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Archive Feb 2007
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DreamWorks quarterly report reveals better than expected
AMD announces first chipset combining a CPU with an ATI graphics processor, with HDMI and Windows Vista support.
A review of Autodesk Impression, a program for taking CAD drawings and converting them to look like hand drawn renderings.
28 Feb, 2007
28 Feb, 2007
27 Feb, 2007
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A video tutorial on lighting up scene using the Brazil rendering system.
Autodesk's Maya Nucleus, a new framework for the production of complicated 3D elements like water, rigid bodies and cloth.
And the winners are: The Danish Poet for Animated Short, Happy Feet for Animated Film, and Pirates of the Carribean for Visual Effects.
26 Feb, 2007
26 Feb, 2007
25 Feb, 2007
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An interview with Christopher Stewart, Digital Effects Supervisor for Stargate SG1/Atlantis.
Former head of Electronic Arts' Worldwide Studios joins Microsoft.
Warner Brothers hires writers to pen a live-action Justice League feature.
25 Feb, 2007
25 Feb, 2007
24 Feb, 2007
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Variety writes on Ed Catmull's changes to Disney, and his goals of a radical shift to how Disney operates.
NewTek starts offering the LightWave v9 Training Bundle, a special offer that provides hundreds of dollars in training materials free with the purchase of LightWave 3D.
Adobe creates an all new, online quarterly Adobe Magazine for Creative Professionals.
24 Feb, 2007
24 Feb, 2007
24 Feb, 2007
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Final Cut Pro 6 is reportedly to be unveiled at the NAB convention in April.
A tutorial on using V-Ray to create studio lighting.
The Gnomon Workshop have just released 2 new training DVD - 'Introduction to Maya' and 'Dynamics Training'.

23 Feb, 2007
23 Feb, 2007
23 Feb, 2007
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Sony Imageworks buys 50.1% of Indian visual effects and animation studio FrameFlow, based in Chennai, South India.
An interview with Chris Renaud, writer and co-director of this year's Oscar-nominated animated short ''No Time for Nuts''.
Digital-Tutors announce the release of 'Training for Shave and a Haircut for Maya'
22 Feb, 2007
22 Feb, 2007
22 Feb, 2007
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An interview with Dr. Ed Catmull, co-founder and president of Pixar Animation.
e-on software starts shipping the final version of Vue 6 xStream and Vue 6 Infinite.
Pixar opens up a section on their website for Lifted, their upcoming animated short
21 Feb, 2007
21 Feb, 2007
20 Feb, 2007
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The latest version of Blender3d has been released hosting a list of improvements including fluid dynamics, soft body dynamics, UV tools, sculpting and more. (Link Fixed)
Autodesk announces Productivity Booster, a 3ds max 9 extension which allows customers to work more efficiently with more than 30 productivity enhancements.
Vray Elite have release a new making of which show how they created The Old Gas Station.
20 Feb, 2007
20 Feb, 2007
20 Feb, 2007
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Iloura posts a video Making Of for their work on Charlotte's Web.
Digital-Tutors, announce the availability of their newest training CD ''Animating Walk Cycles in XSI'
AnimWatch profiles ''The Joy Kinematics'', by Mario Ucci.
19 Feb, 2007
19 Feb, 2007
18 Feb, 2007
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Eidos announces it will be opening a new game development studio in Montreal, which will begin development on four games for ''next-gen platforms.''
Sketchr.net, an online sketching web service.
Running Photoshop CS2 on Ubuntu Linux, a how to.
18 Feb, 2007
17 Feb, 2007
17 Feb, 2007
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Lighting a 3D model to match its environment, a tutorial.
The Wachowski brothers of The Matrix triology fame to start production on ''Speed Racer'' in May.
Introduction to Modeling in Maya - is Digital Tutors newest release in an expanding library of interactive video-based training.
16 Feb, 2007
16 Feb, 2007
16 Feb, 2007
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Mudbox, a high resolution brush-based 3D sculpting software built from the ground up to address the needs of the professional digital sculptor.
A tutorial on project setup, management and quality assurance for small businesses.
Softimage profiles Cavia Inc, who used XSI to handle the data and create the characters for Bullet Witch, their next-gen game title for the Xbox 360.
15 Feb, 2007
15 Feb, 2007
14 Feb, 2007
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DreamWorks are releasing Puss in Boots in 2011, but a French studio is pinning $24 million to release a Puss in Boots adaptation in 2009.
Gears of War wins big at the 10th annual Interactive Achievement Awards.
Digital-Tutors release Comprehensive Guide to XSI 6, and Introduction to Modeling in Maya.
13 Feb, 2007
13 Feb, 2007
13 Feb, 2007
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ZBrush 2 64-bit for Windows is now available.
Winners of the 5th Annual VES Awards have been announced.
A Technology Preview of Terragen 2 for OSX and Windows.
13 Feb, 2007
12 Feb, 2007
12 Feb, 2007
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The winners and runner-ups of the 8th Animex awards have been announced.
VMWare is bringing 3D virtualization of Windows applications and games to the Mac.
Disney announces Toy Story 3 for 2009, but John Lasseter won't be directing, but rather, Lee Unkrich would, who has been co-director on Toy Story 2, Monsters Inc, and Finding Nemo.
11 Feb, 2007
11 Feb, 2007
10 Feb, 2007
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Penney Finkelman Cox, a veteran animation executive who helped launch Sony Pictures' foray into animation, is stepping down to become a producer for the division.
Ed Catmull, president of Pixar and Disney Animation Studios, said that he and John Lasseter intend to bring back traditionally animated movies.
Ubisoft to expand and create 1000 more jobs, 500 of which will would work at a new production centre that would make animated short films based on Ubisoft brands.
10 Feb, 2007
10 Feb, 2007
10 Feb, 2007
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Yahoo has a Special Effects feature that goes behind the scenes of ''Bridge to Terabithia'', and Weta's work on it.
Corel introduces Paint X.
After the Oscar nomination, co-writer/director/producer of Happy Feet, George Miller, says that a sequel is ''certainly now a real possibility''.
09 Feb, 2007
09 Feb, 2007
09 Feb, 2007
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IGN visits the headquarters of Imagi Entertainment, the creators of the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles CG film.
09 Feb, 2007