Two films, created by 2008 graduates from the animation course at the University of Hertfordshire, recently won awards at the prestigious Animex festival, for games art and visual effects.
Vincent Chai’s film World War won the Games Art award, and Krissy Josephides and Aqeel Ahmed’s film Alienated won the Visual Effects award. Out of the winners, only one other first prize went to a UK university, with the rest being ...
Autodesk, Inc. and NaturalMotion Ltd., today announced that the companies are working to build an advanced integration between their respective popular game development products - Autodesk Kynapse artificial intelligence (AI) middleware and morpheme animation middleware engine.
“Animation and AI have become increasingly linked in modern game development, said Torsten Reil, CEO of NaturalMotion. “Pathfinding algorithms, for example, require reliable execution by the animation network; in turn, believable motion requires precise ...
Today is the official launch date of 3D Artist magazine! And to get you in the mood, here are some example spreads from issue one, along with our beautiful cover image from Soa Lee.
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Included in this issue;
Features and Interviews
- Kieron Helsdon – from cover discs to Lighting TD on Hollywood films
- Brutsblueder Design – shiny robots, sexy woman, future design
- Inside the Blender Foundation – Dutch programmers giving it all away
How to create amazing pieces of artwork:
- Tot Rod! Create ...