Motion Weekly - March 6, 2016

Mar 05, 2016 at 09:19 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

Shooter Suite 13 is Now Available from Red Giant

Mar 04, 2016 at 11:39 pm by -gToon

[From the Red Giant Press Release] Portland, OR - February 10, 2016 - Red Giant today announced the release of Shooter Suite v13.0, which features the brand new PluralEyes v4.... Read More

Review: Spine, a 2D Animation Program

Mar 04, 2016 at 11:16 pm by nemirc

For the last month, I've been trying out Spine, a 2d animation software for Windows, Mac and Linux, developed by Esoteric Software. Spine is mostly targeted to people doing 2.... Read More

Interactive storytelling using Twine

Mar 04, 2016 at 04:17 pm by nemirc

These days it's pretty common to see games with branching storylines, so different tools have been developed to design such games. Of course, you can use standard flowchart de.... Read More

Chatting With Artist Shane Miller

Mar 04, 2016 at 03:35 pm by -gToon

Last week, I wrote a post in the Creative Artists in Nashville Facebook group about profiling new and undiscovered artists. I received a bunch of inquiries asking that I check.... Read More

Procedural Modeling and Animation and Houdini

Mar 03, 2016 at 09:16 pm by nickcharles

In tandem with our ongoing Learning Houdini journals, we are sharing one of Rohan Dalvi's free tutorials. In this tutorial, Rohan talks about the difference working "procedura.... Read More

Fabric Engine 2.1 is Now Available

Mar 03, 2016 at 08:51 pm by -gToon

[from the fabricengine.com blog] Fabric Engine 2.1 is the first big update since we shipped 2.0 last September. Fabric 2 introduced the Canvas visual programming system and we.... Read More

Learning Houdini Journal 16: Bus Front Basic Modeling

Mar 02, 2016 at 09:49 pm by -gToon

This is the sixteenth entry of what will be a year-long journal on learning the 3D application Houdini, created by Side Effects Software. Houdini is a sophisticated applicati.... Read More

"On a wintry Sunday afternoon" by Renderosity member KarmaSong

Mar 02, 2016 at 04:47 pm by -gToon

Having looked at Renderosity member Karmasong 's photo, you feel at peace in the world. I mean, at least, that's how I felt when I saw it, so I reached out and asked Karmasong.... Read More

"Art simply is one of the most beautiful things in life" Renderosity member Antje

Mar 01, 2016 at 01:07 pm by -gToon

"I joined the Renderosity community in 2002, so this was some time ago," said Renderosity vendor Antje. "I remember I was looking for information and products for the Poser so.... Read More

"Art is my passion" Renderosity vendor DryJack

Feb 29, 2016 at 02:39 pm by -gToon

It seems for some, art has changed them in more ways than one. For Renderosity vendor DryJack, he became a self-employed artist. "That was thirteen years ago and I'm still do.... Read More

The 2015/2016 Technical Achievement Oscar Awards

Feb 27, 2016 at 11:09 pm by -gToon

[From the official Oscars.org announcement: ] THE ACADEMY OF MOTION PICTURE ARTS AND SCIENCES THE 88TH SCIENTIFIC & TECHNICAL AWARDS 2015 | 2016 Beverly Wilshire Hotel Sat.... Read More

DRIFT by Lumo

Feb 27, 2016 at 10:46 pm by -gToon

DRIFT by Lumo Renderosity artist, Lumo, joined the Renderosity community in 2002 and since then has posted dozens of luminous and mysterious art works. His style is original a.... Read More

"Morning Mist" by Renderosity member RetroDevil

Feb 26, 2016 at 12:04 pm by -gToon

The image labeled "Morning Mist" by Renderosity member RetroDevil caught my eye because it's not an image. Rather, it's a render that to me, looked like a photograph. I was pl.... Read More

"Shell Game" by Renderosity member GhostBear1890

Feb 26, 2016 at 11:00 am by -gToon

This photo taken by Renderosity member GhostBear1890 has special meaning behind it. It's not just a photo to this member, it was part of their ancestry. You'll understand why.... Read More

Motion Weekly - Feb 27, 2016

Feb 26, 2016 at 10:58 am 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

Freelance Experience: The Importance of Taking Direction

Feb 25, 2016 at 10:49 pm by Warlord720

After a couple of decades as a freelancer (and project manager), it's not difficult to take direction. In fact, it's imperative that you follow script notes and direction as.... Read More

Golaem Releases Golaem 5

Feb 25, 2016 at 10:23 pm by -gToon

Golaem is widely used in the visual effects industry for animating massive scale scenes, like tens of thousands of supporters cheering for you in Guitar Hero Live, or huge ar.... Read More

Blender 3D Add-On "Hard Ops 007" Released

Feb 25, 2016 at 09:22 pm by -gToon

From Masterxeon1001's (creator of Hard Ops) post: This add on is more than just an add on. It's a lifestyle. A toolset to help you with concepting hard surface forms. It come.... Read More

What to Expect from Reallusion in 2016?

Feb 25, 2016 at 11:07 am by -gToon

Reallusion is very excited to share with all of you some of the more interesting things that we are working on for 2016. We are always looking to the future and eager to share.... Read More