AI-based

Chaos releases V-Ray 6 for Maya Update 2

Maya edition of the renderer gets support for MaterialX, initial support for LookdevX, and the option to scatter lights with Chaos Scatter.

Monday, February 19th, 2024

Adobe releases Substance 3D Sampler 4.3

Material authoring and 3D capture tool gets new Texture Generators to add procedural noise to materials. Perpetual licenses discontinued.

Friday, January 26th, 2024

InstaMAT Studio is now available

Promising new app combines 3D texture painting, node-based material authoring and AI features. Free if you earn under $100k/year.

Thursday, January 25th, 2024

Topaz Labs releases Gigapixel 7

AI-based app upscales images by up to 600% without losing detail, including 3D renders. Check out the changes in the latest release.

Monday, January 22nd, 2024

Sneak peek: Cascadeur for mobile

Check out Nekki's preview video of the phone and tablet edition of its AI-assisted character animation software, due in beta later this year.

Thursday, January 18th, 2024

Blockade Labs rolls out Skybox AI 0.9

Online tool for generating 360° environments from text prompts or sketches now generates 3D world meshes as well as 2D skyboxes.

Tuesday, December 26th, 2023