Skymatter Sculpts Free Trial of Mudbox 1.0.4

Skymatter Limited (www.skymatter.com), a developer of 3D software tools, has announced the immediate availability of a free trial of Mudbox 1.0.4, its 3D sculpting software. The trial ... Continue Reading →

BOXX Supports Windows Vista

BOXX Technologies Inc. today announced a plan to help visual effects and design professionals make a smooth transition to Microsoft Windows Vista by fully testing and certifying all ... Continue Reading →

Massive Builds Global Partner Network

Massive Software, a leading developer of autonomous-agent 3D animation systems, has established a certified network of worldwide channel partners that includes top visual effects and ... Continue Reading →

EA Chicago Taps Softimage for 3D Pipeline

Electronic Arts’ Chicago studio has partnered with Softimage Co., a subsidiary of Avid Technology Inc., to dbuild a 3D game development pipeline built on SOFTIMAGE|XSI software. ... Continue Reading →

Atmosphere Brought to Babylon 5

Visual effects work has begun on Babylon 5: The Lost Tales’Voices in the Dark, a new direct-to-video feature from Warner Home Video and Warner Bros. Television. Work is being ... Continue Reading →

Foundry Brings Heat to NAB

London-based visual effects developer The Foundry is heading to the National Association of Broadcasters’ NAB 2007 in Las Vegas with new products including Furnace 4 for Shake ... Continue Reading →

Entity FX Brings ‘Justice’ to Smallville

In this week’s eagerly anticipated episode of The CW’s Smallville, young Clark Kent gets some super-powered help from other crimefighters that have made appearances on the ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk Introduces Maya 8.5

Autodesk Inc. today announced this it is shipping Autodesk Maya 8.5, the latest version of its market-leading 3D animation, modeling and rendering software. The update promises enhanced ... Continue Reading →

VFX Shown and Told at VES Event

One of the highlights of award season each year is The Visual Effects Society’s Show and Tell event because it offers effects artist a unique opportunity to show voters and members ... Continue Reading →

VES Hosts Show & Tell Saturday

Artists from many of the top visual effects studios will gather at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, Jan. 13, to show off their nominated work at the Visual Effects ... Continue Reading →