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Archive Mar 2011
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TurboSquid has announced that it will merge with two of its competitors: Falling Pixel and Exchange 3D.
Pavel Kuznetsov has released a commercial version of his Ky_Trail plug-in for 3ds Max.
V-Ray 2.0 for Maya has entered public beta testing.
31 Mar, 2011
31 Mar, 2011
31 Mar, 2011
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Scott Metzger, VFX artist at Method Studios speaks about using V-Ray for their Halo: Reach commercial.
Fabio Bautista has a new tutorial on sculpting an amazon warrior, from his entry in the Sculpting Challenges on 3DTotal.
Prime Focus has been chosen by Lucasfilm to collaborate on the 3D conversion of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace.
31 Mar, 2011
30 Mar, 2011
30 Mar, 2011
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Trevor Hogg has completed his five part profile on the legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese.
3DjOBS has launched a search engine giving artists access to a database of over 2,000 current industry jobs by type and location.
Dali and the City: Surrealist Sculptures is an exhibition to be held in London, from April 1st to June 30th.
30 Mar, 2011
29 Mar, 2011
29 Mar, 2011
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Take a look at video interviews with the directors of the animated films Kung Fu Panda 2 and Puss in Boots.
Read about how the 1100 VFX shots of Sucker Punch were sent to four different companies to get the job done on time.
Batman will be reinvented after next year's The Dark Knight Rises, all in preparation for an upcoming Justice League feature film.
29 Mar, 2011
29 Mar, 2011
29 Mar, 2011
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Take a first look at what Pixar's next feature animated film, Brave, is about. The movie is planned for release on June 22nd, 2012.
The feature list of the new version of Mental Ray, 3.9, has been released.
Jamie Bell teases us with details of the upcoming animated feature Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn.
28 Mar, 2011
26 Mar, 2011
26 Mar, 2011
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The Strause brothers discuss their work on last year's Skyline and their new film, War of the Ages.
OurBricks lets you discover, interact with and share 3D content right in your browser. (Thanks for posting, Nukie)
The Computer Graphics Student Awards is an annual event that showcases and rewards excellence in computer graphics from students and recent graduates.
25 Mar, 2011
25 Mar, 2011
25 Mar, 2011
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IGN have made a list of the best car chases in movies. Is your favorite one in the list?
Naiad 0.5.1 has been released. See the list of new features and improvements.
Did you think Duke Nukem Forever would be out on time? Really? The Duke never comes early.
25 Mar, 2011
24 Mar, 2011
24 Mar, 2011
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There are 20 minutes of behind the scenes footage to explore for the new movie in the Scream series.
If you enjoyed Rango, check out this feature article with its visual effects supervisor, Tim Alexander.
A screenwriter is suing Disney and Pixar claiming Cars was stolen.
23 Mar, 2011
22 Mar, 2011
22 Mar, 2011
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Check out a cool featurette on the music of Rio, the animated feature film set to open on April 7th.
XRayBlendSkin allows interactive skinning blend with dual quaternions within 3ds Max.
Prepare to return to Middle Earth. The Hobbit is finally about to start filming, and director Peter Jackson has two images to tease us.
22 Mar, 2011
22 Mar, 2011
21 Mar, 2011
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Tech ARP have the scoop on the upcoming GeForce GTX 590. See the specs of NVIDIA's mammoth.
HotHardware have reviewed the new Apple iPad 2 tablet. Is it a worthy successor?
RayFire has been updated with version 1.55, see the features here.
21 Mar, 2011
21 Mar, 2011
19 Mar, 2011
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cebas has released Service Pack 2 for its leading 3ds Max core rendering engine, finalRender 3.5.
Thinkbox Software have released Frost, a plugin for 3ds Max. See what it can do, here.
Get an idea about how Cinesite destroyed LA for Battle: Los Angeles.
19 Mar, 2011
19 Mar, 2011
19 Mar, 2011
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Footage of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 has been released online, courtesy of ABC Family.
Hot Hardware are looking at the GeForce GTX 580 and which versions are top of the line in the single GPU market.
Artists Help Japan - earthquake & tsunami emergency fund, a worthy effort to support a country in danger and sorrow.
