October 2014 Tech Reviews
September 14, 2014
Autodesk SketchBook Pro 2015 I’m not just a 3D and CG guy during the day. My...
July 2014 Tech Reviews
July 18, 2014
Adobe Creative Cloud 2014 There is a point in software development where a company must pivot...
June 2014 Tech Reviews
June 6, 2014
Chaos V-Ray 3.0 for 3ds Max There is no way that I’m going to be able...
Review: Photoshop 3D Printing Tools
April 29, 2014
With the latest release of Photoshop CC (and frankly, now with the subscription model and frequent...
April/May 2014 Tech Reviews
April 5, 2014
ToonBoom’s Animate Pro 3.0 ToonBoom has definitely carved a niche for itself in the animation world,...
March 2014 Tech Reviews
February 15, 2014
Reallusion’s iClone iClone is now in its 5.5th iteration, with hundreds of animators, filmmakers and game...
February 2014 Tech Reviews
January 15, 2014
Best of the Year Our brilliant tech critic picks 12 of his favorite releases of the...
January 2014 Tech Reviews
January 7, 2014
Maxon’s Cinema 4D Release 15 In Maxon’s 15th release of Cinema 4D, plenty of features have...
November 2013 Tech Reviews
October 23, 2013
Hewlett-Packard’s z820 Workstation I have to speak up about the Hewlett-Packard z820 workstation. As a product...
March 2013 Tech Reviews
March 7, 2013
The Foundry’s Nuke 7.0 U.K.-based vfx software tool designer The Foundry has certainly carved out a...
Toon Boom Launches Storyboard Pro 3D
September 14, 2011
Montreal-based animation software creator Toon Boom has launched its new Storyboard Pro 3D yesterday. This new...
June 2011 Tech Reviews
June 14, 2011
Red Giant’s Trapcode Particular Usually creating particle systems requires a 3D package with an fx geek...
April 2011 Tech Reviews
May 5, 2011
Cebas’ thinkingParticles 4 What makes a Houdini FX artist drool? ThinkingParticles 4. A relative latecomer in...
Online Animation & VFX Courses
March 1, 2011
Online Animation & VFX Courses There isn’t much point of having software for making pretty pictures...
Autodesk Reviews 2011
November 17, 2010
Autodesk 3ds Max 2011 It’s about that time of year—to look at the features of the...
Hitachi G-Technology’s G-Drive Mobile
November 2, 2010
We live in a world of high-capacity and low-spatial volume—a trend started by Sony when they...
November 2, 2010
I have to preface this review by stating that I have a bias toward Digital-Tutors because...
Smith Micro Software’s Anime Studio 7
November 2, 2010
Anime Studio is one of those 2D programs in a 3D saturated market that has been...
Artist Sues Animation Collective Over Ellen’s Acres Royalties
July 29, 2010
A graphic designer has filed a lawsuit alleging New York-based studio Animation Collective has failed to...
MAXON’s CINEMA 4D
July 1, 2010
CINEMA 4D has for a long time been considered a dark horse in the 3D animation...
‘Hand Drawn’ Doc Featuring Eric Goldberg, Jorge Gutierrez Now Crowdfunding
A feature documentary about the history, current state and future of traditional 2D animation as ...
Clip: Young Love Flies in ‘Fireworks’ Out Nov. 20
From producer Genki Kawamura (Your Name.), a new anime tale of star-crossed teenage lovers with ...
‘Smallfoot’ Stomps Home on Digital & Disc in December
Warner Animation Group,Smallfoot, WBHE, Karey Kirkpatrick ,,Over the Hedge,,, ,Smallfoot, stars Channing Tatum ,,21 Jump ...