Pixar Announces RenderMan Products, Upgrades

Pixar has made unlimited threading across all its RenderMan products, as well as the upcoming release of RenderMan Pro Server 15.0 and introduced Tractor 1.0, a new render management ... Continue Reading →

Paley Center Celebrates Hanna-Barbera’s 70th Anniversary

The Paley Center in Beverly Hills is hosting a 70th anniversary celebration of Hanna-Barbera Studio, on Saturday, August 22 at 4:30 p.m. Jerry Eisenberg (The Flintstones), Willie Ito ... Continue Reading →

Shotgun Software To Host SIGGRAPH 2009 Event

Shotgun Software ‘ maker of the pipeline management tool Shotgun ‘ is teaming up with visual effects houses Digital Domain and Zoic Studios for a user group presentation ... Continue Reading →

Venice to Screen 3-D Toy Story, Rintaro’s Penguin

Attendees at the 66th annual Venice Film Festival will get the first chance to see the 3-D versions of Toy Story and Toy Story 2. The Pixar films, due for general release from Disney ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk Plans Full Slate of SIGGRAPH Events

Autodesk will be demonstrating its latest creative technologies via a number of live events at the SIGGRAPH 2009 conference, set for Aug. 3-7 in New Orleans. Among the company’s ... Continue Reading →

Academy Remembers Animator Beckett

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will honor animator and visual effects artist Adam Beckett at a special program Aug. 17. The program, titled Infinite Animation: The ... Continue Reading →

Henson Gets Emmy Engineering Honor

The Jim Henson Co. will be honored at the Primetime Emmy Engineering Awards, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced. The honor is in recognition of the Henson Digital ... Continue Reading →

Pioneers ask SIGGRAPH Attendees to Make It Right

With SIGGRAPH set for next week in New Orleans, a group of computer graphics professionals is asking members of the creative community to donate to the Make It Right Foundation, which ... Continue Reading →

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 →