18 Mar, 2011
18 Mar, 2011
17 Mar, 2011
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The making of Frozen Crossing Alpha, the frozen battle scene, shows something of every aspect of its production.
The animated feature film Mars Needs Moms is being called a historic disaster at the box office for Disney.
MPC's have a new video on the creation of their 360 spot for Sky Movies.
17 Mar, 2011
17 Mar, 2011
16 Mar, 2011
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NVIDIA have launched the GeForce GTX 550 TI graphics card. See Tech ARP's article on it.
XPro Software have released free Photoshop Action Sets for personal and commercial use.
Evermotion have released Archmodels Volume 96, that contains 65 highly detailed models of toys.
16 Mar, 2011
15 Mar, 2011
15 Mar, 2011
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10ravens have a daily discount offer on their products, such as models, base meshes and textures.
Copitor is a useful script that allows you to copy and paste objects from one 3ds Max session to another.
There's a new and lengthy behind the scenes featurette on the film Battle: Los Angeles, released last week.
14 Mar, 2011
14 Mar, 2011
14 Mar, 2011
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Ten24 along with Axis Animation and Infinite-Realities® created the main character models for the Dead Island trailer.
Animation World Network have an article about the breakthroughs achieved in performance capture for the animated film Mars Needs Moms.
Catherine Hardwicke discusses the VFX in her new fairy tale film, Red Riding Hood.
12 Mar, 2011
12 Mar, 2011
12 Mar, 2011
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E-on Software has released Carbon Scatter for 3ds Max, with versions for Maya and Cinema4D coming soon.
Exocortex Technologies have announced Momentum 2.0, a high speed multiphysics simulator for Softimage.
ILM discusses the work they did on their first (hopefully of many) animated feature film, Rango.
11 Mar, 2011
10 Mar, 2011
10 Mar, 2011
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Explore the science of Source Code with this featurette for the feature film due out April 1st.
Junction VFX has an in-depth VFX breakdown for one of the shots in the short film Find Makarov.
Meshmixer's latest version is available for free download, with a complete UI rewrite for several workflow improvements.
10 Mar, 2011
10 Mar, 2011
09 Mar, 2011
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CGSociety has an interesting production focus on the cyberpunk shooter Deus Ex: Human Revolution.
DreamWorks Animation has released its film launch schedule through 2014.
an(i)ma is the fastest stand-alone character animation application developed especially for architects and designers.
09 Mar, 2011
09 Mar, 2011
08 Mar, 2011
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Blizzard Entertainment has turned 20 years old, and has released a long retrospective video of its history.
Find out about the film Expedition 4514 and how you can help it become a reality.
CG Channel takes a first look at the new features in Smoke 2012.
08 Mar, 2011
07 Mar, 2011
07 Mar, 2011
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Solid Iris Technologies have released Thea Render, containing both state-of-the-art biased and unbiased engines.
CGStudio Map is a map-based website gathering and sharing information about over 1000 CG studios in the world.
On March 8-10, MPC's Recruitment Team will be in Los Angeles to find new talent.
05 Mar, 2011
04 Mar, 2011
04 Mar, 2011
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Autodesk has made available the new features for Softimage 2012.
Digital-Tutors starts off March with a big announcement, containing all-new courses and free training.
Take a look at a short making of featurette for Battle: Los Angeles, the gritty invasion movie getting released on March 11.
04 Mar, 2011
03 Mar, 2011
02 Mar, 2011
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3Dconnexion, a subsidiary of Logitech, are celebrating their one millionth 3D mouse milestone!
See the host of new features Autodesk has released in regards to Maya 2012. Shaping up to be an apocalyptic iteration.
Autodesk have revealed the new features for 3dsmax 2012. (Thanks for posting, JHarford)
02 Mar, 2011
01 Mar, 2011
01 Mar, 2011
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Autodesk have revealed the new feature list for the latest iteration of their sculpting application, Mudbox 2012. (Thanks for posting, hulahuga)
Take a first look at Sentinel Prime and more pieces of information regarding Transformers: Dark of the Moon, now without dorky humor.
01 Mar, 2011
01 Mar, 2011