The latest version is appleseed 1.6.0-beta. It was released on December 17th, 2016.
Please check the release notes for the list of new features and bug fixes available in this version.
Intermediate, preview releases are also regularly made available from the Releases page on GitHub.
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Gaffer is a general purpose node-based application designed for use in the visual effects industry.
It provides basic tools for procedural scene generation, shader authoring, rendering, and image compositing.
appleseed-max is a native plugin for Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2015, 2016 and 2017.
appleseed-maya is a native plugin for Autodesk® Maya® 2015, 2016 and 2017 currently in development.
Our branded shaderball is a convenient scene to design and visualize appleseed materials.
It is available in a number of formats:
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Note that the preferred way to obtain appleseed source code is to clone the Git repository hosted on GitHub. This will allow you to stay in sync with the latest updates and fixes as soon as we pushed them to GitHub.
Make sure to follow our detailed build instructions if you want to build appleseed from sources.