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Luxion KeyShot 5.1 Released with Cool New Features

Luxion has recently released KeyShot 5.1, the latest version of its flagship product, KeyShot. It’s available for immediate download here or you can grab the update here.

KeyShot 5

There are lot of new features and updates released with KeyShot 5.1, adding new advanced procedural textures with loads of options, Sørensen Leather materials (via KeyShot Cloud) and Federal Standard colors. There also have been improvements with the ability for multi-touch support for touch-enabled devices and Retina display. The New Procedural Textures on the top adds the topping flavor to the rendering and animations.

Advanced Procedurals-  Camouflage

Advanced Procedurals- Camouflage

Here’s the quick list of what’s new in KeyShot 5.1:

  • New Pattern Edit and Scattering
  • New Procedural Textures: Brushed, Camouflage, Lattice Circular, Lattice Polygon, Spot, Wood Adv.
  • New Procedural gradient editor
  • New Sørensen Leather Materials
  • New DPI input for textures and labels
  • New FED-STD-595 Camo Colors
  • New Animation import, playback and render (Pro)
  • Improved Texture mapping
  • Multi-touch support
  • Retina display support
  • PTC Creo 3.0 support
  • Cinema 4D support
Sørensen Leather Materials

Sørensen Leather Materials

Highlights on the new features and improvements can be seen in KeyShot What’s New Docuemnt. The What’s New document available on the page breaks down each new feature with details on how they work

KeyShot Learning Resources

All the step-by-step tutorials/tips or webinars to get you started using KeyShot, from getting familiar with the interface to rendering out your final image. KeyShot Learning

Pattern Scattering

Pattern Scattering

Pricing and Availability

KeyShot 5.1 is available for both Windows and Mac OS X. The base version costs $995 with Pro version at $1,995. There is also a Pro Floating License coasting $2,995. This update is free for registered users. You can also download KeyShot for a free 14 day trial

SolidWorks Render Contest – 84

Here is the model for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 84 for the month of March 2013, a cool Desktop Catapult

Scott Bruins has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

The model can be downloaded from the download section or from GrabCAD (login required)

And once you’re ready with your image, please use email to submit it. Last date to submit your entries is 31st March, 2013 (11:59 PM CDT)

But wait there are prizes too.

The winner will get $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Make sure you’re following the rules to take part in the contest.

And don’t forgot to 

Vote for SolidWorks Render Contest – 83

Here are the images submitted for SolidWorks Render Contest – 83 using PhotoView 360.

Click on the images to get a better visualization before casting your VOTE. Please vote once for the image of your choice.

SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 84 coming soon…

SolidWorks Render Contest – 82 Winner

I apologize in the delay for declaring the winner. The model for SolidWorks Render Contest – 82  for the month of January 2013, was a cool Table Tennis Table 

Table Tennis Table

Cemal Uslu has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

And here is the Winning entry from Amr Mohamed Ibrahemstudent at Helwan University, Cairo , EGYPTImage 4

Mohamed wins a  $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Thanks to everyone for participating and Rapid Sheet Metal® for the prizes.

Other Entries were from:

Michael Lord, Manager- Development at TRAKKA Pty Limited.

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Don’t forgot to vote for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 83

Vote for SolidWorks Render Contest – 82

Here are the images submitted for SolidWorks Render Contest – 82 using PhotoView 360. Click on the images to get a better visualization before casting your VOTE. Please vote once for the image of your choice.

The voting is over for SolidWorks Render Contest – 82, check the winner here: SolidWorks Render Contest – 82 Winner

Don’t forgot to vote for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 83

SolidWorks Render Contest – 81 Winner

I apologize in the delay for declaring the winner. The model for SolidWorks Render Contest – 81 for the month of December, 2012 was cool Poseable figure

Poseable figure #1-1

Supriadi Hanafi (Gee) has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

And here is the Winning entry from Michael Lord, Manager-Development at TRAKKA Pty Limited.Image 4

Michael wins a  $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Thanks to everyone for participating and Rapid Sheet Metal® for the prizes.

Other Entries were from:

Rhaegar TargaryenImage 1Image 1

Naveen Antal, Technical-Executive at Tech Savvy Engineers, IndiaImage 2Image 2

Michael Lord, Manager- Development at TRA

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Joe Fischer 

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Don’t forgot to vote SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 82 and do check SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 83 to win prizes…

SolidWorks Render Contest – 83

Here is the model for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 83 for the month of Febuary 2013, a cool Yak-55 RC Airplane

Alexey Yukish has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

The model can be downloaded from the download section or from GrabCAD (login required)

And once you’re ready with your image, please use email to submit it. Last date to submit your entries is 28th Febuary, 2013 (11:59 PM CDT)

But wait there are prizes too.

The winner will get $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Make sure you’re following the rules to take part in the contest.