Latest Ray tracing Stories

2014-02-04 23:04:22

Versatile Lighting, Shading, and Rendering Toolkit for 3ds Max Delivers Powerful New Feature Set; Production-Ready for Teams of Any Size Sofia, Bulgaria (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Today’s launch of Chaos Group’s V-Ray 3.0 for 3ds Max continues the company’s goals of making speed and simplicity accessible to all artists. With significant optimizations to the ray tracing core, Brute Force GI, Progressive Path Tracing, Reflections, Refractions and more are running up to 5x faster; while...

2013-12-09 23:02:49

Popular Renderer for Rhino Gets Major Overhaul Across the Board; Speed, Workflow, Lighting, and Material Improvements; Free for V-Ray 1.5 for Rhino Customers Sofia, Bulgaria (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 Today marks the launch of V-Ray 2.0 for Rhino, the newest update to Chaos Group’s high-performance rendering engine for designers. With up to 30x faster V-Ray RT performance, V-Ray Express tools and HDR Light Studio live connection with Light Paint, this release aims to promote creativity...

2012-04-14 23:04:01

High-level rendering toolkit for photorealistic real-time and interactive visualization Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) April 13, 2012 Imagination Technologies, a leading multimedia technologies company, brings photorealistic rendering a giant leap forward with today´s launch of the PowerVR Brazil SDK v1.0 ray traced rendering toolkit. Developed from the ground up to fully utilize Imagination´s PowerVR OpenRL API SDK, the Brazil SDK v1.0 enables 3D graphics software developers to easily...

2011-07-05 00:00:31

Infinite Skills has created a new 12-hour training course that helps users understand the basics of digital 3D creation with latest version of Autodesk Maya. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 03, 2011 A new Maya 2012 Tutorial Video released by training company Infinite Skills Inc promises to make learning 3D modeling and design easier than ever before. The course includes 86 separate tutorials on everything from polygon modeling essentials to rendering, keyframe animation and raytracing, offering...

2010-12-17 00:00:44

Offers Increased Rendering Speed, Ray-traced Viewports, Multi-res Sculpting and Plug-in Opportunities for Third Party Development Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) December 16, 2010 Luxology® LLC today announced the immediate availability of modo® 501, the latest version of its award-winning, artist-friendly 3D content creation software. modo 501 offers substantial improvements in modeling and sculpting functionality, rendering speed (30-40% faster), ray-traced viewports and an introductory...

2010-07-26 19:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- SIGGRAPH 2010 -- Caustic Graphics® today announced that e-on software, Lightwork Design, and Strata have licensed Caustic's OpenRL(TM) (Open Ray Tracing Library) SDK for their interactive ray tracing applications; showing further momentum behind the world's only cross-platform, cross-OS specification for writing real-time, interactive ray tracing applications. The company, together with these developer partners, will be launching and...

2010-07-26 19:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- SIGGRAPH 2010 -- Caustic Graphics®, the leader in accelerated ray tracing, today introduced Brazil for Developers(TM) -- a real-time, fully interactive renderer for a wide range of 3D graphics applications. For the first time, developers will be able to incorporate the look and photorealism of Brazil directly into their 3D graphics applications, with the tremendous enhancement of real-time, interactive scene manipulation. The Brazil...

2009-08-03 07:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- SIGGRAPH 2009 -- Caustic Graphics(R) today announced that Lightwork Design, Robert McNeel & Associates, Realtime Technology AG (RTT AG), Right Hemisphere and SplutterFish have all agreed to port their interactive raytracing applications to the CausticRT(TM) platform, showing strong momentum early on behind the world's only massively accelerated raytracing system for achieving breakthrough levels of quality in interactive, cinema-quality 3D computer...

2009-04-19 23:01:00

Company Releases Caustic RT - Flexible Development Platform for No-Compromise Raytracing SAN FRANCISCO, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Caustic Graphics released CausticRT(TM), the worlds only massively accelerated raytracing system for achieving breakthrough levels of quality in interactive, cinema-quality 3D computer graphics. The Caustic development platform, which includes a raytracing accelerator card and SDK, are now available to qualified developers so they can create new or port their...

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