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    Tensor cores are just matrix calculators. They...

    Tensor cores are just matrix calculators. They are optimized and internded for AI but really can be purposed for any matrix calculation. It’s no reason to panic. Although a larger share of the die is...
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    It'll still be around....but it's hard to compare...

    It'll still be around....but it's hard to compare a general purpose CPU against specialty ray tracing cores.
    Octane was a 5x speed boost on top of LW renders....now a $2k card is another 5x speed...
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    +1 for Samsung ssd I have used like 4-5...

    +1 for Samsung ssd

    I have used like 4-5 different brands as I have 5 machines and 3 SSD for 4k camera recorders and the Samsung are really good.

    The only other one to consider is intel SSD, but...
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    Yup....for render Not a big difference during...

    Yup....for render

    Not a big difference during the creation process though.
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    $2300 for the cheapest which should be 60% the...

    $2300 for the cheapest which should be 60% the power of the $10k one....

    So like 5x faster than the fastest current Nvidia GPU for about double the price
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    Already running in house....along with redshift,...

    Already running in house....along with redshift, renderman, clarise, arnold, blender, and thea

    It's still run through CUDA....just like tensor cores are optimized for AI, RTX cores are optimized...
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    where did you get the idea they are dropping...

    where did you get the idea they are dropping CUDA?

    Tensor is solely AI you realize. They are adding Tensor to support AI de-noising and AI lighting....it's not a competing technology with CUDA
    ...
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    Thanks for the clarity Chuck... So the old...

    Thanks for the clarity Chuck...

    So the old promises stand.
    See how that works....simple. This was clear from the start until people started blindly assuming time limits and or Newteks right to...
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    From this point forward being the key phrase.

    From this point forward being the key phrase.
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    It was made pretty clear all upgrades for current...

    It was made pretty clear all upgrades for current users will be $295...not even specific to Charter non-charter....everyone who is current from 2015 on.

    Charter members are supposed to get special...
  11. Thread: Really NewTek?

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    Downsizing with the right person remaining is not...

    Downsizing with the right person remaining is not necessarily a bad thing....

    Now I make no assumptions about Mark or Antii's programming prowess, but just food for thought.

    Russ Anderson from...
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    Very good summary....although i believed you the...

    Very good summary....although i believed you the first time :)

    Would be nice for Newtek to link the samples to camera samples with a simple multiplier.....
    Tweak shading/reflec samples with 1 cam...
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    Weird how the reflections in the mirror are...

    Weird how the reflections in the mirror are horribly aliased compared to the rest of the image

    EDIT: I guess that's the extreme contrast of the reflection.
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    Trolling since 2003, updating every version since...

    Trolling since 2003, updating every version since day 1.

    Edit: Gave you a couple hundred dollars along the way as well, and Dennis a few donations. (That’s how committed I am to trolling)
    And IMO...
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    Still haven’t updated (or even downloaded the...

    Still haven’t updated (or even downloaded the trial)
    This sure ain’t helping sell me.

    Dennis usually doesn’t say much on the forums. Sounds like the communications is as bad between devs as it...
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    Those cycles renders look hideously soft...my...

    Those cycles renders look hideously soft...my first impression, and I was biased and looking forward to a kick *** cycles render. The GI looked proper however.

    The shadow falloff in the shelves,...
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    Bought all RH products....no email yet? I...

    Bought all RH products....no email yet?
    I emailed with no response.
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    Production support listed in the credits.... ...

    Production support listed in the credits....

    Maybe catering rendered the peanut allergy sign in 2018....that qualifies no?
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    Ya....not so sure. Lightwave did a newsletter...

    Ya....not so sure.

    Lightwave did a newsletter on Ghostlight...a talented duo of LW users.
    The newsletter states that they collaborated on The Force Awakens, and their tool of choice was LW.
    ...
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    I see...possibly in previz. Not needing a pic or...

    I see...possibly in previz. Not needing a pic or video....just a source, of any kind.

    As far as Unreal...it was used on Rogue 1 for previz and actually a few shots as final render and were used in...
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    Not sure why everyone is hyped on Prorender...I...

    Not sure why everyone is hyped on Prorender...I mean the more the merrier....I would rather have the option to use it and like to see it succeed.
    I just have barely seen any images that justify the...
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    So a small part of the previz 17 years...

    So a small part of the previz 17 years ago....that would be what, lightwave 6 maybe? :)
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    GPU definitely a specialized build. I wouldn’t...

    GPU definitely a specialized build.

    I wouldn’t have went with a new render anyhow....

    The future is gonna be specialized, compartmentalized features. Developed by third party developers and...
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    If they promised a group of customers a future $295 price as a buying incentive, they can change policy all they want....becomes a legal matter at that point.
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    Good info. Is lightwave Lanczos 3 lobe or...

    Good info.
    Is lightwave Lanczos 3 lobe or 2.....I imagine 3 but that would make a difference between 6 pixel and 4 pixel sampling
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