Blender is very powerful tool that helps you to create 3D or 2D content. It helps you in modeling, texturing, lighting, animation and video post-processing functionality in one package. It is really helpful for an architecture. Blender provides cross-platform interoperability, extensibility, an incredibly small footprint, and a tightly integrated workflow. So, it has become one of the most popular Open Source 3D graphics application in the world.
It has some great key features. These are:
- Fully built-in design suite, providing a wide arsenal of vital 3D content creation instruments including modeling, uv-mapping, texturing, rigging, skinning, animation, particles and simulation, scripting, renders, compositing, post-production and play-creation.
- Cross Platform for all platform variants of Windows (98, NT, 2000, XP), Linux, OS X, FreeBSD, Irix, Sun and many other operating systems, with OpenGL GUI on any platform.
- High-quality 3D architecture that makes work-flow quick and efficient.
- Its executable size is very small and it is easy to distribution.