iPi Soft announces the availability of iPi Motion Capture Version 3.0, which includes new features for improved workflow, including support for the new Microsoft Kinect 2 sensor and increased tracking speed.
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A Nov. 4 story on MPC in Hollywood trade ‘Variety’ is met with negative commentary from the VFX community, including descriptions of deplorable working conditions and a toxic corporate environment.
Millions of alarm clocks suddenly cry out and are silenced as the official title of ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ is revealed.
Festival organizers announce public call for submission of animated films of all lengths; application deadline is February 1, 2015.
New wearable motion capture product line delivers fast, production-ready 3D data to professional animators at a more affordable price.
Peahen Games announces the release of the first official licensed ‘Bagpuss’ game app for both iOS and Android from Daredevil Development, Smallfilms, and Coolabi.
U.K. animation duo Becky&Joe release the third installment of their ‘Don’t Hug Me, I’m Scared’ series.
Exhibit housed in The Old Operating Theatre in London Bridge features forty animations by students from the MA Character Animation program.
Toei Animation will screen ‘Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary’ at Lucca Comics and Games Festival in Italy before its nationwide release in February 2015.
Based on the poem “Tant de forêts” by Jacques Prévert, animated short by Burcu Sakur and Geoffrey Godet was given the Cristal Award for best TV Production at Annecy 2014.
Substantial upgrade to rendering pipeline with improved ray tracing performance and new progressive image sampler.
New offering brings powerful node-based VFX, Editorial and Finishing into a new single studio application, as well as providing core upgrades to the advanced compositing workflows of NUKE and NUKEX.
Nominations in the International category include ‘Adventure Time,’ ‘SpongeBob SquarePants,’ ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ and preschool series ‘Doc McStuffins’; feature film nominations include ‘The Lego Movie,’ ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2,’ ‘Frozen’ and ‘Maleficent.’
For the latest episode of ‘Doctor Who,’ avisVFX provides 66 VFX shots including a new multi-dimensional menace.
m4e AG and BASTEI Media announce a partnership for the brand-establishment of the eagerly awaited CGI series ‘Wissper.’
Project marks the first time the directorial duo has created a completely computer-generated animation.
With over twenty years of experience in digital film workflows, Kantenwein oversaw the deployment of some of the world’s first DI grading systems on Peter Jackson’s ‘Lord Of The Rings’ trilogy.
With season two of ‘Rocket Monkeys’ kicking off November 5, TELETOON commissions a third season of the hit show.
Family favorite Shaun the Sheep is given the green light for a brand-new half hour special, due to premiere on BBC One Christmas 2015.
Framestore delivers more than 700 VFX shots for Universal’s ‘Dracula Untold,’ including CG environments, CG battle scenes and millions of CG bats, as well as look development and character animation for the film’s central character, Vlad Tepes, also known as Vlad the Impaler.