Blender Institute Podcast #030 - Sync 23 Jun 2016
(updated 23 Jun 2016)
· Pablo Vazquez
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We're back at the Blender Institute for podcast number **30** (!) full of Community news, Blender stuff, Agent 327 updates, the special announcement of Blender Cloud's new upcoming service **"Blender Sync"** and more!
* 01:15 Community News
* 01:23 Blender has an [official Twitter account](https://twitter.com/blender_org)!
* 02:20 Social Networks and the Blender Community
* 06:50 Why the Blender Network is awesome
* 10:05 [THREE Blender films accepted into the Siggraph Electronic Theater!](https://www.blender.org/news/siggraph-2016-computer-animation-festival-selections/)
* 13:35 Blender [used in the Warcraft movie](http://www.moviemaker.com/archives/interviews/creating-warcraft-interview-visual-effects-supervisor-bill-westenhofer/)
* 15:34 [Brushes in Grease Pencil v2](https://vimeo.com/171657200)
* 17:21 Blender 101 Education platform (www.b3d101.org)
* 20:00 Blender Development News
* 20:20 Google Summer of Code Projects
* 22:00 Sybren's work on Cloud Home Projects
* 22:45 **Blender Sync**
* 32:40 Pablo's week: Cloud home page redesign
* 36:55 Never release on a friday!
* 41:10 Studio and Agent 327 News
* 41:22 Hjalti's week: Story and script development
* 43:30 Matias Mendiola joins the Agent 327: Barbershop team!
* 45:00 Defining the Agent character with initial 'vanilla' walkcycle
* 47:26 What is the opposite of 'vanilla'?
* 48:20 Andy's week on interior design of the barbershop
* 53:15 Geeking out on barbershop chairs
* 54:40 Modelmakers are storytellers, even in CG!
* 57:40 Cloud Q&A
* 57:55 The infamous Annecy app
* 58:37 Blender Cloud statistics
* 1:00:45 Plans for team membership
In this podcast: Hjalti, Francesco, Andy, Pablo and Sybren
Music: Blabetté de Metz (Psy-Jazz Mix) - (cc-by-nc) keytronic