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Sketchup – new video tutorial!

December 3, 2017

We released a new tutorial for Sketchup and V-Ray!

In this video, we show how to render a Sketchup page animation scene with V-Ray render engine.

Sketchup – new video tutorial!

November 29, 2017

We released a new tutorial for Sketchup and V-Ray!

In this video, we show how to render a Sketchup multi page scene with V-Ray render engine.

3ds Max plugin – v71

November 29, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Fixed Corona render issues with strips rendering mode
  • Added upload queue for scenes exported as .vrscenes

Cinema 4D – v34

November 29, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Added blocker for GPU based render engines. For GPU based rendering server renting, please contact us
  • Added blocker & prompt about non-supported assets formats (video textures) and video output formats
  • Added support for UNC network paths
  • Fixed unsupported type of signs in takes names
  • Fixed coping camera tags when using tiled camera plugin mode
  • Fixed XParticles prompt about caches

Maya plugin – v65/v66

November 28, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Fixed yeti assets handling

Modo plugin – v24

November 28, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Fixes in plugin stability

Web Manager split view feature overview

November 24, 2017

Sketchup – new video tutorial!

November 24, 2017

We released a new tutorial for Sketchup and V-Ray!

In this video, we show how to render a Sketchup single page scene with V-Ray render engine

Cinema4D – R19 support

November 23, 2017

Cinema 4D R19 with all updates added to our farm

Now you can render R19 scenes including Radeon PRO renderer!

Modo plugin – v23

November 23, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Added support for V-Ray referenced scenes
  • Added support locked item (textures)

Lightwave plugin – v37

November 22, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Fixed plugin prompt issues (for radiosity cache)

Maya plugin – v64

November 22, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Added support for MentalRay’s Final Gather caches
  • Added support for Yeti’s referenced *.fur caches (both animated and static)
  • Xgen assets handling improved
  • Mirrored assets handling improved
  • Arnold’s “Autocrop” option is being disabled for “Still shot” mode

3ds Max plugin – v70

November 22, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Fixed UHD cache file re-linking with Corona 1.7
  • Fixed plugin startup error when using Corona 1.7

Sketchup – v3

November 21, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Added support for Sketchup 2018
  • Added support for Vray 3.6
  • Fixed buckets settings – now bucket size is automatically scaled depending on the resolution (1080p and lower – 8×8 / 1080p to 4k – 16×16 / 4k to 8k – 32×32 / 8k and higher – 64×64)

Lightwave plugin – v36

November 16, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Fixed issue with not relinked radiosity cache
  • Added additional prompt & checker for radiosity cache file

Web Manager update!

November 15, 2017

A few dashboard updates for you!

  • Added split view – now you can use Projects panel with easy-to-use options of a split view
  • Split view allows you to browse files and add scenes at the same time
  • Split view can be switched between the horizontal & vertical layout
  • Added new help cloud boxes for Cinema 4D tiled camera mode

Sketchup – v2

November 14, 2017

New version has been released!

Sketchup plugin got a major revamp. Now you have two modes to select: Pages rendering and Pages animation

  • Pages rendering – it is designed for still shots rendering. It works both as a single and multi page render.
  • Pages rendering uses strips that are rendered on multiple machines. It means that each page is rendered as a strip on a single machine.
  • Pages animation – it is designed for animation rendering. You can select a start and ending page of an animation. Each page frame is rendered on a single machine
  • Added support for render elements outputs (in both modes)
  • Added support for scalable animation time (with Pages animation mode)

Modo 11.2v1

November 8, 2017

Modo users, you can now render projects using Modo 11.2v1 on our farm

LightWave – render university video

October 31, 2017

We released a new tutorial!

In this video, we show you how to setup additional output buffers in Lightwave for compositing purposes

Also, make sure to check our Render University playlist for new tips and how to videos!

Maya plugin – v63

October 30, 2017

New version has been released!

  • Added support for aiVolume’s VDB cache files

VUE OSX support

October 30, 2017

Mac users out there, you can now use our VUE plugin

Corona 1.7

October 27, 2017

You can now render projects using Corona 1.7 on our farm