SIGGRAPH: Autodesk Showcases Design Animation Features

Autodesk is on hand at SIGGRAPH to present the latest design animation solutions for Maya 2017 and an update to 3ds Max. Maya 2017 features integrated rendering with Arnold, new motion ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH: AMD Unveils Radeon Pro WX, ProRender & Transformative SSG Tech

AMD introduced SIGGRAPH 2016 attendees to several new technologies at its “Capsaicin” press conference Monday night. The new Radeon Pro WX Series made its debut, and AMD ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH: Massive Unleashes AI-Controlled Crowd for 3ds Max

Tuesday at SIGGRAPH, Massive released its eponymous 3D crowd simulation solution for Autodesk’s 3ds Max. Max users can now utilize the Academy Award-winning software to create ... Continue Reading →

New Documentary Follows ‘Curious George’ Creators

In celebration of one of the world’s most popular primates — who turns 75 this year — filmmaker Ema Ryan Yamazaki announces the first ever mixed-media documentary ... Continue Reading →

ACMI X Names Studio Co-Workers

The Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) has announced the foundation members of ACMI X — the first co-workers to join Australia’s first collaborative working space ... Continue Reading →

KLIK! Plans 6 Days of Animated Festivities in Amsterdam

The 2016 KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival is set to run October 25-30 at the city’s EYE Filmmuseum, with six days of programming celebrating the full variety of animation, from ... Continue Reading →

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Batman: The Killing Joke – Watch an Exclusive Clip and Own It Today Warner Bros. Home Entertainment unleashes its first R-rated DC animated movie on Digital today. Adobe Research, ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM Announces Keynotes, Sony’s Hirai to Open

MIPCOM has announced the keynote speakers for its 2016 event, taking place October 17-20 in Cannes. The opening keynote speech will be delivered by Kazuo Hirai, President and CEO of ... Continue Reading →

DHX and Amazon Ink U.S. Exclusive for ‘Looped’

DHX Media has licensed season one of its new animated comedy series Looped exclusively to Amazon for its Prime members in the U.S. to stream or download via the multi-platform Amazon ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH: NVIDIA Reveals Pascal Enhancements

Monday at the SIGGRAPH 2016 conference in Anaheim, California, NVIDIA announces new Pascal enhancements for its Quadro platform, created with artists, designers and animators in mind. ... Continue Reading →