If you are a professional or aspiring animator or designer then Blender could be an essential tool in your arsenal. Blender is the ultimate content creation suite for 3D graphics and animations. The program contains a huge host of features and functions that can, at first, seem daunting to amateur designers and animators, but with some persistence and knowledge Blender can be an incredibly powerful tool for any designer.
Blender can be personalized to fit your style, with a number of interchangeable options and interfaces. Blender is an incredibly powerful tool and, if users make themselves at home with the interface and the functionality of the program, it will pay off immensely in the long run. Blender is definitely geared towards the more professional and experienced animator and designer, but it is possible for novices to become acquainted with the operation of the program.
Blender supports a huge number of file formats, including common 2D image formats such as JPG, PNG, TIFF and TGS; 3D picture formats such as 3D Studio; and a number of video formats such as Quicktime and AVI.