News & Features

Thinkbox Software Announces Sequoia 1.1

Jul 26, 2016 at 11:42 am by -gToon

Los Angeles, CA (July 25, 2016) - Thinkbox Software today announced Sequoia 1.1, a new version of the standalone point cloud meshing application that nearly doubles the softwa.... Read More

Thinkbox Software Expands Third-Party Metered Licensing at SIGGRAPH 2016; Previews Deadline 8.1 and New Features of Frost, Krakatoa and Stoke

Jul 26, 2016 at 11:35 am by -gToon

Los Angeles, CA (July 25, 2016) - Thinkbox Software today announced the availability of on-demand, per-minute licensing for four additional third-party applications via Thinkb.... Read More

Monday @ Siggraph

Jul 26, 2016 at 12:15 am by -gToon

Monday started out awkwardly when I realized I had left my Siggraph badge back at the BnB right after I had paid for a days parking. But everything evened out after a good cup.... Read More

Sunday @ Siggraph

Jul 25, 2016 at 12:26 am by -gToon

The first day of Siggraph is always a Sunday. Traditionally, it's a bit slower paced than the rest of the conference. A way for people to get registered and oriented to the co.... Read More

Covering Siggraph 2016: Facebook Live-stream and More!

Jul 22, 2016 at 10:50 pm by -gToon

Siggraph 2016 will start this Sunday, July 24, at the Anaheim convention center. I will be attending as the press representative for Renderosity and Renderosity Magazine. Thi.... Read More

A Conversation with SIGGRAPH 2016 Conference Chair Mona Kasra

Jul 21, 2016 at 09:31 pm by -gToon

We're less than one week from the SIGGRAPH 2016 conference. Get ready for all the inspiration ahead and read on to find out some things you may not know about this year's ga.... Read More

iPi Soft Announces New Automation Add-On Software Tool

Jul 21, 2016 at 01:16 pm by -gToon

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - iPi Soft, LLC, developers of the iPi Motion Capture line of markerless motion capture technology, today announced the availability of iPi Automation Add-On..... Read More

Nozon and Chaos Group Partnership Makes Volumetric VR Possible Without a Game Engine

Jul 20, 2016 at 08:45 pm by -gToon

BRUSSELS, Belgium and SOFIA, Bulgaria - July 20, 2016 - Today, Nozon and Chaos Group announced a technology partnership that enables artists to create pre-rendered, volumetric.... Read More

Make That Prop Your Own - Creating a Custom Texture

Jul 19, 2016 at 04:04 pm by mhaase75

I love old typewriters. I wrote my first novel on an old beater my parents bought at a garage sale. The typewriter worked. The novel didn't but that's an entirely different st.... Read More

Chaos Group Announces Blockbuster Lineup for V-Ray Days at SIGGRAPH 2016

Jul 19, 2016 at 12:00 pm by -gToon

SOFIA, Bulgaria- July 19, 2016 - Today, Chaos Group announced its fourth annual V-Ray Days at SIGGRAPH 2016. This popular presentation series gives artists an in-depth look at.... Read More

The Foundry Bring the Future of VR and VFX to SIGGRAPH 2016

Jul 19, 2016 at 11:49 am by -gToon

LONDON, UK - July 19, 2016 - Today, The Foundry announced its schedule for SIGGRAPH 2016, which is focused on showcasing how its technology and research projects are helping t.... Read More

ftrack releases powerful new Cinema 4D integration

Jul 19, 2016 at 10:25 am by -gToon

Stockholm, Sweden - July 14, 2016 - ftrack, the leading project management platform for creative collaborators, has launched a brand new integration with MAXON's Cinema 4D dig.... Read More

Celebrate Five Years of Red Giant Films with 25% Off Magic Bullet Suite Plug-ins

Jul 18, 2016 at 08:53 pm by -gToon

Portland, OR - July 18, 2016 - This Tuesday, Red Giant is offering 25% off Magic Bullet Suite and individual Magic Bullet plug-ins. It has been five years since the first Red.... Read More

3D-Coat 4.7 is Now Available at a Special Discount Until July 22.

Jul 16, 2016 at 09:52 pm by -gToon

[Source: 3D-Coat.com] 3D-Coat is the one application that has all the tools you need to take your 3D idea from a block of digital clay all the way to a production ready, full.... Read More

Motion Weekly 19

Jul 15, 2016 at 09:15 pm by nickcharles

Motion Weekly The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured have been created by p.... Read More

Reallusion Releases Free iClone 6.5 Update

Jul 14, 2016 at 09:03 pm by -gToon

The iClone 6.5 update is finally here, and this time it comes with a huge breakthrough that will satisfy the iCloner's urge for custom creation including quick 360-Video outp.... Read More

The Foundry launches award-winning software, KATANA, for Windows

Jul 14, 2016 at 04:40 pm by -gToon

LONDON, UK - July 14, 2016 - Today, The Foundry launches the latest update to its professional look development and lighting tool. Responding to customer demand, KATANA 2.5 wi.... Read More

CARA VR, The Foundry's Toolset for VR, is Now Available!

Jul 14, 2016 at 02:35 pm by -gToon

[Source: Foundry Press Release] Leading creative software developer The Foundry has today announced the launch of its highly anticipated VR toolset. CARA VR is a new plug-in.... Read More

Redshift releases version 2.0 of GPU render engine

Jul 12, 2016 at 12:10 pm by -gToon

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - July 5, 2016 - Redshift Rendering Technologies has announced a huge update to its GPU-accelerated rendering software: Redshift 2.0. Redshift is a pow.... Read More

Ansbach Artisans Celebrates Summer with 5 Live Artists

Jul 11, 2016 at 12:47 pm by -gToon

Franklin, Tennessee - July 11, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- Ansbach Artisans in Franklin will feature the works of five local artists during the gallery's monthly Saturday Nigh.... Read More