It comes with 48 3D photo-scanned characters and an extensive library of 55 movement animations created with motion capture.
If you were looking for a quick and easy way to populate your 3D environments with top-quality background characters and crowds, then this remarkable new add-on for Blender is precisely what you've been seeking.
Introducing Population, an impressive crowd simulation tool developed by the Bproduction team that enables you to generate and personalize expansive crowds for your 3D scenes with just a few simple clicks. This add-on provides access to a collection of 48 3D photo-scanned characters, neatly categorized into three groups: casual, business, and sport.
Additionally, an extensive library of movement animations is included, boasting over 50 meticulously crafted motion-capture-based motions that can be effortlessly applied to any character. These animations are grouped into various categories, encompassing movement, everyday activities, communication, work, running, sports, dancing, and more.
These characters possess the ability to move, sit, and execute a multitude of tasks that mirror everyday life. These animations introduce an unparalleled sense of dynamism and adaptability to your scenes, allowing your characters to seamlessly interact with their surroundings.
Every character is accompanied by PBR textures, boasting resolutions of up to 8K. This guarantees heightened realism under all lighting circumstances. The texture set includes Diffuse, Roughness, Ambient Occlusion, SSS (SubSurface Scattering), Specularity, as well as Normal Maps – all optimized for seamless utilization with Cycles and Eevee renderers.
Using Population's built-in system, you can generate various types of crowds in just one click and then customize said crowds to better suit your needs: