Blender Guru has published a lengthy interview with Ton Roosendaal, the original creator of Blender and chairman of the Blender Foundation.
During the nearly two hour interview, Ton discusses how Blender got started and how it almost didn’t happen, why making Blender open source was the best decision, Ton’s disinterest in money, differences between
Blender from other open source projects, why Blender’s game engine is falling behind, the fallout from Blender UI proposals and the UI debate, Ton’s thoughts on Autodesk and Disney’s purchase of Pixar, what’s holding
Blender back, and more.
Watch it on YouTube.