V-Ray for Softimage
Built on V-Ray’s core platform of rendering speed, stability, and
quality, V-Ray® for Autodesk® Softimage® is an advanced rendering
solution for the VFX and animation industries. V-Ray for Softimage
includes ICE support, efficient Global Illumination, versatile shaders,
and much more.
V-Ray for Softimage Key Features
V-Ray for Softimage offers a rich set of functionalities for fast and
efficient rendering and an intuitive approach towards shading and
V-Ray for Softimage General Overview
Watch our General Overview video, and explore the major features in
V-Ray for Softimage: ICE support, complex mesh support using V-Ray Proxy
objects, versatile shaders with V-Ray materials, quick and accurate
global illumination, and much more.
Here are some of the key features of the new V-Ray for Softimage. For an overview of the full set of features, please click here
Shading with V-Ray for Softimage - Create
materials quickly and efficiently using V-Ray Materials, and simplify
the creation of complex, layered materials with the V-Ray Blend and
V-Ray Car Paint Materials.
Render Elements - Take control of your compositing workflow using the expansive list of Render Elements.
V-Ray Proxy - Manage scene memory and efficiently render massive amounts of geometry using V-Ray Proxy objects.
Hair & Fur Shading - Render hair and fur with unprecedented quality, control, and speed with the VRayHairMtl shader.
Chaos Group products are licensed per machine and with one V-Ray for
Softimage license you can start and use V-Ray GUI and tools inside the
platform, start one local render job, speed up batch rendering using up
to 5 render slaves with V-Ray Standalone or up to 5 render nodes with
The official suggested end user price of a single new license of V-Ray 1.5 for Softimage is 890 Euro/ 1230 USD/ 770 GBP
Crossgrade to V-Ray 1.5 for Softimage from all supported platforms is
possible. Please, contact our sales team at
firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Note: Prices do not include dongle/VAT/shipping
Chaos Group’s educational policy is designed to meet the needs of
both educational institutions and students at a preferable price. An
educational institution, or a student/staff member at the institution,
may use our Educational licenses for educational purposes only and not
for commercial for- profit work, transfer, or resale.
Student/Teacher Educational license
A “Student/Teacher” is a person who can confirm enrollment/employment
at a degree-granting educational institution. Students and staff must
present current student ID or current proof of employment at the
educational institution to purchase a license. Students and staff may
purchase up to 1 (one) license:
V-Ray 1.5 for Softimage EDU license – 74 Euro/ 114 USD/ 67 GBP per license
Universities/Educational Institutions licenses
"Universities/Educational institutions" are defined as those
dedicated to education, including a public or private, school or a
two-year or four-year college or university or career school that is
accredited by a state or other appropriate governmental agency or
organization. An educational institution is not a government or
nonprofit agency, a commercial customer, a corporate training
environment, or other training program or center that serves commercial
or professional customers. Universities/Educational institutions must
purchase software with documentation issued by the institution. The
following Bundle is available to Educational institutions under our
Educational Policy (the minimum amount per order is 2 university
University Bundle V-Ray 1.5 for Softimage EDU + Pdplayer EDU - 81 Euro/ 125 USD/ 74 GBP per piece
* Volume discounts are available only for purchases of 5 or more university bundles.
- • A SSE2- capable processor (Intel Pentium IV or later);
- • 2 GB RAM minimum;
- • A supported operating system:
- - Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional (SP2 or higher), 32-bit or 64-bit versions;
- - Microsoft® Windows Vista® Business (SP1 or higher), 32-bit or 64-bit versions;
- - Microsoft® Windows 7®, 32-bit or 64-bit versions;
- - Microsoft® Windows 8®, 32-bit or 64-bit versions;
Note: Linux versions will become available with an upcoming service pack at no additional cost.
- • Softimage 2013 (64-bit);
- • Softimage 2012 SAP edition (64-bit);
- • Softimage 2012 (64-bit);
- • Softimage 2011 SAP edition (64-bit);
- • Softimage 2011 (64-bit);
- • Softimage 2010 (64-bit);
Note: 32-bit versions are also available for all platforms;
additionally, Chaos Group provides versions for Softimage 7.0 and
Softimage 7.5 on an as-is, unsupported basis.
Documentation and Help Topics
Full documentation on V-Ray for Softimage including Help topics is available at the Chaos Group support page.
Softimage is a registered trademark of Autodesk, Inc. V-Ray is a registered trademark of Chaos Software.
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