The 3D community has been nominating in the thousands for talented artists to be awarded the 2009 Autodesk Maya, 3ds Max, and Softimage Masters, and the results are now in:
Riki Babington - 3ds Max Master
David Baker - 3ds Max Master
Ted Boardman - 3ds Max Master
Gus Capote - 3ds Max Master
Bohong Deng - 3ds Max Master
Bradley Gabe - Softimage Master
Joe Gunn - 3ds Max Master
Tyson Ibele - ...
Artbeats, a 20-year veteran in the stock footage industry, announced today that they are offering a FREE, downloadable HD clip every day at artbeats.com. In this "no strings attached" program, visitors to the Artbeats home page can access a different free clip every day simply by registering or logging-in to their online account. The clips, valued at up to $299 USD each, are pre-selected directly from the Artbeats and Artbeats ...
Vancouver Film School (VFS), Canada’s premier post-secondary entertainment arts institution and one of the most distinguished in the world, is thrilled to congratulate VFS graduates Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell on the four Academy Award nominations awarded to their acclaimed film District 9, as announced this morning by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
District 9, a break-out hit directed by VFS 3D Animation & Visual Effects graduate ...
Industrial designers are achieving photorealistic imaging results from designs modeled in Solidworks 2010 and visualized in Solidworks PhotoView 360 and Luxology®'s modo® software. PhotoView 360, which is bundled with the SolidWorks Premium and Professional 2010 editions, offers ease of use for rapid design visualization while modo offers maximum control over design visualization parameters with advanced features like animation.
SolidWorks users Stuart Brown and Paul McCrorey have recently tapped the capabilities of ...
Dare to be Digital, the leading international computer game design competition, is calling for teams of talented student programmers and artists to apply for this year’s competition.
The Dare organising team are calling for teams with games ideas targeted for any platforms including social networking sites, mobile phones, pc and any consoles, to apply online now.
The competition, organised and promoted by the University of Abertay Dundee, will involve dozens ...
Wacom today announces the Intuos4 Wireless professional pen tablet, a highly-anticipated product featuring Bluetooth wireless technology. The new Intuos4 Wireless is aimed at digital content creators such as photographers, designers and artists who seek the freedom of wireless technology as well as the control and comfort benefits inherent in Wacom’s professional range of pen tablets. The liberating experience of being able to move about the room and work "unattached" from ...
Prime Focus Software, the R&D and software development arm of Prime Focus, today announced the release of Deadline 4.0, the company’s easy-to-use administration and rendering toolkit for Windows, Linux and Mac OSX-based render farms. This new version includes improved Mac OSX support, enhanced scalability and stability, in addition to an abundance of key new features.
The release of Deadline 4.0 follows many months of intensive beta testing. Beta tester and ...
Vancouver Film School (VFS), Canada’s premier entertainment arts institution, and Pixologic, maker of the award-winning 2D/3D sculpting, texturing, and painting application ZBrush, today announced an official partnership agreement to provide VFS with full access to educational licenses for Pixologic’s cutting-edge software, ZBrush.
The partnership is the first of its kind for Pixologic in Canada. The agreement will primarily benefit students of VFS’s Animation & Visual Effects programs, respected worldwide for ...
For those of you considering working in this thriving, dynamic industry, Escape Studios are offering a taster into the world of computer graphics with a range of three-day short courses. They’re a great opportunity to get a better understanding of the career opportunities out there while gaining valuable insight into the industry.
The four new taster courses available are: Introduction to 3D using Maya (the leading 3D imaging software), Introduction to ...
StudioGPU has entered into an agreement with Weta Workshop, a multiple Oscar winning one-stop studio servicing the world’s creative industries, to integrate and further develop StudioGPU MachStudio Pro for its television production pipeline.
MachStudio Pro real-time 3D workflow and rendering software allows artists, designers, engineers, directors, and technical directors (TDs) to work with 3D lighting, camera views and multi-point perspectives in an interactive non-linear fashion with real-time high fidelity ...