016
Published the estimated roadmap from vers. 1.5 to 1.8 [Read more...]
10 November 2016
Just released the 1.4.0a to fix the compatibility with Blender 2.77. [Download]
Facebook official page
If you like the lab...
Version 1.4.0 !
03 November 2016
The new version 1.4.0 is available! [See the release notes]
W.I.P. new proxy system for lab 1.4
14 October 2016
A video preview of the new proxy system for clothes and hair fitting. [See the youtube video]
Official Youtube channel
If you like the lab...
This channel collects videos about the development of my open source projects related to 3d humanoids, computer graphic and Blender [ Visit the channel...]
07 October 2016
Update for 1.4 W.I.P. The female elf. [Visit the gallery...]
24 September 2016
Update for 1.4 W.I.P. Improvements in pose system. [Visit the gallery...]
19 September 2016
Update for 1.4 W.I.P. New UV layout and new textures in action! [Visit the gallery...]
10 August 2016
New gallery for 1.4.0 Work In Progress! [Visit the gallery...]
Video introduction to 1.3.0 !
30 July 2016
A quick video introduction to the new features of vers. 1.3... [See the video]
Version 1.3.0 !
25 July 2016
The new version 1.3.0 is available! [See the release notes]
20 July 2016
Improving the skin shader 1.3 and working on male textures [Visit the gallery...]
W.I.P. new expressions for lab 1.3
09 July 2016
A video preview of the new expression library and shaders for inner mouth. [See the youtube video]
W.I.P. skin editor for lab 1.3
01 July 2016
A video preview of the skin editor tool that will be included in lab 1.3 [See the youtube video]
27 June 2016
New test for the skin shader 1.3 [Visit the gallery...]
Since Jan 2016
See the full development history. [Visit the archive]
November 3th, 2016
The new version 1.4.0 of ManuelBastioniLAB, the open source character generator for Blender, is ready for download here!
ManuelBastioniLAB 1.4.0 is focused on:
- The extension of humanoid templates, adding new NPR and fantasy base characters
- The optimization and improvement of existing algorithms, in particular the proxy fitting
- The optimization and improvement of textures and UV layout
- Improvement of usability and learning curve
To better know the new cool features and bugfixes, please read the release notes.
ManuelbastioniLAB is a project aimed to create a scientific and powerful 3D humanoids editor. The result of the research is released as a free and open source advanced addons for Blender: explore the features.
Read ManuelBastioniLAB guide, to discover how it works and to find interesting tips about 3d characters creations.
The gallery contains the results of experiments, screenshots and final works.
The images are realized using Blender with Cycles engine.
About this site
This website collects articles, tools, and experiments realized by Manuel Bastioni in over 15 years of development of projects related to 3d humanoids and CG.
The aim is to expand, develop and share all this stuff in the spirit of open knowledge.