Press Releases

July 15, 2002

Vue d’Esprit 4.1 Now Available!


July 15, 2002. Beaverton, OR. e-on software is pleased to announce the immediate availability of a free, downloadable update to its award winning 3D natural scenery product, Vue d’Esprit 4.

Vue d’Esprit 4.1, available for download to all registered Vue d’Esprit 4.0 users includes the following new or enhanced features:

  • NEW! LightWave 6+ LWO2 file format import
  • NEW! Cinema 4D terrain exports
  • NEW! Direct static Poser scene imports for the Mac OS X version.
  • NEW! TrueSpace 5 file format import
  • Improved! Improved import of low resolution pictures into the Terrain Editor
  • Improved! Improved rendering of skies
  • Improved! Improved resolution when rendering enlarged materials

Other improvements were made in the Function editor, animating planets, negative volumetric spotlights and importing Vue 2 scenes.

Vue d’Esprit comes with 2 CDs, bursting with 30 SolidGrowth 2 tree and plants, over 100 atmospheres, 100 different types of clouds, 300 materials, 250 high quality fully textured 3D objects and over 50 example scenes made by Vue master artists. A 360-page manual is also included.

“Vue 4.1 provides artists with the updated features they need to work with other industry leading products,” said Nicholas Phelps, president of e-on software.

e-on software will showcase Vue 4.1 at Siggraph 2002, held in San Antonio, Texas, July 21-26. e-on software will also release an update to its Lightwave plug-in Ozone for Mac OS X and Windows at Siggraph.

About e-on software
Founded in 1997, e-on software was established to develop and promote the highest quality graphics tools with professional strength features. Established by graphics enthusiasts for graphics enthusiasts, e-on software translates its passion for art into tools for the graphics community. E-on software is based in Beaverton, Oregon and Paris, France. The company has achieved worldwide reputation for its award winning 3D scenery generator Vue d'Esprit.