Blender Datasmith Export

Blender Datasmith Export is an add-on designed to export scenes to Unreal Engine 4 using the Datasmith format.

Key features:

  • Mesh Export: Allows exporting of meshes with normals, vertex colors, and up to 8 UV channels.
  • Hierarchy Export: Maintains the hierarchy in the export, including mesh references, transforms, parents, and per-instance material overrides.
  • Texture and Material Export: Exports textures and materials based on shader graph data in Blender, approximating materials closely with support for various nodes.
  • Camera Export: Exports cameras, attempting to match Blender’s focus distance, focal length, and aperture settings.
  • Light Export: Supports exporting lights, including their type, power, color, and size.
  • Reflection Probe Export: Enables the export of reflection probes, including Planar, Sphere, and Box captures.