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Michael Haase


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Mar 08, 2018


Attention Writers: Camp NaNoWriMo Starts April 1st!

Mar 15, 2018 at 09:37 am by mhaase75

If you do any writing or creative storytelling, chances are you’ve heard of NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month. The annual event occurs every November, challengi.... Read More Wants the World to Learn to Draw

Mar 10, 2018 at 02:28 am by mhaase75 is one of the largest online art education sites on a worldwide scale, making it quite the surprise to me how relatively unknown it is. The entire site started i.... Read More

Interview with 3D Modeler and Digital Sculptor Wil Hughes

Mar 09, 2018 at 12:08 pm by mhaase75

The first time I saw Wil Hughes' work, I could not look away. He is a digital sculptor who has a keen eye for taking works of popular cartoon characters and making them look r.... Read More

Luminar 2018 is easy, powerful photo editing tool

Feb 28, 2018 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

Luminar 2018 is powerful photography software. With so many options for photo editing, from phone apps to immersive desktop suites, finding a program that stands out from the.... Read More

Review of Master Writer: Creative Writing Reference Suite

Dec 30, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

master Writing is a constant pursuit for finding the best way to express yourself. Typically, writers have a dictionary and thesaurus handy to help in the process of composit.... Read More

Say hello to... SketchUp Free!

Nov 16, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

sketch up In our start-up days at @Last Software, one of our team mottos was '3D for the Rest of Us.' The 'rest of us,' were professionals who didn't want -- or couldn't affor.... Read More

Interview with Graphic Designer Esteban Diácono

Nov 29, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

The first moment I saw a demo reel of Esteban Diácono's work, I could not look away. His talent in motion graphics design is undeniable. His perspective and execution is uni.... Read More

How to maximize AR, VR performance with advanced stereo rendering

Nov 21, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

With Unity 2017.2, we released support for Stereo Instancing for XR devices running on DX11, meaning that developers will have access to even more performance optimizations fo.... Read More

Welcome to the Holodeck, NVIDIA's Design Lab of the Future

Nov 21, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

NVIDIA holodeck NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) announced it has opened early access to NVIDIA® Holodeck™, its intelligent virtual reality platform, for select designers and develop.... Read More

Foundry completes the Modo 11 Series with significant modeling enhancements

Nov 12, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

modo Creative software developer, Foundry, has today announced the launch of Modo 11.2, the third and final instalment of the powerful Modo 11 Series. Building on the improvem.... Read More

Star Wars Machinima Fan Wins Awards & Recognitions with iClone Films

Nov 21, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

I started making videos since 2002. It was around the time that independent filmmakers were realizing that the internet was a good way to share their stories. Over the years,.... Read More

AI Devices that Walk, Roll and Fly -- and Tacos -- Draw Developers to NVIDIA HQ

Nov 21, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

At an event that spanned everything from robots to the software and semiconductors that power them, our team in charge of autonomous machines hosted Thursday the first public.... Read More

Making cool stuff with ScriptableObjects

Nov 22, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

I'm Matt Schell, the Senior Screencaster on the Online Evangelism team at Unity. I make stuff in Unity and teach others how to do it via our Twitch channel and on YouTube. I'v.... Read More

AI Serves Up Feast of Recipes for Thanksgiving and Beyond

Nov 21, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

You're hosting your first Thanksgiving dinner for your extended family. So the pressure's on. You need recipes that'll wow the crowd, ones that live up to the gorgeous images.... Read More

NVIDIA discontinues Mental Ray with FAQ

Nov 22, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

NVIDIA issued the following FAQ earlier this week: NVIDIA will no longer offer new subscriptions to the Mental Ray plugins for Maya and 3ds Max, as well as Mental Ray standa.... Read More

Unity 2017.3b feature preview: Assembly Definition Files and Transform Tool

Nov 22, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

As the release of Unity 2017.3 is drawing near, we'd like to show you two nifty features that you'd might like. The first feature is Assembly Definition Files. With this featu.... Read More

Vicon, Framestore Help Raise Armies of the Dead in Marvel Studios' 'Thor: Ragnarok'

Nov 21, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

In Marvel Studios' latest blockbuster, Thor: Ragnarok, an electrified god of thunder fights off an army of undead soldiers high above the waters on the narrow Rainbow Bridge,.... Read More

Through the World's Eyes: The 2018 Visual Trend Forecast from Adobe Stock

Nov 21, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

adobe With 2018 just around the corner, the team at Adobe Stock is looking ahead. We've been tracking the visual conversation around the world -- from shows and galleries, to.... Read More

Red Giant's Year End Sale is Coming

Nov 21, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

Folks - Don't fall victim to Black Friday or Cyber Monday! Save your money... for just a little while longer. On Tuesday, December 5, 2017, we are having our Red Giant Year E.... Read More

Blender through the wine glass

Nov 17, 2017 at 12:00 am by mhaase75

So, I heard going from Blender to Maya is a breeze. Well, try going from Maya to Blender? You'll need a glass of wine once you start. I decided Maya is ... it's not in the bud.... Read More