22 November 2021

22 November 2021

Notes for weekly communication of ongoing projects and modules.


Modules & Projects

Geometry Nodes


New Features and Changes

Geometry Nodes

  • Geometry Nodes: Support custom instance attributes (commit, commit, commit) (Erik Abrahamsson, Hans Goudey)
  • Add warning when retrieving modifier’s object’s geometry from the object info node (commit) (Hans Goudey)
  • Decrease overhead of field evaluation with many nodes (commit) (Jacques Lucke)

User Interface

  • Node Editor
    • Change minimum zoom level in the node editor (commit) (Erik Abrahamsson)
    • Skip socket drawing on low zoom (commit) (Erik Abrahamsson)
  • Use asset catalog tree view system for the spreadsheet dataset panel (commit) (Hans Goudey)
  • Small tweaks to UI labels (commit, commit) (Nikhil Shringarpurey, Aaron Carlisle)

Video Sequence Editor

  • Use alpha over as default blend mode (commit) (Richard Antalik)
  • Improve performance of alpha over blending in some cases (commit) (Richard Antalik)

Asset Browser

  • Disallow single file as asset library (commit) (Sybren A. Stüvel)
  • Include partial matches when filtering tags (commit) (Sybren A. Stüvel)


  • Reduce triangle memory usage with packed_float3 (commit, commit) (Brecht Van Lommel)

Python API

  • Add meta.separate() Python API function (commit) (Félix)

Weekly Reports