Cycles Open Source Production Rendering

Contact

To get in touch, use the following channels:

  • Cycles mailing list
  • IRC channel #cycles and #blendercoders on irc.freenode.net
  • Bug reports and patches are to be filed against the Cycles project

Source Code

Source code is available either as standalone repository or bundled with the Blender sources, from developer.blender.org.

Documentation

See the developer pages on the Blender wiki.

Team

Originally started under the Blender Foundation, the Cycles team has grown to include individual developers, and developers from animation studios and other companies. Contributors as of November 2017:

  • Aaron Carlisle
  • Alexander Gavrilov
  • Antony Riakiotakis
  • Bastien Montagne
  • Brecht Van Lommel
  • Campbell Barton
  • Carlo Andreacchio
  • Daniel Genrich
  • Dalai Felinto
  • Daniel Genrich
  • Edward O’Callaghan
  • Gaia Clary
  • Greg Zaal
  • Hristo Gueorguiev
  • Jason Wilkins
  • Jeff Knox
  • Jens Verwiebe
  • John Pavel
  • Jonas Eschenburg
  • Joshua Leung
  • Julian Eisel
  • Jürgen Herrmann
  • Karsten Schwenk
  • Kévin Dietrich
  • Kim Christensen
  • Konrad Kleine
  • Luca Rood
  • Lukas Stockner
  • Lukas Tönne
  • Mai Lavelle
  • Marcus von Appen
  • Martijn Berger
  • Mathieu Menuet
  • Matthew Heimlich
  • Mike Erwin
  • Nathan Letwory
  • Pablo Vazquez
  • Pascal Schön
  • Peter Staples
  • Ray Molenkamp
  • Scott Wu
  • Sergey Sharybin
  • Stefan Werner
  • Stuart Broadfoot
  • Sv. Lockal
  • Tamito Kajiyama
  • Thomas Dinges
  • Thomas Laroche