Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems under the GNU General Public License.
It can be used for modeling, UV unwrapping, texturing, rigging, water simulations, skinning, animating, rendering, particle and other simulations, non-linear editing, compositing, and creating interactive 3D applications, rigid body, fluid, cloth and softbody dynamics, modifier based modeling tools, powerful character animation tools, a node based material and compositing system and Python for embedded scripting.
Blender is Free Software.
Free to use for any purpose. Forever.

License

Free

Supported Platforms

Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku Steam

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Features

2D and 3D physics 3D modelling 3D Motion Graphics 3D Sculpting 3d sketching Animation rigging Animations Built-in Image editor Compositor Customizable Drawing 2D Extensible by Plugins/Extensions Grease Pencil HD-Rendering Intuitive Nodes Keyframe animation Lightweight Low memory usage Motion tracking Node Based Non linear editor Parametric Modeling Physically-Based Rendering Portable Procedural modeling Procedural Texturing Real time rendering Realistic viewport Rendering with graphics card Rotoscoping Scripting Texture painting Texturing Track everything UI customization UV Unfolding Video editing Video overlay Add a feature

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3d-animation 3d-graphics 3d-rendering animation animation-suite cad drafting game-engine landscape mapping modeling motion-graphics rendering sculpting terrain terrain-generator video-compositing

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