In this video, we talk about the news that Adobe is the newest contributor to the Blender development fund with a gold level corporate sponsorship. But is this a good thing?
ADOBE DEVELOPMENT FUND ANNOUNCEMENT
BLENDER ARTISTS ADOBE DEVELOPMENT FUND THREAD
BLENDER DEVELOPMENT FUND HOMEPAGE (Please Support)
BLENDER DEVELOPMENT FUND SUPPORT DEFINITIONS
DECODED VIDEO ABOUT ADOBE SITUATION
TWITTER THREAD ABOUT BLENDER OPEN SOURCE STATUS
BLENDER SUBSTANCE ADD ON TUTORIAL
SOUTHERN SHOTTY BLENDER MIXAMO ADD ON TUTORIAL
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0:00 – Introduction
0:31 – What’s the actual Development Fund Contribution ?
1:10 – Does a contribution give Adobe any control over Blender?
1:35 – Could Adobe even acquire Blender? (Decoded Video breakdown)
1:56 – Why buying/acquiring Blender is basically impossible
2:20 – So why would Adobe want to contribute?
2:46 – New Adobe Substance add-on
3:07 – New Adobe Mixamo Add-on (Southern Shotty Tutorial)
3:20 – Should Blender even work with non-open source companies?
4:20 – Opinions from the Blender Artists thread
5:13 – Head to the comments and let me know what you think!