Maxwell Render

WHAT IS MAXWELL RENDER?

Maxwell Render is a standalone render engine for making perfect images, films and animations from 3D models. It is the complete solution for anyone who demands immaculate results on a deadline.

Maxwell Render offers maximum quality, speed, and compatibility for architects, designers and visual effects artists.

WHY CHOOSE MAXWELL RENDER?

Maxwell Render uses no tricks and no approximations, it just does what real light does. From the core render engine to the camera model, everything in Maxwell Render is real world and correct. This is our obsession.

Maxwell Render uses no tricks and no approximations, it just does what real light does. From the core render engine to the camera model, everything in Maxwell Render is real world and correct. This is our obsession.

So that makes for great photorealistic images, ok. But getting images this good is complicated and takes forever, right? Well, no. In fact, with Maxwell you'll be counting the time you save in days, not minutes. The entire Maxwell Render work process is revolutionary- saving you time and money at every turn, from production times to decision cycles.

WHO IS MAXWELL RENDER FOR?

Maxwell Render is perfectly adapted for 3D visualizations in design and architecture, as well as for film, animation and VFX.

Maxwell Render plugs into numerous 3D and CAD platforms, which means you can work with Maxwell Render directly from your usual application.

And for any platforms that we don't support directly, you can import to Maxwell Studio, our sophisticated standalone scene editor, to compose, edit and render.

And uniquely, this is all available from a single license purchase.

  • Node-locked version
  • Perpetual license that can be installed on both your workstation and your laptop
  • Updates within same major version
  • Plugins for 3D/CAD and post production applications
  • Dedicated technical support by email
  • A free community-based library with hundreds of MXM materials, Maxwell Skies and HDRIs
  • Online manual and support center
  • Available in versions for Windows, OSX and Linux
  • Maxwell Studio - Sophisticated standalone scene editor with full 3D environment to compose, edit and render (offering an alternative workflow to the plugins)
  • Floating version
  • 10 rendernodes (with every user license)
  • Perpetual, floating license
  • Maxwell Manager - Complete set of tools to distribute render tasks across a network
  • Updates within same major version
  • Plugins for 3D/CAD and post production applications
  • Dedicated technical support by email
  • A free community-based library with hundreds of MXM materials, Maxwell Skies and HDRIs
  • Online manual and support center
  • Available in versions for Windows, OSX and Linux
  • Maxwell Studio - Sophisticated standalone scene editor with full 3D environment to compose, edit and render (offering an alternative workflow to the plugins)

FREE Maxwell Render Facultyand Student licenses

As of August 2014, Maxwell Render is offering FREE licenses to academic institutions and the students enrolled in their courses.

Maxwell’s unparalleled quality and easy workflow are renowned across the CG Industry - from design and architectural visualization to animation, VFX and creative digital arts.

Using Maxwell Render will help to give your students' portfolios that extra edge they need to kick start their careers in the competitive CG industries.

Maxwell Render integrates seamlessly with all the major industry platforms, making a simple and easy workflow.

Free educational licensing

Licenses have no technical restrictions but are for non-commercial use only.

  • Maxwell Render Faculty (annual, Floating licenses):
  • For individual instructors, classroom seats and school renderfarms.
  • License server and networking functionalities included.
  • Maxwell Render Student (annual, Node Locked licenses):
  • For at-home study on one personal computer.
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