V-Ray for 3ds Max ARTICLES

Set Visions© Set Visions
Set Visions: From Photography to V-Ray

Is it real, or is it CGI? Meet Set Visions — the multifaceted company visualizing everything plus the kitchen sink

Creating Rugs with V-Ray for 3ds Max

TILTPIXEL Partner and artist - Ramy Hanna - explores the creation of realistic 3D rugs in his latest V-Ray for 3ds Max tutorial.

How to set up Lighting Analysis in V-Ray Next

Find out how to analyze and measure the light levels in your 3D scene using the new Lighting Analysis tools in V-Ray Next for 3ds Max.

© André Matos
Next Level GPU Rendering in V-Ray Next

Learn all about the new production-ready features and improvements coming to V-Ray GPU in V-Ray Next for 3ds Max.

IKEA© IKEA Communication
Putting the CGI in IKEA: How V-Ray Helps Visualize Perfect Homes

We take a trip to the Swedish furniture company’s headquarters to find out how it has embraced cutting-edge tech to create imagery and videos.

Ishou Keikaku: Architecture in V-Ray for Modo

V-Ray for Modo has become an essential part of Ishou Keikaku’s architecture pipeline. Find out why they started using it, and how V-Ray helps them create great images every time.

Vlado — V-Ray Next

Chris spends some time with Vlado getting the lowdown on V-Ray Next

© Andy Thomas
10 Reasons to Come to Total Chaos

This May, we're putting on the greatest rendering event in the known universe. Here’s why you need to be there.

© Ian Spriggs
V-Ray Next: The science behind the new hair shader

A deeper look at the new hair shader in V-Ray next. It describes how to understand the shader in a more physiological way, then takes you through the steps of setting one up for Look development including using V-Ray GPU in IPR rendering.

Ba Dai Tou NeoscapeJohn Portman & Associates © Neoscape
Neoscape goes 4K stereo for Ba Dai Tou

The idea of producing a 4K, stereoscopic arch viz film against a tight deadline would be enough to send most arch viz companies running to the hills. Here’s how Neoscape did it – with a little help from V-Ray.

V-Ray Next: Switching the camera from manual to automatic

The new automatic exposure and white balance settings in V-Ray next not only make the rendering process simpler and faster, but they also balance your renderings for both speed and quality.

V-Ray Next: Experiments with the NVIDIA Optix Denoiser

Noise is a common issue with rendering, usually solved by longer rendering. Another solution is denoising. Using NVIDIA's OptiX denoising algorithm, V-Ray experiments with real time denoising based on deep learning.

V-Ray Next: Smarter rendering with the New Adaptive Dome Light

A new smarter use of Image Based Lighting (IBL) through the V-Ray Dome Light, which is smarter and faster especially for interior scenes.

Corey Harper & Ramy Hanna — Tiltpixel

How the latest tech is helping Tiltpixel create incredible architectural images and movies

Manuel Carrasco, Ruairi Robinson, David Levy, Ryan Woodward — THU 2017

Four exceptional film and game artists talk about saving animals, short films – and responding to pressure.

Kevin Gøhler and Pedro Fernandes — THU 2017

How to run a successful YouTube channel, and a deep dive into the theory of arch viz.

Brick Visual arch viz© Brick Visual
Brick Visual talks Arch Viz and VR

Arch viz master, app developer, VR pioneer… Is there anything Brick Visual can’t do?

Ciro Sannino Gravity© Ciro Sannino
Ciro Sannino Teaches V-Ray

Discover how this tutor's approach to V-Ray for 3ds Max has made him a star of arch viz.

Nimrod Friedmann & Carlie Pratt — Cl3ver

Presenting the people behind this game-changing browser-based renderer.

Screen Scene Black Sails V-Ray 3ds MaxScreen Scene © Starz
Screen Scene goes Invisible with V-Ray on Black Sails

Rebuilding 18th-century Philadelphia for Starz piratical TV series.

PX Group Automotive© PX Group
HOW VRSCANS CHANGED PX GROUP’S AUTOMOBILE RENDERS

Artist Oliver Kossatz takes us under the hood of his incredible imagery.

Fabio Palvelli & Jason Bergeron — d2 Conferences

Meet the minds behind one of the world’s most important arch viz gatherings.

V-RAY DAYS @ SIGGRAPH 2017 ROUNDUP

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

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V-Ray VFX & Animation Showreel 2017

We are proud to share our 2017 VFX & Animation Showreel showcasing some incredible work by V-Ray and Phoenix FD customers from around the world.