Update: Software 3D Modeling and 3D Animation-Blender 3D 2.57- Has Been Released!

For you 3D modeling and 3D animation lover, one of the top free 3D modeling and 3D animation, Blender 3D has released its latest version, Blender 3D 2.57. With hundreds repair and advancement from previous version, you should update your Blender 3D to its latest version, Blender 3D 2.57

Update: Software 3D Modeling and 3D Animation-Blender 3D 2.57- Has Been Released!

For you who lack information about what is Blender 3D, Blender 3D is a free software you can use for modeling, texturing, lighting, animation and video post processing 3 dimension. Blender 3D which is a free and open source software is the most popular open source 3D in the world. Blender 3D feature could be compared with high price 3D software such as 3D studio max, maya or XSI.

By Blender 3D, you can make 3D animation object, interactive media 3D, professional 3D model and form, making game object, and still many more other 3D creation.

Blender 3D gives main features such as:

1. User friendly-interface which neatly arranged.
2. tool to make complete 3D object includes modeling, UV mapping, texturing, rigging, skinning, animation, particle and other simulation, scripting, rendering, compositing, post production and game creation.
3. Cross Platform, with uniform GUI and support all platforms. Blender 3D could also be used for all version of windows, Linux, OS X, FreeBSD, Irix, Sun and other operating system.
4. 3D architecture quality with high quality and could be worked fast and efficient.
5. Active support through forum and community.
6. Small sized File
7. Certainly free

Here is some screenshot of figure and animation 3 dimensional designed by Blender 3D :

Designed with Blender 3D

Designed with Blender 3D

Designed with Blender 3D

Designed with Blender 3D

Designed with Blender 3D

You can find other 3D art works designed by Blender 3D software here:


In this latest version of Blender 3D 2.57, there are so many repairs, and advanced feature from previous version, such as:

1. layout improvement from Graphic User Interface so it would be much more easier to be used by designer. Added by some easiness such as easier navigation and some additional tool.

2. There are some add on you can activate and non activate as you wish. These add ons consisted of 3D navigation, Align tools, materials utilities, manipulator menu, 3D cursor menu etc. Complete add on list could be seen here:


3. There are some features to configure keyboard shortcut as you wish.

4. More flexible and consistent Data access.

5. Supports Windows 64 bit, Linux and Mac OS X

6. It has implied Phyton Scripting API so that user can access and interact with 3D model through tools or directly used script.

7. Improving various modeling tools, such as paint brushes, sculpt and multi resolution, sculpt brush and stroke upgrade, solidify modifier etc.

8. Improving animation system consisted of additional features in Animation editor also addition of new kind of animation.

9. Blender 3D 2.57 is also equipped with Smoke Simulation and Particle Simulation.

There are still many more improvement and repair done by this Blender 3D 2.57. Detail of repair and improvement could be read here:


For you 3D designer who want to try the greatness of this Blender 3D 2.57 software, you can download it for free here:



This Blender 3D 2.57 could be used in computer with Windows 32 bit operating system includes Windows 2000, XP, Vista and 7. Then it could also be used in Windows 64 bit includes windows XP, Vista and 7. Even Blender 3D 2.57 could also be used in Linux 32 bit or 64 bit operating system, also in Mac OS X and FreeBSD.


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