Introduction to Blender modelling, basic overview and preparations

A Select or deselect everything. Very useful in making sure you have really selected everything or nothing and not holding somewhere some lonely vertice which will screw everything up. W Subdivision. Subdivides selection into equal parts. E Extrusion. Extrude selection into space above or below the original surface. Spacebar Search through functions T Tools side bar N Properties side bar B Box marquee select M Move to layer H Hide X Delete M Move object to a different layer R Rotate S Scale U UV mapping menu V Rip Alt + F Fill the selection with face. Nowadays with N-Gon. Ctrl + R Loopcut. Cut through selected loop. You can add more cuts using mousewheel. Ctrl + Z Undo Ctrl + Shift + Z Redo Shift + D Duplicate Ctrl + M Mirror F Make an Edge (2 vertices) or Face (3 and more) Alt + H Unhide Ctrl + Alt + Shift + C Move origin point Ctrl + P Parent to Alt + P Clear parent SHIFT + A Add menu Alt + Shift + A Play animation in reverse mode CTRL + A Apply menu Shift + B Marquee zoom Alt + B Isolate a 3D view selection Alt + C Convert menu Shift + C 3D cursor to origin Ctrl + E Edges menu Alt + E Extrude menu Shift + E Crease Shift + F Camera flying mode Ctrl + F Faces menu Alt + F Fill the gap with faces Ctrl + Shift + F Edge Flip G Grab Alt + G Clear location Ctrl + G Create group Shift + G Select grouped menu Ctrl + Shift + G Add selected to active group Alt + Shift + G Remove selected from active menu Ctrl + H Hook menu I Insert keyframe menu J Save last render Alt + I Delete keyframe Ctrl + I Select Inverse Ctrl + J Join selected objects Alt + J Convert triangular faces into quadratic LMB + K Knife cutting mode LMB + Shift + K Midpoint knife cutting mode Ctrl + M (+x/y/z) Mirror object along selected axis Alt + M Merge menu Ctrl + N Reload startup file Ctrl + Q Quit Blender (not really useful) Ctrl + Alt + Q Quad view toggle Alt + R Clear rotation Shift + S Snap menu Alt+ S Shrink / Fatten menu Ctrl+ S Save file Shift + T Move texture space Shift + Alt + T Scale texture space Ctrl + T Make track menu Alt + T Clear track menu Ctrl + U Save user settings Ctrl + Alt + U User preferences window Shift + W Warp Num 0 Active camera view CTRL + NUM 0 Turn selected object into active camera CTRL + Alt + NUM 0 Move camera to current view NUM . Frame selected in view NUM 1 Front view NUM 3 Side view NUM 7 Top view NUM 5 Ortographic and perspective switch Ctrl + NUM 4 Rotate slightly to left Ctrl + NUM 6 Rotate slightly to right Ctrl + NUM 2 Rotate slightly downwards Ctrl + NUM 8 Rotate slightly upwards , Bounding Box Center pivot CTRL + , Median Point pivot . 3D Cursor pivot point CTRL + . Individual Centers pivot Alt + . Active objects pivot F1 Open file F2 Save as F3 Repeat history F11 Show last rendered image F12 Render current frame Ctrl + F12 Render animation Shift + F1 Link/Append from Library Shift + F2 Logic Editor Shift + F3 Node Editor Shift + F4 Python Console Shift + F5 3D view Shift + F6 Graph Editor Shift + F7 Properties Shift + F8 Video Sequence Editor Shift + F9 Outliner Shift + F10 UV/Image Editor Shift + F11 Text Editor Shift + F12 Dope Sheet Brought to you by Tony tony slacik carnivora profile photo Tony Slacik Animation, Special Effects, CG SFX, Properties I have no description!

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