Release Date

March 11, 2020

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  • Update to Arnold

  • Help isolating materials with void or invalid connected textures

  • Improve the material editor preview performances

  • MaterialX operator updated to support material assignments


  • Noisy beauty when rendering AOVs

  • GPU crash when trying to render the OSL Noise Gabor map

  • Active Shade fails to render VDB once the sequence goes out of range once

  • Can't stop AOVs render

  • Crash when baking a hidden or non-renderable object with projection

  • USDA and USDC Alembic files do not show in the viewport and the file selection interface

  • Better support in the viewport for procedural with n-sided polygons (other thn tris and quads)

See the Arnold release notes for the full list of enhancements and fixes.

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