V-Ray Next for NUKE's approach to lighting and compositing integrates production-quality ray traced rendering into NUKE and NUKEX. V-Ray's industry standard ray traced renderer inside NUKE's industry standard compositing package gives artists the best of both worlds.
You can now take advantage of faster multi-GPU performance on workstations, plus added support for Cryptomatte render elements.
V-Ray Scene Assets
Extract and reuse individual objects from a V-Ray vrscene file. If you need more control, you can define a set of objects to generate a reusable and customizable VRayScene asset.
• Powerful Ray Traced Rendering • Node-Based Integration • Accurate Lighting • Global Illumination • Physically-Based Materials • Production-Ready Textures • Cameras • VR Cameras • Geometry • Proxy Objects • Instancing With Particles • V-Ray Volume Grid • Deep rendering • Render Elements • Full Light Select Render Element • Cryptomatte • V-Ray Scene Node • V-Ray Translator Node • V-Ray denoiser • Progressive rendering
• New hair workflows
• Full Light Select
Why should compositors and studios useV-Ray Next for NUKE?
Expands the 3d capabilities of NUKE, so compositors can light, render, and composite in one application
Gives compositors better control over lighting, materials, render passes, and final shot output
Lets compositors create any render element (render pass, matte, etc.) they need on the fly
Allows compositors to adjust and match 2d and 3d elements simultaneously
Gives compositors more creative freedom and artistic control
Offers a familiar node-based workflow, making it easier to adopt
Saves time and eliminates the back and forth between NUKE and 3d applications
Maximizes project timelines by allowing compositors to make necessary changes up until final delivery
Allows for a more collaborative, non-linear workflow between 3d and compositing teams
Helps teams review, change, and final shots faster
Support & Maintenance
A V-Ray Next for NUKE major version has active SOFTWARE SUPPORT & MAINTENANCE from its release date to the following next major release date. During the SOFTWARE MAINTENANCE stage Chaos Group will:
Release minor updates including patches, bug fixes, service packs, enhancements, new minor features, and platform compatibility updates.
Provide support and technical assistance to clients.
Provide software builds for download.
V-Ray Free Trial Software Download
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