Reviews

4 ways to get the most out of Blacksmith3D

Dec 01, 2017 at 10:02 am by nickcharles

Book Review: Affinity Designer Workbook

Nov 24, 2017 at 10:02 am by nickcharles

Title: Affinity Designer WorkbookHardcover: 448 pagesPublisher: Serif Europe Ltd (October 2016) Language: EnglishISBN-13: 978-1909581036 Recently I had reviewed Affinity Desi.... Read More

Affinity Designer in Review

Nov 17, 2017 at 01:02 pm by nickcharles

Born out of a new idea within the Serif company in Europe, the Affinity range of professional graphics software started appearing with the launch of Affinity Designer in 2014..... Read More

Autodesk Sketchbook Review

Nov 17, 2017 at 11:02 am by Barbara Din

Welcome to my little review corner! This time I'm having a look at Autodesk SketchBook Pro, desktop version. My first impression is that of beauty and tidiness. I love (need).... Read More

Using Maya LT and Stingray to create interactive experiences

Nov 17, 2017 at 09:02 am by nemirc

Stingray is a 3D game engine by Autodesk that you can get it as part of a subscription, or free when you get Autodesk Maya LT. The engine is capable of producing stunning visu.... Read More

Faceware Realtime for iClone Review

Nov 10, 2017 at 10:02 am by nickcharles

reallusion Finally, it was here. The webcam and Faceware. I was about to crest the plateau into facial motion capture. And I was doing it without looking like something from a.... Read More

XP-Pen Artist 22HD in Review

Nov 10, 2017 at 09:02 am by nickcharles

For a digital artist, having a pen display as your canvas is a wonderful thing. But, finding a display that meets your needs and is affordable can be tricky. Fortunately, ther.... Read More

Review: Adobe MyPortfolio.com

Nov 03, 2017 at 12:02 pm by Warlord720

AdobeIf your website is bordering on insanely criminal due to a lack of attention then you're in the right place. The basic responsibility of a site operator is to.... keep it.... Read More

DesignEvo Logo Maker Review

Oct 30, 2017 at 12:02 pm by Barbara Din

Design Evo is a website in which you can create logos online for free. I assume its main goal is to have a tool that allows you to make something fast and easy. So, with th.... Read More

Amazon Storywriter is your new screenwriting coach

Oct 25, 2017 at 11:02 am by mhaase75

Whether you are just getting started writing screenplays or are a seasoned pro, Amazon Storywriter is a screenwriting app you should know about. Not only is Amazon Storywrite.... Read More

Rewired: Advanced input system for Unity

Oct 20, 2017 at 10:32 am by nemirc

It is rare that I call a tool or piece of software a must-have, because different users have different requirements and not all tools will fit all project types. However I hav.... Read More

Corel Painter 2018 Review

Oct 20, 2017 at 09:44 am by Barbara Din

The last version of Corel Painter I tried was 12, I think. And I didn't keep it back then because it was very laggy. So, when I first installed this new Corel Painter 2018.... Read More

Replicating a Science Fiction Classic: Review of Blade Runner 2049

Oct 20, 2017 at 09:02 am by -gToon

Replicating a Classic: Review of Blade Runner 2049 It's always scary when you're doing a sequel to a film, because you don't want to just repeat the first film in a differ.... Read More

Reallusion iClone7 Review: Evolution of an animation powerhouse

Oct 13, 2017 at 10:02 am by Warlord720

When iClone burst into the world it had a bit of an identity crisis. It was supposed to be an application that allowed almost anyone to animate their online avatar. At the tim.... Read More

Review: Maya LT what any game developer needs

Oct 06, 2017 at 10:02 am by nemirc

I've been a long time Maya user, and I've seen how the software has grown and become more complex. When I worked in media production, I pretty much knew the application inside.... Read More

Wacom Cintiq Pro 13 Review

Oct 03, 2017 at 01:05 am by Barbara Din

The Cintiq Pro 13 is one of the latest of the Cintiq line devices developed by Wacom. Let's check it out together! My only Wacom product so far has been an old Graphire 2 (wh.... Read More

The game re-Design of Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice

Sep 29, 2017 at 01:02 pm by nemirc

Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice (Hellblade, for short) is a very interesting game. Not because it has an original mechanic, but rather because it makes a very interesting desig.... Read More

Review: CrazyTalk 8.1 is, above all else, fun

Sep 29, 2017 at 10:02 am by Warlord720

CrazyTalk is one of the easiest programs to learn and create with that instantly produces advanced effects. When it comes to creating talking heads or animating a painting, av.... Read More

Review: Vegas Creative Software

Sep 15, 2017 at 09:02 am by Warlord720

As a longtime user of Vegas, I didn't exactly embrace the selling of the application from Sony Creative to Magix. I was concerned about long-term development and financial r.... Read More

Book Review: Design for Motion

Sep 06, 2017 at 01:06 pm by nickcharles

Title: Design for MotionPaperback: 356 pagesPublisher: Focal Press; 1 edition (December 10, 2015) Language: EnglishISBN-13: 978-1138812093Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 10.9 x 0.8.... Read More