Update: Chaos V-Ray 5 for Houdini, Update 1 Available
Chaos V-Ray for Houdini Update 1 is now available and includes V-ray for Solaris (beta), improved texture baking, Chaos Phoenix Foam Shader, and a new, simplified UI.
Below, the information here from Chaos help. This is a summary but the full release notes are on the Chaos V-Ray for Houdini product page, on the Updates tab.
Super-fast production rendering for VFX artists
V-Ray for Houdini is a production-proven CPU & GPU rendering software ≈. It comes with all the tools artists need to render amazing-looking procedural effects. Seamlessly integrated into Houdini, it enables smooth scene exchange and iterations between Houdini and other DCC applications.
One license. Infinite possibilities.
Get V-Ray, Phoenix FD, Project Lavina, Chaos Cloud & VRscans in a single collection.
Artists and designers looking for total creative freedom and flexibility, get instant access to 15 Chaos products all with one license. With V-Ray Collection you can work freely between 3D applications, applying your own mix of photorealistic rendering, fluid simulation and real-time scene exploration to any project.
In summary, V-Ray is a powerful 3D rendering system, built for designers, architects, and jack-of-all-trades. To be sure, click to learn about how artists use V-Ray. To emphasize, there are lots of examples and trial versions for every field!
Posted by Michele Yamazaki