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Archive Apr 2011
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E-on Software have released Carbon Scatter for Maya and Cinema 4D.
CG artist Jeff Patton explains the benefits of using Iray.
Chaos Group have announced the release of their V-Ray 2.0 renderer for Maya.
30 Apr, 2011
30 Apr, 2011
29 Apr, 2011
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10ravens have released a collection of dinosaur basemeshes, ready for sculpting and texturing.
Thuristar have completed the latest developer's diary for their animated comedy short, 850 Meters.
Meindbender have an article on CGSociety on the making of their spectacular The Pirate commercial.
29 Apr, 2011
29 Apr, 2011
29 Apr, 2011
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Evermotion has released The Secret FX Training DVD, with over 6 hours of tutorials on fx production.
Pixologic have updated GoZ for ZBrush 4 to add support for Photoshop.
Crytek have announced the launch of a free CryENGINE SDK in August 2011. (Thanks for posting, Krallis)
28 Apr, 2011
27 Apr, 2011
26 Apr, 2011
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Subdivision Reversion for 3ds Max will recreate the subdivision levels of an already subdivided mesh with 100% precision.
Get a sneak peek at new features you can look forward to ZBrush 4R2, from Pixologic.
CameraMan allows you to control a camera in Maya with an iPhone 4 or an iPod Touch 4G.
26 Apr, 2011
25 Apr, 2011
25 Apr, 2011
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Director Josh Whedon has posted that principal photography on his epic film The Avengers will begin today, the 25th of April.
Nintendo has announced that the successor to their Wii console is set to arrive in 2012. More information at E3 2011.
i3DTutorials are offering a 40% discount on all their products, to kick off spring with a bang.
25 Apr, 2011
25 Apr, 2011
23 Apr, 2011
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With Rich Dirt you can procedurally add aging effects and dirt to your models in 3ds Max.
The Area have an interview with Kevin Martel, an animator on the animated feature film Rango.
Framestore has completed around 570 vfx shots for the fantasy adventure film Your Highness.
23 Apr, 2011
22 Apr, 2011
21 Apr, 2011
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Planetside Software has released Terragen 2.3, now with 64 bit support.
Luxology ships modo for SolidWorks Kit. See the features provided, here.
Trevor Hogg has a conversation with visual effects supervisor John 'DJ' DesJardin.
21 Apr, 2011
21 Apr, 2011
20 Apr, 2011
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Zoic Studios helps create a groundbreaking episode for Fringe, handling 240 shots in under six weeks.
With Archinteriors Vol. 23 Evermotion are offering 10 scenes in a baroque and rococo style.
See how Axis Animation used Houdini for the well known Dead Island cinematic trailer.
20 Apr, 2011
20 Apr, 2011
19 Apr, 2011
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Take a look at these feature videos for Chaos Group's fluid dynamics plug-in, Phoenix FD.
Director Michael Bay discusses his upcoming film, Transformers: Dark of the Moon.
Eyeon has launched Fusion 6.2, their acclaimed compositing application.
18 Apr, 2011
18 Apr, 2011
16 Apr, 2011
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E-on Software have announced the release of LumenRT, for visualization of architectural projects in real-time.
Check out this 10 minute long video blog from the set of Peter Jackson's new film, The Hobbit.
Adobe has introduced the Creative Suite 5.5 product line, and will change to a 12 month upgrade cycle, instead of 18-24.
16 Apr, 2011
16 Apr, 2011
14 Apr, 2011
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10ravens have released their latest model collection, containing Bedroom Furniture.
The Blender Foundation has released Blender 2.57, the first stable release of the 2.5 series.
The Pixel Farm have released the latest version of their tracking and matchmoving application, PFTrack 2011.
14 Apr, 2011
14 Apr, 2011
14 Apr, 2011
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Cebas has released finalRender 3.5 and 3.5 SE for 3ds Max 2012.
meshmixer04 is the latest update to the free sculpting and modeling application. See the new features in action.
The future of cinema? Peter Jackson has posted that he is shooting his Hobbit films at 48 fps in 3D.
13 Apr, 2011
13 Apr, 2011
12 Apr, 2011
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We learn more of Thor with this behind the scenes featurette for the film.
John Lasseter discusses the storytelling process he uses at Pixar for animated feature films.
E-on Software have unveiled Vue 9.5. See the new features here
12 Apr, 2011
12 Apr, 2011
12 Apr, 2011
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Digital-Tutors releases free iPad app.
Go behind the scenes with the team at Taylor James for their work on Desperados' global print campaign.
Get a glimpse into the environmental and character art direction for the game Lord of the Rings: War in the North.
12 Apr, 2011
11 Apr, 2011
11 Apr, 2011
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Tim Miller, co-founder of Blur Studios, has been chosen to direct X-Men Origins: Deadpool.
Josh Nimoy goes in-depth about his very interesting work on Tron: Legacy.
CGarchitect is hosting a charity auction in support of the Japan Earthquake/Tsunami relief.
09 Apr, 2011
09 Apr, 2011
07 Apr, 2011
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3ds Max 2012 and 3ds Max Design 2012 have been released and are now available for download.
Forbes have posted their yearly list of the Top 15 wealthiest fictional characters.
Forum member Grant Warwick has been testing 3ds Max 2012 and has released a comprehensive review for it.
07 Apr, 2011
07 Apr, 2011
06 Apr, 2011
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Check out all the features you can look forward to in the latest version of the popular Unreal 3 engine.
Director Joseph Kosinski discusses the next movie in the Tron franchise.
Next Limit Technologies have announced a brand new plugin, Maxwell Render for Bonzai3d.
06 Apr, 2011
06 Apr, 2011
05 Apr, 2011
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Digital-Tutors has unveiled its Professional Series training sessions, 17 interactive courses and an all-new website.
Trevor Hogg has posted a lengthy and very thorough article on the VFX of the film Sucker Punch.
Check out two behind-the-scenes featurettes for the film Fast Five, set for release on April 29th.
05 Apr, 2011
05 Apr, 2011
02 Apr, 2011
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Read about Look Effects' work on Limitless, to enhance the film's visual motifs.
Take a look at the VFX done by Modus FX for the sci-fi film Source Code.
01 Apr, 2011
01 Apr, 2011