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KeyShot 5 HD

Amazing renderings and animations. In minutes.

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KeyShot 5 HDKeyShot 5 HD is an entirely CPU based standalone 3D rendering and animation system for 3D data. It has been designed to take the complexity out of rendering realistic images. KeyShot 5 HD is used by designers, engineers and CG professionals worldwide to quickly and easily create realistic images and animations of their 3D models.
KeyShot 5 HD is an interactive raytracing and global illumination program developed by Luxion for both PC and Mac that breaks down the complexity of creating photographic images from 3D models. KeyShot 5 HD is the new name for the successful KeyShot 5 HD software, the first interactive raytracing and global illumination program. Combined with its ease of use KeyShot 5 HD gives anybody involved with 3D data the ability to create photographic images in a matter of minutes, independent of the size of the digital model. KeyShot 5 HD supports many native file formats, including Creo 2, NX 8, Pro Engineer Wildfire, Solid Edge SolidWorks, Rhino, Alias. JT, Inventor, STEP AP 203/214, AutoCAD, Maya, Parasolid, SketchUp, FBX, OBJ, IGES, and Collada.
KeyShot 5 HD doesn't require any expertise nor special hardware. Creating a photographic image takes 6 simple steps and you always see what you are getting - there's no delay and no waiting.
You can complement KeyShot 5 HD with 32 additional rendering slaves: KeyShot NetWork Rendering.

How it Works

Import Your 3D Model
Use your BIP files, Rhino 5.0, SketchUp, SolidWorks, PTC PRO/ENGINEER (PC only), PTC Creo 1.0, Autodesk ALIAS AutoStudio 2012 (Mac), IGES, STEP, OBJ, 3DS, COLLADA, and FBX data directly.
Paint Your Model
Use any of the predefined materials.
Choose Your Lighting
Simply select an environment image (HDRI).
Select a Background
Use a photograph to compose the image
Adjust your Camera
Change angle, distance, twist, focal length - just like a real camera
Enjoy the perfect picture
It is all happening in real-time - in front of your eyes. You're done!

What's New in the Latest Version

  • Groups - Everyone loves to organize. In KeyShot 5 HD you can now create groups of your parts in the Project Scene tree. These can be new groups, dragging and dropping parts and sub-assemblies into existing groups or moving parts between groups. The capability includes a full featured dialog that allows you to add one or multiple parts to an existing group or create a new group directly from the realtime render interface.
  • Set Core usage - KeyShot 5 HD now comes with the ability to set priority on the amount of CPU cores used by KeyShot 5 HD. Since KeyShot 5 HD is fully CPU-based and utilizes 100% of all available cores, this ensures you are able to have access to more CPU power in other programs while KeyShot 5 HD is rendering. This is a simple setting accessed from the KeyShot 5 HD Preferences with the minimum being four cores.
  • Material swap - You can now swap materials between selected parts without having to change the material for each part. You have two options, swapping materials by selecting parts or by dragging and dropping materials from the KeyShot 5 HD library onto existing materials in the in-project library.
  • Scene revisions - KeyShot 5 HD now offers the ability to save revisions of a scene. When you save a scene, rather than overwriting each scene with the latest settings, you can now save revisions of the same scene which can then be accessed later from within KeyShot 5 HD.
  • Realtime presets - There are now more presets available for the realtime viewer. Through the Project settings, you have an immediate selection of preset options that include actual aspect ratios found in print and digital media. These presets are single-click settings that can also be locked to ensure proper resolution.
Compare KeyShot versions
 Luxion
KeyShot Std

Luxion
KeyShot Pro

Realtime raytracing featuresKeyShot StdKeyShot Pro
Interactive wysiwyg raytracing
Photon mapping
HDRI lighting
Global illumination
Ambient occlusion
Final gathering
Environment shadow casting
Self and inter-object shadow casting
Environment reflections
Refraction
Caustics
Inter-object light bouncing
1920x1080 real-time resolution
2560x1500 real-time resolution
LightingKeyShot StdKeyShot Pro
Lighting and shadow casting from HDRI
HDRI interaction and control
Camera optics featuresKeyShot StdKeyShot Pro
Interactive focal length adjustment
F-Stop
Interactive Depth of field
Rendering FeaturesKeyShot StdKeyShot Pro
Alpha channel
Image finishing control
Render to external window
JPEG output (8 bit)
TIFF output (16 bit)
EXR output (32 bit)
Render up to 4 Mega Pixels resolution
Unlimited render output resolution
ArchitectureKeyShot StdKeyShot Pro
Highly optimized parallel architecture
CPU based
Near linear performance scale with additional CPUs
Output 2D data formatsKeyShot StdKeyShot Pro
JPEG output (8 bit)
TIFF output (16 bit)
EXR output (32 bit)
Input 3D data formatsKeyShot StdKeyShot Pro
BIP
Rhinoceros
SketchUp
SolidWorks (PC only)
PRO/ENGINEER (PC only)
IGES
STEP
OBJ
3ds
Collada
FBX
Additional FeaturesKeyShot StdKeyShot Pro
Region Rendering
Render Queue (Batch Render)
Turntable Animation Render
Optional Floating Licence
KeyShot StdKeyShot Pro

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