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V-Ray 3D Rendering Software
V-Ray 3D Rendering Software

V-Ray Rendering by Nikki Candelero

V-Ray Rendering by Nikki Candelero

Visually striking, stunning results:

V-Ray offers state-of-the-art rendering technology for your most demanding projects.

Production proven, cutting edge features and lightning fast, V-Ray is ready to take your renders to the next level.

V-Ray has single-handedly changed the face of Architectural Visualization. Neoscape has been using it in production since its very first release, and we continue to use it in all of our work. It is full of relevant and robust features, while remaining speedy and easy to use. I can not imagine working without it.

Lon Grohs
Principal/Creative Director
Neoscape, Inc.

V-Ray never ceases to amaze me. It's brilliant output is somehow matched by very efficient rendering speeds. The ability to control minute details of sampling allow the user to optimize scenes to degrees that other renderers pale in comparison on. The amazing support for additional channel data via OpenEXR is also unprecedented. The shading system is straightforward and easy to get into. We can generally teach new artists the VRay setups within a week or so and they are very productive immediately. The support from the development team is so fantastic that there should be some kind of gold medal handed out for it. Very quick responses on bugs and even sometimes features. VRay continues to be a very integral part of a very tuned pipeline that is geared especially towards photographic reality.

Robert Nederhorst
VFX Supervisor
SpeedShape, Santa Monica

I’ve been using V-Ray since 2001 working in Film, TV, Commercials, and since that time it’s the only render engine I have ever needed or wanted to use. V-Ray’s ease of use and speed, coupled with its innovative approach to high end features like Global Illumination, Physically accurate Image based lighting and shaders, makes it the best render solution out there on any platform.

Greg Tsadilas,
VFX Supervisor at Red Magnet

V-Ray Showreel 2017

V-Ray Showreel 2017



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V-Ray for Unreal Engine Coming Soon

V-Ray for Unreal Engine

V-Ray 3 for Rhino Now Available

V-Ray 3 for Rhino Now Available

With new quick render presets and intuitive controls, you can focus on design, and not sweat the technical details. V-Ray's twin-engine rendering architecture takes full advantage of the latest CPU or GPU hardware. And with its full suite of tools, you can render anything and everything from quick design concepts to your most detailed 3D models.

V-Ray 3 for Rhino Now Available

V-Ray 3 for Rhino Now Available

V-Ray 3.5 for Maya

V-Ray 3.5 for Maya Now Available

Production-proven CPU & GPU rendering for animation and visual effects for film, television and virtual reality. V-Ray 3.5 for Maya brings faster rendering, more responsive look development and added realism to high-end VFX and animation projects.

V-Ray 3 for SketchUp

V-Ray 3 for SketchUp Now Available


V-Ray 3 for SketchUp is here and includes a new User Interface, Denoiser, Clipper, SketchUp 2017 support and more!

Feature Showcase:

New UI

Streamlined user interface for faster workflows.

V-Ray 3 for SketchUp - New UI


Automatically reduce noise and cut render times by up to 50%.

V-Ray 3 for SketchUp - Denoiser


Create cutaways and section renders with ease.

V-Ray 3 for SketchUp - Clipper

Purchase V-Ray 3 for SketchUp Now!

V-Ray 3.6 for 3ds Max

V-Ray 3.6 for 3ds Max is a complete lighting and shading solution that can be flawlessly integrated in every 3D artist and designer's workflow. The flagship rendering software has set the industry standard for speed, reliability, ease of use and render quality.

V-Ray 3.4 for Cinema 4D

V-Ray 3.4 for Cinema 4D Now Available

V-Ray for Cinema 4D is a professional rendering solution for Cinema 4D users, looking to get the most realistic and fastest production images (still and motion) possible when working with this specific modeling tool. V-Ray for Cinema 4D is an industry standard and it is used by many big studios all over the world. It integrates seamlessly with Cinema 4D and it offers a very short learning curve making it also one of the most accessible rendering tools on the market.

V-Ray 3 for Revit Now Available

V-Ray 3 for Revit Now Available

V-Ray 3 for Revit is built from the ground up for architects and designers. Cutting-edge features meet an intuitive interface, so any Revit user can create extraordinary imagery quickly and easily.

V-Ray for Revit is made for design. It's easy to set up and built for speed, with the quality you expect from the industry-standard renderer in AEC. Make design decisions faster and get great results every time.


V-Ray for Revit

V-Ray for Revit

Learn V-Ray

Learn V-Ray

Learn V-Ray

Learn V-Ray

V-Ray 3.5 for MODO Now Available

V-Ray 3.5 for MODO Now Available

V-Ray for MODO seamlessly integrates production-proven rendering capabilities into MODO's native workflow. Choose between multicore CPU and GPU-accelerated rendering for complete creative control and fast results. Built to handle the toughest projects and biggest scenes, V-Ray for MODO will fit into any production pipeline. See why top artists and designers rely on V-Ray every day to create award-winning designs and visual effects.

V-Ray 3.5 for MODO

V-Ray 3.5 for MODO


Buy V-Ray Rental Licenses

V-Ray Rental Licenses

V-Ray Rental Licenses provide a budget friendly option with flexible rental terms such as monthly and yearly V-Ray licenses.

Monthly Rental License

Yearly Rental License

Buy Universal V-Ray 3.0 Render Nodes

Universal V-Ray 3.0 Render Nodes

Power-up your rendering capability by adding additional Render Nodes.

