Press Releases

January 17, 2005

E-on Software Ships Vue 5 Pro Studio and New Module Collection!


January 17, 2005. Beaverton, Oregon: e-on software, the leading developer of 3D natural scenery solutions, announces the immediate availability of Vue 5 Pro Studio. Vue 5 Pro Studio is the latest addition to e-on software's suite of award winning solutions for the creation and rendering of natural 3D environments. Vue 5 Pro Studio is designed for advanced digital artists seeking extended control over the creation of natural 3D.

In complement to the already existing Mover 5™ animation expansion module , e-on software is also pleased to announce the immediate availability of 3 new modules for Vue 5 Esprit: Botanica™, DeepAccess™ and LightTune™. Vue 5 Pro Studio represents the integration of these 4 modules together with Vue 5 Esprit. By offering separate extension modules, e-on software is providing Vue 5 Esprit users with the opportunity to upgrade their base package gradually.

“[Vue 5 Esprit] rightly deserves its place as the best selling landscape construction program in the world!", raved 3D World in their Christmas 2004 issue! “With this new modular approach, we are happy to take Vue 5 Esprit one step further: Vue 5 Pro Studio is the perfect solution for digital artists who require advanced control on their 3D environments without the need for the full blown professional solution, Vue 5 Infinite!", said Nicholas Phelps, president of e-on software.

Vue 5 Pro studio is available for the Macintosh OS X and Windows 2000/XP platforms, in English, German and French. The Japanese version will be released shortly thereafter. The standard retail price of Vue 5 Pro Studio is $399.

Vue 5 Pro Studio integrates the Botanica™, LightTune™, DeepAccess™ and Mover™ 5 modules into Vue 5 Esprit. Complete details on Vue 5 Pro Studio can be found here:

Botanica™, the plant edition module will allow Vue 5 Esprit users to edit existing plants, create new plant species and save them as new vegetation templates.
More information available here:

The DeepAccess™ Advanced Browsing module will enhance Vue 5 Esprit's World Browser to display a list of objects, materials and links, as well as allowing the incorporation of textures, the replacement of objects and the automatic re-importing of modified meshes (such as Poser characters).
More information available here:

The LightTune™ module will give Vue 5 Esprit users access to more advanced lighting features, such as selective lighting, shadow maps, custom lighting profiles…
More information available here:

These modules are available separately from e-on software’s online store:

Vue 5 Infinite, e-on software’s solution for professional SFX animation studios, illustrators, architects… will be released before end Q1 2005.

About e-on software
E-on software was established to develop and promote the highest quality graphics tools. E-on software was founded on the premise that powerful graphics tools should never get in the way of a designer’s creativity. E-on software’s product line includes the award winning Vue natural 3D environment creators, as well as the Ozone 2.0 line of professional atmospheric plug-ins. E-on software is based in Beaverton, Oregon. Visit their website at