appleseed is a modern, physically-based renderer designed for production rendering. It is released as open source under the MIT license. More…

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appleseed 1.1.0 alpha-22 Released

August 26, 2014

We just released appleseed 1.1.0 alpha-22.

This is a major release packed with new features and improvements, most notably:

  • OpenShadingLanguage support on all platforms
  • New multi-layer material based on Disney’s principled BRDF model
  • New user-friendly material editor for Disney materials, with support for user expressions based on Disney’s SeExpr
  • Direct rendering of cubic Bézier curves
  • New rough glass BTDF (accessible as an OSL closure)…

Head over to the release notes for the full list of changes or to the download page to download this release.

Please use the forum for non-development related questions, help requests and feedback!

We will release test scenes and more exciting goodies in the following days, so stay tuned.