© Shanin Toosi
© Shanin Toosi

POWERFUL RENDERING FOR NUKE ARTISTS

QUALITY

Top artists and studios use V-Ray every day to render world-class imagery and visual effects.

POWER

V-Ray adds production-proven lighting, shading and rendering capabilities to NUKE’s powerful compositing toolset.

SPEED

Save time by making look development decisions on the fly, and output final frames faster by rendering directly in post.

CREATIVE CONTROL

V-Ray for NUKE gives you full control over lighting, shadows, reflections and more – without needing to send it back to 3D.

SMART INTEGRATION

V-Ray fits seamlessy into NUKE’s native, node-based workflow.

AN INDUSTRY STANDARD

V-Ray’s industry standard ray traced renderer inside NUKE’s industry standard compositing package gives artists the best of both worlds.

Framestore © Danjaq, LLC

SPECTRE TITLE SEQUENCE

Framestore

We talk to Framestore’s William Bartlett and Jesse Spielman about V-Ray for NUKE’s important role in the latest Bond adventure.

DEMO PROJECT: SCI-FI CITY BY Shahin Toosi

LIGHTING - PART 1

Compositing artist Shahin Toosi shares how to get started quickly in V-Ray for NUKE and walks through the steps of layout and lighting for the Sci-fi City project.

LIGHTING - PART 2

Part 2 of the Lighting overview demonstrates setting up the Basic Holdout and Deep Renders in V-Ray for Nuke.

MATERIALS

Learn how to develop the look of your materials in V-Ray for NUKE and how to bring in shaders from other V-Ray-enabled applications like 3ds Max, MODO and Maya.

RENDERING

Discover how to get the most from your renders in V-Ray for NUKE, with tips to output through V-Ray Standalone.

WHAT'S NEW

Now compatible with NUKE 10
Virtual reality cameras

Render to popular VR formats – spherical and 6x1 panoramas.

Physical camera

Adjust physical camera controls for exposure, depth of field and more.

AERIAL PERSPECTIVE

Quickly add realistic depth and haze.

VRSCENE NODE

Import and render animated V-Ray scene files.

Instancing with particles

Instance V-Ray proxy objects using NUKE particles.

V-Ray translator node

Use the full power of V-Ray Standalone including distributed rendering.

UPDATE to V-RAY 3.3 for NUKE

KEY FEATURES

Powerful ray traced rendering

V-Ray for NUKE brings powerful adaptive ray traced rendering to any compositing pipeline. It’s the most full-featured rendering solution for NUKE, NUKEX and NUKE Studio.

Node-based integration

With a full suite of advanced rendering tools and support for NUKE’s native features, V-Ray for NUKE is a natural evolution of the compositing workflow.

Accurate lighting

Simulate realistic ray traced lighting and shadows with a wide range of light types, shapes and controls. (Area lights, HDR environments, NUKE lights, etc.)

Global illumination

Render accurate indirect illumination with V-Ray’s precise ray traced GI.

Physically-based materials

Create multilayered physical materials directly in NUKE. Choose from purpose-built shaders for car paint, SSS, skin and more.

Cameras

Pick from a variety of camera types including real-world physical cameras, virtual reality panoramas, and NUKE projection cameras.

proxy objects

Import and render memory-efficient proxy objects as Alembic or V-Ray mesh files.

Geometry

Import Alembic, FBX and OBJ geometry with NUKE’s built-in ReadGeo node.

Production-ready Textures

Choose from a number of production-ready texture types including tiled EXR & TX files, layered textures, ambient occlusion and procedural noise.

Render elements

Generate beauty, matte and utility passes on the fly. V-Ray for NUKE includes more than 37 built-in render elements for ultimate control.

V-Ray for NUKE has opened up a new horizon in creative possibilities. Whether you are generating detailed renders for pitches and treatments, or combining 2D and 3D in interesting new ways like we did on the "Spectre" titles, these tools stand out.

William Bartlett, Executive Creative Director, Integrated Advertising, Framestore

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Supported platforms: NUKE® 7, 8, 9, 10.
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