RE:Vision Effects announces the initial release of their ReelSmart Motion Blur and DE:Noise plug-in products for Vegas Pro by Sony Creative Software.
Leading motion capture and animation service company House of Moves (HOM) helped bring realism to the soldiers and villains in the recently released third-person shooter “Starhawk” through full body motion capture, which was used as the basis for the title’s in-game animation.
Thinkbox Software announced the updated version of the company's popular render farm management solution for Windows, Linux and Mac OSX-based render farms, Deadline 6.0.
Brad Clark, our intrepid character rigging master, puts Autodesk’s latest software suite through its paces.
At SIGGRAPH next month in Los Angeles, Shotgun Software will announce Shotgun 4.0 and an upgrade to the pre-release version of Revolver, currently in private beta.
Carl Rosendahl and John Textor are featured speakers at this year’s SIGGRAPH Business Symposium, which provides an intimate, interactive forum for open, frank conversations among leaders and executives in the visual effects, gaming, and media arenas.
Cage, an online collaboration tool that provides a secure environment for creative teams to present their work for feedback and approval, launched its public beta.
Keynote speakers for the European Conference on Visual Media Production, to be held in London December 5-6, 2012, are announced.
Digital Domain Media Group and Prime Focus World NV have signed an agreement whereby Digital Domain Media Group will license its 3D conversion technology to Prime Focus World.
With a long list of TV show and film post-production jobs under their belt, Los Angeles’ CoSA VFX has turned fooling the audience into a strong business - a business that runs on Luxology’s modo, and The Foundry’s Nuke.
PipelineFX announced that LA-based visual effects facility Western X has chosen Qube! to manage all graphics rendering on its latest film, “Santa Pups.”
Noise Industries, developer of visual effects tools for the post-production and broadcast markets, introduced a new version of Manifesto, available now for free for Final Cut Pro X, Motion and After Effects.
eyeon Software announced the integration of its award-winning compositing tool Fusion in the post production pipelines at both Corus Entertainment and Pipeline Studios.
Visual effects software developer The Foundry announced that Rhythm & Hues has adopted MARI as its primary paint tool.
Vicon motion capture systems were used by VFX powerhouse Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) to create visual effects for the summer’s biggest box office hit, “The Avengers.”
Rain has officially released the newest version of the high performance Element V2, its flagship workstation designed for pro video editing and animation.
Cloud-based rendering services company Render Rocket announced that it has enhanced its offerings by adding new tools and pricing to its online rendering solution that are specifically designed to ease the rendering burden on students and educational institutions.
Tailored around the increasing demands of creative professionals, Wacom announces two new members of the Cintiq family of interactive pen displays, the Cintiq 24HD touch and Cintiq 22HD.
Visual effects software developer The Foundry announced that VFX facility MPC (The Moving Picture Company) has purchased a site license of KATANA to replace its in-house lighting system.
Valve announced Steam Greenlight, a new platform feature that enlists the community's help in selecting some of the next games to be released on Steam.