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Some of you, working with the OctaneRender for Poser plug-in and our shaders, might have noticed, that after installing RC 3.08 of the OctaneRender plug-in,
RedSpec shaders start to act unnormally, as they did a while ago when the Normal map behavior of OctaneRender was changed.

The problem lies within the fact, that Octane treats a Normal map node with a grayscale valued "0" as flipped normals and thus renders the surface in a flipped state.

There will be a fix coming in soon for this - at this point it looks like it will be some time next week.

EDIT: The fix is released now and can be downloaded here:

Windows Regular OctaneRender for Poser 3.08.2.88 render.otoy.com/customerdownlo…
Windows Subscription OctaneRender for Poser 3.08.2.88 render.otoy.com/customerdownlo…
OSX Regular OctaneRender for Poser 3.08.2.88 render.otoy.com/customerdownlo…
OSX Subscription OctaneRender for Poser 3.08.2.88 render.otoy.com/customerdownlo…

Regards and Happy Rendering

Noel
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This is the home of RedSpec SSS at deviantArt.

A dedicated SSS shader suite made to improve your renders while taking care of the realism so you can concentrate on being creative.
The shaders are made to use Poser / DAZ Studio and the respective OctaneRender plug-in by Otoy and can be purchased directly from our homepage www.redspec-sss.com

With this group we want you to show of your art that made use of the REDSPEC range of SSS materials for OctaneRender. Specify what skin material you used and if its your own variant.


The goal is to share ideas, and improve your renders, and show of your work as an artist.

Hope you enjoy the stay and see your art soon.

RedSpec TGX is OUT NOW for Poser / OctaneRender at www.redspec-sss.com
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RedSpec TGX tailored for Poser AND DAZ Studio OUT NOW!

Want a realistic way of simulating the thin oil film on human skin?
Want realistic SSS hair shaders?
Want to combine all of this in your native host application (Poser or DAZ Studio) ?


Then look no further!
RedSpec TGX tailored and RedSpec TGX Hair are NOW OUT for OctaneRender for Poser and DAZ Studio.

Check here for purchasing options: redspec-sss.com/products.html

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3d-rotic Featured By Owner May 8, 2019  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Why dont we get information about your developement? your loyal costumers want to know more why they dont recieve any news or an update.
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TRRazor Featured By Owner May 10, 2019  Professional Digital Artist
Sorry for the delay in replying.
Currently, we're really sitting and waiting, since we don't support Otoys current licensing plans.

Since these things are all still subject to change, we so far didn't want to comment on them publicly. Shoul OTOY manifest it's licensing plans for their plug-ins for good, we definitely will let you guys know where we stand on it.
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OonaTheWild Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2019  Professional Digital Artist
Just curious if a new version of the Redspec Shaders will be coming out any time soon ?
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TRRazor Featured By Owner May 12, 2019  Professional Digital Artist
Hi,
this depends on OTOY's subscription and licensing business model and how they will keep OctaneRender accessible to entry-level / enthusiast artists out there.
With their current plans and business strategy, we believe, that they're essentially forcing away a lot of their userbase, making OctaneRender a professional-tool.

Should they not offer any feasible licensing options for entry-level and or enthusiast artists, we cannot guarantee to continue development on the project, due to the then exploding costs. Sorry for not having any better news at this moment, but we'll have to see what OTOY is going to be doing in the coming weeks and months.
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3d-rotic Featured By Owner May 8, 2019  Hobbyist Digital Artist
i send an e-mail but they stopped developing at this stage. so we missing just 1 updated version
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frisian3dartist Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Any news about the prommised update?
thanks
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frisian3dartist Featured By Owner May 2, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hello how do i lower the skin glossyness for G3M Redspec SSS shader?
And are you planning to upgrade it free to G8M version like you did with the female version?
thanks
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TRRazor Featured By Owner May 8, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
You decrease specular values and increase roughness values :).
And yes, G3M will be updated freely to include G8M shaders.

Currently aiming between May and October for a release.
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MFINDT Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2019  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hallo, is there an update for G3M / G8M out now? There was no mail about it until now.
Greetings
Michael
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TRRazor Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2019  Professional Digital Artist
It's not out yet.
We're still aiming to release it some time in the future.

Since developing time is a pretty rare commodity to come by at the moment, however, (I started studying at the university and the other half of RedSpec SSS has a child to look after) we didn't meet our release target.
At the moment I can't say when we'll release it, but just THAT we will release it.

Sorry, for not having any better news at the moment.
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