updated 09:45 am EST, Mon March 7, 2005
Swift 3D Flash export
Electric Rain today announced the release of , its latest plug-in allowing Newtek LightWave 3D users to render 3D scenes in the SWF file format. Users can also render in AI, EPS, SVG and Toon Boom's PNT format. The new plug-in offers increased speed, artistic pen styles, per-object rendering, improved transparency, and realistic shadows. Swift 3D features full spectrum output, textured SWF export, and Flash integration using SmartLayer rendering. Swift 3D LW 3.0 is compatible with LightWave 3D 7.0, and costs $300 for new users, or $150 to upgrade from previous versions.