RandomControl is proud to announce the release of Arion for 3ds Max v2.7.0. This new version brings to the professionals of animation and VFX a set of powerful tools, and unprecedented rendering quality and performance inside 3ds Max. Much improved displacement, incredibly fast motion blur, new render passes (called AOVs), LightMixer inside 3ds Max, multi-layered EXR output, Metropolis Sampling, Support for CUDA 6.0 and 3ds Max 2015, faster rendering... are only some examples of the hundreds of improvements since version v2.0.3.
The new version of Arion for 3ds Max features new tools and helpers:
A new IBL light object that behaves as a standard 3ds Max light to control environment lighting.
A new Sky object that wraps the Arion physical sky system.
A new Camera object that gives access to Arion-specific physical camera settings.
A new toolbar to provide a one-click access to the most important Arion features and tools.
The IBL, Sky and Camera objects are fully integrated with 3ds Max and can be animated when applicable.
For those who are not yet customers of Arion for 3ds Max, there is a fully functional DEMO version that can be downloaded here.