Mental Ray Integrated Development Environment

The latest NVIDIA release of mental ray 3.14 for Maya is a big one. One of the nicest improvements is the fact that mental ray standalone is now included with every mental ray batch rendering license. This means artists are able to go Read More...

Arnold Syntax Highlighter Updated

One of the projects I have been working on for a few years now is a set of syntax highlighting modules for the excellent and now industry standard visual effects rendering tool called Arnold by Solid Angle. Arnold is an easy to use and Read More...

Vray Scene Syntax Highlighter

I've just finished a set of Notepad++, GEDIT, BBEdit, and TextWrangler syntax highlighting modules for code from Chaos Group's Vray Renderer. The new modules make it easier for a VFX artist or technical director to edit a vray vrscene Read More...

The Arnold Syntax Highlighter Handles Arnold Shader Metadata Files

I published an updated v1.2 release of my Arnold Syntax Highlighter module on Github. The latest version adds Notepad++ syntax highlighting support for Arnold Shader Metadata (.mtd) files which is handy since I'm starting to research the Read More...

Fabric Engine KL Syntax Highlighter

Overview I've started working on a collection of syntax highlighting modules for Fabric Engine's KL language. At the moment there are modules for Notepad++, TextWrangler, and BBEdit. This page will be updated as more text editors are Read More...

Solid Angle Arnold Syntax Highlighter

I wanted to mention that I released a Notepad++, GEDIT, BBEdit, and TextWrangler syntax highlighting module for code from Solid Angle's Arnold Renderer. The new modules make it easier for a VFX artist or technical director to edit an Read More...