Stupid RenderMan/RAT Tricks 2012

Welcome to the Fourteenth Annual Stupid RenderMan Tricks!

What's on this page?

We Built a Ray Tracer Inside PRMan

Kath Roberts presents the dnLightTracer, implemented by Thomas Dohlen with Marc Bannister and Emmanuel Turquin, conceived by Mr. Bannister and Philippe Leprince. (dnLightTracer.pdf)


Stephane Grabli and Stephan Steinbach turn PRMan's raytrace re-renderer into a progressive path tracer, with the help of Mike King. (ratgather.pdf)


Rob Pieke shows us how to solve any sudoku puzzle and render the final board using only standard RSL. (sudokuMan.pdf)
RenderMan is a registered trademark of Pixar. The RenderMan Repository is maintained by Pixar's RenderMan Products Group