Blender 2.69 official release

After three release candidate tests, we now have a final stable 2.69 release. Enjoy!

Blender Conference 2013 Live streaming

Check out the live streaming of the Conference on the Blender Foundation official YouTube channel….

Blender 2.69 Release Candidate 2

New features (FBX import, Plane tracking, Cycles SSS, etc) and a whole of bug fixes (270). Help…

Using Blender to Create Simutrans Graphics

Sarlock, a fellow member of our community, published an interesting and detailed step-by-step tutorial that teaches you how to use Blender, a free 3D computer graphic tool, to create graphics for Simutrans, focusing on buildings.
The tutorial also introduces you to the basic functions of Blender.

If you were wanting to learn Blender but you didn’t [...]

Blender Conference Animation Festival + Suzanne Awards

You now can view submissions and rank them. New entries can be submitted until 16 October.

Blender 2.69 Release Candidate

New features (FBX import, Plane tracking, Cycles SSS, etc) and a whole of bug fixes (270). Help…

Blender Game Making Challenge starts on the 20th of this month

While not necessary only for FOSS games, all will be done with the Blender3D included game engine (BGE). Check out their website here and/watch the video below:The overall theme will be announce on the 20th when the contest starts.This post was retriev…

Blender Conference 2013 schedule

An initial version of the conference schedule is now available! This page will be tweaked in the…

Caminandes Episode 2 – Open Movie Project

The successful first episode of Caminandes will be followed by new one, and this time it will be…

Blender Conference speakers line-up

The speakers line-up for Bender Conference 2013 is now available. A detailed schedule will be…

Blender Conference 2013, 25-27 October in Amsterdam

The 12th annual Blender Conference will be in “De Balie” again, right in the centre of Amsterdam….

New book: Art of Blender

Our friends at CG Cookie are finishing a book with an amazing collection of the best Blender…

Blender Cycles render engine released under Apache License

As of today the Cycles source code license has been changed from GNU GPL to the permissive Apache…

Siggraph 2013 report

This year was a real turning point for Blender. Read Ton Roosendaal’s report on Siggraph’s Blender…

Blender 2.68 released, Install it in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install Blender 2.68 in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin/11.10 Oneiric Ocelot/Linux Mint 15/14/13/12Blender provides a broad spectrum of modeling, texturing, lighting, animation and video post-processing functionality in one package. Through its open architecture, Blender provides cross-platform interoperability, extensibility, an incredibly small footprint, and a tightly integrated workflow. Blender is one of the [...]

Blender 2.68 released

Work has been done on modeling, rendering, speedup and security. But most of the efforts went to…

Blender 2.68 Release Candidate

Help getting a stable Blender release and test the 2.68 RC build.

Blender Conference 2013 – call for participation

The 2013 conference will be in Amsterdam De Balie again, on 25-26-27 October.

Roadmap for Blender 2.7x, 2.8x and beyond

Review or feedback on this proposal for Blender projects the next years.

Blender Foundation at Siggraph 2013

Siggraph is the world’s leading annual 3D CG event, this year in Anaheim CA, 21-25 July 2013.