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michiel | a year ago | 13 comments | 15 likes | 632 views

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Here are the release notes of version 15.0.0.5, launched today:

Bix

The Bix model and effect have been updated.

The model is more smooth and the texture is easier to edit. The new model is compatible in size and shape, but since the UV map has been slightly changed, the old textures are not 100% compatible.

The Bix effect now allows you to open the mouth with the 2nd slider of the FX Period, Mouth prop. Use a negative value to close his mouth.

Dino effect

In the Effects/Special folder you can find the new Dino effect. It is going to be used in the forthcoming BixPack 39 | Dinos and Dragons. It's useless without a matching 3D model, but it allows you to peek at its functionality.

UVMap effect

In the Effects/System folder you can find the new UVMap effect. This creates a template texture of a 3D model. It can be handy when a 3D model does not come with an example texture.

The installer has a demo show:
Model\UVMap.bt

RotateTowardsCamera

The Special/RotateTowardsCamera, Special/RotateTowardsCameraAdditive and Special/RotateTowardsCameraSubtractive effects now have an FX Roll prop. This rotates the texture in view space.

All layers checkbox

When the All layers checkbox is marked, now only the visible layers of the same type are affected:
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Cloth effect fixed

The sampling artifacts of the cloth effect of the picture layer have been removed.

Error messages

The DirectShow error messages are more descriptive. For example when running out of disk space, it tells which drive it it trying to write to and how much space is left.

Old effects converted

2 old effect have been converted: V11/V11_Mirror8 and V11/V11_PricklyPearReflection. They are only meant to play old shows. Please try to avoid the old V11 effects in new projects.

Thank you

Thank you all for your feedback!

As always, the latest version can be downloaded from the download page:


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Great update !! Thank you Michiel

chaver, a year ago


Thank you very much michiel.

vincent, a year ago


Excellente mise à jour
Bix en profite pour chanter Merci Michiel

PAT67, a year ago


Great let's try it. Thnx Michiel!
Nice show Pat67.

Filip, a year ago


Merci Michiel pour toutes ces améliorations.
Quelle belle voix, notre Bix ! Bravo Patrick !

Alex-Raymond T., a year ago


Great update and again it`s free !!!
Question
- Is it possible to import other x models, not bix, (for example cat-toy), and use the effect Bix FX?

ID Production, a year ago


Muy bien, MIchiel y gracias

persiana, a year ago


wow , Great Michiel .

agpvn, a year ago


Thank you Michiel: Great update!

liuyongcai, a year ago


Thank you all. Love the speaking Bix videos!

michiel, a year ago


Fantastic , thank you Michiel!

LostBoyz, a year ago


Gracias Michiel, muy buena actualización! Esto es fantástico.

Jesus, a year ago


I love the new Bix effect!
Thank you so much, Michiel!

@ Vincent and PAT
Your videos are great!

Ulli, a year ago


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Michiel den Outer is the founder and lead coder of Outerspace Software. He lives in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

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