Compressonator V3.0 Release Brings Powerful New 3D Model Features

Compressonator is a set of tools that allows artists and developers to work easily with compressed assets and easily visualize the quality impact of various …

V-EZ brings “Easy Mode” to Vulkan

Why Vulkan? With advantages like reduced driver overhead and more control over GPUs, Vulkan has become the 3D graphics and compute API of choice for …

GDC 2018 Presentations

If you’re into the state of the art in games, especially real-time gaming graphics, your eyes will undoubtedly be on Moscone Center in San Francisco, …

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.1.1

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.1.1 With GDC 2018 getting ever closer, we wanted to get one last minor release of RGP out before things get hectic …

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.1.0

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.1.0 It feels like just last week that we released Radeon GPU Profiler (RGP) 1.0.3 but my calendar says almost 2 months …

Compressonator V2.7 Release adds cross platform support and 3D Model compression with glTF v2.0

We are excited to announce the release of Compressonator V2.7! This version contains several new features and optimizations, including: Cross Platform Support Due to popular demand, …

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.0.3

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.0.3 A couple of months on from the release of 1.0.2, we’ve fully baked and sliced 1.0.3 for your low-level DX12- and …

Stable barycentric coordinates

The AMD GCN Vulkan extensions allow developers to get access to some additional functionalities offered by the GCN architecture which are not currently exposed in the Vulkan API. One of these is the ability to access the barycentric coordinates at the fragment-shader level.

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.0.2

Thanks (again!) Before we dive into a run over the release notes for the 1.0.2 release of Radeon GPU Profiler, we’d like to thank everyone …

Understanding Vulkan objects

An important part of learning the Vulkan API – just like any other API – is to understand what types of objects are defined in it, what they represent and how they relate to each other. To help with this, we’ve created a diagram that shows all of the Vulkan objects and some of their relationships, especially the order in which you create one from another.