Page tree

Versions Compared


  • This line was added.
  • This line was removed.
  • Formatting was changed.



Where do you find this? When running the installer choose "Show All". We do not auto-detect Mari on your computer.

You can reference the Mari documentation on installation (note that this link is external to RenderMan and may change)

What's New

  • This is our first release, based on Pixar Animation Studio's internal toolset.
  • PxrSurface GLSL shader: 
    • Get a better preview of your work inside Mari.
    • Most lobes are supported: Diffuse, Specular, RoughSpecular, Clearcoat, Iridescence, Fuzz, Subsurface (basic), Glass (basic).
    • Presence support.
    • Solo or mute any lobe.
    • A large selection of texturable inputs have been exposed.
  • RenderMan menu offering a number of configurable shortcuts to speed up your workflow:
    • Create a pre-configured PxrSurface with user-selectable channels.
    • Switch to another pre-configured environment map.
    • All these feature are user-configurable through json files.