Behind The Scenes
Chaos Group has announced the latest beta of V-Ray Next. Beta 2 adds several significant features including the integration of the NVIDIA AI denoiser as an alternative Chaos' own denoising algorithm, the ability to transfer auto exposure and white balance to scene cameras, support for the adaptive dome light and volumetric rendering in V-Ray GPU plus a reorganised and simplified UI, plus much more. You can see the full list of new features, modifications and bug fixes on the V-Ray Documentation site.
In other V-Ray related news, Christopher Nichols recently published a post explaining how V-Ray Next's new hair shader works. You can read it on Chaos Group Labs.
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