Software Alternatives & Reviews

10 Best V-Ray Alternative Software for Rendering

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  1. Learn why V-Ray for 3ds Max’s powerful CPU & GPU renderer is the industry standard for artists & designers in architecture, games, VFX, VR, and more.

  2. Neo is a Lightning-fast interior design software for Ideal, Plan, Design, Render within minutes all from your browser

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    Sweet Home 3D is a free interior design application about about 1 month ago:

    I use for similar purposes (I pay $5/month). It is great at getting the floorplan nailed, but leaves a bit to be desired when trying to fill the space with accurate furniture, patterns etc. You can have multiple variations floor plans per level. My gf uses once we have the floor plan nailed to get an idea about what colors, textures & furniture to use in a space. It...
  3. Easily turn your CAD projects into architectural visualization videos and images. Compatible SketchUp and 3D BIM Tools, such as Revit, ArchiCAD and Allplan.

    Lumen is beautiful. about almost 2 years ago

    But for high end archviz images, its still not quite there. For this quality, especially for quick/underpaid projects I'd rather stick to Lumion then.
  4. Cinema 4D is a 3D modeling, animation, motion graphics and rendering application.

  5. Blender is the open source, cross platform suite of tools for 3D creation.

    How hard would it be for me to make an animated series? about 4 days ago

    Take a look at Blender because it's free and capable.
  6. KeyShot 3D rendering and animation software is the fastest, easiest way to create amazing, photographic visuals of your 3D models. Enter your search in the box aboveTryYour download of KeyShot is only moments away.

  7. To be an effective designer today, you need tools to quickly develop your designs and accurately communicate them to everyone in the product research.

    made tge perfeft ring shape , why will this not network curve about 10 months ago

    Try creating the "round" ring as a base and then try to join the square somehow using the commands that I said before. If you don't understand too much about these commands or never heard about them, start with the basic tutorials from
  8. 3ds Max is software for 3D modeling, animation, rendering, and visualization. Create stunning game enrivonments, design visualizations, and virtual reality experiences.

  9. Corona Renderer delivers high quality, physically-based shading in production rendering.

    Learn to 3D Model about about 2 years ago

    -Corona Render (one click converts from V-ray, and half the price).
  10. Octane Render is the world's first GPU based, un-biased, physically based renderer.

    Flounder Heights at 8am about 3 months ago:

    Octane Render, they have a free non-commercial license for personal use (used this for the Flounder Heights renders).
  11. Artlantis, the 3D rendering software for architects that produces images, panoramas and VR objects in very high quality and record time!