V-Ray Next for Maya

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With powerful tools for both CPU and GPU rendering, V-Ray Next for Maya is the latest version of Chaos Group’s legendary render engine.

This next generation release combines V-Ray Scene Intelligence with increased power, boasting 2x faster GPU rendering in an all round smarter tool for 3D artists. Take control of your creativity with Adaptive Dome Lighting and even faster IPR. Use the denoiser to create crystal clear images, or the Toon Shader to produce non-photorealistic cartoon effects. All from one integrated plugin.

Check out what’s new:

V-Ray Next Key Features

Adaptive Dome Lighting

Chaos Group’s answer to accurate image-based environment lighting, built on V-Ray Scene Intelligence.

Faster IPR

Interactive Photorealistic Rendering benefits from a redesign in V-Ray Next, featuring faster feedback and continuous updates.

AI Denoiser

NVIDIA’s advanced AI denoiser is now available for in-viewport IPR.

Faster GPU Rendering

There’s double the GPU rendering power in V-Ray Next with a 2x increase on the previous version.

GPU Volume Rendering

V-Ray now supports volumetric rendering on the GPU for effects including smoke, fog, and fire.

Layered Alembic Support

Support for Alembic 1.7 and layers enables efficient handling of data