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Archive May 2006
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Luxology releases modo 201.
Strata is pleased to announce that its new product line is now shipping. Three Products Released - Strata 3D CX, Strata 3D Live and Strata Foto 3D.
Pixar Animation Studios releases RenderMan Pro Server 13.
31 May, 2006
31 May, 2006
31 May, 2006
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An interview with the directors of the first original content 3D DreamWorks animated short.
An article discussing the increasing reliance on cost-effective Virtual Sets, taking X-Men 3 as an example, in which San Francisco was entirely virtual.
31 May, 2006
29 May, 2006
29 May, 2006
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Newsforge follows up on the success and huge attention the ''open'' short film, Elephants Dream, has garnered in just one week.
Microsoft shows off JPEG rival. Smaller file size and more features.
Adobe reveals some of the features of InDesign CS3.
28 May, 2006
28 May, 2006
27 May, 2006
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Emmy Award-winning Clone Wars is now available on iTunes.
Digital-Tutors Releases Polygon and Sub-D Modeling in XSI Training. Their latest training provides fundamental guide to organic modeling in XSI
Luxology announces the release of modo 201. modo 201 delivers the next evolution of 3D modeling, painting and rendering in a single integrated and accelerated platform.
27 May, 2006
26 May, 2006
25 May, 2006
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An interview with Bryan Singer on Superman, in which he discusses shooting digital, recreating Marlon Brando digitally, and the phyiscs of superheroes.
An interview with actress Sara Rehnmark, who performed Kitty Hunting in the Sofitmage Face Robot demo videos.
BOXX launches the 3DBOXX 8300 Series Workstation, an Intel Xeon processor-based high-performance personal workstation (Direct link to the PDF).
24 May, 2006
24 May, 2006
24 May, 2006
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ADAPT 2006 conference site is launched. This is looking like one great event planned for 23 & 24 Sept in Montreal of which we are very pleased that 3DTotal are official sponsors!
Dell announced it would start using AMD's processors, breaking its long-standing, single-source relationship with Intel.
The Academy announced the winners of the 33rd Student Academy Awards.
22 May, 2006
22 May, 2006
22 May, 2006
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A tutorial on High Dynamic Range imagery in Photoshop CS2.
Rendering better cars, a tutorial.
The public beta of Houdini 8.1 has been released.
21 May, 2006
20 May, 2006
20 May, 2006
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An interview with Sze Jones, a Blur Studio Character Modeling Supervisor.
Apple upgrades the old iBook line of laptops to Intel-based MacBooks: the review, the comparisons and the praises.
XSI 5.1 Advanced at half-price when bought with 1 year of Maintenance.
18 May, 2006
17 May, 2006
17 May, 2006
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Digital-Tutors Releases 'Using SyFlex in Maya' Training DVD

Digital Domain has been acquired by a group led by director Michael Bay.
A timeline of pioneering uses of CGI in film and television
17 May, 2006
16 May, 2006
16 May, 2006
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Robert Iger tells Fortune why Disney was willing to spend $7.4 billion to acquire Pixar.
Microsoft wants you to buy Nintendo's Wii, and so does Sony.
John Carmack speaks of MegaTexturing, a new technology he made for the new Quake game.
16 May, 2006
16 May, 2006
15 May, 2006
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An interview with Adam Dotson, Character Animator at Stan Winston Digital.
100 millon pixels power the most realistic virtual reality room, according to Iowa State University.
The makers of Star Wreck, a Internet-freely-distributed film seen by 3.5 million people, are sharing their model for success.
14 May, 2006
14 May, 2006
13 May, 2006
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Blizzard and Legendary Pictures are making a film based on the Warcraft universe.
Activision will be opening a dedicated studio facility on the DreamWorks campus.
Toshiba introduces a $3,000 laptop with an HD-DVD drive.
13 May, 2006
12 May, 2006
12 May, 2006
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Bella Online has reviewed Zoo Publishing's latest issue of 3DCreative magazine.
The video game industry, which supported 144,000 full-time jobs in 2004, had an $18 billion impact on the U.S. economy that year.
Disney CEO Robert Iger says ''Toy Story 3'' is in development.
11 May, 2006
10 May, 2006
10 May, 2006
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Digital-Tutors Releases ''Comprehensive Guide to Learning XSI 2nd edition,'' an interactive guide to learning modeling, texturing, UV mapping, animation, and Rendering in XSI.
The Gnomon Workshop is presenting their third workshop weekend, June 24th and 25th. Check out this link for more information!
Silicon Graphics Inc., known for computers that create special effects for Hollywood movies, filed for bankruptcy protection.
10 May, 2006
10 May, 2006
09 May, 2006
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An interview with the creators of the CG short ''Fin D'Ete.''
The Man Who Could Save Animation is John Lasseter, says Entertainment Weekly in a 4-page article.
Behind the scenes of Pixar's Cars.
09 May, 2006
08 May, 2006
08 May, 2006
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Pixar acquisition by Disney finalized.
Electronic Arts posts $16 million loss.
Famed director Steven Soderbergh is releasing his next film through BitTorrent.
08 May, 2006
06 May, 2006
06 May, 2006
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X-bit labs have reviewed NVIDIA's Quad SLI offering.
Apple releases Aperture update, and responds to recent rumors.
CNET puts a MacBook Pro and an Acer TravelMate laptops in a technical knockout.
05 May, 2006
05 May, 2006
04 May, 2006
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This September: The original unaltered Star Wars Trilogy on DVD.
ILM is set to convert the 1993 classic ''The Nightmare Before Christmas'' into 3D, for release later this year.
LATimes speculates DreamWorks Animation would be bought, just like Pixar was.
04 May, 2006
03 May, 2006
03 May, 2006
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NVIDIA Gelato rendering software brings high-quality rendering to the masses for free!
''Vue 3D Environment Competition 2006'': e-on Software have invited ILM, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Electronic Arts, Darkside Animation and 3D World magazine to take part as judges in this ''Get Noticed!'' competition.
02 May, 2006
02 May, 2006