Editor Roland Hess is a professional writer who has used Blender for almost a decade.
"I definitely recommend if you are thinking about getting into using 3D software or Blender."
"The Essential Blender is written simply, with long explanations and plenty of visual aids, which is perfect for someone who is just learning."
--Garrett Yonkers, WGD Forum
"You'll find a wealth of 3D design information inside that will help you to unlock your artistic potential and get the most out of Blender."
"Recommended to anyone who wants to get into serious 3D animation; an essential resource for those who already use Blender; and well worth considering as a library acquisition for its plain-language explanation of 3D animation"
--Major Keary, Book News
"It really does contain a great deal of useful content in assisting the reader in using a very powerful and absolutely free 3D rendering application."
--James Pyles, Cert Forums
"It's a great reference for those wanting to jump on this very popular 3D design tool."
--Manny Hernandez, Blogcritics Magazine