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  • 7 Feb 15: Best Linux and Open Source Apps for the Enterprise in 2015
    How about beginning 2015 with a fresh stack of vendor neutral, cost effective Linux and open source technologies?
  • 3 Feb 15: Music Video: Equateur - Cheval Noir
    Kadavre Exquis produced this gorgeous music video for Equateur. I talked to Fran
  • 3 Feb 15: Inkscape 0.91 update
    Inkscape 0.91's rendering and filters have become significantly faster, and that's only one area that's been improved.
  • 8 Dec 14: Blender User Group Paris: Blender/Natron
    This Saturday, December 6, at the "cit
  • 24 Nov 14: Blender used in Captain America previz...
    N this article, we explore several of the major shots and sequences in the film, focusing on the visual effects by ILM, Scanline, Lola VFX, Luma Pictures, Whiskytree, The Embassy and the previs completed by Proof.
  • 10 Nov 14: Blender Market: Landscape extended assets
    Racoon media has published an extended set of his stylized landscape tiles. You can use them in combination with the Tile Based Procedural Landscape/Cityscape Generator add-on (which will work with any square tile set).
  • 10 Nov 14: The Maze Runner Vfx Breakdown
    Watch Vfx created by Method Studios for THE MAZE RUNNER. The Maze Runner is a science fiction action thriller directed by Wes Ball based on James Dashner%u2019s 2009 book of the same name.
  • 16 Oct 14: Project Monkaa Teaser
    Project Monkaa is a 5 minutes short animated movie, entirely made with Blender and GIMP and other Free/Open Software programs. It is produced by Weybec and will be published by the Blender Institute on the Blender Cloud on October 22.
  • 16 Oct 14: Blender 2.71-2.72 development visualization
    This is a visualization of development between 2.71-2.72 created with Gource. I saw World of Gnome do a Gource vis like this a few weeks ago, and I thought it'd be cool to see how it looked for Blender. Gource is a little program that takes a Git repo and creates an animation from all the commits.
  • 4 Oct 14: MotionTool - Node Based Animation Framework
    MotionTool is the in-house Node Based Animation Framework developed by Cogumelo Softworks. For those that work with Animation, Motion Graphics, FX and need a better animation solution or just wanna have some fun with procedural and node based animations MotionTool is just what you need!
  • 4 Oct 14: 10 Things You Didn%u2019t Know About Maya LT
    Having just passed the one-year anniversary of Maya LT%u2019s launch, I thought this would be a good time to share some of the great things about Maya LT you might not know.
  • 9 Sep 14: Blender Developer Meeting Notes: September 7, 2014
    Ton Roosendaal shares the notes from today's meeting in, #blendercoders.
  • 19 Aug 14: Where Blender Functionality is Better Than Maya's
    Mark Masters from Digital Tutors compares several areas in Blender to their Maya counterpart and shows where it's easier to use.
  • 13 Aug 14: The Open Hand Project
    The Open Hand Project will make prothetic robot hands affordable for everyone. Blender plays an important role.
  • 9 Aug 14: New mobile game - Crazy Gear!
    Here's a very interesting and unique looking mobile game being produced with Blender and Unity.
  • 23 Jul 14: Leadwerks Game Engine Adds Official Blender Exporter
    Leadwerks Software has released an official Blender exporter for the Leadwerks model format. This allows Blender artists to export their models to Leadwerks with automatic materials generation and full animation, without going through the FBX format.
  • 23 Jul 14: Andrew Price interviews Blender artist Andy Goralczyk in his latest podcast.
    In this podcast I chat with Andy Goralczyk, who worked on Big Buck Bunny, Tears of Steel, Omega, Caminandes - and most recently Creature Factory 2!
  • 26 Jun 14: Natron is an open source compositor
    Over at Libre Graphic World, Alexandre Prokoudine talks to Alexandre Gauthier, developer of the node-based Natron compositor. Yes, it looks an awful lot like Nuke %u2013 read the interview to find out why.
  • 12 Jun 14: Meet Agata, crowdsourced animated movie being created with Blender
    The Russian Agata movie project is fully crowdsourced. And for a change, it%u2019s a movie project that%u2019s not asking for a financial contribution, but for artistical input! The results so far look very promising.
  • 5 Jun 14: Blender Cloud Relaunch
    We're proud to show you the brand new Blender Cloud. This is not just a face-lift, lots have changed under the hood


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