LuxRender 1.3.1 / 1.4 RC 1

Open-source, free software rendering system for physically correct, unbiased image synthesis
LuxRender is a rendering application that focuses on production rendering and artistic efficiency instead of scientific purposes.

LuxRender includes an interactive user interface and exporters for various 3D programs, including Blender, Maya and XSI. Additionally, a command line tool is available.

LuxRender is cross-platform, runs on Mac OS X, Windows, and GNU/Linux platforms and can be downloaded for free.

Main features:

  • physically correct rendering
  • procedural and image based textures
  • loop subdivision and displacement mapping
  • sun sky system
  • HDRI lighting
  • perspective (including shift lens), orthographic and environment camera's
  • network rendering, including co-operative rendering
  • optimised architectural glass
  • multi-platform
  • HDR output

last updated on:
October 13th, 2014, 9:06 GMT
file size:
18.1 MB
developed by:
LuxRender Team
license type:
operating system(s):
Mac OS X 10.5 or later
binary format:
Intel only
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What's New in version 1.3.1
  • fixes for latest OSX versions UI updates
  • fix bloom filter used in an animation (the configuration of filters in the scene files was a new feature of v1.3)
  • fix an issue with camera response
  • improvement to the OpenCL version of the QBVH accelerator
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