Episode 33 / Let’s talk music with Jan Morgenstern


Hi,
in this episode we interviewed Jan Morgenstern, who was recently nominated for a Jerry Goldsmith Award again for his great music on Caminandes.

Jan in his studio

Jan in his studio

We talked about how he became a musician, his work on the Blender Open Movies, the software he uses for composing also also looked a bit into Creative Commons licenses.

Even though this isn’t our regular topic, we really enjoyed doing this episode, and hope you like it as well!!

- Thomas

Length: 1:39:52
Recorded: 25th June 2014

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Episode 32 / Brecht leaving for Solid Angle

Hi,
in this episode we had Brecht van Lommel on again. Brecht recently announced, that he will leave the Blender Institute and start working for Solid Angle on the Arnold Renderer.

We interviewed him about Cycles, his future plans and said Thank You!
Sorry about the bad audio this time, but we hope that you will find it interesting nevertheless.

- Thomas

Length: 36:47
Recorded: 15th June 2014

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Episode 31 / FMX, GSOC and Development

Hi,
in this episode Campbell and I talked about the FMX conference in Stuttgart, Blender development and the 7 Google Summer of Code projects.

Thomas at FMX

- Thomas

Length: 50:27
Recorded: 1st May 2014

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Episode 30 / Interview with James Neale

James Neale

Hi,
in this episode we are talking to James Neale from Character Mill, one of the studios involved in the exciting Gooseberry project. He mentions some interesting points about the Gooseberry Feature Film.

In the end Campbell and I also talk a bit about upcoming Blender 2.71 features.

- Thomas

Length: 1:09:17
Recorded: 6th April 2014

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Episode 29 / News and Licenses

Hi,
in this episode Campbell and I talked about project Gooseberry and development updates. We also looked at licensing, and discussed pros and cons of the copy-left licenses compared to permissive licenses, (GPL compared to BSD/Apache).

- Thomas

Disclaimer! We’re aware the whole licensing discussion is quite involved so, if you’re not interested in this topic you may want to skip this episode).
- Campbell

Length: 1:48:41
Recorded: 6th February 2014

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Episode 28 / Interview with Pablo Vazquez

Hi,
in this episode we talked with Pablo Vazquez, a well known Blender artist who worked on the Open Movies Sintel and Caminandes.

Pablo

He also does a lot of training (like Venoms Lab). We also talked about recent Blender development and take a look into 2014.

We wish everyone Merry Christmas and a happy start into the new year. Thank you for listening to the Blender Podcast this year, we will be back next year!

- Thomas

Length: 1:26:36
Recorded: 20th December 2013

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Episode 27 / Development & Migration

Hi,
in this episode we talked about the Blender Conference in Amsterdam, the GSoC-Mentor-Summit in San Francisco, upcoming development plans for Blender 2.7x and our migration to git/phabricator.

- Thomas

Length: 1:09:15
Recorded: 28th November 2013

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Episode 26 / Interview with Lukas Tönne

Hi,
in this episode we had Lukas Tönne on, who is a frequent contributor to Blender development. We discuss new tools and improvements in Blender and take a look at future enhancements.

- Thomas

Lukas Tönne

Length: 1:07:33
Recorded: 26th August 2013

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Episode 25 / Interview with Dolf Veenvliet

Hi,
in this episode we interviewed Dolf Veenvliet, who just released a great new training DVD about 3D printing. He was also part of the Sintel Open Movie.

Dolf Veenvliet

Campbell and I also talked about the upcoming Blender 2.68 release and this years Google summer of code.

- Thomas

Length: 1:04:51
Recorded: 21st June 2013

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Episode 24 / Blender 2.67, FMX and more

Hi,
in this episode we talked about the new Blender 2.67 release, the FMX conference in Germany, 3D printing addon and the blenderartists forum.

- Thomas

Length: 45:46
Recorded: 1st May 2013

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