Blender 2.91 Release

Adding some color to your November, here’s the second release in Blender’s 2.9 series—and the fourth major release this year, including one Long-term Support. The updated toolset of Blender 2.91 features improvements to cloth sculpting, boolean operations, mesh to volume and volume to mesh conversion, custom curve bevels, searchable UI panels and more. Combined with… Continue reading Blender 2.91 Release

Ubisoft Renews Development Fund Membership

August 24th, 2020 Ubisoft announced that they will renew their Blender Foundation Development Fund as a corporate Gold member. During the past year, Ubisoft has displayed a great degree of commitment to the Blender project, from hosting engineering workshops, art jams, and creating open source add-ons. The journey started with an engineering workshop held by… Continue reading Ubisoft Renews Development Fund Membership

Unity Joins The Blender Development Fund As A Patron Member

August 21st, 2020, Unity Technologies has joined the Blender Development Fund as a Patron Member. By joining as a top-level contributor – amongst AMD, Nvidia and Epic Games – Unity recognizes and supports Blender as an essential industry tool for creative and technical pipelines. “Ten years ago Unity already offered support for Blender files to… Continue reading Unity Joins The Blender Development Fund As A Patron Member

Microsoft Joins The Blender Development Fund

Microsoft makes use of Blender to generate synthetic 3D models and images of humans that can be used to train AI models. For researchers, having access to high quality free/opensource 3D software has proven to be of great benefit for scientific projects. You can check some of their work here. To express their support, Microsoft… Continue reading Microsoft Joins The Blender Development Fund

Blender 2.83.1 LTS

A day to remember! The first maintenance release of the first long-term support release is out. Blender 2.83.1 LTS features a total of 33 bug fixes. There are no new features so it is safe to upgrade during production. A new maintenance release is already being worked on and planned for early July, the goal… Continue reading Blender 2.83.1 LTS