Grants

October – December 2018

  • Grant for Benoit Bolsee – design and implementation of the new real-time viewport (physics editing) and a new logic editor for “interaction mode”.
  • Grant for Philipp Oeser, supporting developer.blender.org tracker reports
  • Grant for Jacques Lucke (Blender Institute), work on Blender 2.8 beta.

July – December 2018

  • Grants for Campbell Barton* (reports), Bastien Montagne* (reports).
  • Grant for Clement Foucault to work on Eevee.
  • Part-time grant for Dalai Felinto (support Blender 2.8)

June-August 2018

  • Grant for Joshua Leung, 2.8 development (2 months)

April-May-June 2018

  • Main Sponsor of the Blender 2.8 Code Quest (3 months), getting 8+ developers to Amsterdam to finish 2.8.
  • Grant for Philipp Oeser, support for bug tracker.

February 2018

  • Grant for Joshua Leung, 2.8 development (2 months)

October 2017

  • Grant for Dalai Felinto, coordinating Blender 2.8 and viewport development. (6 months)
  • Grant for Clement Foucault, work on Eevee and Blender viewport (3 months)

September 2017

  • Grant for Joshua Leung, work on Grease Pencil for 2.8, and development support. (2 months)

June 2017

  • Grants for Bastien Montagne and Campbell Barton to work on 2.79 (3 months)

January 2017

  • Grant for Bastien Montagne (reports) (3 months)
  • Eight months grant for Luca Rood for work on cloth and OpenGL (reports).
  • One month grant for Julian Eisel (VR, Workspaces) and Joey Ferwerda (bug tracker)

July – December 2016

  • Grant for Bastien Montagne* (reports) For work on general development projects, development support, patch and bug tracker work.

January – July 2016

  • Grants for Campbell Barton* (reports), Bastien Montagne* (reports) and Sergey Sharybin (reports). For work on general development projects, development support, patch and bug tracker work.

May – July 2016

  • Grant for Kevin Dietrich (reports), finishing the Alembic patch provided by DwarfLabs.

February – March 2016

  • Grant for Lukas Toenne, to work on a design proposal for the “everything nodes” 2.8 project in Blender – including for object transform, modifiers, particles, hair and simulation.

March – May 2015

  • Grant for Mike Erwin, to work on the Viewport upgrade project – GLSL/PBR shader editing and drawing.

January -February 2015

  • Grant for Nicholas Bishop, to work six weeks in Blender Institute Amsterdam on PTex support in Blender.

December 2014 – January 2015

  • Grant for Joshua Leung, for 2 months near-full time work on the new dependency graph implementation.

November 2014

  • Grant for Dalai Felinto, finishing Stereo editing (Sequencer) and adding a game-player style view navigation keymap option.

November 2014 – April 2015

  • Grant for Julian Severin Eisel, for two days per week help with development support – bug tracker triaging, patch reviewing and developer docs.

October 2014 – March 2015

  • Grant for Bastien Montagne, (near) full time work on game-artist related topics (modeling, FBX) and general Blender support.

August – September 2014

  • Grant for Dalai Felinto, to work two months in Blender Institute Amsterdam on completing Multiview (stereo) rendering and editing in Blender.
  • Grant for 1 week coding to Jens Restemeier, to work on fixing some FBX export issues.

May 2014 – July 2014

  • Grant for Mitchell Stokes, for half-time work on BGE bug fixing and IO support for Unreal engine modders.

April 2014 – September 2014

  • Grant for Tamito Kajiyama, for full-time work on FreeStyle and NPR rendering in Blender.
  • Grant for Bastien Montagne, (near) full time work on game-artist related topics (like FBX) and general Blender support.

March 2014 – April 2014

  • Grant for Dalai Felinto: finishing work on MultiView (stereo render)
  • Grant for Bastien Montagne, Full time work on game-artist related topics (like FBX) and general Blender support. (Valve donation)

September 2013 – February 2014

  • Grants for Dalai Felinto and Bastien Montagne, for work on game-artist related topics (Valve donation)

September 2013 – March 2014

  • Grants for Lukas Toenne, Sergey Sharybin and Campbell Barton – for 30h support/development per week during this period

April 2013 – June 2013

  • Grants for Sergey Sharybin and Campbell Barton – for 30h support/development per week, during this period

Jan 2013 – March 2013

  • Grants for Sergey Sharybin and Campbell Barton – for 30h support/development per week, during this period

July 2012 – Dec 2012

  • Grant for Sergey Sharybin – for 30h support/development per week, during 6 months.

April 2012 – June 2012

  • Grant for to Daniel Genrich, for improving smoke simulation and animation inside smoke domains.
  • Grant for to Jeroen Bakker (atmind.nl), to finish the new tile-based compositor in Blender

October 2011 – March 2012

  • Grant for Lukas Toenne, for further work on particles and node systems in Blender.
  • Grant for Nicholas Bishop, for applying GSoC sculpt/paint branch and other modelling related todos.

September 2011