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Exr-IO v 1.01 update released

Exr-IO v 1.01 update released

Christmas Update for Exr-IO 1.01 Patch notes: The features “Split Alpha to all channels” and “Add Alpha to all channels” can now be used simultaneously, giving you a seperate Alpha-layer and Transparency in the other layers. The user interface now displays scaled DPI properly (before background images were corrupted if non-standard DPI values were used) The Photoshop auto-recognition in our installer was improved. Download Exr-IO 1.01: DOWNLOAD Press Release: read here Merry...

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Exr-IO Photoshop plugin released!

Exr-IO Photoshop plugin released!

Exr-IO v1.0 released 3d-io announces Exr-IO, a free OpenEXR reader / writer for Adobe Photoshop. Exr-IO (www.exr-io.com) is the bridge between Photoshop and the advanced image file format OpenEXR. It is a free, robust and exact solution for dealing with complex multi-layer pictures: Exr-IO loads all image channels from OpenEXR files into separate Photoshop layers, while preserving exact values, transparencies and dimensions. Exr-IO supports all OpenEXR features and provides workflow optimizations for Photoshop: • Open and save all channels of...

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Spotmask 1.10 released

Spotmask 1.10 released

3d-io is happy to announce the next version of Spotmask! Version 1.10 comes with two new and amazing render pass elements: Curvature and Thickness. Finally, you can create high quality outputs for video and image compositing in Autodesk 3ds Max and mental ray. Both Curvature and Thickness generate precisely calculated, perfectly optimized results. Get Spotmask or test our demo version today! New features in Spotmask 1.10 • support for Autodesk 3ds Max 2017 • new render element: Curvature • new render element: Thickness   Read the...

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BonesPro 4.73.00 (3ds Max 2017)

BonesPro 4.73.00 (3ds Max 2017)

BonesPro 4.73 is now officially compatible with Autodesk 3ds Max 2017. 3d-io has just released compatibility update of the premium skinning plugin for 3ds Max customers, including feature improvements and fixes. BonesPro 4.73.00 • Added support for Autodesk 3ds Max 2017 • Added replace bone Option   Customers can download free update from their user area. A demo version for testing can be downloaded here: Download BonesPro Demo Purchase BonesPro 4.73 here: Get BonesPro 4.73 for Autodesk 3ds Max 2017   Compatibility BonesPro current...

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3d-Plugin – 2016 Updates!

3d-Plugin – 2016 Updates!

3d-io has just released compatibility updates, feature improvements and fixes for all their software products. Unwrella for Max & Maya, BonesPro, Flatiron, UV-Packer and Spotmask are now officially released for the Autodesk Product Suite 2016. Customers can download free update from their user area and a demo version for testing can be downloaded from here: Download 3d-Plugin Demo Version List of new features and changes: Flatiron 2.13.00 www.texturebaking.com • Added support for Autodesk 3ds Max 2016. • Improved handling of unwrapped...

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Visit 3d-io Conference at FMX 2015

Visit 3d-io Conference at FMX 2015

An absolute must for all VFX fans and professionals – the “FMX 2015” opens it doors and we will be there on Tuesday 05th May, 2015 at 11:00 h. During the event we will present at Autodesk Inc booth  an unique technology and design presentation about creating, correct exporting and post-processing different pixel data from 3d software in post-production: Deep 3d – Pixels in Space Igor Posavec & Christian Kandler(3d-io games & video production GmbH) at Autodesk Inc. Booth Tuesday, May 05, List-Saal: Turm B, 11:00...

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BonesPro 4.70 Update

BonesPro 4.70 Update

BonesPro 4.70, the most efficient skinning solution for Autodesk 3dsMax, calls into play massively accelerated computations,  improved tools and workflow optimizations. The latest upgrade is free to download for all existing BonesPro customers. BonesPro 4.70 highlights: – BonesPro 4.70 introduces immense speed up calculations both in core and in the viewport representation. – Skinning computation and soft body deformations are now fully mutithreaded. – Hierachy independent skin deformers (Parabones): any geometry in the...

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UV-Packer 2 has arrived!

UV-Packer 2 has arrived!

3d-io has just released UV-Packer 2.0, with new features and improvements, as well as compatibility to Autodesk 3ds Max 2015. What is new in UV-Packer 2? Key features of the new version: – UV-Packer 2 offers 3D Artists instant and optimal UV packing in self-customizable UV tile sets. Artists can now easily control the number of UV tiles, automatically generate material IDs for each UV tile or unwrap the UV tiles according to material ID settings. This is especially useful for Mari, Mudbox or ZBrush workflow. – Compatibility with...

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Flatiron 2.10 update with new features

Flatiron 2.10 update with new features

The constant development of the most powerful scene render-to-texture tool for Autodesk 3ds Max results in the next release of Flatiron with significant upgrades. Flatiron 2.10 has been improved and refined with additional features: + Flatiron 2.10 can now bake full scenes to textures using your own predefined UV map layouts. + Flatiron 2.10 is now capable of the unique ability to repack your existing UVs of the whole scene and bake them to textures without re-unwrapping them. + Fixed an issue where “Flatten Unwrap” failed in...

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Unwrella 3.01 Max & Maya update

The Unwrella 3.01 update represents the next step in refining one of the best automatic unwrapping tools. This minor update comes with speed, stability and performance boosts. Maya update: Fixed a problem that made it impossible to unwrap an object with one or more very large UV charts when using tile distribution mode. Fixed an issue where unwrapping in tile distribution mode sometimes didn’t work with certain mesh topologies. 3ds Max update: Fixed a problem that made it impossible to unwrap an object with one or more very large UV...

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