Indigo News
15 Mar 2018

Indigo Renderer 4.2.14 Beta Release

The Indigo 4.0 release was the first version to have full GPU path-tracing support, as well as lots of other cool stuff ( With the 4.2 release we have taken the opportunity to push the performance on GPU even further, as well as making some algorithmic improvem

18 Nov 2017

Animation - Aidanova Time Machine Restaurant

This incredibly detailed animation sequence was created by Indigo veteran and freelance CGI artist Arthur Liebnau and his visualisation agency Polygon Manufaktur. Thanks for agreeing to doing this interview with us! Please tell us a bit about the background of the project. This visualisation sh

25 Apr 2017

May 2017 Competition

With all the big changes since our last Indigo competition, we figured it's high time for another one! For this competition we'd like to get some new scenes to be included with Indigo. There will be at least 3 Main Prize winners, as follows: 1st place: Indigo Renderer 4.x and Chaotica Studio licenc

21 Mar 2017

Indigo 4.0.48 Beta Release

We have been working hard on a new beta release, which brings many new and useful features to Indigo. Here are a selected few: Light layers - GPU support and UI updates We implemented complete light layer support for OpenCL (GPU) rendering, which allows quick and easy balancing of light sources duri

29 Nov 2016

Porsche Panamera Executive - Official Trailer

Indigo user David Gudelius (zeitmeister on the forums) and his colleagues at the CGI company Michel de Vries, were tasked with creating the official press trailer for Porsche AG's new Panamera Executive model. The animation sequences were rendered primarily using Indigo, and David has kindly agree

8 Nov 2016

Indigo 4.0.46 Beta Release

We have released a new beta of Indigo Renderer, which adds a lot of improvements to realtime material editing during OpenCL rendering, and greatly reduces the amount of OpenCL rebuilds needed. Watch Indigo user Oscar J use the latest beta: Many other important features has been added since our pr

22 Sep 2016

IndigoBench: benchmark your GPUs and CPUs!

We've always enjoyed looking at benchmark results from e.g. Cinebench, since they give a good indication of how the machine will perform for rendering. Some people like fast cars, some like fast rendering engines and GPUs... with IndigoBench you can have both! Besides this, it's just fun to marvel a

4 Aug 2016

Animation feature - Recreational Vehicle

Senior 3D artist David Gudelius and his company Michel De Vries have created this beautiful, cinematic CGI trailer for the launch of Niesmann+Bischoff's new RV, "Smove". Thanks for agreeing to do this feature with us David! Could you tell us something about the background of the project? The agen

30 Jun 2016

We're hiring plugin developers!

Glare Technologies is looking to hire new developers to work on our 3D application plugins, to ensure an efficient and production ready workflow for Indigo 4 and beyond. We are primarily looking for a SketchUp plugin developer and a 3ds Max plugin developer, initially. However plugin development fo

17 Jun 2016

Indigo 4.0.38 Beta Release

We have been working hard on a new beta release, which brings quite a few long-awaited features to Indigo and its new OpenCL rendering core! Download links on the forum: Here's a quick overview of some of the new features: Contributio