V-Ray 3.6 for SketchUp

V-Ray 3.6 for SketchUp comes with all the lighting, shading and rendering

tools you need to create professional photo-real imagery and animations. 

New Features

Viewport rendering
With new Viewport rendering, you can easily select and render multiple regions at once, and quickly blend between your V-Ray render and SketchUp model using +/- hotkeys to control opacity.

Powerful GPU rendering
Faster, more powerful GPU rendering with added support for aerial perspective, displacement, subsurface scattering, matte/shadows, and more.

Hybrid GPU+CPU rendering

V-Ray GPU running on NVIDIA CUDA can take full advantage of all available hardware, including CPUs and GPUs.

Adaptive Lights 

For scenes with lots of lights, the new Adaptive Lights mode can help you cut render times by up to 700%

Sunlight studies

Create sunlight & shadow studies with SketchUp sun animation.

Major Features

CPU & GPU rendering modes

V-Ray includes two powerful renderers in one. With CPU or GPU acceleration, you can use the best engine for your project and hardware. New Hybrid GPU+CPU rendering now available.

Interactive rendering

Render interactively while you design. Fine-tune lights and materials and see the results right away.

V-Ray Denoiser

Automatically remove noise and cut render times by up to 50%. Now supports denoising after rendering.

Global illumination

Render photorealistic rooms and interiors with powerful and fast global illumination.

VRscans materials

Now compatible with real-world scanned materials from VRscans, a subscription service that provides access to a library of over 600 photorealistic, drag-and-drop materials.

Accurate lights

Render any type of natural or artificial lighting with a wide range of built-in light types.

Physical sun & sky

Simulate realistic daylight for any time and any location. Now supports SketchUp sun animation.

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Real-world cameras

Work like a photographer, with controls for exposure, white balance, depth of field and more