Essential Blender:

The Essential Blender: Guide to 3D Creation with the Open Source Suite Blender (re-post)

The Essential Blender: Guide to 3D Creation with the Open Source Suite Blender by Roland Hess
Publisher: No Starch Press 2007-09-30 | 812 Pages | ASIN: B001TKG4JQ | PDF | 36 MB

Blender is a free and open source 3D creation suite that is a real alternative to commercially available 3D design software. A cross-platform software package with millions of downloads annually, Blender is now one of the world's most popular 3D design tools. Although Blender is free, it's intended for design professionals and others motivated to become 3D artists…
The Essential Blender: Guide to 3D Creation with the Open Source Suite Blender

The Essential Blender: Guide to 3D Creation with the Open Source Suite Blender by Roland Hess
Publisher: No Starch Press 2007-09-30 | 812 Pages | ASIN: B001TKG4JQ | PDF | 36 MB

Blender is a free and open source 3D creation suite that is a real alternative to commercially available 3D design software. A cross-platform software package with millions of downloads annually, Blender is now one of the world's most popular 3D design tools. Although Blender is free, it's intended for design professionals and others motivated to become 3D artists…

Lynda - Blender Essential Training (updated Oct 10, 2016)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by U.N.Owen at Oct. 10, 2016
Lynda - Blender Essential Training (updated Oct 10, 2016)

Lynda - Blender Essential Training (updated Oct 10, 2016)
Size: 1.27 GB | Duration: 8h 14m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 960x540 & 1280x720 15&30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Level: Beginner | Language: English

This course provides an overview of modeling, animating, and rendering 3D graphics in the open-source software Blender 2.6.

Learning Flow: Introduction to Blender  

Posted by C2U at Aug. 2, 2015
Learning Flow: Introduction to Blender

CGCookie - Learning Flow: Introduction to Blender
Duration: 10hrs+ | aac, 44.1KHz, 2 channels, s16, 129 kb/s | h264, yuv420p, 1920x1080, 785 kb/s, 30fps | 3.54 GB
Genre: eLearning | Level: Intermediate | +Project files

Get a head start on Blender by learning the essential techniques and workflows for modeling, shading, lighting, rendering, and more.

Blender Essential Training with Roger Wickes  

Posted by serpmolot at Oct. 6, 2014
Blender Essential Training with Roger Wickes

Blender Essential Training with Roger Wickes
English | Jul 15, 2009 | mov | H264 960x800 | AAC 1 ch 64 kbps | 9 hrs 54 min | 5.77 GB
eLearning, 3D + Animation, Modeling, Rendering | Level: Beginner | Exercise files

Blender 2.6 Essential Training [repost]  

Posted by house23 at April 28, 2014
Blender 2.6 Essential Training [repost]

Blender 2.6 Essential Training
MOV | AVC 138kbps | English | 960x540 | 15fps | 7h 26mins | AAC stereo 128kbps | 1.03 GB
Genre: Video Training

This course provides an overview of modeling, animating, and rendering 3D graphics in the open-source software Blender 2.6. Beginning with a tour of the Blender interface, author George Maestri shows how to create and edit basic objects, work with modifiers and subdivision surfaces, and apply materials and textures. The course also demonstrates lighting 3D scenes, setting up and using cameras, animating objects, and assembling basic character rigs. Exercise files accompany the course.

cmiVFX - Blender Shading and Fur  

Posted by Alexpal at Dec. 14, 2012
cmiVFX - Blender Shading and Fur

cmiVFX - Blender Shading and Fur
English | Video: h264, yuv420p, 1024x820, 499 kb/s | Audio: aac, 22050 Hz | 395 MB
Genre: eLearning

That's right, we found the cure for baldness! (Among digital creatures anyway)
In this training video you will learn how to create, comb, shade and render realistic looking hair by making use of Blender's often underestimated, yet extremely powerful particle-system. With Blender's hair-creating capabilities, you can take your creatures to the next level. because even the best model will look dull without some decent fur. This tutorial will explain the essential tools and settings that you need to cover our mammoth with some dirty, woolly, fuzzy fur.

cmiVFX – Blender GreenScreen Keying Concepts  

Posted by Alexpal at May 20, 2012
cmiVFX – Blender GreenScreen Keying Concepts

cmiVFX – Blender GreenScreen Keying Concepts
DVDRip | MP4 / AVC, 550 kb/s | 1024x576 | English: AAC, 38.0 KHz (1 ch) | 1.2 GB
Genre: eLearning

One essential task in compositing is greenscreen-keying. Placing an actor in a CG environment can be as important as creating the virtual set itself. The key to a convincing VFX shot with greenscreen footage is a convincing key. Blender?s node-editor has all the tools you need for that. To continue the Blender Compositing Series this cmiDirect video will show you how to do greenscreen-keying with Blender.
Lynda - Blender 2.6 Essential Training (Updated Aug 13, 2014)

Lynda.com - Blender 2.6 Essential Training (Updated Aug 13, 2014)| 1.58 GB
Duration: 7h 48m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 960x540 | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Language: English | Level: Beginner

This course provides an overview of modeling, animating, and rendering 3D graphics in the open-source software Blender 2.6.
Winning at Active Management: The Essential Roles of Culture, Philosophy, and Technology

William W. Priest, Steven D. Bleiberg, Michael A. Welhoelter, "Winning at Active Management: The Essential Roles of Culture, Philosophy, and Technology"
English | ISBN: 1119051827 | 2016 | EPUB | 336 pages | 2 MB