Toon Boom Pins Down Pegs

As part of its growth strategy, Toon Boom Animation Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pegs’n Co, a privately held developer of 2D bitmap animation technology. ... Continue Reading →

Boinx iStopMotion Jives with Apple Remote

Animation software developer Boinx has announced that the latest release of its stop-motion and time-lapse tool, iStopMotion 1.10, is compatible with the Apple Remote controller that ... Continue Reading →

Luxology Unleashes modo 201

Luxology LLC today announced the immediate availability of modo 201, the latest incarnation of its 3D modeling, painting and rendering software designed to enhance productivity for ... Continue Reading →

Lightwave Network Rendering made STUPID SIMPLE!

Robbie Robfogel, president and visual effects supervisor for Ocean Visual FX (www.oceanvisualfx.com) in Huntington Beach, Calif., submitted to us this review of epicsoft’s MULE ... Continue Reading →

Digital Domain Sold to Michael Bay & Co.

Academy award-winning visual effects studio Digital Domain has been acquired by South Florida-based Wyndcrest Holdings LLC, a group led by action movie director Michael Bay (Pearl Harbor) ... Continue Reading →

Adobe Takes Flash Professional on the Road

Adobe Systems Inc., which recently acquired the Flash product line from Macromedia, will launch the first roadshow designed to acquaint creative professionals with Macromedia Flash ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Gives Animators a Workout

It may not give you six-pack abs or buns of steel, but the Toon Boom Animation Workout Series promises to provide some valuable exercises for those animation muscles. Each title in ... Continue Reading →

Vue 3D Environment Contest Kicks Off

e-on software, a developer of natural 3D environment solutions, has issued a call for entries for its first Vue 3D Environment Competition. The contest offers Vue users a unique opportunity ... Continue Reading →

LucasArts Brings euphoria to Indiana

With our coverage of this year’s Game Developer’s Conference, we brought you word that Naturalmotion had introduced euphoria, a new character animation tool designed for ... Continue Reading →

DAZ Acquires Eovia U.S.

Draper, Utah-based 3D model and software developer DAZ Prods. Inc. today announced that it has acquired Eovia Corp., developer and publisher Carrara and other leading 3D animation, ... Continue Reading →