NVIDIA OptiX SDK Tackles Hair and Fur with Release 7.1

Originally published at: NVIDIA OptiX SDK Tackles Hair and Fur with Release 7.1 | NVIDIA Developer Blog

NVIDIA OptiX is an application framework for optimal ray tracing performance on the GPU that is used for film and video production as well as many other professional graphics applications. OptiX SDK 7.1 is the latest update to the new OptiX 7 API. Version 7.1 introduces a new curve primitive for hair and fur, tiled…