Chaos Group - Chaos Scans
Licenses are delivered digitally, usually within 1-2 business days.
Chaos Scans are ready-to-use materials for your V-Ray 3D projects. Through a unique combination of hardware and software, Chaos Group’s patented material scanning technology captures physical material samples and creates digital replicas that are ready for photorealistic rendering. Chaos Scans materials are currently compatible with Chaos Group’s Academy Award®-winning V-Ray renderer for 3ds Max, Maya, SketchUp, Rhino, Revit, and Modo.
What is Chaos Scan?
Chaos Scans Library & Plugin
The Chaos Scans Library contains over 1000 of pre-scanned materials ready to be applied to your V-Ray 3D visualizations. The growing collection includes samples of car paint, fabric, leather, wood, plastic, metal and more. These materials are drag-and-drop and ready to render with V-Ray using the included Chaos Scans plugin.
Chaos Scans Scanning Service
For custom materials, Chaos Group offers the Chaos Scans Scanning Service. Customers send in their physical material swatches, which are individually scanned and captured. The material sample is sent back, along with the perfect digital match as a Chaos Scans file. Learn more.
Who is Chaos Scans for?
Chaos Scans users are artists and designers who need to create highly-realistic rendered imagery for discerning clients and companies. Chaos Scans materials are useful for advertising, automotive, aerospace, interior design, furniture design, fashion, and product design projects, where visual fidelity is critical.
Chaos Group products are licensed via an online licensing system. It used to be licensed with hardware lock (USB dongle), but that system is being phased out. Online licensing requires Internet access. Licenses can be activated in real-time once an order is processed. For offline use, licenses may be checked out for up to 15 days at a time.
In exceptional cases, dongle licensing can still be offered. Contact us for more information.
V-Ray Benchmark – How fast is your hardware?
Test how fast your hardware renders by using Chaos Group's free V-Ray Benchmark application. Read more and see where your hardware ranks at benchmark.chaosgroup.com.
|Plugin / Add-On for||V-Ray|
|Software type||Materials & Textures|
|License Type||New license|
Please note that the right to return an item does not apply to digital deliveries or computer software where the serial number is delivered digitally. Even digital deliveries have a processing time as serial numbers and such must be verified.