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Update: Chaos Vantage Update 7, Build 1.7.0 Available

Update: Chaos Vantage Update 7, Build 1.7.0 Available

Chaos Vantage, previously Project Lavina, makes real-time real simple. Getting your scene ready for real-time is often considered time-consuming and difficult. But it’s as easy as just dragging and dropping in Chaos Vantage. Even in detailed production scenes, you’ll be exploring and interacting in no time.

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Read the release notes, for Chaos Vantage Update 7, Build 1.7.0 below.

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Chaos Vantage Update 7, Build 1.7, Release Notes

New Features


  • Support for normal maps

Clay mode

  • Added white/clay mode override in the Material tab with options to preserve original material’s reflection, refraction, bump, opacity and self illumination Details

Ambient  occlusion

  • Added global ambient occlusion option in the Lights tab Details

Sun animation

  • Implemented Animated Geolocated sun and Sun track in the animation editor for easy sun time lapse animation  Details


  • Added New option in the File menu to create a new empty scene Details


  • Support for 3DConnexion SpaceMouse controller

Supported output formats

  • Implemented .jpg/.jpeg file type output


Ambient light

  • Added ambient light color swatch Details
  • Increased ambient light intensity limit to 1000000


  • Implemented ‘Camera enqueu mode’ in Render setup dialog to add all scene cameras at once in the render queue Details
  • Shows .vantage file name in recent file list and title bar after saving scene
  • Camera clipping planes are now taken into account when determining the dolly/orbit/zoom pivot point
  • Abort button now aborts the entire render queue
  • Render dialog retains render queue when closed
  • Sequence mode is not allowed when no sequence is available


.vantage file

  • The .vrscene environment texture is not used when loading a .vrscene with an associated .vantage file


  • Memory leak when HQ rendering with denoiser
  • Changing a VRayLight from Plane to Dome not updating correctly


  • Crash when renaming a camera


  • Crash when deleting objects

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