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by kintuX
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Little Addon for optical lenses etc.
Replies: 36
Views: 4188

Re: Little Addon for optical lenses etc.

wasd wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:12 pm
It seems nobody use winlens 3d basic. Google gives nothing beside dev site. Their manual also crappy.
This one?

Winlens Optical Design Software

And a Qioptiq Webinar from Apr 24, 2018 - Optical Design with WinLens3D @ YT
by kintuX
Fri Mar 27, 2020 1:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CGI tech news box
Replies: 237
Views: 72612

NVIDIA's GTC 2020

Accelerated Light-Transport Simulation using Neural Networks Neural network-based techniques have taken many fields by storm, but until recently have seen relatively little use in the field of physically-based rendering. This has begun to change. We'll present techniques for accelerating Monte Carl...
by kintuX
Fri Mar 27, 2020 1:53 am
Forum: Development
Topic: Windows Build FAILED
Replies: 5
Views: 213

Re: Windows Build FAILED

Dade wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:55 pm
kintuX wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:37 pm
BTW - What is the "giveaway"? How can I recognize the culprit in the future?
I doubt we will ever change OpenCL version (i.e. v1.2) so you should be fine with that file for any foreseeable future.
Yeah, new era commences. ;)
by kintuX
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: BlendLuxCore Development
Replies: 732
Views: 119090

Re: BlendLuxCore Development

B.Y.O.B. wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:06 pm
It is now possible to mute LuxCore nodes (hotkey M).
Neat. :)
by kintuX
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Windows Build FAILED
Replies: 5
Views: 213

Re: Windows Build FAILED

Yup, that was it! Got it back on track and is building fine :D

Thank you both!

BTW - What is the "giveaway"? How can I recognize the culprit in the future?
by kintuX
Wed Mar 25, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Windows Build FAILED
Replies: 5
Views: 213

Windows Build FAILED

W10, Latest commit 04298f479, gives: --- FATAL ERROR RUNNING CMAKE --- Build FAILED. "C:\luxcorerender\WindowsCompile\Build_CMake\LuxCore\LuxRays.sln" (default target) (1) -> "C:\luxcorerender\WindowsCompile\Build_CMake\LuxCore\src\luxrays\luxrays.vcxproj" (default target) (8) -> (ClCompile target) ...
by kintuX
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Better Clamping in Luxcore
Replies: 14
Views: 415

Re: Better Clamping in Luxcore

About Clarisse IFX Clamping: Since Clarisse 4.0 SP5, the path tracer offers a novel method to reduce considerably fireflies in renders. For more information please refer to the Fireflies Filtering section . It's been developed in-house and no papers or other technicalities have been revealed yet. Ab...
by kintuX
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: User Support
Topic: Luxcore is very slow and freezes
Replies: 22
Views: 615

Re: Luxcore is very slow and freezes

Here, it feels as snappy as before.
Latest commits from today (LuxCore 2bc28dca8, BlendLuxCore 9f3932b -- homebuild) on W10 with Blender 2.81a.

But IIRC, it's been mentioned that Blender is getting slower with every iteration until LTS or "everything nodes" (rewrite).
by kintuX
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CGI tech news box
Replies: 237
Views: 72612

Khronos Group Releases Vulkan Ray Tracing

Beaverton, OR – March 17, 2020 – 6:00 AM PT – Today, The Khronos® Group, an open consortium of industry-leading companies creating advanced interoperability standards, announces the ratification and public release of the Vulkan® Ray Tracing provisional extensions, creating the industry’s first open...
by kintuX
Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: OpenVDB support
Replies: 56
Views: 14589

FREE VDB SIMULATIONS CREATED WITH EMBERGEN

We have generated numerous volumetric simulations with EmberGen and exported them as VDBs for you to use in your own projects (Blender, Houdini, Octane, Arnold, etc). These free VDB simulations are licensed as CC0 (Public Domain) so you are free to use them however you want! You can view our availa...