tree generation

SpeedTree Cinema 8.2 ships

Tree-creation software gets new toolset for blending meshes captured via photogrammetry into its procedurally generated trees.

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

F12 ships The Grove Release 7

Update moves the tree-generation tool over to Blender 2.8, improves performance, and makes it possible to re-edit your trees after creation.

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

F12 ships The Grove Release 6

Free update to tree generation tool adds new controls for dead branches, plus big improvements to workflow and simulation quality.

Monday, June 4th, 2018

F12 ships The Grove Release 5

Blender-based tree-creation tool gets support for wind animation. Results can be exported to other apps in FBX or Alembic format.

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

IDV ships SpeedTree Cinema 8

Update to the tree-generation tool adds PBR support; new modelling, animation and export options. Price of a perpetual licence down $500.

Thursday, October 26th, 2017

F12 ships The Grove Release 4a

Update to biologically accurate tree creation software promises 100% boost in tree generation speed.

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

F12 ships The Grove Release 3

Promising new tree-generation tool gets intelligent polygon reduction, new advanced growth parameters.

Thursday, March 31st, 2016