3D Graphics

The new Pascal OpenGL extensions have arrived

OpenGL - Wed, 06/08/2016 - 14:09

NVIDIA has just published the OpenGL extensions that expose the Pascal GPU architecture’s new hardware features. The extensions are available on GTX 1070 and GTX 1080 GPUs starting with the 367.XX drivers: Single Pass Stereo: GL_NV_stereo_view_rendering; Lens Matched Shading: GL_NV_clip_space_w_scaling; Improved Conservative Rasterization: GL_NV_conservative_raster_pre_snap_triangles; Double Precision Atomic Operations: GL_NV_shader_atomic_float64. Read an overview over these extensions, which complements the programming guide and sample code available in the NVIDIA VRWorks 2.0 SDK.

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AMD Crimson 16.6.1 BETA Released

Geeks3D - Tue, 06/07/2016 - 13:44
AMD has released a new Crimson graphics driver in beta version. Crimson 16.6.1 brings the following changes: Support for: – Mirror’s Edge Catalyst™ – Paragon™ New AMD Crossfire...
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NVIDIA R368.39 WHQL Released (with GTX 1080 / GTX 1070 support)

Geeks3D - Tue, 06/07/2016 - 13:27
NVIDIA has just released a new set of graphics drivers for all GeForce cards including the GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070. R368.39 brings optimizations for Mirror’s Edge Catalyst and Edge of Nowhere....
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LWJGL 3 Released

OpenGL - Mon, 06/06/2016 - 12:02

The Lightweight Java Game Library released its final build of version 3, in development since 2012. Version 3 provides API bindings to Java for many libraries including Khronos APIs such as OpenGL, OpenGL ES, EGL, OpenCL and Vulkan. LWJGL powers many cross platform applications including the popular game Minecraft.

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KDAB and the Qt Company webinar

OpenGL - Thu, 06/02/2016 - 13:10

On June 15th at 18:00 CET KDAB and the Qt Company will present a one hour webinar on Qt 3D featuring KDAB’s Dr Sean Harmer, leader of the team on the Qt 3D work within Qt, and KDAB’s Paul Lemire. Qt3D is built on top of OpenGL.

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Mesh Voxelization

Geeks3D - Tue, 05/31/2016 - 15:51
Voxel, voxelizer, voxelize, voxelized, voxelization… Yesterday I stumbled upon a tweet about a header only mesh voxelizer library in C. This library creates a voxelized mesh from a triangular...
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GeForce GTX 1080 Round-up

Geeks3D - Fri, 05/27/2016 - 18:07
Today was the GeForce GTX 1080 day for the different graphics card makers. They could unleash their reference and customized versions of NVIDIA latest GeForce GPU at the Computex 2016. 1 – EVGA...
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GPU Caps Viewer 1.30.0 Released With Vulkan Support (UPDATE: v1.30.2.0)

Geeks3D - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 18:38
A new version of GPU Caps Viewer is available. GPU Caps Viewer 1.30.0 comes with several new features and changes. 1 – Overview Here is an overview of the new features: 1/ the most important...
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GPU Shark 0.9.8 Released

Geeks3D - Thu, 05/26/2016 - 13:09
A new version of GPU Shark, a tiny GPU monitoring utility (Windows 32-bit) for NVIDIA GeForce and AMD Radeon cards is available. GPU Shark adds the support of the new GeForce GTX 1080, as...
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NVIDIA R368.22 WHQL GeForce Graphics Driver Released

Geeks3D - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 18:58
NVIDIA has published a new set of graphics drivers for all GeForce cards. R368.22 comes with optimizations for Overwatch, World of Tanks, and War Thunder. R368.22 Desktop Downloads win10 64-bit win10...
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Intel’s Mesa Driver Jumps Ahead To OpenGL 4.2

OpenGL - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 12:42

The Intel OpenGL 4.2 support landed in Git this morning. The ARB_vertex_attrib_64bit and ARB_gpu_shader_fp64 are now available making the Intel driver ready for OpenGL 4.2 support.

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DOOM Collector’s Edition: Pictures of the Revenant Statue

Geeks3D - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 12:42
DOOM has been unleashed yesterday, and for those who like material things, one can purchase, in addition to the standard edition, a DOOM Collector’s Edition. The Collector’s Edition comes...
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Raspbian Jessie May 2016 Available (Linux Kernel 4.4 + OpenGL 2.1 Mesa 11.1)

Geeks3D - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 10:03
The Raspberry Pi team has updated Raspbian, the official operating system for Raspberry Pi. This new version comes with Linux kernel 4.4.9 as well as an updated version of desktop OpenGL: OpenGL 2.1...
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NVIDIA R365.19 WHQL GeForce Driver Released

Geeks3D - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:52
NVIDIA just published a new set of Windows certified graphics drivers for all GeForce cards. R365.19 comes with optimizations for DOOM, Homefront: The Revolution, and Master of Orion. R365.19 WHQL...
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VK-Z 0.3.0 Vulkan Capabilities and Extensions Viewer Released

Geeks3D - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 08:53
VK-Z is a simple command line utility, for Windows and Linux that displays Vulkan capabilities (hardware limits) and extensions of all capable Vulkan devices on the system. VK-Z 0.3.0 Downloads...
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AMD Crimson 16.5.2 Beta Released, DOOM and Vulkan 1.0.11 support

Geeks3D - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 08:22
AMD has published a new beta version of Crimson graphics drivers that brings DOOM support. Crimson 16.5.2 also comes with a new CrossFire profile for Battleborn and Vulkan API 1.0.11.   Crimson...
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DOOM 1080p 60FPS Gameplay with Vulkan API on GeForce GTX 1080

Geeks3D - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:38
Here a 6-min fullHD @ 60FPS gameplay video that shows the full fidelity, speed, and quality of DOOM using Vulkan API on a GTX 1080. DOOM will be launched this Friday on Steam. id Software about this...
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Blender 2.69 official release

Blender - Thu, 10/31/2013 - 17:03
After three release candidate tests, we now have a final stable 2.69 release. Enjoy!
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Blender Conference 2013 Live streaming

Blender - Fri, 10/25/2013 - 09:56
Check out the live streaming of the Conference on the Blender Foundation official YouTube channel....
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Blender Conference Animation Festival + Suzanne Awards

Blender - Fri, 10/11/2013 - 17:36
You now can view submissions and rank them. New entries can be submitted until 16 October.
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