Maxon has announced the release of the Shave and a Haircut 2.5 plugin for CINEMA 4D. The improvements to this version are focused on image quality and rendering speed.
The developer claims the performance boost ranges from 25% to 100%. Among the quality improvements are tweaks to the frizz and kink effects, improved antialiasing, and smoother soft shadows.
Created by Joseph Alter, Inc., Shave and a Haircut 2.5 is available for both Windows (98 and higher) and Mac (OS X only) for $449 (upgrades are $50).