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  • CAD Gets More Animated - KeyShot, Bunkspeed can import from all major CAD file formats, create more sophisticated animation; Deltagen application specializes in near real-time visualization of big, complex data sets, Mark Clarkson, Desktop Engineering, Sep 1, 2014
  • V-Ray 3.0 for 3ds Max Speeds Rendering - simplified UI, new toolbar to access options, lights, cameras, quick setup button, progressive rendering engine, dynamic bucket splitting, render mask, color corrections facility, combines speed & sophistication, realistic lighting & textures, Mark Clarkson, Desktop Engineering, June 1, 2014
  • How to Get from 3D CAD to 3D Rendering - setting up animation, balancing level of photorealism with project timeframe/budget, Phil Szczepaniak, Machine Design, May 31, 2014
  • Lagoa Working on Cloud-Based MCAD Tool - Lagoa's new modeler is based on Siemens PLM Parasolid engine, offers 3 levels of subscription plans: maker, individual, enterprise, Kathleen Maher, Graphic Speak, May 29, 2014
  • Why OTOY Will Change Our 3D World: A Conversation with Jules Urbach - Q&A about raytracing on GPUs, partnering with Autodesk, move over OpenGL, DirectX, Anthony Frausto-Robledo, Architosh, May 21, 2014
  • Feature-Based CAD from Lagoa, Coming to a Browser Near You - upcoming product offers simpler, intuitive drag and drop assemble functions, ability to work in fully ray-traced, interactive mode during geometry creation, editing, Kenneth Wong, Virtual Desktop, May 1, 2014
  • Render on the Go with VRED and renderPRO - ray tracing app, VRED produces very high quality renders, quickly, can do advanced, accurate light visualization; renderPRO has dual Xeon processors, SSD, 128GB of DDR3 RAM to empower VRED demo on laptop, Mark Clarkson, Desktop Engineering, Mar 29, 2014
  • A Picture's Worth a Thousand Words: Why Rendering is Increasingly Important to Product Development - vendors develop renderers that fit CAD-driven workflows, constantly updating renderings helps understand how design changes will affect final product, 3D CAD World, Apr 9, 2014
  • Tips for Creating Better Renderings - qualities of great model for rendering: good shape, Realistic corners, textures, finishes, perspective, context, lighting, Matt Lombard, Siemens PLM Software Community, Mar 5, 2014
  • Lagoa is Building Their Rendering Business from the Cloud Down - Montreal-based cloud rendering company is working with design communities, teaming up with CAD companies to create options for modeling, collaboration, Kathleen Maher, Graphic Speak, Feb 12, 2014
  • The Cloud Changes Everything About Rendering for Product Design - native cloud app accepts native, neutral file formats, UI has controls for materials, textures, lighting, paid version is $50 per month, John Hayes, ENGINEERING.com, Feb 12, 2014

  • Review: Lagoa.com Cloud Render Solution - browser-based app can handle complex, multiple part assemblies, works on project basis, materials provide quick effects for typically complex materials, Al Dean, DEVELOP 3D, Jan 27, 2014

