Welcome to our Blog. Here you can find news on events, product updates, customer stories and much more.

14th September 2022

What is a Car Rendering?

This article explains what Car Rendering is and the leading 3D software used in the Automotive CGI process
4th August 2022

Blender Addon Update

New plug-ins released for Blender, fixing issues with area light creation in Blender Octane Edition.
1st August 2022

Support added for Houdini 19.5, and V-Ray 6 for 3ds Max

New plug-ins released for 3ds Max (now supports V-Ray 6) and Houdini 19.5.
19th May 2022

Our first Apple Silicon Plug-ins Are Released

Cinema 4D 26 and Blender adds Apple Silicon Support
17th May 2022

How do you make an HDRI Map?

We explore the various methods and gear required for making your own HDRI maps for image based lighting.
5th May 2022

3ds Max 2023, Maya 2023, MODO 16 plug-in releases

Support added for newest releases of 3ds Max, Maya and MODO.
8th April 2022

HDR Light Studio - Xenon Drop 4.2

New Release: Crash bug fixes, Omniverse for all and more...
4th April 2022

HDR Light Studio - Indie Pricing

The price of HDR Light Studio 'Indie' is increasing. Find out more.
8th March 2022

Maintenance Price Updates

VRED, DeltaGen and Patchwork 3D maintenance prices have updated today
10th February 2022

How does HDRI Lighting Work?

This article describes how HDRI lighting works using environment lights for image-based lighting.
31st January 2022

What is a HDRI map?

In this article, we explain what a HDRI map is for those new to 3D rendering.
28th January 2022

Matching Photographic Lighting in Maya

We talked to Andrew Daffy about using HDR Light Studio on a recent commercial for BUGABOO