Pixar Animation announces the release of RenderMan Pro Server 18, setting a new standard in rendering technology.
Cinesite VFX Supervisor Matt Johnson tells a tale of two “digital” cities in recreating key environments for Marc Forster’s new zombie film.
Cinedigm is now using Aspera’s high-speed fasp technology for digital content deliveries to all of its partner distribution platforms.
VFX production supervisor John "DJ" DesJardin discusses the secrets behind Zack Snyder's blockbuster reboot.
Japan’s Polygon Pictures announces the establishment of J Cube Inc. (J³), a new computer graphics R&D service and consulting agency established to take the group to the next level of technological innovation.
SIGGRAPH announces Real-Time Live!, a fast-paced, 90-minute show of cutting-edge, aesthetically stimulating real-time work at the 2013 Computer Animation Festival.
The Pixar senior scientist and lighting expert discusses the studio’s new physically-based lighting system, Global Illumination.
The Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Professional Chapter announces its website launch and debut screening of the SIGGRAPH 2012 Computer Animation Festival Electronic Theater Program.
ZYNC announces their public availability, allowing access to computing resources and software licenses with simple pay-as-you-go hourly pricing.
PipelineFX’s new Burst License Program allows education customers to double current license capacity two a year for no additional cost.
Leading 3D/visual effects/technology/production services company is set to open a new office in Beijing.
Adobe releases an update to Creative Cloud which includes new desktop applications and sophisticated cross-device collaboration and publishing capabilities.
SIGGRAPH 2013 releases the final lineup of 15 Production Sessions to be featured at this year’s conference.
The just-concluded COLLIDER Digital Production Conference wraps up its inaugural three-day run in midtown Manhattan this week, including the VFX Town Hall event held on Monday, June 10.
Focused caustics, procedural textures and toon shading are just a few of the new features coming to KeyShot 4.1.
Computer graphics and visual effects software developer The Foundry announces that MARI will be coming to the Mac later this year.
Biggest expansion to reporting and performance capabilities yet; detailed cost tracking for VFX studios working across multiple shows and clients.
Toon Boom Animation announces the launch of the “What I Like About Harmony” contest, open to Harmony users around the world.
DigitalFilm Tree taps Facilis TerraBlock to facilitate the workflow on the ABC series Mistresses and Perception.