15 August 2022

15 August 2022

Notes for weekly communication of ongoing projects and modules.

Modules & Projects

New Features and Changes

Realtime Compositor

  • Add evaluator and engine (commit) (Omar Emara)
  • Allow compositor in material preview mode (commit) (Omar Emara)
  • Implement input, output, distort, matte, convert, vector, and color nodes (commit, commit, commit, commit, commit, commit) (Omar Emara)
  • Add stubs for unsupported nodes (commit) (Omar Emara)


  • Improve denoiser update performance when rendering with multiple GPUs (commit) (Patrick Mours)
  • Improve ray tracing precision near triangle edges (commit) (Brecht Van Lommel)
  • Take into account time limit for render progress bar (commit) (Brecht Van Lommel)

User Interface


  • New light module and evaluation support (commit, commit) (Clément Foucault)

Dependency Graph

  • Optimize evaluation of dependencies of disabled modifiers (commit, commit) (Sergey Sharybin)
    Render: remove camera shift hard limits (commit) (Brecht Van Lommel)


  • OBJ: support importing multiple files at once (commit) (Aras Pranckevicius)


  • Mesh: Move hide flags to generic attributes (commit) (Hans Goudey)
  • Wayland: Support setting modifiers on window activation (commit) (Campbell Barton)

Weekly Reports

Google Summer of Code