Chaos Group V‑Ray for Houdini
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V-Ray for Houdini: Powerful rendering for visual effects

Product Highlights

  • Quality - Production-proven Academy Award-winning ray traced rendering with a full suite of tools to create photorealistic imagery and animatio
  • Power - Built to handle the absolute toughest projects and largest scenes.
  • Speed - Highly optimized, adaptive ray tracing for exceptional speed and scalability.
  • Creative control - Full creative control over lighting and look development with a versatile collection of shaders, textures, lights and render controls.
  • Smart integration - V-Ray for Houdini 1-Month Rental' Integrated seamlessly into SideFX Houdini and designed to fit any production pipeline..
  • Industry standard - Top artists and studios rely on V-Ray everyday to create award-winning animation & visual effects.

What's New

Houdini 17 Banshee Support
V-Ray for Houdini fully supports the latest Houdini 17 Banshee release.
AI Denoiser In IPR
The GPU-accelerated NVIDIA AI Denoiser is now available for interactive rendering in the viewport with V-Ray IPR.
GPU Material Assignments
Per-Primitive Material Assignment is now supported on the GPU, allowing artists to utilize Stylesheets and the Material SOP.
GPU Bucket Rendering
Faster multi-GPU performance and added support for Cryptomatte render elements.
Light Select Render Element Support
Render individual lights or groups of lights as separate render elements for accurate light mixing in post.
Texture Baking
Bake lighting and textures for game assets and real-time environments.
V-RAY Scene material Overrides
Automatically recreates fully adjustable material node hierarchies from V-Ray scene files.
Unified Workflow For Custom Attributes
Use a single User Color node to control custom attributes for any type of geometry including splines and particles.

Key Features

Powerful And Fast Rendering
High-performance GPU & CPU rendering capabilities for high-speed look development and final frame rendering.
Volume Rendering
Fast, accurate illumination and rendering of VDB volumes through the V-Ray Volume Grid.
V-Ray Scene Support
Easily transfer and override the properties of V-Ray scenes from applications such as Maya and 3ds Max.
Alembic Support
Full support for Alembic workflows including transformations, instancing and per object material overrides.
Physical Hair
New Physical Hair shader renders realistic-looking hair with accurate highlights.
Drive shader parameters such as color, alpha and particle size through custom, per-point attributes.
Packed Primitives
Fast and efficient handling of Houdini's native packed primitives at render time.
Material Stylesheets
Full support for material overrides based on groups, bundles and attributes.
Supports copying any object type (including volumes) using Packed Primitives, Instancer, and "instancepath" attribute.
Light Instances
Instancing of lights is supported, with options for per-instance overrides of the light parameters. Light link settings are kept.

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