Cycles Render

Rendering and render settings previously discussed () have been confined to the Blender internal Render Engine (Blender Render). There are external render engines which may be used to render Blender files but Blender incorporates the Cycles Render system.

The Cycles Render Engine is described as being a raytracing based engine with support for Interactive rendering. Being Interactive means you see a rendered view of your work as It progresses In the 3D window. In later versions of Blender, with the 3D window In Rendered Viewport Shading mode, ...

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