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Blender 2.78c


Blender is an integrated application that enables the creation of a broad range of 2D and 3D content. Blender provides a broad spectrum of modeling, texturing, lighting, animation and video post-processing functionality in one package. Through it's open architecture, Blender provides cross-platform interoperability, extensibility, an incredibly small footprint, and a tightly integrated workflow. Blender is one of the most popular Open Source 3D graphics application in the world.

Key Features:

  • Fully integrated creation suite, offering a broad range of essential tools for the creation of 3D content, including modeling, uv-mapping, texturing, rigging, skinning, animation, particle and other simulation, scripting, rendering, compositing, post-production, and game creation;
  • Cross platform, with OpenGL uniform GUI on all platforms, ready to use for all versions of Windows (98, NT, 2000, XP), Linux, OS X, FreeBSD, Irix, Sun and numerous other operating systems;
  • High quality 3D architecture enabling fast and efficient creation work-flow;
  • More than 200,000 downloads of each release (users) worldwide;
  • User community support by forums for questions, answers, and critique at and news services at;
  • Small executable size, easy distribution.

Changes in Blender 2.78c:

  • Port all changes for automated Cycles testing
  • Fix for wrong render result of hair with BVH motion steps
  • Fix compilation error of GLSL viewport when using Light Path node
  • Fix wrong Brick texture in material viewport
  • Fix crash with material preview and image sequences
  • Fix T50512: Linked Backround scene with animation not updating with new depsgraph
  • Fix T50687: Cycles baking time estimate and progress bar doesn't work / progress when baking with high samples
  • Fix T50748: Render Time incorrect when refreshing rendered preview in GPU mode
  • Fix wrong render results with texture limit and half-float textures
  • Fix Cycles still saving render output when error happened

Download: Blender 2.78c 32-bit | 71.7 MB (Open Source)
Download: Blender 2.78c 64-bit | 85.8 MB
View: Blender Home Page | Release Notes

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