The competition for 3D light rendering engine
Compete for 3D light rendering!
Today, illuminatelabs was just acquired by Autdodesk. Illuminatelabs made 3D lighting engine, Turtle and Beast. Turtle has been used for God of War III 3D light rendering, see the rendered pictures below.
Which open source software also able to make breath stopping 3D light rendering?
Currently, yafaray is one of the active projects in creating the 3D ray tracing, light rendering open software. It has 0.11 stable release. The project is led by Alejandro Conty Estévez, details of the contributors. The demo gallery pictures are shown below.