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Motion capture technology developer Vicon launches the latest addition to its suite of 3D motion capture tracking systems at SIGGRAPH 2013, booth #771, taking place July 23-25, in Anaheim, California.
At SIGGRAPH 2013, Fabric Engine unleashes Creation: Splice and Creation: Horde, as well as offering a sneak peak at a new scene assembly, lighting and shader authoring system, Creation: Stage.
Thinkbox Software announces their plans for SIGGRAPH 2013, which includes a preview of the latest developments made to Deadline, the cross-platform render management solution.
Imagineer Systems demonstrates the newest version of mocha Pro, with improved international character support and significant features to help artists work more efficiently, at SIGGRAPH 2013.
Imagination Technologies will showcase their new developments in ray-traced graphics at SIGGRAPH with previews of Caustic Visualizer for Maya v1.2 and Caustic Visualizer for 3ds Max 1.0.
Chaos Group is teaming up with some of the VFX industry’s top artists to present V-Ray Day, a behind the scenes look at how V-Ray continues to support VFX artists.
Tweak Software unveils RV 4.0, combining industry-leading playback, review and collaboration with a new generation of features, at SIGGRAPH 2013.
Get a taste of what some of the industry’s leading technology developers have on tap for SIGGRAPH 2013, including product announcements and demonstrations, Exhibitor Tech Talks and User Group meetings.
Shotgun production management platform drives White House Down VFX pipeline; Uncharted Territory production team collaborates and manages ten visual effects vendors via the Shotgun platform.
SIGGRAPH 2013 announces the new Exhibits Fast Forward session, featuring one-minute highlights from participating exhibitors, on Monday, July 22, starting at 3:45 p.m.
MPC standardizes on Tweak Software's RV for playback and review across its feature film VFX facilities, in addition to selecting RV as the underlying platform for MPC's new proprietary ReviewTool VFX editing software.
HP announces that DreamWorks Animation used HP technology to develop cutting-edge animation for its latest film, Turbo.
AWN teams up with Caustic to host a giveaway this week on Twitter, with one lucky winner to receive a copy of the company’s popular ray-tracing software plug-in, Caustic Visualizer.
Side Effects Software announces the Houdini Engine, which allows for deep integration of Houdini technology into a wide variety of Digital Content Creation tools.
VFX company Tippett forms a partnership with visual technology group Pixelux Entertainment to supply and license Hollywood-style original and creature animations for the Efexio special effects marketplace with the creation of an exclusive “Tippett Creature Shop,” featuring downloadable quality animations of creatures.
Adobe announces the availability of Adobe Anywhere for video, initially previewed in April 2013 at the National Association of Broadcasters trade show.
VFX house Nvizible announces the company’s involvement with UK sci-fi feature, Our Robot Overlords, starring Gillian Anderson and Sir Ben Kingsley.
Shotgun Software’s web-based production management platform, Shotgun, keeps Paris-based animation studio Illumination Mac Guff on track for the 3D summer family film, Despicable Me 2.
After the success of Polita with Polish audiences, Platige plans to bring its 3D stage technology to Broadway.
Toon Boom Animation announces the release of Toon Boom Animate 3 and Toon Boom Animate Pro 3, offering the most comprehensive set of features to professional animators in one package.
eyeon Software announces the shipping release of their latest solution to drive production efficiencies and productivity, EPP.