I just got a preview copy of the upcoming second edition of Learning Blender. Check it out!
I'm going to be interviewed for BlenderNation, and you can send your questions so I can answer them! :D
I'll be making an online presentation about procedural shading with Cycles on Saturday, for the World Blender Meetup Day 2017. Read for more info about the event and my talk - don't miss it!
Skywatch is the new project from Colin Levy (Sintel's director), including cool visual effects made with Blender! Check out the Kickstarter for the short film.
In case you missed it, Blender 2.78b has been released, and it includes some fixes and optimizations :)
It's great to see how developers get credit for their work in Blender's development. This report informs about the most contributing developers of 2016 and what they've been working on :)
I reminded about his great demo reel and decided it was worth sharing :) I hope you like it and find it inspiring!
Thanks to the "Agent 327" project being developed at the Blender Institute, Cycles got a huge increase in render speed, especially in scenes involving motion blur.