Where the Wild Things Aren’t Animated?

Okay, maybe the wild things will be animated, but Universal’s upcoming big-screen adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s book Where the Wild Things Are ... Continue Reading →

Alienware Introduces New Pro Workstations

Alienware has released three new lines of professional workstations: MJ-12 digital content-creation, Ozma digital audio and Roswell digital video. Customers will have the option to ... Continue Reading →

Power Booleans 2.5 Released

nPower Software has released version 2.5 of Power Booleans for 3ds Max/Viz. Powered by POPLib, a powerful polygonal modeling kernel from IntegrityWare, the plug-in supports the new ... Continue Reading →

Mariah Carey Joins Proud Family

If you missed last week’s animated debut of pop diva Mariah Carey on Disney Channel’s The Proud Family, you can catch it tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. In the episode, Oscar Proud’s ... Continue Reading →

Discreet Rolls Out 3ds max 6

Discreet has begun shipping the latest version of its professional 3D modeling, animation and rendering software. 3ds max 6 was developed in close cooperation with customers such as ... Continue Reading →

EFX House Moneyshots Completes OutKast Videos

Full-service visual-effects-design facility Moneyshots recently completed work on two music videos for pop group OutKast’s new double album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below, due out ... Continue Reading →

Eden FX Takes Particleillusion to the Final Frontier

There are a lot of particles floating around in space, but here on Earth EFX producers rely on advanced software to create particle effects for sci-fi projects like Paramount Television’s ... Continue Reading →

ComputerCafé Becomes CaféFX

After 10 years in business, ComputerCafé founding partners Jeff Barnes and David Ebner are renaming their feature EFX studio CaféFX (www.cafefx.com) and are creating a ... Continue Reading →

Turbo Squid Offers Free 3ds max Plug-in Upgrades

Online software provider Turbo Squid announced that all Discreet Certified 3ds max plug-ins will be upgradeable to work with 3ds max 6 via an upgrade patch available free of charge. Consumers ... Continue Reading →

Final Effects Complete Ships for After Effects 6.0, Final Cut Pro 4

Media 100 Inc. today announced the immediate availability of a new version of Final Effects Complete for Mac OS X with support for Adobe After Effects 6.0 and Apple Final Cut Pro 4. ... Continue Reading →