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Archive Jul 2008
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Joblo.com reports on the Disney / Pixar presence in Comic Con 2008 - discuss here.
Transitioning from VFX to Directing: find out how vfx supervisors Eric Brevig, Dean Wright, Stefen Fangmeier, Colin Strause and Rpin Suwannath made the leap to directing features - discuss here.
An interview with director Pete Docter on his work on Pixar's Up - discuss here.
30 Jul, 2008
29 Jul, 2008
28 Jul, 2008
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Go behind the scenes of the box office hit and critically acclaimed The Dark Knight with FX Supervisor Paul Franklin - discuss here.
Smith Micro (formerly e-frontier) announced the
latest version of its manga publishing software, Manga Studio 4 - discuss here.
A review of the Asus Trinity; built on a trio of Radeon HD 3850 GPUs in CrossFireX mode for tri-GPU performance in a single slot - discuss here.
26 Jul, 2008
25 Jul, 2008
25 Jul, 2008
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FXGuide goes behind the scenes of the visual effects of The Dark Knight - discuss here.
Carlos Baena, a Pixar animator and cofounder of Animation Mentor, gave a webinar on the ''Demo Reel Dos and Don'ts,'' watch it online - discuss here.
This week the Gnomon Workshop is pleased to announce the release of Photo Retouching in Adobe Photoshop? with Meghan Farrell - retouching techniques to transform and prepare images for production level commercial photography.
23 Jul, 2008
22 Jul, 2008
22 Jul, 2008
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An interview with Dave Cardwell on what to expect to see in the next release of Mudbox - discuss here.
The123D Full Archviz Scene is a detailed project file including everything you need to re-create an architectural illustration project - discuss here.
For all of you who are attending SIGGRAPH 2008, check out this handy 'must see' list that planning committee members have put together (direct link)- discuss here
21 Jul, 2008
21 Jul, 2008
21 Jul, 2008
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Houdini 9.5 has went gold - discuss here.
The nominees of this year's Emmy Awards have been announced - discuss here.
Derek Thompson of Pixar explains the process of the Story department and presents a look at some of WALL-E's storyboards - discuss here.
19 Jul, 2008
19 Jul, 2008
18 Jul, 2008
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The UC San Diego recently unveiled the world's highest-resolution display system for science visualization, with 36 Quadro GPUs - discuss here.
Mackevision receives 'Intermedia Globe Gold' and 'Intermedia Globe Grand Award 2008' for 3D based Dodge Journey product film - discuss here!
The PowerColor PCS HD 4850 2GB video card claims to be the first on the market for offer a whopping 2 gigabytes of video memory - discuss here.
18 Jul, 2008
18 Jul, 2008
17 Jul, 2008
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Pixila is a professional artist portfolio website featuring highly personalized member galleries, unlimited album and image uploads, specialized portfolio management, professional gallery presentation, and peer to peer tools - discuss here!
SlashFilm looks into how The Dark Knight came to include 20 minutes shot with IMAX cameras - discuss here.
A 38 minute audio interview with Pixar's Andrew Stanton, director of Wall-E.
16 Jul, 2008
15 Jul, 2008
14 Jul, 2008
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fryrender is a new ''unbiased'' spectral renderer developed by Feversoft - discuss here.
An interview with Interview with Astro Boy's Director and Producer - discuss here.
Ubisoft Acquires Visual Effects Studio Behind 300, Sin City - discuss here.
13 Jul, 2008
13 Jul, 2008
10 Jul, 2008
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Di-O-Matic announced the immediate release of LipSync MX v3 - discuss here.
Autodesk 3ds Max 2009 and 3ds Max Design 2009 Service Pack 1 now available.
The3dStudio.com, Inc. announces its collection now has 150,000 royalty-free resources of 3D computer models and other items.
10 Jul, 2008
10 Jul, 2008
09 Jul, 2008
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A video interview with artist James Clyne, who worked on many films like Minority Report, War of the Worlds and Transformers - discuss here.
ADAPT 2008 conference website is live! The event is held in Montreal, Sept 22-26.
Softimage XSI 7 has been announced - discuss here.
08 Jul, 2008
08 Jul, 2008
07 Jul, 2008
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Eat 3D announces Next-Gen Texturing Techniques, a 5 hour training DVD, sample video available discuss here.
Dark Horse Entertainment, David Fincher and animation house Blur Studios are teaming up to bring cult comic ''The Goon'' to the movies as a CG-animated film - discuss here.
Maxwell Renderer 1.7's demo is now available for download - discuss here.
07 Jul, 2008
06 Jul, 2008
05 Jul, 2008
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VFXWorld interviews Wanted's Visual Effects Supervisord Stefen Fangmeier and Craig Lyn - discuss here.
Autodesk's Area interviews Andy Murdock and talks to him about his animation company, Lots of Robots - discuss here.
e-on software announces the ''Vue 3D Environment Competition 2008'' - discuss here.
04 Jul, 2008
02 Jul, 2008
01 Jul, 2008
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Google Shake Hands With Creator Of ''Family Guy'' to create an Internet-distributed animated tv series of 50 episodes - discuss here.
01 Jul, 2008