Joe Alter releases Shave and a Haircut 9.0

What’s new in Shave and a Haircut v9?

New Display Options

  • Realtime GL Shading
  • VP 2.0 integration from Maya 2015
  • MultiRes Hair Display in viewport ( Shaded Preview Mode)
  • Interactive Texture Update


  • Better instance grooming with live update and gl preview.
  • pressure sensitive stylus and pressure slider
  • Brush Intensity

MultiThreaded Dynamics.


  • Support for Vray 3.0,3.1,3.2
  • Vray rendering is 2x faster in 3.0+ over 2.4
  • Full Support for Pixar RenderMan 20 + RIS
  • New custom shader assignment for Renderman studio and RIS renders

Support for Maya 2014 , 2015 , 2016.


  •  Joe Alter has moved to a ‘subscription license’ purchase model and yearly options.
  •  Free upgrades (for subscribers)

Read more about the new features in Shave and a Haircut 9.0 on Joe Alter’s website

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