Phoenix FD for 3ds Max ARTICLES

One Post Office Square is a 41-story tower in Boston’s Financial District rendered by TILTPIXEL© TILTPIXEL
How V-Ray Next sped up TILTPIXEL’s 3ds Max renderings by 25%

TILTPIXEL reveals how it visualized the modernization of a decades-old architectural structure to meet the demands of modern tenants, with V-Ray and Phoenix FD.

Undiscovered Student Rendering Competition© Andrei Lazar, Dade Orgeron
“Undiscovered” Student Rendering Challenge Revealed

We’re inviting students around the world to show us something we’ve never seen before and win big prizes, including a V-Ray or Corona commercial license.

Phoenix FD 4 beta© Daniel Trbovic
Test drive the Phoenix FD 4 beta right now

Strap in for the ride of your life and experience new features, including Voxel and Particle Tuners, Active Bodies and Tex UVW, ahead of everyone else.

Blur Studio © Bethesda Softworks LLC
V-Ray VFX & Animation Showreel 2019

Sit back and enjoy our 2019 VFX & Animation Showreel which premiered at the SIGGRAPH conference.

FMX 2019 recap

Chaos Group brings together stars of animation, visual effects and mixed reality for behind-the-scenes access and demonstrations of the versatility of V-Ray.

Total Chaos: the keynote

Chaos Group launched its second annual computer graphics conference with a keynote focused on research, community support and the latest product news.

© Rendering.no
How this Norwegian studio crafts subsea visualizations

Who knew deep sea machinery could be this hypnotic? Rendering.no shows us a pipeline for pipelines and talks us through creating a stormy ocean in Phoenix FD.

© Jonas Ussing
Faster, more dramatic large-scale water sims with Phoenix FD and Chaos Cloud

CG Artist Jonas Ussing shares his tips for cinematic splashes via this animation of Tokyo's flood defense system in operation.

© Goodbye Kansas Studios
V-Ray VFX & Animation Showreel 2018

We are proud to share our 2018 VFX & Animation Showreel showcasing some incredible work by V-Ray and Phoenix FD customers from around the world.

© Dabarti Studio
Getting a cinematic look with V-Ray GPU Next & volumetrics

Tomasz Wyszolmirski from Dabarti Studio shares some top volume rendering techniques using V-Ray Next.

Chaos Group at FMX 2018

PIXOMONDO, RealtimeUK and Cube Creative join us for V-Ray Day — plus HP Mars project blasts off!

V-RAY DAYS @ SIGGRAPH 2017 ROUNDUP

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2, Stranger Things and Digital Humans headline blockbuster presentation roster.

© Unit Image
V-Ray VFX & Animation Showreel 2017

The latest collection of incredible work from our V-Ray and Phoenix FD customers.

Chaos Group at FMX 2017

Unit Image, Dabarti, Scanline and more join Chris and Vlado for digital arts festival

Phoenix FD 3.0 for 3ds Max - Now Available

New FLIP liquid solver, improved smoke & fire highlight this new release.

Iloura © HBO
V-Ray VFX & Animation Showreel 2016

Drum roll please - our new showreel is here!

Bottleship VFX

Hristo Velev and Martin Naydenski talk about starting Bottleship VFX

Phoenix FD 2.2 now available for 3ds Max 2016

A free update is now available for Phoenix FD.

Mackevision Part 1

Mackevision talks about their VFX work, including Game of Thrones