Allegorithmic Releases Substance Designer 5.6
Staff Writer By: Allegorithmic Press Release
CLERMONT-FERRAND, France - December 15, 2016 - Today, Allegorithmic releases Substance Designer 5.6, a free update that adds seven new tools and filters to the industry-leading digital material authoring software, including solutions for both scanned and photogrammetric workflows.
Using Substance Designer 5.6, artists can now blend scanned materials with Substances and bitmaps, as well as achieve additional accuracy through the extraction of ambient occlusion and normal maps. This will be the first of many additions and innovations dedicated to scan-based material authoring, continuing Allegorithmic's mission to create the de facto standard for every type of digital material creation workflow.
For artists experimenting with photogrammetry, Substance Designer 5.6 now offers a brand new set of tools. New additions include:
"The goal of the Substance toolset has always been to provide the best tools for digital material authoring," said Dr. Sébastien Deguy, Founder and CEO of Allegorithmic. "Now the enthusiasm we are seeing for scan-based content and photogrammetry has a dedicated outlet in Substance Designer."
A free 30-day trial of Substance Designer 5.6 is available now.
Substance Designer 5.6 is available today for Linux, Mac OS and Windows, and is free for current license holders and Substance Live subscribers. For new users, indie licenses are priced at $149, while Pro licenses are available for $590. Licenses can be purchased directly through the Allegorithmic website or an authorized retailer.
Allegorithmic is the industry leader in 3D texturing technologies. More than 100,000 users in the domains of games and entertainment, film and VFX, architecture, and design rely on Allegorithmic's award-winning Substance texture authoring software for developing the next generation of digital content. Clients include: Activision, Sony Computer Entertainment, Electronic Arts, Microsoft, Ubisoft and Gensler Founded in 2003, Allegorithmic is based in France with offices in Clermont-Ferrand, Lyon and Paris, and has global offices in Los Angeles, Tokyo, and Seoul.
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