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With Wacom Inkling you can transfer your sketches into digital artwork, by using a pressure sensitive pen on regular paper.
Pixar director Dan Scanlon talks about his upcoming animated feature film Monsters University.
Trackmaker is a very useful script for 3dsmax that allows the easy creation of tank tracks, escalators, etc.
30 Aug, 2011
30 Aug, 2011
29 Aug, 2011
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More light-cycle action incoming, as actor Bruce Boxleitner has confirmed the tentative release of a new Tron movie for 2013.
AWN has a preview of all the visual effects rich movies you can look forward to for the rest of the year.
See how several visual effects houses joined forces to create the visual effects for the Conan the Barbarian film.
29 Aug, 2011
28 Aug, 2011
27 Aug, 2011
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Get a behind the scenes look at the making of State Farm's State of Chaos ad.
Trevor Hogg has written an artist profile about production designer Guy Hendrix Dyas.
Voice actor Josh Keaton takes us behind the scenes on the Spider-Man Edge of Time video game.
27 Aug, 2011
26 Aug, 2011
26 Aug, 2011
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Cyberpunk meets the renaissance in Deus Ex: Human Revolution. Find out more about the development of the game in this production focus.
Brush up on your digital painting with free beginner-level video tutorials at CtrlPaint.
Steve Jobs has resigned from his position as CEO of Apple.
26 Aug, 2011
25 Aug, 2011
25 Aug, 2011
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Phillip Bloom has some behind the scenes insight on the upcoming World War II film Red Tails.
CGAxis have released a new model collection, Trees II, containing 25 highly detailed models of trees.
The main cast and director of Real Steel discuss the plot of the upcoming robot boxing movie.
24 Aug, 2011
24 Aug, 2011
24 Aug, 2011
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Besides a fully CG Yoda for Ep I, read about the new improvements to the Star Wars saga for the Blu-ray Disc release in September.
Cebas have interviewed Mohsen Mousavi, FX Supervisor at Pixomondo about his work on Sucker Punch.
Trevor Hogg chats with several VFX supervisors about the visual effects industry.
23 Aug, 2011
23 Aug, 2011
23 Aug, 2011
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Read about the collaboration between several visual effects studios to create the CG for the Fright Night vampire movie remake.
You can now create 3d models from photographs, with the help of Project Photofly from Autodesk.
Freshen up on the Basic Principles of Animation with this funny selection from AnimSchool's video lecture.
23 Aug, 2011
23 Aug, 2011
22 Aug, 2011
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Read about how Weta Digital break new grounds in the performance capture field with their VFX for Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
Legend3D have recently converted 62 minutes of 2D footage into 3D for The Smurfs.
Evermotion have released HD Models Cars Volume 5, a collection of 10 highly detailed vechicle models.
22 Aug, 2011
22 Aug, 2011
22 Aug, 2011
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Get your 3ds Max hints and tips from Autodesk's very own Jaime Gwilliam.
TreeSketch 2.0 is an app that allows you to model trees in a very intuitive way on your iPad. (Thanks for posting, Nukie)
Look forward to a new sci-fi movie in the Blade Runner universe, to be directed by none other than Ridley Scott.
20 Aug, 2011
20 Aug, 2011
19 Aug, 2011
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Crytek has released a full version of their amazing CryENGINE 3 for free, for non-commercial game development.
Get an inside look at how Video Copilot's Andrew Kramer created the Demon Cam promotion video.
Go behind the scenes with Framestore on their epic Siege CG commercial for Coca Cola.
19 Aug, 2011
18 Aug, 2011
17 Aug, 2011
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Freelancer artist John Martini has released Welder 1.0, a script for 3ds Max that creates welds between intersecting geometry.
Billy Crystal talks about his enthusiasm on playing Mike again for Pixar's 2013 animated film, Monsters University.
Get a behind the scenes look at the music and sound design process on the sci-fi Deus Ex: Human Revolution game.
16 Aug, 2011
15 Aug, 2011
14 Aug, 2011
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See the capabilities of the new Gigatexel Engine for the Mudbox 2012 Advantage Pack.
CG Cookie have a cool two part tutorial on creating a smoking volcano with FumeFX in 3ds Max.
Take a look at the creative development process of the animated short Bridge, in this making of featurette.
14 Aug, 2011
13 Aug, 2011
11 Aug, 2011
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Luxion has announced KeyShot 3, the next iteration of their rendering application.
Zoic Studios discusses the VFX done for the HBO vampire series, True Blood.
Imagination Technologies has previewed a beta of the new Brazil 3.0 interactive ray tracing renderer.
11 Aug, 2011
11 Aug, 2011
11 Aug, 2011
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Trevor Hogg chats with art director Paul Inglis about the Game of Thrones series and the upcoming Prometheus film.
Get some behind the scenes insight on how motion capture was used for F.E.A.R. 3.
Render Rocket and Thinware Media have forged a partnership that will enable animation studios to fully automate cloud rendering.
10 Aug, 2011
10 Aug, 2011
09 Aug, 2011
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Fuel VFX has created 120 shots for the superhero movie Captain America: The First Avenger.
E-On Software has released a trial version of Carbon Scatter for 3ds Max, Maya and Cinema4D.
Check out this funny presentation video for The Golaem Project, the crowd simulation software for Maya.
09 Aug, 2011
09 Aug, 2011
09 Aug, 2011
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Get a new sneak preview at the new features and improvements in ZBrush 4 Release 2.
Ain't It Cool News have an interview with Andrew Garfield, next year's Peter Parker for The Amazing Spider-Man reboot.
Go behind the scenes with Aardman on Gulp, the world record breaking stop motion short film.
07 Aug, 2011
07 Aug, 2011
07 Aug, 2011
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This interview with Dror Gill discusses JPEGmini, a new image compression technology.
Find out about ILM's VFX work on the Cowboys & Aliens film currently in theaters.
Get the first look at Henry Cavill as the new Superman for Man of Steel.
05 Aug, 2011
05 Aug, 2011
05 Aug, 2011
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Find out how Sony Pictures Imageworks brought life to the little blue creatures for The Smurfs.
Find out about the visual effects work Digital Domain did for the latest Transformers film.
The developers at Blizzard Entertainment discuss the combat and art style approached in the upcoming Diablo III game.
04 Aug, 2011
04 Aug, 2011
04 Aug, 2011
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i3D Tutorials have released new tutorial for Softimage artists, Mastering the Art of ICE Volume II: Lagoa Multiphysics.
Maxon have announced the release of Cinema 4D R13 in September. See the new features and improvements here.
Weta Digital has released a featurette on the revolutionary visual effects work done on the Rise of the Planet of the Apes film.
03 Aug, 2011
03 Aug, 2011
03 Aug, 2011
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Digic Pictures reveals some cool behind the scenes information about their workflow on the Assassin's Creed Revelations cinematic trailer.
The developers at Euclideon have seen the future of graphics, and that future is polygon free. See their Unlimited Detail tech preview.
Evermotion have just released Archexteriors vol 13, containing 10 fully textured scenes ready for render.
03 Aug, 2011
02 Aug, 2011
02 Aug, 2011
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Thinkbox Software have unveiled Krakatoa MX 2.0 with a host of new features and improvements.
01 Aug, 2011