A lot has changed since we first published the introduction to the animation nodes. So once again Frederik Steinmetz will explain the installation and basic usage of Jacques Lucke's Animation Nodes Addon for Blender.

The animation nodes are a complex and versatile add-on created by Jacque Lucke. You can download it here. In this first tutorial of the series you will see how to set them up properly and get started.

  • 00:00 Download and installation
  • 02:10 First steps
  • 04:30 What the Auto-Execution does
  • 08:40 Labelling your nodes
  • 10:00 Organizing more complex node trees