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Cavalry – new motion design software

London-based motion design and VFX Studio Mainframe has announced a free public beta of its new motion design software Cavalry. Cavalry promises the user a new procedural application with ambitions to make take on the existing heavy-hitters in the animation, design, creative…


Arnold 6 released

Autodesk has announced the release of Arnold 6, bringing GPU production rendering out of beta. Arnold 6 allows the user to switch between CPU and GPU rendering while maintaining the same settings. The new GPU mode is based on NVIDIA’s OptiX framework and…


Maya 2020 released

Autodesk has announced the release of Maya 2020, adding over 60 updates for animators and updates to the graph editor and time slider. Other features include:  Cached Playback: New preview modes promise faster animation playback and more predictable results, layered dynamics…


V-Ray GPU adds support for NVIDIA RTX

Chaos Group has announced that from the November updates onwards, V-Ray GPU will have support for NVIDIA RTX’s RT cores to speed up production rendering. The announcement is careful to point out that the benefits are scene dependent but that an…


Keyshot 9 sneak peek

Keyshot 9 is out now. New features include Fuzz, GPU rendering, RealCloth, denoising, a 3D model library and more. Find out more on the Keyshot website. 


Marvelous Designer 9 released

CLO Virtual Fashion has announced the release of Marvelous Designer 9. New features include retopology and symmetry tools, new subdivision features, half pattern symmetry, mirror creation, and GPU acceleration for improved performance during simulations. Find out more on the Marvellous Designer website.


Keyshot 9 sneak peek

Keyshot has released a sneak peek for Keyshot 9. Some of the showcased features include Fuzz, GPU rendering, RealCloth, denoising, a 3D model library and more. Find out more on the Keyshot website.Refer to some related articles: – KeyVR Fall 2019 release– Building…


Blender’s Google Summer of Code projects

The Blender Foundation has announced the results of this year’s Google Summer of Code. This year 7 projects were completed including Outliner improvements, the improvement of Cycles and EEVEE for Procedural Content Creation, Core support of VR headsets through OpenXR, Bevel Custom Profiles, Intel Embree…


Nebula Render 2 released

Nebula Render 2 is a new commercial unbiased physically-based standalone render application aimed at “architects, designers and casual VFX artists”. Features include interactive raytracing, a 3d view to modify the scene and add helpers, support for common material types including subsurface scattering and…