Interactive Data Visualization announced that new versions of its flagship line of vegetation generating products — SpeedTree® Studio 6.1.1 and SpeedTree® Cinema 6.1.1 — now offer direct support for CINEMA 4D, the industry-leading 3D motion graphics, visual effects, painting, and rendering software application.
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Createasphere's Spring Entertainment Technology Expo will include an intensive session featuring the Hollywood unveiling of HP’s Z1, the world’s first 27-inch all-in-one-workstation.
Sentai Filmworks announced the licensing of K-ON! Season 2, the continuing exploits of the Light Music Club of Sakuragaoka Girl’s High.
Beginning on September 26, 2011, the Cartoon Art Museum’s ongoing Small Press Spotlight will feature the art of Ric Carrasquillo.
Calabash Animation teamed with Lightspeed Group to create “More Than A Freezer” for Thermo Scientific.
Registration for Gnomon’s Spring 2012 term is now open; register before March 19th and Gnomon will waive your $75 registration fee.
LOOK Effects will be presenting an evening on The Making of The Muppets for the Visual Effects Society Education Committee on Thursday, February 23rd.
Guillermo del Toro is returning to his Mexican roots as producer of the CG-animated “Day of the Dead.”
Legendary Academy Award-winning motion picture director/producer Steven Spielberg presents the epic adventure "War Horse" on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital and On-Demand, April 3.
The British Animation Awards (BAAs) finalists have been announced for both the juried categories and the Children’s Choice awards, determined by kid voters in the UK.
Zoic Studios has announced the first use of Z.E.U.S. (Zoic Environmental Unification System), in an automotive industry commercial for the new “Prius Kingdom” spot airing nationally.
PipelineFX’s Qube! provides rendering solution for 3D Visualizations for NASA’s Conceptual Image Lab.
At NAB 2012, Vizrt will showcase its latest advances in live graphics, channel branding, video editing, interactive content, multi-platform distribution, live sports and graphics analysis.
The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International (TAAFI) announced an evening with cult animator and Academy Award nominee, Don Hertzfeldt, including a screening of his latest film, It’s Such a Beautiful Day on March 5th at The Royal Cinema.
Click 3X's creative staff is growing with the additions of Senior Designer/Art Director Ryan Duggan and Senior Flame Artist/VFX Supervisor Mario Caserta.
Audiokinetic and iZotope announce a partnership for Audiokinetic to distribute iZotope effects adapted for Audiokinetic’s Wwise product.
Chaos Group announces V-Ray for Autodesk Softimage, the newest addition to the company’s suite of innovative rendering solutions.
Morghan Fortier has teamed up with Brett Jubinville to launch their new animation studio, Tinman Creative.
BFX Imageworks designed and executed the entire animated graphics package displayed at the 10th Annual Visual Effects Society Awards ceremony, in addition to editing and producing the Nominee Montage reel that opened the show.
Live-action production company th2ng has been commissioned by BMW and WCRS to direct and produce an inspirational short film, “Man and Machine,” to celebrate the sporting achievements of the BMW London 2012 Performance Team.
NewTek is now shipping LightWave 11, the latest version of its Emmy Award-winning professional 3D modeling, animation, and rendering software.
Fuel VFX teamed up with Director Bruce Hunt and Revolver for “Pasta Loves Leggo’s” via BWM Melbourne.