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V-Ray 2.0 for Maya Release in April

The long anticipated V-Ray 2.0 for Maya is on its way! Due for official release on 25th of April, its loaded with many new features including:

Python callback for access to and modification of the translated V-Ray scene before rendering – this powerful feature allows you to directly modify the V-Ray scene before rendering to fit V-Ray seamlessly into your production pipeline; to access the full features of the V-Ray rendering engine and its plugins, even if they are not exposed in the user interface; to add your own custom V-Ray plugins without the need to code Maya plugins and much

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Gingerbread Man Expands Into Feature Films with Storm FX

Storm FX was the supplier of choice when boutique production agency, The Gingerbread Man, was on the hunt for a Da Vinci Resolve system and needed it in a hurry for their latest project, LBF, a film adaptation of the novel by Cry Bloxsome.

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