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30. July 2019


After 4 years in development the biggest version of Blender ever has just been released, Blender 2.80!  Blender is a comprehensive open source and free 3D graphics application with 2D, 3D, sculpting, texturing, rendering and compositing support.  The 2.80 release brings massive new features to Blender including a complete UX redesign, a new real-time PBR viewport renderer EEVEE, 2D drawing and animation support and much more.

A quick list of major new features include:

  • Completely redesigned user interface/experience
    • Pie Menus
    • Collections replacing layers
    • Redesigned tabs and toolbars
    • Adaptive interface based on resolution
  • Grease Pencil brings 2D support to Blender in a huge way
  • EEVEE real-time renderer
  • Cycles improvements
    • Hair shader
    • Cryptomatte
    • Random Walk Subsurface Scattering
    • Subdivision and Displacement
  • Multi object editing
  • Pixar OpenSubdiv Support
  • Improved COLLADA and glTF support
  • Much, much, much more


Blender is available for download on all platforms at Blender.org.  You can check out more details of Blender 2.80 in the video below.

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