Phiphat Pinyosophon - FX Reel
Phiphat Pinyosophon has posted an FX showreel of his work, including several Blur Studio cinematics.
Plasma Arcs in 3D Studio Max - Tutorial
Find out how to create a plasma arc in 3ds Max, with this two part tutorial from CG Cookie.
Krakatoa MX 2
Thinkbox Software have released Krakatoa MX 2, their particle simulation plugin for 3ds Max.