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appleseed is an open source, physically-based global illumination rendering engine primarily designed for animation and visual effects.

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    LuxCoreRender is a physically based and unbiased rendering engine.

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    What was then called STAR-Light, and later renamed to PV-Ray and ultimately POV-Ray, has therefore been on this planet for a whopping 9, 190 (or 11, 000) revolutions by now (plus another guesstimated 150 above it).

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    Create high-quality, photorealistic images with the 3D tool made for graphic designers.

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    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.

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    Cycles is Blender’s ray-trace based production render engine and in development since 2011.

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

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    Mitsuba is a research-oriented rendering system in the style of PBRT, from which it derives much inspiration.

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    Cinema 4D is a 3D modeling, animation, motion graphics and rendering application.

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    Kerkythea is a freeware software that can produce high quality renders without spending a cent on software licensing.

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    Advanced Technology from Pixar Animation Studios for Rendering VFX and Animation

  13. ZBrush is a digital sculpting and painting software solution.

  14. Modo by Foundry brings you the next generation of 3D modeling, texturing and rendering tools in a powerful integrated software package.

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10 Best KeyShot Alternatives For Rendering 3D Models
Appleseed is an open-source physics engine for global illumination designed primarily for animation and applying visual effects. The software supports Cryptomatte and allows installing third-party plug-ins. Thus, you can simultaneously perform strictly unbiased rendering with complete fidelity and biased rendering with a...
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