Version Historie vonBlender 2.32

With this release Blender has not only been extended with a lot of new options, such as ray tracing and displacement mapping, but also offers the beta-test of an integrated support for the famous Yafray renderer.

Rendering improvements

  • new: ray tracing
  • area lights
  • soft shadow
  • improved bumpmapping
  • gaussian filter

Displacement mapping

  • any texture actually deforms rendered geometry
  • including new procedural subdivision

YafRay support

  • external rendering engine
  • Global Illumination
  • photonmapping

Other release notes

  • Mesh beveling
  • Python pulldown menus for import/export
  • Armature speed improvements
  • Etc etc etc
  • And bugs fixed!