SolidRocks

569 votes
Version: 
2.4.0
Date Updated: 
08/20/2022
Author Name: 
jerome prevost (Subburb)

SolidRocks V2.4 is out !!  Support for V-Ray 6 (hotfix 2) and  MAX 2013-2023 ! 

SolidRocks adjusts and optimise all needed Vray parameters to reach the best rendertime/quality ratio.

Learn Vray progressively, see in realtime changes made by SolidRocks when you change resolution/quality.

SolidRocks includes new tools for both VrayMasters and Beginners:

  • Support for Max 2020 and V-Ray NEXT!
  • Handle The two V-Ray NEXT engines : Adv and GPU (single clic switch !)
  • Presets now handle separate settings for each engine for best comfort
  • Presets have been revisited for vetter quality in production settings
  • IPR button working with the 2 V-Ray next engines
  • Bucket and progressive mode for 2 engines
  • Denoiser button
  • New gamma Workflow by default to match the actual workflows
  • All new V-Ray algorithms activated by default : VBAA, Autopilot, SRGB VFB, Gi caustics, dyn thr.
  • Rebus Farm/RANCH Computing interoperability
  • New "NO GI" method ! Perfect for exterior dome(+sun)+VrayAmbientlight anim setup (fast and flicker free)
  • Compatible with MAX Physical Cameras
  • Better glossy subdivs algorithm. Materials with low glossiness value have more subdivs.
  • SRGB button (Vray VFB) is now managed automatically.
  • New special DOF/motion blur preset (based on interior preset, experimental)
  • Unified Save feature for easy save management
  • Includes MOA Wizard (animation wizard) - More info here !
  • DR and BB buttons for network rendering
  • FlyThrough animation Wizard !
  • Compatible with SigerShaders
  • 1 click for complete Vray setup !
  • Modular and small interface (GUI)
  • mini preview for fast feedback
  • auto Exposure and Auto White balance tools
  • friendly and Very simple usage
  • Full LWF gamma correction with useful options
  • modifiable presets : exterior, interior...
  • learn Vray watching SolidRocks at work !
  • shareLightcache tool to speedup slaves warmup
  • materials and lights optimisation for best rendertimes
  • switch from draft to production settings in one click !
  • gain time... Lot of time !!

New Vray users can also learn essential rules of Vray, observing changes made by SolidRocks when resolution and/or quality are changed.

Vray Masters can customise SR and presets and use SolidRocks as a custom settings automator.

note : This is a commercial script. (FREE LITE version available on website !)

 As always, Have FUN with SolidRocks !  

Version Requirement: 
Max 2013 to max2023 and V-Ray 2.4 to Vray 6 hotfix2
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dgh83's picture

Superb plugin. Has saved me

Superb plugin. Has saved me a huge amount of time and effort in the few months I've been using it. Highly recommended.

subburb's picture

TY !! jerome Prévost

TY !!

jerome Prévost (Subburb)

jerome Prévost (Subburb)

dhlebes's picture

joli nom de

joli nom de scene!!!!!
45zero team

hisamuraj's picture

cool...

cool...

subburb's picture

Yes i know... Demo version

Yes i know... Demo version is still 0.41, and is not compatible with SP1&2 Vray versions.

A new demo (and full) is coming in the next 3 weeks, with gamma stuff, mini preview, and more.. 

jerome Prévost (Subburb)

glorybound's picture

Great concept, but I am

Great concept, but I am getting errors. I am running MAX 2009 Design and V-Ray 1.5 SP2.

Unknown Property: "gmc_earlytermination_amount"

In Christ,
Bobby W Parker
http://www.whitebirchstudios.com

In Christ,
Bobby W Parker
http://www.whitebirchstudios.com

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