Wednesday, November 21, 2012

E-on Software Ships Vue 11 Digital Nature Solutions for 3D Artists and 3D Enthusiasts


November 20, 2012. Beaverton, Oregon: following the release of its Vue 11 Infinite and xStream, e-on software's Digital Nature solutions for CG Professionals, the company announced today the immediate availability of its full line of Vue 11 products for 3D Enthusiasts and 3D Artists: Vue 11 Pioneer and Theme-Packs, Vue 3D SuperHero, Vue 11 Frontier, Vue 11 Esprit, Vue 11 Studio and Vue 11 Complete.

Today’s announcement finalizes the successful introduction to the market of the eleventh generation of Vue, the leading solution for natural 3D environments. With this new release, e-on software adds significant functionality to the Vue product line such as EcoParticles, faster rendering, Illumination Caching, terrain and EcoPainter improvements, 360° population, interactive EcoSystem population, along with significant improvements in overall rendering performance and artistic control.

Vue 11 Product Lines for 3D Artists and 3D Enthusiasts

  • Vue 3D Artist Products: Vue 11 Esprit, Vue 11 Studio and Vue 11 Complete.

    Provides artists with powerful modular applications to create richly natural 3D Digital Nature scenery and landscapes.

  • Vue 3D Enthusiast Products: Vue Pioneer & Theme-Packs, Vue 3D SuperHero and Vue 11 Frontier.

    Powered by e-on software for Cornucopia3D, these products feature content-filled, easy-to-use scenic nature creation for home and family use, with Vue 11 Frontier specifically dedicated to Poser™ and Daz|Studio™ users.

  • Vue For 3D Artists

    Vue 11 Complete combines into a single package a multitude of cutting-edge features that let 3D artists easily create and control rich EcoSystems™ of wind-swept trees and plants, hyper-realistic spectral atmospheres and detailed terrains in fully animated scenes.

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    Vue 11 Studio is the advanced Digital Nature application with powerful vegetation and rendering features for dedicated 3D artists. Focused on enhanced natural vegetation capabilities, advanced rendering features and extended Poser integration, Vue 11 Studio provides comprehensive control over the creation of complex scenes, while maintaining an intuitive workflow.

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    Vue 11 Esprit is the enhanced Digital Nature application with extended import and scenery control features for serious 3D artists. It is focused on intuitive workflow, advanced rendering features and Poser integration. With a clear, uncluttered interface and state of the art features, Vue 11 Esprit combines sophistication with ease of use. With Vue’s renowned natural 3D tools and unique render quality, 3D artists can create inspiring 3D art in any style.

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    Cornucopia3D, the Home for Vue Enthusiasts!

    The Vue 11 product line for 3D Enthusiasts is an essential part of Cornucopia3D's software arsenal! Customers will find the full product descriptions, download and purchase information for Vue Pioneer and Theme-Packs, Vue 3D SuperHero and Vue 11 Frontier directly at

    Vue For 3D Enthusiasts – Powered by e-on software, published by Cornucopia3D

    Vue 11 Pioneer – Still Free: Newcomers to 3D and casual artists will find in Vue Pioneer all the landscape-creation tools they need to easily create and render amazing images of their own 3D worlds. Vue Pioneer is the perfect introduction to the world of 3D. Despite the addition of revolutionary new technologies for the creation and rendering of natural 3D environments, e-on software also announces that Vue 11 Pioneer, its entry-level product will remain available for free.

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    Vue 3D SuperHero – Starts at $19.95: Vue 3D SuperHero is the perfect way to start in 3D: with this product, users receive both the software and a full color book of instructions to get going the fun way! Vue 3D SuperHero combines Vue Pioneer SE* with a 120-page, full color starter guide in electronic format (ESD orders) or printed on high-quality glossy paper (Physical orders).

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    Vue Theme-Packs – $49.95: Vue Theme-Packs include the software application and ready-made content for the creation and animation of themed 3D images and video clips. There are 3 different Vue Theme-Packs: Vue Science Fiction, Vue Fairy Tale and Vue Fantasy. Each Theme-Pack includes over $100 worth of exclusive content – 3D virtual sets, models (plants, pre-animated meshes, etc.), atmosphere presets and more.

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    Vue 11 Frontier – $99: Vue 11 Frontier provides scenic nature and Digital character rendering for 3D enthusiasts to easily compose character-filled images and video clips. Based on the Vue 11 Pioneer Core application, Vue 11 Frontier adds all the character rendering features dedicated to the Poser and Daz|Studio applications. Vue 11 Frontier also adds the ability to enhance human skin realism using the SkinVue Elite skin shader. A VuePython powered utility, SkinVue Elite quickly and easily transforms Poser and Daz|Studio characters into vivid, realistic models.

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    Additional Modules for Vue 11: All products for 3D Enthusiasts can be extended with 12 optional modules that add specific functionality to the base application. Thanks to this modular approach, users can progressively upgrade all the way up to Vue Complete.

    More information on the Vue product line for 3D Enthusiasts is available at:

    *Vue Pioneer SE is a special edition of Vue Pioneer that renders without logo or watermarks.

    Pricing and availability

    Vue 11 Pioneer, the Vue Theme-Packs, Vue 3D SuperHero, Vue 11 Frontier as well as Vue 11 Esprit, Studio and Complete are available in English for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7, and on Mac OSX 10.5+ (Mac Intel only) for both 32 and 64 bit.

    Vue 11 Esprit retails for $199, Vue 11 Studio for $399 and Vue 11 Complete at $599. Upgrades and sidegrades from Vue 10 and Vue 9 are also available (see pricelist for full details).

    A comprehensive comparative chart is available at:

    A comprehensive price list is available at:

    E-on software will be releasing a Trial version of Vue 11 Esprit, Studio and Complete later in the year.

    Free upgrades for Cornucopia3D C.Club members and users under Product Subscription:

    Vue 10 Esprit, Studio or Complete users who chose to place their product under Cornucopia3D Product subscription program will receive their upgrade to Vue 11 at no charge.

    Vue 10 Frontier users who are or become a C.Club member will receive their upgrade to Vue 11 Frontier for free.

    Customers who purchased the Theme-Packs for Vue 10 get access to the updated Vue 11 Theme-pack at no charge.

    More information on Cornucopia3D Product Subscription program is available at

    More information about the C.Club membership and benefits is available at