Build complex scenes and render beautiful final frames with 3D animation software
Scale up your studio’s rendering and simulation capabilities with Arnold and Bifrost while getting your artists the modeling and animation tools they need.
What’s in the Media & Entertainment Collection
Use powerful tools to bring your creative visions to life, from first draft to final frames.
Explore workflows by industry
Film and TV production
Game design and development
Get 5 Arnold licenses in the Media & Entertainment Collection
Arnold is an advanced Monte Carlo ray-tracing renderer used in demanding VFX and animation productions worldwide and is designed for artists.
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Create procedural simulations with Bifrost
Each Media & Entertainment Collection subscription includes 15 entitlements to the Bifrost engine, so studios can run Bifrost-created simulations on a compute farm. The Bifrost Graph Editor is a plug-in for Maya with a visual programming environment for creating VFX. Get 3D tools, run more simulations, and produce more content.
Introducing Bifrost for Maya (1:57 min.)
Why a collection?
Take on any creative project
Get a comprehensive set of content creation tools and services that expand the workflows of Maya and 3ds Max. The collection provides an end-to-end creative solution for animators, modelers, and visual effects artists in film, TV, games, and design visualization.
Easier software and license management
Eliminate the headache of managing multiple product licenses. Get insights on product use. Easily download, install, and use as many products within the collection as you want, whenever you like.
Access the latest and previous releases
Ensure software compatibility with all team members by accessing previous versions when you need them. Stay current with the latest releases. Deploy updates whenever you want.
Choose access for individuals or teams
Choose between subscriptions that provide single-user access for an individual or give teams permission to share licenses with multi-user access.
Can I switch to a collection?
Yes. Annual or multi-year subscribers to most individual products or suites can switch to a collection.
Can teams use a collection?
Yes. You can get multi-user access to a collection deployed through a network license.