Cebas Visual Technology has announced the latest version of thinkingParticles for 3ds Max. Version 7.1 adds 5 new MPM solvers for “true physically based Hyperelastic Continuum Mechanics” to simulate real-world elastic material properties such as soft or hard rubber, jelly or viscoelastic materials. Find out more on the Cebas website.
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