[0x1] IrayForMaya feature list

[0x1] Software und Consluting GmbH integrated NVIDIA® Iray® in Autodesk ® Maya ®.

The new release of [0x1] IrayForMaya for Autodesk Maya 2015 contains the following features:

  • GPU and CPU rendering
  • Progressively physically based, global illumination rendering
  • Physically based, layered material model
  • Image based lighting (IBL) using multiple IBL nodes in a single scene
  • Sun and Sky lighting model
  • IES light emitter
  • Light emitting geometry
  • Support of Maya's UV based textures and shading networks
  • Fast convergence without persistent artifacts
  • Simultaneous rendering component output (diffuse, specular, depth, etc.)
  • Light path expressions for custom component output
  • Tone mapping
  • Caustic Sampler
  • Architectural Sampler
  • Matte Shadows
  • Depth of Field
  • Motion Blur
  • Degrain function
  • Bloom filtering

4 reasons why you want [0x1] IrayForMaya

[0x1] IrayForMaya is a production ready physical based renderer.

[0x1] IrayForMaya provides a state of the art light simulation for any kind of cgi production. You can get photorealistic rendering results with a minimum of tweaking.

[0x1] IrayForMaya gives you no limitation pushing the limits of lighting and material design.

Even if [0x1] IrayForMaya is easy to use you don't lose the flexibility you need in a professional production environment. This is possible by using the integrated IrayForMaya material nodes as well as programming your own material description using MDL (Material Definition Language)

[0x1] IrayForMaya takes advantage of the latest technology without losing downstream compatibility.

[0x1] IrayForMaya will usually run on your Maya workstation, doesn't matter if you have a nvidia graphics card installed or not. Utilizing the advantage of GPU support only requires one or more NVIDIA® video card with at least 2 GB of video memory. Taking advantage of GPU accelerated rendering enables you to scale the render performance nearly linear. To find out more about the required hardware please refer to the nvidia-webpage.

[0x1] IrayForMaya is well integrated in Maya and easy to use.

As an experienced Maya user you are able to use [0x1] IrayForMaya out of the box. It is easy to understand and straight forward to use.