RenderMan is World's Most Versatile Renderer. With a new state-of-the-art framework optimized for physically-based rendering, RenderMan can deliver unmatched flexibility for any production pipeline. Outstanding Features, Performance, and Price - See what RenderMan can do for your creative vision.
Not only is RenderMan used for our own feature films at Pixar, it is also used throughout the industry for rendering Visual Effects and animation, making scalability and versatility one of its core strengths.
Now you can get out-of-box production tools straight from Pixar Animation Studios, including materials and light transport...no development required.
RenderMan ships with the latest open source tools and comprehensive APIs so you can develop complex collaborative environments, for maximum pipeline flexibility
Note: Trial version requires registration at Pixar Forum.
Note: RenderMan is meant to be paired with a bridge product like Autodesk's Maya to generate the data for rendering. If you are only interested in running ProServer, the executable is a command line tool only, there is no UI for RenderMan ProServer.
Updated on Mar 05 2019