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Blender Institute Podcast #026 - Freddy
26 May 2016 (updated 26 May 2016) | by Pablo Vazquez
<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/266001323&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false"></iframe> Get ready for a fully packed podcast with Blender development news on Cycles, PBR, hair, Alembic, dependency graph updates, new textures and personal texture collections on Blender Cloud, heart-warming stories about turtles and even stormtroopers talk. **Welcome to Blender Institute Podcast episode 26!** > * 01:30 - [Freddy the turtle](http://www.parool.nl/amsterdam/nieuw-schild-voor-freddy-dankzij-amsterdamse-software~a4306930/) * 05:00 - [Logging in Python](https://code.blender.org/2016/05/logging-from-python-code-in-blender/) * 07:40 - [Node Wrangler](https://lollypopman.com/2016/05/25/add-on-bone-select-sets/) * 10:30 - Procedural Textures & Bump/Displacement in Cycles Viewport * 20:05 - Hair in the Viewport * 24:00 - Dynamic Paint speedup by Bastien Montagne * 25:00 - Cycles optimization by Brecht * 25:54 - Dependency Graph * 29:50 - Tips for fast playback * 31:05 - Alembic work by Kevin Dietrich, funded by [Development Fund](https://www.blender.org/foundation/development-fund/) * 34:25 - Blender Cloud: [Create your own Texture Library!](https://cloud.blender.org/services) * 38:25 - New [door](https://cloud.blender.org/p/textures/#5742c548c379cf13c3c82c9b) and [brick](https://cloud.blender.org/p/textures/#5672df9fc379cf0007b3198b) textures on the Cloud * 41:05 - Shaders Library? * 43:17 - [BlenRig Vincent Timelapses](https://cloud.blender.org/p/blenrig/#573170f4c379cf0dca5225ad) * 43:50 - New Tutorial: [Posing Vincent](https://cloud.blender.org/p/blenrig/#57443403c379cf17984528fa) * 46:53 - Blender Store upgrade * 49:00 - AMD sent us a Radeon Pro Duo! * 53:08 - Agent 327 updates: Annecy! * 1:03:45 - Stormtrooper funfacts * 1:05:40 - Q&A: Why remaking the Agent model? * 1:07:21 - Q&A: Assets Library on the Cloud? * 1:08:20 - Q&A: Sharing Textures * 1:08:50 - Q&A: Annecy * 1:09:46 - Q&A: Tutorial on Min/Max mouth rig? * 1:11:58 - Q&A: Art of Blender vol. 2? * 1:13:25 - Giant bomb dropped by Sergey In this podcast: Sergey, Hjalti, Andy, Pablo, Sybren Music: Blabetté de Metz (Psy-Jazz Mix) - (cc-by-nc) keytronic ###Leave your questions for next week! ♥