September 14, 2017
RenderMan "Rolling Teapot" Art Challenge
In this “Rolling Teapot” art challenge, you’ll get to work with a fantastic scene developed by Brice Laville and designed by Tom Robinson, providing you with a production-quality scene to showcase your shading, lighting, rendering and compositing skills for the possibility of winning great prizes!
September 08, 2017
RenderMan Art & Science Fair 2017 - Presentations
Watch the full recap from Pixar's RenderMan Art & Science Fair 2017! Highlights include talks by Pixar and ILM, new RenderMan 21.5 features, and a look forward to RenderMan 22 and even a sneak peek at RenderMan XPU!
August 02, 2017
New Rendering Technologies at SIGGRAPH 2017
Special Previews of Live Rendering and a CPU + GPU Solution Accompany the Announcement of RenderMan 21.5
July 25, 2017
RenderMan at Siggraph 2017
Join us and check out never before seen demonstrations of cool new Pixar R&D technologies, and in our Feature Presentation learn about the exciting future of RenderMan.
June 12, 2017
Everything and the Kitchen Sink Art Challenge Winners
Congratulations to the winners of RenderMan's “ Everything & the Kitchen Sink ” art challenge! It's been amazing to see all the great work during the competition, so congratulations to every participant for pouring their heart into their work. A big thanks to pluralsight for co-sponsoring the challenge with great prizes!
June 01, 2017
RenderMan at Annecy 2017
Learn how Pixar approaches lighting and look development on feature film in this showcase of Pixar’s core rendering technology, RenderMan.
March 01, 2017
RenderMan Art Challenge
In this “ Everything & the Kitchen Sink ” challenge, you’ll get to work with a scene developed by a Pixar artist , providing you with a production-quality scene to showcase your shading, lighting, and rendering skills for the posibility of winning great prizes! Everyone is eligible to join the fun, all you have to do is join the RenderMan Community .
July 23, 2016
SIGGRAPH 2016 Pixar Speakers
Come check out amazing Pixar talks from artists and developers at SIGGRAPH 2016!
July 22, 2016
RenderMan at SIGGRAPH 2016
Register today and join us for an evening of all things RenderMan. This is a major event where you can mingle with fellow CGI enthusiasts, industry colleagues, and the RenderMan and Pixar R&D teams. Visit various demonstration areas with presentations of upcoming tech, from new RenderMan tools, to cloud rendering, to pipeline integration, to the latest from Pixar & Disney Research.
July 18, 2016
Pixar Animation Studios Releases RenderMan 21
Pixar Animation Studios today released version 21 of its Academy Award®-winning RenderMan software. For the first time, RenderMan includes the same shaders and lights used at Pixar, providing artists with access to the same tools for lighting and look development used on “Finding Dory” and its accompanying short film “Piper.”