FiberShop is a new standalone application that allows the user to create hair cards and see their edits in real-time. Features include the ability to preview all passes in either a 2D or 3D viewport, the ability to create an unlimited number of “blocks”, support for 10 different passes and the ability to export up to 4k textures, physically-based AO, the ability to export 3D cards with UVS, and much more. The software is rental only with commercial licensing starting at $39.9 for an Indie license. Find out more on CGPal.com.
Otoy has released its first preview build of OctaneRender, its GPU production renderer, to support hardware-accelerated ray tracing via Nvidia’s new RTX architecture. The