When making complex scenes there should be some kind of "folders" (i.e. like in Adobe Photoshop, layer management) in scene outliner, that can group objects together - but this feature seems not present.

Is there some addon or way to manage scene "like a pro"? I find groups very unfriendly and object parenting is somehow useful, but not quite good in my opinion for right scene organisation.


For a better scene organization I'd suggest use the layer management addon, which is shipped with blender by default:

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In addition, the Outliner provides some functionality to display the desired data types like Groups, Same Objects, Selected Objects etc.:

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    $\begingroup$ I've just tested it :) Splitting outliner into two views: Current Scene and Groups with this addon really helps in this case! :) $\endgroup$ – komorra Aug 27 '15 at 14:17
  • $\begingroup$ @komorra Great! Glad I could help. $\endgroup$ – p2or Aug 27 '15 at 14:18

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