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V-Ray Next for Rhino

Faster and smarter rendering than ever before
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Introducing the next generation of rendering.

V-Ray Next for Rhino lets you accomplish more than ever before.

EASY TO USE

Easy to learn and easy to use, V-Ray works seamlessly with Rhino’s versatile 3D modeling tools.

QUALITY

V-Ray lets you render the highest quality images possible – right in Rhino.

POWER

V-Ray gives you the power to render anything and everything – from quick concepts to your largest and most detailed 3D models.

SPEED

Render fast, design faster. V-Ray for Rhino lets you spend more time being creative and less time waiting.

CREATIVE CONTROL

Focus on design, with a full set of creative tools for lights, materials and rendering.

THE INDUSTRY STANDARD

Top designers rely on V-Ray every day to visualize world-class products, buildings and more.

WHAT'S NEW

See what’s new in V-Ray Next for Rhino

Supercharge Rhino

Render faster

Flying Architecture © Zaha Hadid Architects
Do more in Rhino than ever before

It’s simple. V-Ray Next lets you accomplish more in Rhino than ever before. It’s faster to showcase your designs in their best light. And an array of new tools makes it much easier to manage and render your scenes — even the crazy complex ones, right within Rhino.

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Superior Grasshopper support

Do more in Grasshopper than ever before and get advantage of powerful capabilities. Render your parametric designs directly without needing to “bake” or export. Animate Grasshopper definitions as well as cameras and sunlight, and measure real-world illumination values — all right in Grasshopper.

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Next level performance

V-Ray Next for Rhino comes with a handful of speed boosts across the board. Performance optimizations increase the render speed with up to 50%. New shaders pump up the render speed too and in addition GPU becomes 2x faster.

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New Denoiser

Instantly remove noise while you render using the new NVIDIA AI Denoiser. And with the improved V-Ray Denoiser, you can denoise each render element for even more control in post-production.

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Work faster

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Powerful asset management

The new asset management system helps you keep track of everything in your scene and streamlines your entire workflow. Now it’s quick and easy to preview and manage lights, materials, textures and more all from a single location.

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Simplified render controls

V-Ray Next for Rhino includes a redesigned interface that is more intuitive and easy to use. From the new camera layout to the simplified render controls, you’ll spend less time navigating and more time designing.

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Enhanced lighting workflows

V-Ray Next for Rhino comes with lighting workflows that include the usage of adaptive learning techniques to render a perfectly exposed and color-balanced image. Save time and efforts to with the automatic analysis of your scene.

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New materials and textures

V-Ray Next for Rhino adds new textures and materials to give you more control over the look of your scenes. The V-Ray material now supports PBR metallic reflections that are popular in game engines and other tools like Substance Designer. And for fine-tuning textures, colors can be adjusted using RGB or HSV curve controls.

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KEY FEATURES

Rendering
CPU, GPU and Hybrid rendering

V-Ray comes with two powerful rendering engines. You can choose between GPU and CPU or Hybrid rendering to best suit your project needs and requirements.

DENOISER

Easy to set up and use to refine settings, even after you render. Automatically remove noise and cut render times by up to 50%

INTERACTIVE RENDERING

Render while you design. See results right away as you adjust lights, materials and cameras.

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RENDER ELEMENTS

Render separate layers for more artistic control in image-editing software.

V-Ray Swarm
V-RAY SWARM

Render with maximum power using V-Ray’s new simple and scalable distributed rendering.

ANIMATIONS

V-Ray for Rhino enables light studies, turntables and fly-through animations rendering and an optimal way.

V-RAY FOR GRASSHOPPER

V-Ray for Grasshopper is now quicker and simpler with new preset lighting and material setups. Grasshopper objects can be rendered directly as part of the Rhino scene without baking geometry.

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CHAOS CLOUD

Rendering on the Cloud is just one click away.

