Massive Brings Ready-To-Run Agents to SIGGRAPH

Massive, developer of the artificial intelligence-based 3D animation system used to create clashing armies of digital soldiers in the Lord of the Rings films, announced that it will ... Continue Reading →

Discreet Unveils 3ds max 7

Discreet, a division of Autodesk Inc., today announced that 3ds max 7 will be shown for the first time publicly at SIGGRAPH, to be held in Los Angeles, Calif., Aug. 10-12. The newest ... Continue Reading →

Monarch’s 2005 Ultimate Linux Box Available

Monarch Computer Systems of Tucker, Georgia has released its Ultimate Linux Box (ULB) line of workstations and servers for 2005. These systems allow a number of options for operating ... Continue Reading →

Weta Enters Tech Talk Ring at SIGGRAPH

Leading New Zealand effects companies behind the epic Lord of the Rings saga will come together to present Middle Earth: Imagination Made More Real as part of the Tech Talk series at ... Continue Reading →

Bauhaus’s Mirage Goes Guerilla at SIGGRAPH

Bauhaus Software Inc. will let SIGGRAPH attendees get their hands on its real-time video paint, animation and effects system, Mirage, as part of the Guerilla Studio, an integrated network ... Continue Reading →

ReelSmart Motion Blur Pro 3.0 Released for Shake.

Vision Effects has added ReelSmart Motion Blur Pro version 3.0 to its popular Shake plug-in set. ReelSmart Motion Blur (RSMB) automatically tracks every pixel in a sequence and blurs ... Continue Reading →

HP Rolls Out New Workstations

HP has announced a new line of workstations engineered to offer customers increased power, reliability and support at a lower cost. The HP Workstation xw4200, xw6200 and xw8200 boast ... Continue Reading →

Alias Readying Maya Unlimited for Mac OS X

Alias announced today that Maya Unlimited for the Mac OS X operating system will be available for purchase by late summer 2004. The news was released at the Apple World Wide Developers ... Continue Reading →

DAZ Prods. Acquires Corel’s Bryce

DAZ Prods. has acquired Bryce, the award-winning 3D landscaping and animation package from Corel, maker of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite, WordPerfect Office and Corel Painter. DAZ says it ... Continue Reading →

Vicon Makes Motion to Capture House Of Moves

Vicon Motion Systems, a developer of optical motion-capture solutions, announced today that it has acquired Los Angeles, Calif.-based House of Moves, the longest-standing independent ... Continue Reading →