News & Features

Planetside Software Releases Terragen 4.2

Jul 21, 2018 at 10:38 pm by nickcharles

Terragen is a unique software for creating realistic natural environments: landscapes, bodies of water, planets, etc. Possibilities are endless - you can create incredible new.... Read More

How Unreal can use real-time rendering in virtual production

Jul 21, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Press Release

At NAB 2018 in Las Vegas, AMD partnered with ARwall to showcase a new use for real-time rendering in virtual production: an augmented reality wall that res.... Read More


Jul 21, 2018 at 12:46 pm by Press Release

25th Anniversary “Jurassic Park” Screening to be Held 12 August; Year Two of Production Gallery to Feature Artworks by Visual Futurist Syd Mead  SIGGRAPH 2.... Read More

VR Pioneer Carolina Cruz Neira talks about 'outsider approach to VR

Jul 21, 2018 at 10:00 am by Press Release

Dr. Carolina Cruz Neira will be part of the Generations panel at the SIGGRAPH 2018 Business Symposium, Aug. 11-12 in Vancouver, British Columbia. A virtual reality pioneer an.... Read More

Faces of Unity: Harry Rose from Unity's Sustained Engineering team

Jul 20, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Press Release

Serving as the front line of Unity R&D, Sustained Engineering is a quality-driven team whose work influences many areas of Unity. Harry Rose in the Brighton offi.... Read More

Review: Outdoor Theater on a Budget

Jul 20, 2018 at 10:00 am by Warlord720

Recently an opportunity arose to review an outdoor home theater projector. At first, I was reluctant to do a review thinking the cost of the projector alone would be a budget.... Read More

Substance Designer releases a dozen new features, moves toward automated workflows

Jul 19, 2018 at 01:00 pm by Press Release

Allegorithmic introduced the Substance Designer Summer Release, bringing with it several new user-requested features and a tool that will change Substance Designer foreve.... Read More

Reallusion introduces all-in-one full-body mocap animation system

Jul 19, 2018 at 11:00 am by Press Release

Reallusion announces the launch of a new multi-device motion capture system - iClone Motion LIVE . Mix and capture with different motion capture gear for face, body and hands..... Read More

MAXON Announces Exhibitor Presence at SIGGRAPH 2018

Jul 19, 2018 at 10:44 am by Press Release

Guest Artists Take Center Stage to Showcase Benefits of Company’s Cinema 4D Software Toolset in 3D Animation, Visual Effects, Motion Graphics and VR/AR, Presentations Li.... Read More

How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Freelancing

Jul 19, 2018 at 10:00 am by Warlord720

Since retiring from full-time employment as a freelancer I have devoted some of my time to mentoring other digital artists in the creative arena. My main goal is to help them.... Read More

Learn about VFX at Chaos Group's V-Ray Days line-up at SIGGRAPH 2018

Jul 18, 2018 at 03:00 pm by Press Release

Chaos Group announced the V-Ray Days line-up for SIGGRAPH 2018, featuring in-depth production talks on Black Panther, Deadpool 2, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and Avengers:.... Read More

Epic Games releases Unreal Engine 4.20

Jul 18, 2018 at 01:25 pm by Press Release

Epic Games today launched Unreal Engine 4.20, enabling developers to build the most realistic characters and immersive environments across games, film and TV, VR/AR/MR and ent.... Read More

Siggraph Art Gallery's Behind the Mask: Exploring the Origins of the Transformation Mask

Jul 18, 2018 at 08:30 am by -gToon

The SIGGRAPH 2018 Art Gallery will fuse technology and art to bridge the gap between the past and the future. The theme for this year’s gallery is “Origi.... Read More

Unity releases product roadmap through version 2019.1

Jul 16, 2018 at 02:51 pm by Press Release

At its recent Unite event in Berlin, Unity shared an update talk on its product roadmap. Unity aims to do this more regularly, as the company knows i.... Read More

ZBrushCore is first free upgrade for ZBrush

Jul 14, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Press Release

ZBrush has issued a new release with its ZBrushCore 2018. This is the first FREE UPGRADE for ZBrushCore and is available to all registered ZBrushCore users. It continues Pix.... Read More

Allegorithmic releases final set of customizable auto interior materials

Jul 14, 2018 at 11:37 am by Press Release

When it comes to creating a vehicle interior, attention to detail is everything. From the stitches to the grain of the leather, from the patterns of the speaker covers to the.... Read More

Connect with AI experts at NVIDIA'S GTC DC

Jul 13, 2018 at 10:00 am by Press Release

AI professionals and enthusiasts will be able to choose from more than 100 sessions in 12 topic areas at NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference. Held Oct. 22-24 in the.... Read More

Team from Georgia State is tops at inaugural 48hr Animation Jam

Jul 12, 2018 at 01:00 pm by Press Release

The Creative Media Industries Institute at Georgia State University hosted the inaugural US round of the Reallusion ASIAGRAPH 48hr Animation Jam, held June 29-July 1. The par.... Read More

4 apps you don't want to miss at SIGGRAPH 2018

Jul 12, 2018 at 11:22 am by Press Release

The SIGGRAPH 2018 Appy Hour line-up is one that you shouldn’t pass up. Appy Hour Co-Chairs Jesse Barker and Christine Holmes are highlighting a few creations you won&rsq.... Read More

AI and the Future of Employment and Universal Basic Income

Jul 12, 2018 at 09:00 am by Warlord720

For as long as I can remember, particularly being a science fiction fan, automation would one day lead to a major loss of jobs as we know them today. The prevailing themes be.... Read More