More mental ray news from GTC
More announcements from GTC regarding the future of mental ray.
- The Material Definition Language is coming to mental ray, opening the doors to many advanced features!
- This means material importance sampling to compliment Light Importance Sampling to give you Multiple Importance Sampling (MIS)
- Easily constructed layered BSDFs like the Layering Library giving you a continued workflow.
- The ability to use measured data and more as part of the MDL specification.
- MDL has also made parts of the specification available to the public. Keep an eye on official sources for more on accessing MDL specifications.
(Slated for mental ray version 3.13)