News & Features

Join NVIDIA'S Iray Beta for Cinema 4D

Feb 09, 2016 at 01:17 pm by -gToon

CREATE PHYSICALLY BASED LIGHTS AND MATERIALS DIRECTLY IN MAXON CINEMA 4D. Bring interactive physically based rendering to your 3D and broadcast workflows wit.... Read More

Game Development Tools: Autodesk Stingray

Feb 08, 2016 at 02:52 pm by nemirc

Last year, Autodesk released their game development engine Stingray. According to Autodesk, Stingray is being aimed at "indie pros," people who have experience making games bu.... Read More

Freelance CMA Photographer, Dusty Draper

Feb 08, 2016 at 11:04 am by -gToon

I was honored to chat with Freelance CMA Photographer Dusty Draper. When you see his incredible photos, you'll understand why. Dusty is a 2015 Nossi College of Art Graduate..... Read More

Adobe Stock adds 4K Video Content

Feb 05, 2016 at 10:42 pm by -gToon

From the Adobe Creative Cloud blog by Zeke Koch: We've just added over 100,000 native 4K video assets to our ever-growing content collection on Adobe Stock. 4K is increasingl.... Read More

Maxon Announces Cineware 3.0 for After Effects CC

Feb 04, 2016 at 11:11 pm by -gToon

[from the Maxon Press Release ] Friedrichsdorf, Germany - January 27, 2016 - MAXON today announced a new update to Cineware (3.0) for the latest version of Adobe® After Eff.... Read More

Interview with MTSU Photographer Andy Heidt

Feb 04, 2016 at 12:58 pm by -gToon

I spoke with Middle Tennessee State University photographer, Andy Heidt to get the dish on how he started his photography career. Tell me about yourself. I'm a 36-year-old Dig.... Read More

Sketchfab Expanding Its 3D Viewer to Include VR

Jan 30, 2016 at 11:11 pm by -gToon

Sketchfab has recently reached a "big milestone" with its 3D viewer: you now have the option to see your browser-based 3D scene in Virtual Reality (VR). Currently, Sketchfa.... Read More

Allegorithmic Integrates NVIDIA DesignWorks into Substance Designer

Jan 30, 2016 at 12:39 am by -gToon

Quoted from Allegorithmic Case Study: Founded in 2003 by CEO Sébastien Deguy, Allegorithmic develops the Substance suite of applications that allows users to create and edi.... Read More

Interview with Charles Taylor About DRM and Poser Software

Jan 29, 2016 at 03:55 pm by -gToon

Renderosity decided to have a chat with Smith Micro's Charles Taylor (nerd) about his thoughts on DRM as it relates to Smith Micro's Poser Software. 1.) What is Digital Right.... Read More

Dreams of Dali: A Virtual Reality Trip into Salvador Dali Paintings

Jan 29, 2016 at 01:03 am by -gToon

At the 2015 Siggraph conference, I had the pleasure of attending a special session of Jon Peddie's famous press luncheon. The theme of the luncheon was "Getting Virtual" an.... Read More

Laika Releases Trailer for "Kubo and the Two Strings"

Jan 28, 2016 at 08:19 pm by -gToon

Laika, the wonderful animation studio that released Boxtrolls and Coraline, have a trailer out for their newest stop-motion animated film, Kubo and the Two Strings. With an i.... Read More

Introducing Adobe Portfolio: Beautifully Simple Creative Portfolio Websites

Jan 27, 2016 at 10:47 pm by -gToon

From the Jan 25, 2016, Adobe blog written by Sara Rapp: Adobe Portfolio, a tool to build your own personalized website in minutes, available to Creative Cloud subscribers tod.... Read More

Valentine's Day Contest :: Now Open on

Jan 26, 2016 at 11:34 am by -gToon

Love is in the air as we make our way to one of the most anticipated holidays of the year : Valentine's Day. It's filled with hearts, love, roses and couples embracing. Render.... Read More

Brief Chat With Graphic Designer Landon Matney

Jan 25, 2016 at 03:13 pm by -gToon

22-year-old Landon Matney graduated from Nossi College of Art in Nashville. I decided to chat with him because, well, I wanted to others in the same field to feel inspired by.... Read More

Visual Effects Society Announces Nominees for the 14th Annual VES Awards

Jan 24, 2016 at 12:10 pm by -gToon

From the VES press release: The Visual Effects Society (VES), the industry's professional global honorary society, announced the nominees for the 14th Annual VES Awards, th.... Read More

Paolo Ciccone- author of Reality and founder of Pret-a-3D- chats with Renderosity Magazine

Jan 21, 2016 at 03:49 pm by -gToon

Have you been interested in Reality 4.2.1, but haven't had a chance to learn more about it? Well, you're in luck because I chatted with the founder, Paolo Ciccone about Realit.... Read More

A Chat with Embroiderer, Danielle Clough

Jan 21, 2016 at 03:15 pm by -gToon

Danielle Clough, a bubbly and cheery 27-year-old, is an embroiderer. Now, I could be wrong with saying this, but I don't see too many of them around much. I mean, I'm from the.... Read More

Anomaly Live - A Live Poser Tutorial Event

Jan 20, 2016 at 08:14 pm by -gToon

Brian Haberlin, the amazing artist and comics creator, is holding a very special live tutorial on Jan 30th from 1-3pm PST online (or in person. See address below). The event w.... Read More

Chat With Tyler Earles, Graphic Designer

Jan 19, 2016 at 02:48 pm by -gToon

My goal was to interview art/graphic design students who just graduated from various universities. I wanted to see where they landed and how they were doing in their career. S.... Read More

Top 4 Anticipated Animated Movies of 2016

Jan 19, 2016 at 01:51 pm by -gToon

When it comes to animated movies, most of us are fanatics! We love our Disney movies and usually wait for them to debut in theaters. Maybe it's because while watching a Disney.... Read More