Universal V-Ray 3.0 Render Nodes allow distributed and network rendering across V-Ray 3.0 products.

V-Ray for 3ds Max 3.x
V-Ray for Maya 3.x
V-Ray for Revit 3.x
V-Ray for MODO 3.x
V-Ray for NUKE 3.x
V-Ray Standalone 3.x

Perpetual License

Monthly Rental License

Yearly Rental License

V-Ray for NUKE Now Available

V-Ray for NUKE Now Available

V-Ray for NUKE introduces a new approach to lighting and compositing that integrates production-quality ray traced rendering into NUKE and NUKEX. Take advantage of V-Ray's lighting, shading, and rendering tools inside NUKE's node-based workflow. V-Ray for NUKE is compatible with V-Ray 3.0 for 3ds Max and Maya render nodes.

V-Ray 3.0 for NUKE Helicopter Scene by Anatoliy Samoylenko



  • New Regular Pattern algorithm with added features

    • You can now setup the initial position of the pattern

    • Random shift is now ranges from -2 to 2 (from 0 to 1 before)

    • Scale Multiplier range limit increased from 1000 to 100000

  • New non-uniform scaling feature

  • Assign object ID inside MultiScatter (only for V-Ray 3)

  • Added Depth Cueing option for Preview in point mode

  • Improved performance in viewport

  • Some Corona renderer fixes

  • Start menu location changed to "iCube R&D Group"

  Featuring V-Ray 3.5 for 3ds Max support and 3ds Max 2017 support

MultiScatter - Featuring V-Ray 3.5 for 3ds Max support and 3ds Max 2017 support
Rendering by Vincent Grieu

MultiScatter - Featuring V-Ray 3.5 for 3ds Max support and 3ds Max 2017 support
Rendering by Vincent Grieu

MultiScatter is a plug-in for 3ds max which works with V-Ray, Mental Ray, Corona and Octane rendering systems. It is possible to create complicated scenes with a huge amount of objects easy and quickly with the aid of this plug-in.

Product Spotlight
V-Ray for Revit

Now integrated into Autodesk Revit, V-Ray core rendering technology is accessible at every stage of the design process. Extend your creativity with new tools for VR output, materials and environments, without having to worry about learning a new piece of software. Revit cameras, lighting, and materials are all supported for easy adoption.

A unified visualization pipeline is now possible with support for all V-Ray design packages (SketchUp, Rhino, and 3ds Max), promoting project efficiency with reliable results across multiple platforms.

V-Ray for MODO

For studios currently using MODO or for those considering adding it to their existing toolset, V-Ray for MODO offers the opportunity to unify their rendering platform.

V-Ray for NUKE

V-Ray for NUKE unifies the pipeline between NUKE artists and 3D artists for unprecedented workflow improvements at all stages of production, while providing access to V-Ray's advanced ray tracing capabilities. V-Ray for NUKE can render Alembic caches, V-Ray Proxies and V-Ray scene files, all with complete control over lighting, shading, and render output.

V-Ray for 3ds Max

V-Ray has become the top choice for fast and accurate photo-realistic rendering. Offering state-of-the-art rendering technology, V-Ray has single handedly transformed the CG industry.


3ds Max Plug-in for V-Ray and Mental Ray

MultiScatter is a plug-in for 3ds max which works with V-Ray and Mental Ray rendering systems. It is possible to create complicated scenes with a huge amount of objects easy and quickly with the aid of this plug-in.


Plug-in for 3ds Max and V-Ray

Autograss is your one-click grass solution for V-Ray
Select your object, click Autograss, and you're done. You've got photorealistic grass that renders in V-Ray for 3ds Max.

V-Ray for Maya

The V-Ray Rendering System offers the fastest photo-realistic rendering technology in the world. Coupled with the Maya platform, V-Ray for Maya provides an unprecedented amount of power for your advanced rendering needs.

V-Ray for SketchUp

SketchUp is one of the most widely used and easy to learn 3D Modeling software on the market today. With V-Ray for SketchUp, users now have one of the most powerful rendering tools available to visualize their models with the upmost quality and realism. V-Ray works within the SketchUp environment allowing users to be able to efficiently incorporate the task of rendering within their current workflows.

V-Ray for Rhino

Rhino users of all fields, from engineering and architecture to design and animation need a robust ray-tracing engine that enables them to bring their ideas to life quickly, easily, and cost-effectively. V-Ray for Rhino offers visualization professionals a state-of-the-art solution that generates high-quality images of unparalleled realism. Developed with Chaos Group, V-Ray for Rhino works with Robert McNeel & Associates' Rhinoceros, which is one of the most popular Windows-based NURBS modeling tools available today.

V-Ray for Cinema 4D

V-Ray for C4D brings the power of V-Ray to Cinema 4D. V-Ray offers the fastest rendering technology in the world and has single handedly transformed the architectural and advertising industry. Take your renderings to the next level with V-Ray for Cinema 4D.

V-Ray for Blender

V-Ray / Blender is an open source (GPLv2) project of V-Ray integration to Blender. It is implemented as an exporting script to V-Ray Standalone file format (.vrscene).


Pdplayer is a professional image sequence player and viewer for the 3D, CG and VFX industry, created by Asynthetic and distributed by Chaos Software. It supports most industry standard file formats including EXR, HDR, DPX, CIN, R3D, TGA, SGI, IFF, PIC and VRIMG. Multiple layers can be color-corrected and composed together in real time.

Pdplayer is feature rich, fast and lightweight. It starts quickly and flips through frames with ease.