Blender is a freeware and open source 3D image editor which works with modeling, image animation and rendering of 3D graphics formats inside of a clean, customizable interface.
With this very well-done editor, users have access to a wide range of powerful editing tools for creating objects, sculpting and painting objects with various types of textures. This program is highly capable of creating complex 3D scenes. In the game mode, graphics publishers and game creators are given access to useful tools.
A number of different Blender tutorials are available from the project homepage along with different forms of documentation for models, textures, animations and rendering.
Many different types of file formats are compatible with this program and for 3D types, you can use: BLEND, 3DS, AC, DXF, DWG, FBX, DAE, OFF, X, LWO, MOT, M3G, JAVA, MD2, FLT, IV, MAP, RAW, XSI, PLY, WRL, MDD, OBJ, X3D.
In terms of two-dimensional graphics, Blender works with TGA, JPG, PNG, EXR, DPX, Cineon, HDR, IFF, AVI, TIFF, PSD, MOV.
Overall, a very recommended program available completely free.Blender features and highlights:
Blender is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from 3d design without restrictions. Blender 2.78b is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this 3D modelling software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Blender Team.
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