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LightWork Design Releases LightWorks 7.6Enhanced Development Framework (June 26, 2006)
LightWork Design, the world's leading supplier of rendering solutions for developers of advanced 3D computer graphics software, has today released a new version of LightWorks. LightWorks version 7.6 has been eagerly anticipated and this release adds a number of enhancements to the LightWorks product with a focus on making the creation of photorealistic imagery even easier.
Key developments within this latest release include:
Final Gather Final Gather is a major enhancement to the LightWorks Global Illumination product which improves both the quality, performance and ease of generation of images. There is no longer a need to be an expert in rendering, users can simply press a button and LightWorks will calculate the lighting automatically.
Enhanced Development Framework
A key feature of LightWorks is the ability to integrate it within applications. LightWorks 7.6 is even easier to integrate and customise, extending the Company's commitment to providing a development framework that enables the rapid implementation of easy-to-use applications.
New Platform Support Support for a number of important new platforms has been added in LightWorks 7.6, including Microsoft Visual C++ version 8, support for 64-bit Microsoft Windows on Intel and AMD, and Mac-Intel Universal Binaries for Macintosh OSX.
Andy Chapman, Managing Director of LightWork Design commented, "Working with our customers has confirmed that the use of physically accurate scene components such as lights and materials actually makes applications easier to use. Our latest release embraces this concept and concentrates on enhancing not only the quality of images created but also simplifies the processes to obtain them."
LightWorks 7.6 offers many other improvements including enhancements to LightWorks Real-time and a range of new materials shaders. For more information go to the Latest Release page of the LightWork Design website: http://www.lightworkdesign.com/products/latestrelease.htm
About LightWork Design
LightWork Design is the world's leading supplier of rendering solutions for developers of advanced 3D computer graphics software. Established in 1989, LightWork Design has continually developed LightWorks to provide customers with innovative and market-focused solutions for the creation of powerful and easy-to-use rendering applications. Renowned for its physically accurate visualization of real-world objects and environments, LightWorks is the ideal choice for applications targeted at the AEC, Configuration, and Industrial markets. LightWorks is supplied as a complete solution which includes the SDK, support, training and consultancy services, to give customers fast and efficient access to leading-edge rendering technology, resulting in shorter development cycles, faster time-to-market for new products, and lower software development costs.
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