Reviews

Flame Painter 3 Review

May 18, 2017 at 01:15 am by Barbara Din

As I felt when I first opened Escape Motions' Rebelle 2, I find myself in a nice, clean and sexy UI with Flame Painter 3. All the panels you need to work are there, and you ca.... Read More

The "Guardians of the Galaxy" Movie Review

May 14, 2017 at 04:26 pm by -gToon

Last weekend, I made my way to the local theater to see "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2" with my husband. I saw the first one and my hubby is obsessed with the movie, so I figu.... Read More

Book Review: The Man Who Grew His Beard by Olivier Schrauwen

May 04, 2017 at 01:19 pm by -gToon

Title: The Man Who Grew His Beard Author: Olivier Schrauwen Product details: Digital eBook, 112 pages Price (digital): $15.99. Publisher: Fantagraphics (December, 2014) P.... Read More

Substance Designer 6

May 03, 2017 at 07:34 pm by nemirc

Recently, Allegorithmic released Substance Designer 6, a new of their amazing material creation application. I've covered Substance Designer in the past, but in case you aren'.... Read More

Rebelle 2 | First Look and Review

May 03, 2017 at 12:57 am by Barbara Din

I opened Escape Motions' Rebelle 2 for the first time and I must say, my first impression was good! What you first see is a welcome tutorial (which you can re-access at any ti.... Read More

IronWolf VR: Hunt, Destroy, Survive!

Apr 25, 2017 at 09:22 pm by Warlord720

I can remember the first electronic arcade games I ever saw. I was just a kid and we (my father and me) were taking a late afternoon break from the hot sun on the farm so he c.... Read More

Book Review: CorelDRAW X8 - The Official Guide

Apr 17, 2017 at 01:57 am by nickcharles

CorelDRAW X8: The Official GuideAuthor: Gary David Bouton Published: January 16th 2017 (12th Edition) Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education Softback: 648 pagesDimensions: 7.4 x 1.6.... Read More

Review of FX Series - Legion

Apr 12, 2017 at 10:49 pm by -gToon

"'Legion' is meant to be a show that is a state of mind. But the problem with TV is that there are commercials," Hawley said. "There's a hypnotic quality to the way we put it.... Read More

"Stranger Things" TV Review

Apr 10, 2017 at 04:06 pm by Warlord720

I'm always one for romantic comedies. I'm a hopeless romantic and I love watching couples fall in love. The bottom line is I'm a sucker for love. However, when one of my frien.... Read More

The First Look Of Reallusion's Character Creator 2.0 PBR Review

Apr 01, 2017 at 10:48 am by Warlord720

Reallusion's original Character Creator took the tedious work out of making custom characters while putting the power of custom morph sliders into the hands of it ever growing.... Read More

NVIDIA's Quadro P5000 GPU Review

Mar 29, 2017 at 10:05 pm by -gToon

NVIDIA has been successfully developing and innovating computer graphics technology for nearly 20 years. Whether in the gaming world with their GeForce 10 series of cards or.... Read More

Movie Review of Marvel's "Logan"

Mar 28, 2017 at 03:16 pm by Press Release

Honestly, I've never really been a sci-fi buff. In fact, I'm more of a romance gal who enjoys watching two people fall in love for the first time. Yeah, I'm all about the mush.... Read More

Corel's ParticleShop 1.5 Update

Mar 27, 2017 at 01:02 am by nickcharles

Corel's ParticleShop is a plug-in that gives you a unique, painterly advantage in Adobe's Photoshop, Lightroom, Elements, or other Corel products. In essence, ParticleShop giv.... Read More

Book Review: Beowulf by Santiago Garcia and David Rubin

Mar 16, 2017 at 12:23 pm by -gToon

Title: Beowulf Author: Santiago Garcia and David Rubin Product details: Hardcover, 200 pages Size: 8.7 x 0.9 x 12.3 inches Price (new): $29.99 ISBN: 978-1534301207 Publis.... Read More

Review: Wacom's MobileStudio Pro

Mar 13, 2017 at 10:11 am by nickcharles

At the end of 2016, Wacom started shipping their newest mobile creative device, the MobileStudio Pro, which is the next advancement up from the Cintiq Companion 2, which I rev.... Read More

The Writerly App Can Improve Anyone's Writing

Mar 11, 2017 at 01:07 pm by mhaase75

Like anything else, becoming a good writer requires practice. There are no rules for how to practice, but sometimes a little direction feels nice. Books and websites filled wi.... Read More

Review: Magic Bullet Suite 13

Mar 09, 2017 at 10:05 pm by -gToon

As a video editor creating content every week, I can assure you I look for anything that will keep my workflow efficient and, above all, save time. For example, suppose you a.... Read More

Book Review: Big Book of Contemporary Illustration

Feb 27, 2017 at 03:16 pm by nickcharles

Big Book of Contemporary IllustrationAuthor: Martin Dawber Paperback: 400 pages Publisher: Batsford ISBN-13: 978-1906388317 The Big Book of Contemporary Illustration is a wond.... Read More

Your Idea Starts Here: 77 Mind-Expanding Ways to Unleash Your Creativity by Carolyn Eckert

Feb 25, 2017 at 02:00 pm by -gToon

Title: Your Idea Starts Here: 77 Mind-Expanding Ways to Unleash Your Creativity Author: Carolyn Eckert Product details: Hardback, 240 pages with many illustrations and draw.... Read More

Review: Autodesk's Maya 2017

Feb 16, 2017 at 11:04 pm by -gToon

As a young reporter attending his first computer graphics conference, I found myself at a table with several veteran writers and asked them a question, "What's so special abou.... Read More