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Lighting
ADAPTIVE LIGHTS

In scenes with many lights, Adaptive Lights mode can help you speed up render times by up to 700%.

LIGHT INSTANCES

Lights can be instanced and controlled as a single light in the Asset Editor.

V-Ray for Rhino Global Illumination© Gund Partnership
GLOBAL ILLUMINATION

Render realistic rooms and interiors with V-Ray’s powerful and fast global illumination.

V-Ray for Rhino Accurate Lights© Federico Fernandez
ACCURATE LIGHTS

Render natural and artificial lighting with a wide range of built-in light types.

V-Ray for Rhino Environment Lighting
IMAGE BASED LIGHTING

Light your scenes with a single high-dynamic-range image (HDRI).

V-Ray for Rhino Sun & Sky
SUN & SKY

Render realistic daylight for any time and any location.


UI
SMART UI

Simple and intuitive interface for an easy, quick and user-friendly workflow.

FILE MANAGER

Manage all of your scene files in one place. Set file paths, create scene archives, and keep track of assets like textures, IES files, and proxy objects.

V-RAY COLOR PICKER

New color picker allows you to select color values in Screen sRGB (0–255) or Rendering (0.0–1.0) color space.

V-Ray for Rhino Frame Buffer
FRAME BUFFER

Track your render history and fine-tune colors, exposure, and more directly in the V-Ray Frame Buffer.


Camera
V-Ray for Rhino Real-World Cameras
REAL-WORLD CAMERAS

Work like a photographer with controls for exposure, white balance and depth of field.

V-Ray for Rhino Virtual Reality
VIRTUAL REALITY

Render VR content for popular virtual reality headsets.

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INTERACTIVE LENS EFFECT

Instantly add GPU-accelerated glare and bloom for added photorealism. Fine-tune lens effects interactively while you render.


Materials & textures
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PHYSICAL MATERIALS

Create great looking materials that look exactly like the real thing.

V-Ray for Rhino Detailed Textures
PROCEDURAL TEXTURES

Texture NURBS models with ease with a rich set of procedurals that don't requre UV unwrapping.

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NATIVE MATERIALS SUPPORT

Render an enhanced version of your Rhino materials without converting them to V-Ray shaders.

V-Ray for Rhino Material Library
MATERIAL LIBRARY

Select from over 1000 drag and drop materials to speed up your next project.


Atmospheric & volumetric effects
FOG

Give your scenes depth with new realistic 3D fog and light scattering effects.

V-Ray for Rhino Aerial Perspective
AERIAL PERSPECTIVE

Add depth to your images with realistic atmospheric effects.

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VOLUMETRIC MATERIALS

Realistic material light scattering and translucency.


Geometry management
V-Ray for Rhino Proxy Objects
PROXY OBJECTS

Add highly detailed and complex objects like grass, trees, and cars with memory-efficient proxy models. Easily add pre-animated 3D objects with animated V-Ray proxies.

PROXY PREVIEWS

Control the look of V-Ray proxies in the Rhino viewport. Select from Whole mesh, Bounding box, Point (Origin), Custom preview, and a new low poly Proxy preview mode.

DISPLACEMENT

Quickly add surface detail without extra modeling. It’s perfect for architectural materials like brick and stone.

Grass & Fur
GRASS & FUR

Create realistic grass, fabrics and carpet with V-Ray Fur.

V-Ray for Rhino Section Cuts
SECTION CUTS

Render quick cutaways and cross sections with V-Ray Clipper.

V-Ray Scene Export
V-RAY SCENE IMPORT & EXPORT

Import and render V-Ray scenes from other applications such as 3ds Max, Revit, and SketchUp or share complete ready to render V-Ray for Rhino files

TEST THE SPEED OF V-RAY NEXT

V-Ray Benchmark lets you discover how your computer ranks alongside others.

SHOWCASE

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COMPATIBLE WITH VRSCANS

Access to over 1000 photorealistic, drag-and-drop materials.

PRICING


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