Phoenix FD 2.2 for 3ds Max Released

[Source] Chaos Group

Phoenix FD 2.2 for 3ds Max Released

Chaos Group has released Phoenix FD 2.2 for 3ds Max, the latest version of their powerful tool for simulating fire, smoke, explosions as well as liquids, foam and splashes.

Phoenix FD 2.2 new features and updates include:

  • Improved User Interface
  • Grid-based Self Illumination for fast, artifact free illumination
  • Improved Point Shader with Light Cache support for rendering millions of particles
  • Phoenix FD Properties Menu with right-click access to per object overrides
  • Morphing Tools with new Attraction Forces to control fluid direction
  • Animation Loop to seamlessly loop simulation sequences
  • Direct RGB Color Settings to mix colors used in smoke and liquid simulations
  • External File Formats
    • PRT file export for foam, splash, and drag particles
    • Import Field3D and OpenVDB files and render with Phoenix FD volume shaders

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