The Mythbusters Clarify Difference Between CPU and GPU Based Rendering

In their own particular idiom.

Why #VFX seems hesitant to embrace GPU and other cluster based technologies is beyond me.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XtGf0HaW7x4&feature=related

 

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Why

Anonymous's picture
Why? Because currently in order to use a GPU you have to fit your entire scene into memory. That means you're limited to 3-6GB of memory. The industry would be happy to embrace it if it could actually render production scenes.

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