Shortcuts for using blender

User interface of blender
User interface of blender 2.59

In the last post I have showed you how to install blender. And in an earlier post I made an introduction to Blender’s UI. Now here are some methods to get started with blender. If you have some knowledge of other 3d applications like 3dsmax, Softimage(XSI), Maya or cinema4d etc. then this post will help you a lot in jumping straight in to blender.

Instead of giving long description, I will put the points in just few words here. If you find difficulty in any of them, please let me know, so that I will describe them in detail. Continue reading


installing blender in windows

Here is the process showing how we can download and install blender in a windows machine. The similar process can be applied to install blender for Linux and mac OS.

Part-01: downloading blender from

Part-02: installing blender 32bit on windows machine.

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interactive ball bearing game

blender game engine

Ball bearing game development in blender 2.59

Here is a 3d interactive game I made in blender. I was just testing some features in blender game engine. It’s not fully developed but I hope you will like it.To play the game just follow the procedure bellow and have fun!

1. >> Click here << (or right-click and save link as) to download the game zip folder.

2. extract to your hard-disk.

3. double-click the sample game3.exe file,
the game should start in full screen mode
Game controls:
Press > Left,Right,Up and down arrow keys to rotate the board;
Press > space-bar to reset the game;
Press > Esc to quit.

few photographs