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V-Ray 6 for SketchUp, update 1

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Refine your designs. Work smarter.

V-Ray 6, update 1 is powered up to enable users to add even more realism to their designs, fine-tune their renders and collaborate better than ever. Designers and artists can enjoy an even better compatibility between V-Ray and Enscape, an improved V-Ray Decal for adding stickers and labels to even the most challenging surfaces, enhanced materials, new animations.

And much more.

Take your Enscape designs to the next level of photorealism.

Even better collaboration between designers and artists on the same project.

Better compatibility with Enscape

With the latest update, you can take your Enscape clouds to V-Ray and they will look exactly the same. 

In addition, it’s easy to transfer Enscape's configurable assets, exposure and environment settings to V-Ray,  ensuring you can continue building on your design and take it to the highest possible level of photorealism.


Level up your designs.

Add a new level of realism to your designs.
Decal cylindrical projection

Easily add stickers, labels, and more to the surface curvature of bottles, jars, cups, cans, or any other cylindrical object. Match the Decal’s projection to the curve of the object’s surface in just a few clicks. You can also automatically size the decal based on a texture from various sources.

Decal displacement

Use V-Ray Decal to add displacement to any surface for even more effects such as realistic cracked walls, rocks, corroded metal, embossed lettering, and more.

Improved procedural clouds

With the introduction of the V-Ray Sky contrails layer, you now have the ability to simulate airplane contrails in your design, broadening the scope for realism and artistic expression.

Decal additive bump

Blend surface and decal bumps in no time. Take your product designs to new levels of realism with lifelike stickers, labels, embossed logos, lettering, or any other bumpy surface.

Enhanced V-Ray material

Create emissive and semi-emissive materials in no time with the new self-illumination parameters added to the Generic V-Ray material.

V-Ray GPU - Mesh clipper support

Mesh clippers are now fully supported by the GPU engine — both CUDA and RTX. Render complex cutaways and sections using any mesh object

Streamline your workflow.

Optimize your design process with powerful new additions.
Extended animations

New animation capabilities enable you to create and render cutaway animation while respecting object visibility.

Access to more assets

Enrich your projects with even more readymade patterns. Now, you can browse and import Enmesh presets from Chaos Cosmos.

Fine-tune your renders in no time.

With even more control in post, you can fine-tune your renders in no time.
Masking for Lens Effects

We’ve boosted post-production control with masking support for Lens Effects. Choose specific lights and materials to apply lens effects.

V-Ray Light Material post-processing

Fine-tune V-Ray Emissive Materials using LightMix. With more control than ever before, you can now edit self-illuminating objects in your scene — even after you’ve rendered.

Panorama image preview

Explore and refine your 360° spherical renders directly within the V-Ray Frame Buffer. When in panorama mode, the preview output is presented as a mono image, making it simple to make edits.

Collaborate as you create.

Tools for easier collaboration.
Cloud Collaboration visual annotations

Don’t limit yourself to words — you can now add lines, arrows, and many more figures to communicate your ideas.

Cloud Collaboration versioning

Upload and share different versions of your files for review. Allow teammates and clients to compare and critique your work for a smoother decision-making process.

For the full list of improvements, check out our documentation page >

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