"Second Life is about to undergo something of a revolution in terms of the viewer’s rendering capabilities and – in the future – other capabilities as well as, after around than two year’s worth of development and testing, Linden Lab has deployed physically based rendering (PBR) into Second Life as part of an on-going project to overhaul rendering and other capabilities within the platform, with a focus on adopting as much of the Khronos® glTF™ ¹ 2.0(+) specification as can reasonably be achieved." Read more on the blog
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"The final part in my land tutorial series - terraforming land - made easy ! Top tips on how to effortlessly shape your land the way you want it PLUS a special land rental offer from Legendary Estates" Watch the video on YouTube
"Hey les secondlifers on se retrouve pour un tuto débutant qui a été demandé, comment rejoindre le blogotex je vous montre tout cela, il suffit simplement d'une première candidature chez une marque qui cherche un blogger tout est en anglais par contre, je vous explique tout cela en 🇫🇷 enjoy !" Watch the video on YouTube
"This is the penultimate video in my land tutorial series which is designed to give all the knowledge required to become a Second life virtual land expert! This is an extra special episode as I have an exclusive offer to share with you, the details of which are revealed in the tutorial. I hope you enjoy watching and learn something that you didnt know before." Watch the video on YouTube
"Hello, everyone! I’m Emma Blossom from iLoveEvents, and today, I’m thrilled to guide you through the exciting world of PBR material creation for Second Life. In this step-by-step tutorial, we’ll dive into crafting and importing PBR materials, ensuring you achieve stunning results in your virtual creations." Read more on the blog.
"In today's video, I'll be walking you through the process of creating your own personalized Teleport hud that you will add your own Second Life landmarks. You can make them for your favorite stores, your favorite clubs, the groups you’re a member of. The possibilities are endless.
*Make sure to watch to the very end for a Bonus treat!"
"Reema is the first release from the new CATWA EVOX line (with approval given by Lelutka to use the EVOX UV map). This post is a very brief quick-start guide to using this new head range." Read more on the blog.
"The outfits panel is a great way to find things easily and dress quickly but have you thought about how it impacts your inventory numbers? Let's take a look, wander down "memory lane" a bit and do a little bit of clean up." Read more on the blog.
"In Part 3 of my series of Second Life land tutorials, I am sharing my top 5 essential land setting tips along with a few additional recommendations. I hope you find it useful and discover some things you didnt know." Watch the video on YouTube
"This fairly simple tutorial is using the Firestorm viewer.
Its a tutorial for movement in Second Life when you are filming and want to do so at various angles.
I hope it helps"
"My Second Life Tutorial on how to deed land to a group , my top tips and the difference between deeding Mainland to a Group and a Private Estate to a Group" Watch the video on YouTube
"I was in Second life for many years before I was fully made aware of what the virtual land of second life consisted of and how to go about owning it. With this knowledge at my fingertips I have compiled a quick start guide tutorial on these subjects ensuring you learn these concepts in mere minutes and not years! If you have any questions, kindly post them in the comments section of my vlog, and I'll do my utmost to provide you with answers." Watch the video on YouTube.
"This short video helps me to do mentoring duty at Welcome Hub for new users of Second Life." Watch the video on YouTube
"Hello Everyone! Here is one of a series of Tutorials for New Comers and those who want to freshen up and visit the Virtual World of Second Life.
Things can get a little complicated without a little guidance so keep an eye on the following videos to make your Second Life easier." Watch the tutorial on YouTube.
"This video is meant for individuals who are relatively new to Second Life. This is a Basics video and we are talking about editing objects. If you have any questions for me about what was included in this video, please leave a comment below and I will get back to you!!!" Watch the video on YouTube.
"When you'd love to change the ground texture where you live, but can't because you don't have land rights. JVTEK allows you to live the way you want. Creating sculpties was never so easy. In today's video, I show how easy it is to allow you some creativity where you spend most of your time in Second Life!" Watch the video on YouTube.
"On Monday, June 26th, Linden Lab issued the Inventory Extensions project viewer, offering two new inventory features intended to make browsing inventory and inventory folders and ascertaining what they / their contents are a lot easier. An official blog post accompanied the new viewer, and this post is intended to offer a little meat an bones on that post for the curious." Read more on the blog.
"Hi Besties!!! I made this video for a long time subscriber who wanted to know more about land. I really did my best to complete it, so I hope it helps. Thank you so much for watching!" Watch the video on YouTube.
"LSL LinksetData is a relatively new addition to Second Life scripting that veteran devs say can powerfully transform interactive experiences in Second Life. To illustrate how, longtime scripter Grace Ling, creator of the popular roleplay app, Really Needy HUD, explains how it's used in her roleplay system -- and how it can be used in a location-finding game." Read more on the blog for her tutorial.