DCC in review: The “dive to the bottom” in 2011
January 2011 finds us in the middle of “a long massive shakeout” in Digital Content Creation, says Kathleen Maher. By ...
Chaos Group rolls out V-Ray 2.0
The newest version of the popular rendering engine for Autodesk 3ds Max includes support for Nvidia GPUs and improved 3D ...
Quadrillions and Quadrillions of Cycles
In computer graphics, too much is not enough. Jon Peddie does some simple math on the ridiculous amount of computer ...
E-on Expands Its World-Building Capabilities
Software from natural image digital content specialist E-on is used just about everywhere digital greenery is required. This summer E-on ...
SolidWorks Decision Highlights Competitive Angst Between Luxology and Mental Images
The latest release of SolidWorks dumps PhotoWorks, based on Mental Images technology, for PhotoView 360, based on Luxology technology. Contributing ...
Bunkspeed Shot debuts as first Iray end-user application
On July 26, Bunkspeed released Shot, an application for making realistic renderings quickly. It’s the first end-user application of mental images Iray interactive realistic rendering technology. Mental images became a subsidiary of graphics-chip maker Nvidia in December 2007.
Alibre goes with Luxion
3D CAD/CAM vendor Alibre has announced a new bundle deal for Luxion KeyShot rendering and Alibre’s Design Expert and Alibre ...
Luxion Reclaims Hypershot Technology
The advanced rendering software formerly known as Bunkspeed HyperShot is now—more or less—Luxion KeyShot. HyperShot is now Shot, but not ...