MAXON Unveils Robust Cinema 4D Release 16 (R16)

August 6, 2014

Legacy of 3D Software Innovation Delivers Modelling, Animation and Rendering Enhancements for ‘Real-World’ Workflow


See Cinema 4D R16 at SIGGRAPH 2014 in Vancouver, August 12 -14, 2014, Booth #1422


Key Highlights of Release 16 include:



Motion Tracker – Seamless integration of 3D elements into real-world footage.

Interaction Tag – Control over 3D objects and works with Tweak mode to provide information on object movement and highlighting.



PolyPen – Paint polygons and move, clone, cut and weld points or edges of 3D models.

Bevel Deformer – Non-destructive and animatable bevels.

Sculpting – Numerous improvements and dynamic features for precision.

Other Features – All-new Cogwheel spline primitive; Mesh Check tool; Deformer Falloff options, and cap enhancements.



Reflectance Channel – Added control over reflections and specularity within a single new channel, with multiple layers for creating complex surfaces.

New Render Engine for Hair and Sketch – A new unified effects render engine to seamlessly raytrace Hair and Sketch lines.

Team Render Server – Enhancements including a new client-server architecture.


Performance and Workflow Features:

Cinema 4D Release 16 performance and workflow features, including a revised Content Library, support for the current versions of FBX and Alembic, a new Solo button, Annotations, a new UV Peeler and more.


Pricing and Availability

Shipping September, 2014

Mac OS X / Windows

System requirements

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