Issue: SIGGRAPH 2008 - Day 3


LOS ANGELES - Beaverton, OR’s E-on Software ( is at SIGGRAPH, previewing new features to its Vue natural 3D environment creation tool. Vue 7 xStream and Vue 7 Infinite are scheduled for release later this year.

Vue 7 xStream is E-on’s flagship solution and integrates with leading DCC solutions on the market. With the upcoming release, all Vue tools will be fully integrated in the host application, providing direct
access to advanced 3D environment creation technologies, including  EcoSystem Painting. Users of Autodesk 3DS Max and Maya, Softimage XSI, Maxon Cinema 4D and NewTek LightWave can benefit from Vue xStream’s powerful 3D digital nature creation power.

Vue 7 will include new features such as the third generation of E-on’s EcoSystem technology. EcoSystem allows users to paint ecosystems over any surface or object. The upcoming release will also feature the Spectral 2 atmospheric engine, SolidGrowth 4 HD, and a completely new indoor Radiosity engine.