”From fungal origins in the liquid depths through amphibian ways of life to
avian lifeforms taking over the skies before making its way even further to the
Finally got my new workstation up and running. Rocking a brand new Threadripper 1950X 3,4 GHz and 32 GB RAM inside. The latest image took 1d 07h 03m 22s to render, and I don’t even want to think about those many days it would have taken with my old FX-8350 machine. The CPU temperature seems to cap at 68 °C during rendering, so I’m happy with the Kraken X62 liquid cooling as well.
Also upgraded my old Corel X3 license to the Graphics Suite 2017. Had I waited around 3 weeks longer, I could have got the version 2018 that was released just 5 days ago. =D
The original image in 1280 x 720 resolution can be found in the POV-Ray Newsgroups.