  • A Quick Look at Lagoa's Cloud-Hosted Rendering - composition, rendering tools are accessible from within standard browser, customizable values in material property box, unlimited rendering hours for paying customer, Kenneth Wong, Virtual Desktop, Jan 20, 2014
  • Visualization Product Guide - latest offerings include: KeyShot 2.2, Modo 501, Showcase 2012, HDR Light Studio 3, DeltaGen for Teamcenter, ShaderLight, Bunkspeed Shot, DEVELOP 3D, Dec 14, 2011
  • Bunkspeed Pro Suite 2012 Review - animation feature added, online materials library, ability to add actual point, spot, distant lights, but little rough around edges, no documentation provided, UI issues, can't dig deep into textures, Mark Clarkson, Desktop Engineering, Dec 1, 2011
  • Kevin Karsch: Rendering 3D Awesomeness into 2D Scenes - PhD candidate on inserting 3D objects into 2D scenes, hardware developments, rendering in real-time ray traced environment, Josh Mings, SolidSmack, Nov 1, 2011
  • Rendering, Animation Mashed Together to Form Bunkspeed PRO 2012 Suite - advanced image processing, camera manipulation tools, photometric lights, asset library available on cloud, Bruce Buck, SolidSmack, Sep 8, 2011
  • RenderPRO12 - desktop compact unit from BOXX off-load rendering operations, intelligent platform management interface, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Jan 27, 2011
  • Rendering in a Browser: F_BOX Picture Shooter - no desktop application, no download, rendering done on remote cluster, social networking, Kenneth Wong, Desktop Engineering, Dec 8, 2010
  • Luxion KeyShot 2.1 - HDR driven progressive rendering system puts photorealism available to all, Al Dean, Develop3D, Dec 1, 2010
  • KeyShot 2 - successor to HyperShot aims for real time photorealistic rendering, Gabriel Mathews, Cadalyst, Nov 24, 2010
  • An Intro to 3D on the Mac, Pt 2: Animation and Rendering  - 3D animation, character planning, two forms of kinematics, facial rigging, Dave Girard, Ars Technica, Sep, 2010
  • Autodesk Neon: On-Demand, Over-the-Web Rendering- no need to wait for generating single, multiple views of designs, no maintenance of expensive hardware for rendering needs, Kenneth Wong's Virtual Desktop, July 23, 2010
  • Hypershot, Keyshot, Shot? - easy-to-use, real-time rendering solution, Keyshot provides instant gratification, has option to toggle ground plane shadows, reflections, Dan Lanigan, Feb 24, 2010
  • Luxology modo Gets Photo-Freakin-Realistic Studio Lighting with SLIK - Luxology Studio Lighting & Illumination Kit has pre-built studio lighting, camera setups, ability to create your own HDR images inside modo, Josh Mings, SolidSmack, Feb 19, 2010
  • The HyperShot Saga Continues - renamed as KeyShot, realtime, offline rendering resolution has new material library, HDR library, data translators, Snow Leopard Certified for Mac users, Al Dean, Develop 3D, Feb 11, 2010
  • What's Going on with HyperShot? - HyperShot available through Luxion ApS as Bunkspeed fails to pay license fees, Al Dean, Develop 3D, Jan 8, 2010
  • Interview with Andrea Carignano, seac02 CEO - limitations, benefits of real time rendering technology, features of LinceoVR product, tracking technology, Franco Folini, Novedge, Nov 30, 2009
  • HyperShot '10: Pt 2 - What's New? - improved UI, camera grid, ground grid tools, IGES, STEP formats for data translation, ability to update geometry source, Al Dean, Mac Design, Sep 29, 2009
  • HyperShot '10 for Mac: Pt I - Thomas Teger of Bunkspeed talks about selecting Mac, Cocoa-based UI, translation options, performance difference between Windows and Mac, Al Dean, Develop 3D, Sep 7, 2009
  • HyperShot 1.8 Decals A Go Go - enhancement features for more control on textures, decals applied, assigning material automatically on importing data, improved quality of blur, Al Dean, Develop3D, Mar 5, 2009
  • Bunkspeed HyperShot - instantly satisfying software with effects like high-dynamic range imaging, soft shadows, materials library, hot-key commands should be customizable, Gabriel Mathews, Cadalyst, Feb 2, 2009
  • Bunkspeed's HyperShot Enables True Design - HyperShot's features helps easy rendering, setting up lights, tweaking materials, saving time giving better options to industrial designers, Bob Cramblitt, Desktop Engineering, Nov 1, 2008
  • Bunkspeed HyperShot 1.5 - create photorealistic assets during product development, advantages for design community, high quality rendering and visualization pdf, Al Dean, DEVELOP3D, June 2008
  • CAD Rendering: Virtual Photography with ART VPS - with ART VPS's hardware, it is possible to take a computer model and make it indistinguishable from a photograph, Car Design Online, October 6, 2004
  • A Lot of Bottle - a look at some real-world applications of the virtual photography tools PURE and RenderDrive from Art VPS, CADuser.com, June 2003
  • Hard Rendering, Easy Life - David Chadwick, CAD User, July, 2001
  • RenderDrive RD300, ART's Dedicated Rendering Machine -  George Maestri, CGW, Mar 2001
  • RenderDrive RD3000 - Jim Boyce, CADENCE, January 2001
  • Editors' Choice Awards - ART's RenderDrive RD3000 is among the products honored, CADENCE, December 2000
 
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