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Getting started with V-Ray for Rhino.

The prime web resource to start creating your best Rhino renders.

Ready to learn how to render in Rhino?
V-Ray’s got your back.

Make the most of your Rhino rendering experience with these essential educational resources. Master V-Ray with a collection of video tutorials, free scenes, and useful articles — and start creating amazing photorealistic renders and animations in no time.
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Installing V-Ray for Rhino

To get started you'll need to download and install the V-Ray plugin for Rhino. It's important to confirm that your system meets the recommended system requirements before proceeding with the installation.

New to V-Ray for Rhino?

Start with this beginner-level video tutorial series to get familiar with the software and master the fundamentals of creating photorealistic Rhino renders.

Getting started

Get familiar with the V-Ray for Rhino UI and main functionalities, and learn the best render settings to start visualizing your project.

Working with materials

Learn the two ways to apply V-Ray materials to your Rhino project. Build any desired material from scratch or save time by adding ready-to-render materials from Chaos Cosmos.

Lighting your scene

Learn how to set environment lighting, add artificial lights and fine-tune your scene in post with V-Ray for Rhino.

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V-Ray for Rhino Courseware

Learn how to work faster, get beautiful looking images with less effort, enhance the materials and textures with greater realism, and go further than ever in post-production, all using the powerful rendering capabilities of V-Ray for Rhino.


VFB Overview


Light Mix and Composite


V-Ray Vision


Randomization Options


Line Rendering


Improved Sun and Sky


Light Gen


Coat and Sheen Layers


Make the most of  V-Ray for Rhino. See the latest and greatest features in this short video tutorial series, and learn how to unlock their powerful capabilities.

Real-time rendering with V-Ray Vision

Find out how to use V-Ray’s lightweight viewer to explore scenes, create quick previews, export animations, and more. Learn about the different ways in which you can optimize your scene for maximum responsiveness when modelling. And discover how you can achieve maximum visual fidelity when exporting images and animations for presentations.

Real-time rendering inside Grasshopper

V-Ray Vision can also aid parametric modeling with Rhino’s powerful Grasshopper tool. See how you can set up the Vision Live Link and adjust camera, lights, and materials to experiment and make better design decisions. Deep-dive into setting up animations from Grasshopper’s node system and more.

Automatically create environmental lighting with Light Gen

Learn how to generate multiple lighting variations for your project’s environment with just a few clicks. Employ V-Ray’s Sun & Sky system to find your model’s best lighting. Alternatively, employ HDRIs for image-based lighting from the Cosmos library or your personal collection.

Use custom HDRI libraries in Light Gen

Now you can use your personal HDR skies to create environment lighting with Light Gen. Load your collection, pick your desired number of variations, and you’re set. Plus, learn a neat little trick how to keep your artificial lights on.

Build realistic terrain with Scatter

Quickly create realistic terrain in your scenes with the new scattering tool. Easily add hundreds, thousands, or even millions of Chaos Cosmos models and objects to any surface without worrying about memory resources. Customize their density, size, and orientation for maximum realism.

How to work with V-Ray Decal

Use V-Ray Decal to project unique materials onto an object or groups of objects in your scene. Control their size, orientation, and projection limit. Stack decals upon one another without ever disrupting the underlying object material.

Getting started with Chaos Vantage

Take your projects to the next level with Chaos Vantage. Navigate your most complicated scenes in pure ray-traced real-time without any setup. Simply select the Live Link and start exploring your model’s true materials and lighting, and easily output animations and images.


This series of webinars presents the features and updates in V-Ray for Rhino's major versions.
Tips for a quick and easy architectural workflow

Join Chaos' V-Ray for Rhino product manager, Konstantin Gaytandziev, to see how the powerful and time-saving features in V-Ray 5 can accelerate your daily workflow. Watch as he explores and populates a state-of-the-art sports center, experiment with lighting and create multiple renders in just a few minutes.

V-Ray 5 for Rhino webinar

Join host Cory Holm for a 45-minute webinar and find out how V-Ray 5 for Rhino can help you bring your design projects to life. You’ll see how real-time rendering, a new generative lighting tool, and powerful post-processing functionality can help you to create your best-ever work — even after you’ve rendered.


Free scenes

These free architectural and product scenes are perfect to start rendering with V-Ray for Rhino. Each scene includes assets and renders and is perfect for you to apply the skills learned in video tutorials.

Get scenes

Help docs

The Chaos documentation site is the best place to find in-depth technical descriptions of V-Ray features and their parameters, as well as useful visual demonstrations of the settings in action.

See help docs

Need more inspiration?

The official Chaos blog is the go-to source for V-Ray for Rhino news, success stories, written tutorials, and much more.
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