This amazing creation, animation software is as such offered as an Open Source modelling and animations studio. And also it is offered under license of GNU General Public License and thus it is provided for absolutely FREE. The creation is as such offered from the top developers, Dr. Stuart Ferguson, who have made the decision in the year 1999 that the source code to be released to the Public at large and as such a stable version was released. Also, notably, the creation was formerly named as SoftF/ X and later it was renamed as Open FX. Thus, the present animation software is made open to public with the decision of its maker and as such now everyone can download, use and handle this creation without any barrier.
In the features of this wonderful creation, the OpenFX is offering a set of amazing features which including a full renderer and ray tracing engine, NURBS support, kinematic- based animation, morphing and an extensive plugin API. And its Plugin capabilities are including the image post processor effects like lens flare, fog and depth of field. Also, the animation effects like explosions, waves and dissolves are added to the flexibility of the program. And notably, the present animation software is offering number of amazing tools and options and also variety of other features, in its offered all other versions.
In its support, the present animation software is having compatibility with the computer systems having systems of Windows 2000, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. And also this software can run under Unix- based platforms by using the Wine compatibility layer. The major dates in relation to the development of this amazing creation, are firstly the January 15, 2001 when the first public beta was released and then February 9, 2001 when its was released initially and also July, 2004 when its Stereo hardware support stand alone model viewer, a stereo movie viewer, a full screen flc and avi player is offered. Also, in the awesome and great history of its development, one can also see in the year 2005 a major release of version 2.2 which was a GPU version was made and in the year 2007 a new class of actors was introduced into the animator and in the year 2009 the skeleton structure in the designer was enhanced for giving weights to each bone and also in the year 2011 a character path follower system was created which is making the carrying out of character animation easy.
Thus, this animation software is really very amazing and it is as such offered with the all possible supports also. This creation is also offered with the amazing documentations, in which its users can see perfect tutorials and other important documents on its concerned website. As such, it is really very perfect.