The long-awaited goal of virtual reality for video games came a step closer today as Oculus, a developer of virtual reality technology, launched a Kickstarter campaign for its new headset—the “Oculus Rift.”
Red Giant announces the release of Trapcode Suite 12, which adds Adobe Creative Suite 6 (CS6) updates; bonus Guru Presets for Shine and Particular; and Trapcode Mir, the new product from Trapcode creator Peder Norrby.
Fabric Engine announces Creation Platform, the world’s first dedicated platform for building high-performance graphics applications.
Thinkbox Software announces Ember, a volumetric data manipulation toolkit that enables powerful workflows around the creation and post-processing of simulations from various sources.
At SIGGRAPH 2012, OptiTrack will launch a brand new series of motion capture cameras specifically tailored to large-volume, full-scale productions.
Red Giant released a new version of Magic Bullet Denoiser II that adds support for Apple Final Cut Pro 7 and Adobe Premiere Pro.
RE:Vision Effects announces the initial release of their ReelSmart Motion Blur v4 plug-in for Avid Media Composer, Symphony and NewsCutter.
Toon Boom Animation and online kids channel Toon Goggles announce the development of applications that will enable kids to create and netcast their animations.
Aardman Animations has boosted its grass-roots animation brand with a fantastic new “Animate It!” app which launches in the iTunes App Store for just $2.99.
Vancouver Animation School announces its sponsorship of two “Birds of a Feather” sessions at the premier worldwide computer animation conference coming to the JW Marriot at LA Live in Los Angeles on August 7.
Createasphere and its partners will unveil the first-ever Digital Process Workflow (DPW) Lab at the fall edition of the Entertainment Technology Expo.
iPi Soft, developers of advanced markerless motion capture software technology, announces the company’s participation at SIGGRAPH 2012.
Digital effects supervisor David Smith describes the arduous task of building the stunning humanoid villain, the Lizard.
Mark Driscoll, President of LOOK Effects, will be participating in “The Business of the Business: The State of the Union in 2011-2012” panel at the SIGGRAPH Business Symposium on Sunday, August 5th.
KMel Robotics and Marshmallow Laser Feast tap Vicon technology for a spectacular live show for the Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors' Showcase at the 2012 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.
Thinkbox Software announces the release of Draft, a lightweight compositing and video processing tool designed to automate typical post-render tasks.
Animation supervisor Dave Schaub describes the challenges animating Spider-Man’s latest nemesis, the Lizard.
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.