Iloura © HBO
Iloura © HBO

POWERFUL RENDERING FOR ARTISTS

QUALITY

Production-proven ray traced rendering with a full suite of tools to create professional photoreal imagery and animations.

POWER

Built to handle the absolute toughest projects and largest scenes.

SPEED

Multicore CPU and GPU-accelerated rendering engines for optimized speed and scalability.

CREATIVE CONTROL

Real-time look development with interactive lighting, shading and rendering.

SMART INTEGRATION

Integrated seamlessly into Maya and designed to fit any production pipeline.

AN INDUSTRY STANDARD

Top artists and studios rely on V-Ray for Maya to create award-winning animation & visual effects.

Pixomondo © HBO

GAME OF THRONES

Pixomondo

Go behind the scenes and see the making of Pixomondo’s Emmy-winning visual effects work on the iconic dragons of HBO’s Game of Thrones. Pixomondo has been working on the hit show for several seasons using a combination of V-Ray and Maya to help produce some of the show’s most memorable scenes.

© Yosef Refaeli

JANE BORDEAUX: MA’AGALIM

Directed by Uri Lotan | Lighting & shading by Yosef Refaeli

You’ll be captivated by this wonderful music video for Jane Bordeaux Band. With the amount of detail and texture brought to this old penny arcade, it’s no wonder the video has reached over 1.6 million hits and is a Vimeo Staff Pick.

Method Studios © Marvel Studios

ANT-MAN: SMALL BUT MIGHTY

Method Studios

Animation World Network gives an inside look at how Method Studios helped create some of the spectacular visual effects on Marvel’s Ant-Man.

WHAT'S NEW

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VARIANCE-BASED ADAPTIVE SAMPLING

Get cleaner renders with better noise detection.

GPU PRODUCTION RENDERING

Render final frames with the speed boost of GPUs.

ATMOSPHERIC PERSPECTIVE + NEW HOSEK SKY

Simulate natural looking skies with realistic atmospheric haze.

ROUNDED CORNERS

Generate perfectly smooth edges at render-time with no extra modeling.

CLIPPER w/ RENDER-TIME BOOLEANS

Create complex cutaways and sections using any mesh object.

TRIPLANAR MAPPING

Quickly apply seamless textures without UVs.

UPDATE TO V-RAY 3.4 FOR MAYA

KEY FEATURES

© Daniel Kho
powerful CPU rendering

Render superior images and animations fast with V-Ray’s highly-optimized and adaptive ray tracing technology.

© Method Studios
INCREDIBLY FAST GPU RENDERING

Get an additional speed boost with GPU-accelerated look development and final frame rendering.

© Aardman
Global illumination

Choose from ray traced and hybrid global illumination methods for the perfect balance of quality and speed.

© Daniel Kho
Accurate lights

Render natural, artificial and image-based lighting with a wide range of light types, shapes and controls.

© Jean-Michel Bihorel
Physical materials

Create physically-based materials with multiple layers – now with GTR/GGX shading for great looking reflections.

© Ian Spriggs
unique shaders

For specialized materials, choose from a collection of purpose-built shaders for subsurface scattering, skin, hair and more.

© Mat Monro
PHYSICAL CAMERAS

Simulate any camera and lens with controls for exposure, depth of field and motion blur.

© Hamilton + Kidd
VIRTUAL REALITY

Render VR-ready content for popular headsets like Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Samsung Gear VR.

Digital Domain © Summit Entertainment
PROXY OBJECTS

Fit massive scenes into memory and cut render times using load-on-demand proxy objects.

© Paul Paulino
efficient textures

Work with multi-resolution tiled textures from top applications MARI, Mudbox and Zbrush.

Digital Domain © Disney
hair & fur

Render realistic hair with support for Maya hair and fur, XGen, Ornatrix, Shave and a Haircut, and Yeti.

Mr. X © Sony Pictures
volumes

Render optimized volumetric effects and import OpenVDB files from Realflow and Houdini.

Method Studios © Warner Bros.
Render elements

Output a complete set of beauty, utility, and matte passes for total control in compositing.

© Yuki Sugiyama
V-Ray frame buffer

Track render history, fine tune colors, and match final output with advanced color management.

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CASE STUDIES

V-Ray allowed us to render some seriously dense meshes, and still gave us the control we needed to iterate quickly. V-Ray is fast and stable, and rendering is never an issue, which speaks to the strength of the software.

Kirk Shintani, Head of 3D, a52

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