Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

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Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

Post by luis7654 » 05 Aug 2014, 20:31

Lots of new things coming at siggraph this year.



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Re: Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

Post by Draise » 06 Aug 2014, 19:13

Really looking forward to this!

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Re: Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

Post by SamHowell » 07 Aug 2014, 00:12

So a little bit of Cycles has found it's way into Arnold already?

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Re: Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

Post by Bullit » 08 Aug 2014, 08:46

If i am not mistaken they got one of the Cycles guys.

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Re: Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

Post by Draise » 08 Aug 2014, 16:12

Curious though, he must have worked very fast, and... for OpenCL? Wasn't he more focused on Cuda?

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Re: Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

Post by Bullit » 08 Aug 2014, 18:30

Good question :)

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Re: Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

Post by Hirazi Blue » 08 Aug 2014, 19:12

The fact that Solid Angle offered Brecht van Lommel a job could be seen as an indication of the possible future of Arnold.
IMHO, it is a little bit naive to assume mister van Lommel has anything to do with the current code already.
Contrary to common belief (especially among "Blenderites"), he's not the only one who can write GPU render code...
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Re: Arnold Renderer GPU? Maybe...

Post by SamHowell » 08 Aug 2014, 22:26

SamHowell wrote:So a little bit of Cycles has found it's way into Arnold already?
:o) I'll include a smiley next time.


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