Francis Pimenta

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Why mantra still need several seconds for empty scene? July 2, 2020, 11:15 a.m.

Mantra is a pretty old render compair to newer renderer.
Mantra is EOL in terms of development this problem will be solved with karma but currently in beta.

When you know there won't be anything to render you can use attributes, frame range….

You also can use HQueue and send the render job to your computers.

Why mantra still need several seconds for empty scene? July 2, 2020, 9:37 a.m.

Well mantra doesn't know that it should deliver a black image.
Whenn there is a camera and light in the scene it will try hard to create a masterpeace of a image. Even when it is a black image

Karma render question July 1, 2020, 5:13 p.m.

timbrooke77
Is karma faster to render on the gpu or cpu?

Karma is still in beta and the GPU version is not out. so currently cpu is faster

FAQ: https://www.sidefx.com/faq/?product=10&page=1 [www.sidefx.com]