Smith Micro Software, Inc. and the Poser team are pleased to announce that the Poser 11 Service Release 5 (SR5) is now available for both OS X and Windows. SR5 will update your installation of Poser 11 to version 11.0.5.
Otoy is running a competition so at this time you can trial octane render and try to win this competition http://home.otoy.com/vr-competition/ From the website
What is OctaneRender?
OctaneRender is the world’s first and fastest GPU-accelerated, unbiased, physically correct renderer. What does that mean? It means that Octane uses the graphics card in your computer to render photo-realistic images super fast. With Octane’s parallel compute capabilities, you can create stunning works in a fraction of the time.
Use OctaneRender to create images of the highest possible quality at speeds up to 50x faster than CPU-based, unbiased renderers. Attached to your editing tools? No problem! Octane supports more than 21 plugins and has a fully interactive, real-time 3D editing viewport.
Simply exciting news from the developer.
I am an avid user of faceshop 8 and now Abalone has released headshop 9, I am going to mess with it and see what i can do with.