2023-06-26 Eevee/Viewport Module Meeting

Practical Info

This is a weekly video chat meeting for planning and discussion of Blender Eevee/viewport module development. Any contributor (developer, UI/UX designer, writer, …) working on Eevee/viewport in Blender is welcome to join.

For users and other interested parties, we ask to read the meeting notes instead so that the meeting can remain focused.

  • Google Meet
  • Next Meeting: July 3, 2023, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM Amsterdam Time (Your local time: 2023-07-03T09:30:00Z2023-07-03T10:00:00Z)


  • Clement
  • Jeroen
  • Michael
  • Miguel
  • Omar
  • Thomas


Metal backend


  • Camera background is being worked on.


  • Merge workbench once the missing features are in.
    • Sculpt has been done
    • Started on curve/hair support
  • This will bump OpenGL support for all platforms to OpenGL 4.3. This means that Metal will also be only available on Mac platforms.


  • Experimenting with new viewport compositor with Sergey and Brecht. Work include:
    • Adding Node previews
    • Improving performance
    • Implementing new nodes that have been added

Vulkan backend