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Liquid for Maya

LiquidMaya is a Maya to Renderman plug-in that handles full Renderman output support with a focus on speed, efficiency, and extensibility. Its features include procedural rib generation, full network rendering support, segmented rib files, a shader assignment interface, and much more. Along with the ability to write full C++ plug-ins, it is incredibly easy to script Liquid with Mel. Liquid was used for the visual effects of the "Lord of the Rings" movie.

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  •  27 Mar 2003 09:37

    Release Notes: This version includes many new features and fixes a large number of bugs.

    •  22 Oct 2002 14:09

      No changes have been submitted for this release.

      Recent comments

      28 Mar 2003 01:57 brainless

      Liquid Maya and the "Lord Of The Rings" Movie
      Liquid Maya is the renderer that contributes to the success of the Academy Award (Oscar) Winner, the "Lord Of The Ring - The Two Towers" ( movie, which is an Academy Award (Oscar) winner.

      One of the prize it won is the special effects, which LiquidMaya ( was heavily utilized.

      Click here ( to download movie trailers.


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