Autodesk 2013 Best of the Best Call for Submissions

Autodesk is seeking the latest and greatest creative talent to submit content for its 2013 Best of the Best Show Reel, which will premiere at NAB 2013 (April 8-11) in Las Vegas. The ... Continue Reading →

Reallusion Releases New CrazyTalk 7 App

Silicon Valley-based cinematic tools producer Reallusion has released a new media app designed to help users create animated talking characters from digital photos. CrazyTalk 7 allows ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom & Toon Goggles Launch Boom Goggles App

Children’s programming portal Toon Goggles and Emmy-winning software producer Toon Boom Animation have launched Boom Goggles, a new creative app that allows children to create and ... Continue Reading →

The Top 12 Tech Tools of 2012

Our in-the-know visual effects expert and critic picks his favorite releases of the year (in no particular order!):       Continue Reading →

Pixologic Releases ZBrush 4R5

Pixologic has released the latest version of its ZBrush line, the 4R5, which includes usability upgrades such as Dynamic Brush Size control, Mouse Wheel support and Quick/Auto Save ... Continue Reading →

eyeon Software Releases New Generation AM System

Toronto’s eyeon has released its visual effects and post production workflow management system known as Generation AM. “Our creative experience with the VFX and post production ... Continue Reading →

Motus Celebrates Holidays with Herby the Elf

Motus Digital, a motion capture studio in Plano TX,
 has created a live animated Christmas show that allows the viewer to Skype with a live, interactive animated Christmas
 elf. ... Continue Reading →

Building a Beguiling Bengal Tiger

VFX supervisor Bill Westenhofer discusses some of the mind-blowing visual effects of Ang Lee’s Life of Pi. Life of Pi is not a movie about mathematics, but numbers played a big role ... Continue Reading →

Silver Dolphin Launches App Publisher with Key Brands

Baker & Taylor Publishing imprint Silver Dolphin Books, an award-winning publisher of educational, novelty and activity books for children and young readers, will be getting in ... Continue Reading →

VES Tech Committee Releases Paper on Color

The Visual Effects Society Technology Committee has released a new white paper document titled “Cinematic Color: From Your Monitor to the Big Screen.” The white paper, intended ... Continue Reading →