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Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline-modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, motion tracking and video editing.

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Project Pages

  • Main Website <>__
  • Reference Manual <>__
  • User Community <>__


  • Build Instructions <>__
  • Code Review & Bug Tracker <>__
  • Developer Forum <>__
  • Developer Documentation <>__


Blender as a whole is licensed under the GNU Public License, Version 3. Individual files may have a different, but compatible license.

See <>__ for details.