Leading up to VIEW 2013, VIEWFest kicks off with the Italian premiere of Sony’s Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 and directors Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn.
At an Investors Day meeting in San Francisco, Autodesk announces modest layoffs and explains changes in its business model, including the discontinuation of upgrade purchases.
Rampant Design Tools announces the availability of its newest library of Drag-and-Drop Textures, MonsterFX: Undead.
ILM's Chief Creative Officer and Senior Visual Effects supervisor John Knoll kicks off the VIEW Conference on October 15.
The Visual Effects Society announces business roundtables for 2013 VES Summit; Women in VFX, Facilities of the Future, Crowd Sourcing Funds, Virtual Studios and The Art of the Deal in Content Creation among 12 featured interactive sessions.
Smith Micro releases a Spanish version of 2D animation creation software Anime Studio Debut 9.5 and Anime Studio Pro 9.5.
Framestore's Tim Webber explains the unique workflow in Alfonso Cuaron's space adventure about floating in zero gravity.
Delaware judge says the studio can't stop RealD from acquiring patents, potentially hampering Disney's ability to turn 2D movies 3D without fear of being sued.
The 2013 edition of Italy’s VIEW Conference and VIEWFest highlights storytelling in all its forms, with presentations from filmmakers, animators, visual effects artists, and game and transmedia developers.
Double Negative's Jody Johnson describes the unique VFX collaboration in Ron Howard's racing biopic.
MAXON Computer releases CINEBENCH Release 15, a cross-platform testing suite that measures hardware performance, available now for immediate download.
The two first time directors sound off on the rigors and joys of bringing a big time animated sequel to the screen.
Imaginary Forces partners with Ogilvy New York to create an eight-spot campaign highlighting the complex world of Jeopardy! champion computer Watson for IBM.
OptiTrack announces that Cloud Imperium, Animatrik Film Design and ChAIR Entertainment have each deployed the OptiTrack high-performance Prime Series motion capture system for upcoming projects.
Technology developer ftrack AB announces the release of the latest version of its asset management tool, ftrack 2.0, which includes an entirely updated user interface, new planning and review tools, workflow updates and more.
USC research professor will present Advances in Achieving Photoreal Digital Actors at the 2013 VIEW Conference.
USC Research Professor Paul Debevec to present a talk, entitled Advances in Achieving Photoreal Digital Actors, on Thursday, October 17, at the VIEW Conference in Turin, Italy.
Italy’s VIEW Conference, the premier international event for computer graphics, video games, cinema, 2D and 3D animation and visual effects, has unveiled a stellar program for 2013.
Motion capture technology developer Vicon installs a new motion capture system equipped with its industry-leading T-Series cameras at US-based developer Bethesda Game Studios.
The HPA Announces the 2013 Winners of the Engineering Excellence Award and the HPA Judges Award for Creativity and Innovation.