Fox Renderfarm and Isotropix Started a Strategic Cooperation

Isotropix is a fast-growing global company dedicated to developing professional, high-end graphics production software for the VFX and animation industries. Since the release of the first version of Clarisse in 2012, Isotropix has quickly become known to an increasing number of CG studios and artists. As a strategic partner of Fox Renderfarm, Isotropix also provides great convenience for Fox Renderfarm users' CG animation production.

After interviewing our partners Chaosgroup and MAXON, Fox Renderfarm is very honored to have a profound discussion with Isotropix, on the advantages of the new released version of Clarisse, future development plans and how to maximize customer satisfaction through cooperation.  

Flagship Product-Clarisse

With the development of the film and television industry, people are having an increasing demanding on visual effect quality, but artists tend to achieve complex effects through easier procedures. Clarisse is the very high-end 2D/3D animation software with great flexibility and compatibility. It combines animation package, compositing software and 3D rendering engine to simplify the workflow of CG artists and interaction on it to achieve a comprehensive effect that meets the needs of many artists.

Video Link: https://youtu.be/AxnA_VuIcIM


Accumulated Reputation in CG Industry

Isotropix is very excited to prove that Clarisse is being used in production by world leading studios such as DNEG, Industrial Light & Magic, WETA Digital or DreamWorks Animation as well as mid-sized to small CG studios of all around the world! Lately, Clarisse has been rendering the amazing VFX of feature films such as Star Wars: The Force Awakens/The Last Jedi, Star Trek Beyond and more recently Wonder Woman, Dunkirk, Valerian, Blade Runner 2049 as well as many TV-series like The Young Pope, American Gods, Black Sails, Black Mirror and Altered Carbon.

Development in China
Most of Clarisse's customers come from Western countries, and the Chinese market is in the developing stage. The head of Isotropix said that Isotropix has gradually cooperating with studios such as Oriental DreamWorks and Base FX, and applied Clarisse software to film production of "Star Trek 3: Beyond ", "The Great Wall", "Captain America: Civil War" and many others.

The CG Revolution Clarisse Is Offering
Currently, many CG professionals are not familiar with the revolutionized workflow that Clarisse provided. In fact, Clarisse has fully implemented the function of allowing users to modify the final draft interactively. Isotropix is intended to guide users through the divergent thinking to learn about Clarisse's new features. At the same time, Isotropix also publishes a large number of customer cases and free tutorial materials online, so that everyone can truly understand revolution Clarisse offers.

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8ZnqCKZABY

Blade Runner 2049, created by DENG, used Clarisse for movie production, won the 90th Academy Award for Best Visual Effects.


Clarisse 3.6 New Features and Highlights

 The releasing of Clarisse 3.6 is a huge leap forward for Isotropix's industry-shaping production software.  Let's see the new studd Clarisse got:


Shadow Catcher

With the new shadow catcherbackground plates can easily receive shadows and color bleeding of CG elements in the scenes, simplifying greatly live action integration.


Light Path Expression (LPE)

Clarisse 3.6 also introduces a new Light Path Expression (LPE) unoccluded event to extract diffuse, reflection and transmission occlusions.


Subpixel Filter

The new outline subpixel filter which allows to render high quality edges and silhouettes from 3D scenes to easily create great non-photorealistic images such as blueprints or cel-shading style renderings.


Shading Variables 

The all-new shading variables is a must have feature to streamline any look-development pipeline! Users can now create and share true material templates across multiple objects in projects to simplify the management of their scenes.


Outline Shader

Instead of duplicating whole material networks, users can directly specialize and drive them by defining Shading Variable values at shading group, geometry or shading layer levels. It’s really powerful!


NVIDIA Optix AI-driven Denoiser

Finally, Clarisse 3.6 integrates the new NVIDIA Optix AI-driven denoiser technology to denoise interactive renders in real-time as well as final renders. It’s a real game-changing feature as it saves render times while allowing artists to make creative decisions faster than ever!


Check out the website to learn more: 3dot6.isotropix.com and try it for free by downloading Clarisse Personal Learning Edition at: try.isotropix.com

 Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0jWplKiJKjA


Isotropix and Fox Renderfarm

Isotropix said that the emergence of cloud rendering is a good news for the CG industry, which can provide huge rendering capabilities quickly and flexibly according to different needs. For most CG studios and artists, cloud rendering not only saves a lot of time and money, but also reduces machine wear and can quickly expand other requirements when an emergency project occurs.

As the largest cloud rendering farm in Asia and the pioneer of China's “self-service cloud rendering”, Fox Renderfarm has already provided 100,000+ users, and its powerful cloud computing capability provides services for more than 85% of domestic and international top animation film production companies and special effects studios. With the ongoing partnership with Fox Renderfarm, Clarisse has become one of the supporting services provided by Fox Renderfarm. Users can use the advantages of Clarisse to produce high-quality works while using Fox Renderfarm rendering. The strong alliance between Fox Renderfarm and Isotropix will create more value for CG studios and artists, and contribute to the development of the film and television production industry.

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