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Patch to V2.5.8d available!

It’s that time again! There is a new update for set.a.light 3D V2.5.8, which is free for all users of V2.0-2.5.8! We are very happy to present you new features and content.

Start your set.a.light 3D and the update will be shown directly. Run the update and you have all the new features :) Get the patch now to version V2.5.8d

Update at a glance

Patch for version 2.5.8(c)

  • New car prop (BETA) – highly detailed & with various customization options (openable doors, headlights, steering movable, color selectable, left-hand drive/right-hand drive selectable)
  • New fitness props available 
  • The picturewall can be turned transparent
  • Improved file browser for Mac
  • Bugs fixed
  • The update has a size of 100 MB for Windows and 110 MB for MAC

Have a look at what’s new

New car prop (BETA)

Update V2.5.8d adds a new car prop to your studio library and props selection. This SUV is high detailed and comes with various options available:

  • Open all doors individually
  • Turn the headlights on
  • Adjust the steering
  • Change the color of the car
  • Left-hand drive/right-hand drive selectable

You can find the new car “Car 2” in the props library (filter category: Accessories)

(Beta Info: Our vehicles in set.a.light 3D are still experimental and only intended to be used as a prop. Reflections in the car paint are not rendered accurately. We’re working on it.)

Models can be placed into the car to simulate a car scene shooting.
Visualize scenes, with the car prop as a component.

New fitness props available

The content library got extended with lots of new fitness props for you to play with. From now on you can use objects like a tennis racket, tennis ball, gymnastics ball, basketball hoop, ergometer, treadmill, weight bench, wall bars, gymnastics boxes, yoga mat, trampoline and lots more in your sets.

This props update gives you a variety of new composition possibilities for your setups. Try it out. :)

New fitness props have been added to the props library.

New option for the picturewall: Transparency

There’s a new option available for the picturewall with which you can make it transparent. To do this, place the picture wall in your setup, select it and navigate to the detail settings on the left. Choose “Transparent” under the “Material” section and set the level of transparency using the slider. If you combine this setting with “Self-Luminous” you can create nice effects, visualize light painting ideas or simulate a compositing concept. 

Note: If the picture wall is set to transparent, it will not cast any shadows.

Indoor setup with a picturewall set to transparent.
Picturewall set to transparent & self-luminous to simulate light painting ideas.

We hope you like the new features and look forward to discovering new setups and creations from you in the community and on social media..

Your elixxier team

How to get the update

This update is FREE for all V2.0–2.5.8 users. To get it, all you have to do is start your set.a.light 3D. The update option will be displayed immediately; just select it. (set.a.light 3D requires an internet connection). 

Alternatively you can also reinstall after downloading the latest version here.

(During the reinstallation, all personal settings, etc. are preserved.)

Download our example setups

You can download our sample setups in the community on our profile “elixxier”. To do this, go directly to the “Community” tab in set.a.light 3D.

Community Web Login: https://community.elixxier.com

(Setups cannot be downloaded in the web version, they can only be downloaded directly in set.a.light 3D)

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Visit our website for more information about set.a.light 3D. The software is available for Mac and for Windows.

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