Beta: Chaos Group V-Ray Next for Maya Beta 3

Beta: Chaos Group V-Ray Next for Maya Beta 3

The next major release of V-Ray will be smarter, faster and even better. V-Ray Next for Maya, beta 3 is available now. Join the beta, give your feedback, and help make V-Ray Next for Maya even better!

Here’s a look at some of the new features available in V-Ray Next for Maya, beta 3.

NEW — NVIDIA AI denoiser in Viewport IPR
The NVIDIA AI denoiser is now available for interactive rendering with V-Ray IPR in the viewport.

NEW — Debug shading/Isolate selected
Quickly isolate selected textures and materials to help debug large shading networks in IPR.

NEW — GPU bucket rendering
Adds support for Cryptomatte render elements.

NEW — V-Ray Layered Texture
This powerful tool layers textures with blend modes and individual masking controls.

Faster IPR
Redesigned IPR for faster feedback and continuous updates when moving the camera or working on animation. View preview video >

Adaptive Dome Light
Faster and more accurate image-based environment lighting based on V-Ray Scene Intelligence.

Physical hair material
Render more realistic-looking hair with accurate highlights and new glint and glitter controls.

2x faster GPU rendering
Fast new GPU rendering architecture that now supports more high-end production features.

GPU Volume Rendering
V-Ray GPU now supports blazing fast rendering of volumetric effects like smoke, fire and fog.

Layered Alembic support
Now supporting Alembic 1.7 and layers for efficient handling and updating of Alembic data.

Toon shader
Create non-photorealistic cartoon and cel shading effects. Now with new advanced line controls.

NOTE: SSE 4.2 compatible processor required.

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Posted by Kim Sternisha