Sayan Mondal's "How to create a hyper-realistic mug in Blender"

Mar 12, 2016 at 11:03 pm by -gToon

You can get the materials and blend file at Sayan's website, Boundless Blending: Read More

Lightmap Launches HDR Light Studio 5.3

Mar 12, 2016 at 09:21 pm by -gToon

[from the Lightmap blog] Lightmap announced the immediate availability of HDR Light Studio version 5.3. This new release adds 'Area Lights' to its feature set, allowing users.... Read More


Mar 11, 2016 at 10:10 pm by -gToon

[from the Maxon press release) NEWBURY PARK, Calif.- March 9, 2016 - MAXON, the industry-leading developer of professional modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutio.... Read More

Houdini GDC Reel 2016

Mar 11, 2016 at 09:07 pm by -gToon

Houdini and Houdini Engine are being used by AAA and Indie game devs to create stunning gameplay and feature-film quality cinematics. Hear from industry professionals as they.... Read More

Simon (Simon-3D) : The Tale Of Life And Death

Mar 11, 2016 at 11:00 am by bwsupport

Just by having an e-mail conversation with Simon Schild (Simon 3-d), you get the notion that he's playfully sarcastic, and does not want others feeling sympathy for him. But,.... Read More

Faceware 2016 Effects Reel

Mar 10, 2016 at 09:18 pm by -gToon

Faceware 2016 Reel from Faceware Tech on Vimeo. Featuring work all produced with Faceware Products: Barbie Vlog Destiny: The Taken King FIFA 16 NBA 2K16 The Walk Halo:.... Read More

Renderosity Introduces The Filter Forge Forum

Mar 10, 2016 at 05:21 pm by nickcharles

Recently, Renderosity added to its long list of active forums, a brand new software-specific forum: the Filter Forge Forum. If you're not familiar with Filter Forge, it's cert.... Read More

Navigating The Novel : Interview With Author, Michael Haase

Mar 10, 2016 at 05:14 pm by nickcharles

So, I met this guy at a breastfeeding class... Sounds like a good joke, eh? Actually, I was at work in the ER one day when this nurse comes up and says, "This might be kinda w.... Read More

The Foundry Announces MODO 10 Series

Mar 10, 2016 at 10:35 am by -gToon

[from the Foundry blog announcement] March 7, 2016 The Foundry launches MODO 10 Series to enhance creative exploration process . MODO 10 Series--creativity starts here Londo.... Read More

Learning Houdini Journal 17: Bus Front Details

Mar 09, 2016 at 10:14 pm by -gToon

This is the seventeenth entry of what will be a year-long journal on learning the 3D application, Houdini, created by Side Effects Software. Houdini is a sophisticated applic.... Read More
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Faceware Technologies Announces Major Product Line Upgrades, including New, Free Personal Learning Edition

Mar 09, 2016 at 09:49 am by -gToon

Los Angeles - March 8, 2016 - Faceware Technologies, the leading provider of markerless 3D facial motion capture solutions, today announced a series of major upgrades across i.... Read More

Being At The Right Place At The Right Time : Talk With Painter Aaron Grayum

Mar 07, 2016 at 04:34 pm by -gToon

I chatted with Painter Aaron Grayum. Orginally, he told me he wanted to be a scientist or engineer, but in his senior year of high school, he changed his mind and wanted to be.... Read More

Perseiid by Martin Mark

Mar 05, 2016 at 10:20 pm by -gToon

Perseiid by Martin Mark Wikimedia Commons ( is an amazing repository of images from all over the world with nearly all of the them available under the cr.... Read More

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 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

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