Chaos Player – The fastest route from render to playback

Chaos Player

The successor to PDPlayer, Chaos Player, has been officially released and is the newest addition to the Chaos product line. With Chaos Player, artists and supervisors can review animation output as soon as rendering finishes, and see new and updated frames instantly. Plus, it is powered up for basic compositing, colour grading, and editing in … Read more Chaos Player – The fastest route from render to playback

Christmas Opening Times and End of Year Deals

Christmas Deals

From all of us at CAD Software Direct, we’d like to extend our sincere thanks to our customers and partners, and we wish you all a Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year. CAD Software Direct Opening Times Our offices are open as normal on December 23rd, so any orders placed before then will be … Read more Christmas Opening Times and End of Year Deals

Upgrade Your Old V-Ray Licence to V-Ray 5 this December!

V-Ray 3 Upgrade

Starting now until December 31st 2021, V-Ray 3 licence holders can upgrade to V-Ray and save 15%. How Can I Upgrade? Buy a new V-Ray 5 perpetual licence at a 15% discount for a limited time only. This promotion applies to both V-Ray licences and Render Nodes. This includes all perpetual licences such as V-Ray … Read more Upgrade Your Old V-Ray Licence to V-Ray 5 this December!

Autumn Savings until October 31st

Autumn Savings

Visit CAD Software Direct before the end of October, and you’ll see the AUTUMN5 code available to use at checkout to save an additional 5% on selected popular 3D CAD modelling and rendering software. Save an additional 5% on Rhino 3D Save 5% on new Rhino licences and upgrades using AUTUMN5 at checkout! Rhino 7 … Read more Autumn Savings until October 31st

20% OFF Chaos Summer Sale

V-Ray Discount

20% OFF Annual Commercial Licences for V-Ray16th – 23rd August 2021 Whether you’re new to V-Ray, looking to save over using a monthly subscription, or want to get back into V-Ray after letting a licence lapse – this is the offer for you! This limited time discount includes the V-Ray Collection, single licences, and additional … Read more 20% OFF Chaos Summer Sale

V-Ray 5 for Unreal Released

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V-Ray 5 for Unreal has released, and now architects and designers can explore V-Ray scenes in Unreal with more precision, take advantage of time-saving workflows, and enjoy improved compatibility with other V-Ray 5 applications. Set V-Ray Light Bake’s parameters to optimise lightmaps for specific projects, perform colour corrections and composite layers of renders directly in … Read more V-Ray 5 for Unreal Released

V-Ray 5 for Revit Update 1

V-Ray 5 for Revit

The first major V-Ray for Revit update is available now, providing powerful new features to speed up workflows. Multiple natural lighting scenarios can now be created with Light Gen to study a model’s behavior in different environments, users can automatically convert Revit materials to V-Ray materials, and multiple rendering views can be sent to the … Read more V-Ray 5 for Revit Update 1

Chaos Vantage – Now FREE Until December 2nd 2021

Chaos Vantage

Download and start using Chaos Vantage completely free before the extended deadline of December 2nd! Chaos Vantage is the first standalone Chaos Group product – enabling users to explore even their most complex V-Ray scenes in fully ray traced, real-time, without the need for time-consuming conversions. Vantage is ideal for: Design exploration for personal understanding … Read more Chaos Vantage – Now FREE Until December 2nd 2021

Over 100 New Models in Chaos Cosmos

Chaos Cosmos

The first update of Chaos Cosmos streamlines asset sharing for you and your team by enabling downloads and imports from shared network storage locations.  The library has also been expanded with render-ready 3D people from AXYZ design, as well as brand new furniture, accessories, and lighting fixtures. You can view the Chaos Cosmos library here. … Read more Over 100 New Models in Chaos Cosmos

What is Chaos Cosmos?

Chaos Cosmos

Chaos Cosmos is a free 3D content collection for architects and designers. An entire universe of smart content, Chaos Cosmos includes hundreds of high-quality models and HDRI skies to use with your V-Ray projects. Chaos Cosmos is a universe of smart V-Ray content, organised into 7 categories: Furniture, Accessories, Lighting, Vegetation, Vehicles, People, and HDRI … Read more What is Chaos Cosmos?