Update: Chaos V-Ray 5 for Maya Update 2 – Chaos Cosmos support and more
This update to V-Ray for Maya adds support for Chaos Cosmos, offering access to materials, models, and HDRIs. Plus, V-Ray for Maya now has new features including V-Ray Decal, support for lights in USD, and more.
What’s new in V-Ray 5 for Maya Update 2?
V-Ray 5, update 2 introduces Chaos Cosmos integration, so you can deploy the ever-growing library of plants, trees, bushes, and more to quickly build environments, and make use of materials and HDRIs. V-Ray Decal makes it easy to customize any surface with signs, labels, stains, and more effects. Chaos has also extended their support for USD with lights and added batch rendering to Chaos Cloud.
Free render-ready content
Chaos Cosmos is a free library of high-quality V-Ray content to help bring your scenes to life. With a collection of high-resolution materials, beautiful HDR environments, and render-ready 3D models such as plants, trees, bushes, and more, Chaos Cosmos is a great resource for your next project.
Streamlined workflow to help you work smart.
Easily apply decals
Apply decals to any surface without altering the underlying material or adding UVs. The new V-Ray Decal makes it easy to add stickers, labels, cracks, stains, scratches, and more.
Extended USD support
Enhance your workflow with the ability to export V-Ray lights to USD, and render USD lights with V-Ray.
Batch rendering with Chaos Cloud
Easily batch render multiple cameras and render layers with Chaos Cloud.
Blur and Sharpen in the VFB
Adjust the detail of your renders using the new Blur and Sharpen layers, built right in the V-Ray Frame Buffer, for even more artistic control. And save time with batch image processing.
The world's most complete rendering software for animation and visual effects
For 3D artists who need a fast and flexible renderer, V-Ray for Maya – Perpetual License is built for speed, and designed for production. No matter the project, V-Ray delivers when it matters most.
Chaos V-Ray 5 for Maya is the complete 3D rendering software for animation and visual effects. Composite renders, incorporate Light Path Expressions, and interactively relight your scene in the new V-Ray Frame Buffer. Randomize your textures for seamless tiling and get a massive speed boost with the all-new V-Ray Proxy node.
V-Ray 5 helps you save time and make your renders look even better — both on the CPU or GPU.
Posted by Kim Sternisha