Chaos Group has released V-Ray 3.0 beta

  • Faster ray tracing
  • A new user interface with toggleable basic, expert and advanced modes
  • A new progressive production renderer based on V-Ray RT path tracing technology
  • New quick settings and production presets
  • Support for VRmats to allow materials to be transferred between different applications
  • New skin, raytraced SSS shaders and support for OSL
  • Improved rendering performance for hair
  • Support for Alembic caches
  • Deep Data and OpenEXR 2.0 support
  • Render mask feature to create render regions of any shape
  • Support for render elements if V-Ray RT
  • Automatically collect scene data for distributed rendering