StudioGPU Spotlights MachStudio Pro at SIGGRAPH

StudioGPU will be demonstrating the most recent features on its MachStudio Pro 3-D workflow software at AMD Booth #2417 at this year’s SIGGRAPH. The technology in MachStudio Pro ... Continue Reading →

LightWork Design Previews New, Old at SIGGRAPH

LightWork Design will be previewing an easier-to-use product aimed at small to medium sized customers at this year’s SIGGRAPH conference in New Orleans. The company, based in ... Continue Reading →

Paramount Preps New Version of NIMH

The secret is out: The rats of NIMH are returning to the big screen. Paramount is developing a new feature film take on the classic Robert O’Brien children’s book Mrs. Frisby ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks’ Numbers Slips 7% in 2Q Report

DreamWorks Animation beat analysts’ expectations with a 7% drop in revenues and profits for the second quarter. Those results ‘ revenues of $132 million and a profit of ... Continue Reading →

More Astro Boy Updates, Comic-Con Details

The Astro Boy website has been updated with six new images and an interactive timeline from the upcoming CG-animated feature film, due out Oct. 23. The timeline covers the history of ... Continue Reading →

Shotgun, Tweak Integrate Tools

Shotgun Software and Tweak Software are integrating their animation and visual effects as part of a new strategic alliance between the two companies. The integration of the two companies’ ... Continue Reading →

Mixamo Debuts, Offers Online Character Animation

Mixamo debuted as a company today, announcing its intention to provide an online service for customizing and quickly creating high-quality character animation. 3-D pioneers Nazim Kareemi, ... Continue Reading →

E-on Demos Vue 8 at SIGGRAPH

Oregon-based e-on Software will preview Vue 8, the latest version of its software package for creating, animating and rendering natural 3-D environments, at the upcoming SIGGRAPH conference ... Continue Reading →

Green Lantern’s Feature Debut Comes Home

The leading light of animated DVD releases this week is Green Lantern: First Flight, a DC Universe original animated feature starring the emerald avenger of comic book fame. The movie, ... Continue Reading →

Fantastic Mr. Fox To Open London Festival

Wes Anderson’s stop-motion animated feature Fantastic Mr. Fox will open The Times BFI London Film Festival in October. The screening will be the world premiere of the movie, which ... Continue Reading →