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    Tips, news, and insight on KeyShot and 3D Rendering

    News - May 19, 2015

    KeyShot 5.3 Released

    News - May 19, 2015

    KeyShot 5.3 Released

    You've all seen the KeyShot 6 preview and know it's in the works, but we're adding improvements along the way to KeyShot 5. Today we release KeyShot 5.3 to make your rendering and animation work smoother, implementing feedback from users and adding support for more filetypes. Here's what's in this r[...]
    News - May 16, 2015

    KeyShot 6 Feature Preview

    We’re very excited to bring you a special weekend sneak peek and the first look at a few of the features coming to the new release of KeyShot 6! Eight new features to give you a taste of what's in store. What’s your favorite?
    Features - May 13, 2015

    MINIMAL's Epik Watch Kit Rendered in KeyShot

    Last month our customer spotlight series featured MINIMAL, the Chicago-based design firm headed up by Scott Wilson, showing how their latest product was brought to life using KeyShot. They've just launched the Kickstarter project for it and are just about to cross their funding goal of $100,000.
    May 7, 2015

    Animation of the Week: Tom Dixon Lean Lamp by Esben Oxholm

    There are three things we like at Luxion HQ. Rendering, animation and awesome animations that users create of deisnger desk lamps. We're not sure how Esben Oxholm found out about that last one, but he did, and did not disappoint. Esben posted the results of an animation he created of the Lean Table [...]
    Features - Apr 22, 2015

    How Marc J. Goliszek Creates Visuals Using KeyShot

    This week, Concept Artist, Marc J. Goliszek, made a special guest appearance as Keynote speaker at the INNEO Solutions KeyShot World event, speaking on the process he uses to create the amazing visuals you can view in his portfolio. Using ZBrush, 3ds Max, Photoshop and KeyShot, Mark creates characte[...]
    News - Apr 22, 2015

    How Marc J. Goliszek Creates Visuals Using KeyShot

    This week, Concept Artist, Marc J. Goliszek, made a special guest appearance as Keynote speaker at the INNEO Solutions KeyShot World event, speaking on the process he uses to create the amazing visuals you can view in his portfolio. Using ZBrush, 3ds Max, Photoshop and KeyShot, Mark creates characte[...]
    Tips - Apr 21, 2015

    How To Save a KeyShot Package File

    Collaborating on a KeyShot project with a team or customers is fast and easy with the ability to save and share your scene as a single file that can only be opened in KeyShot. Saving your scene as a KeyShot Package (.ksp) allows you to include all custom materials, texture, and HDRI files in a tight[...]
    News - Apr 15, 2015

    How to Change Material Types in KeyShot

    The Material Library in KeyShot contains hundreds of preset materials. All of these are created using a KeyShot Material Type. Each Material Type contains specific settings to provide the most accurate appearance. You can see what Material Type a preset uses by double clicking a material applied to [...]
    Tips - Apr 13, 2015

    KeyShot Material Spotlight: Paint

    The KeyShot paint material is a versatile material that has simple settings for quick applications of color. You can use paint on vehicles like cars or motorcycles, but you can also use them on any surface where you want a create a solid color with a clearcoat effect.
    Tips - Apr 10, 2015

    How to Add a Reflective Ground Plane in KeyShot

    While using the default ground plane to create ground reflections is fast and simple, creating a custom ground plane is extremely easy and will give you more control over your scene. Use this is as starting point and also experiment with using different material types to represent your ground for ev[...]
    Apr 9, 2015

    Animation of the Week: KeyShot Caustics

    We've seen some pretty intense optical simulations created in KeyShot and we're continually impressed with what users are doing. Esben Oxholm has created a mesmerizing sample of caustics animated in KeyShot. It's absolutely gorgeous, a perfect example of what's possible and the musical accompaniment[...]