Animationwerks Helps Remember 9/11

Tonight at 9:00 p.m., pay cable network Showtime will premiere DC 9/11 A Time of Crisis, a new original docudrama that chronicles how the government dealt with the terrorist attacks ... Continue Reading →

VES Seeks EFX Awards Submissions

The Visual Effects Society is accepting submissions for the second annual VES awards, scheduled for Feb. 18 at the Hollywood Palladium. The VES will honor EFX artists and technologists ... Continue Reading →

Discreet Ships lustre Worldwide

Discreet, a division of Autodesk Inc., today announced the worldwide shipping of lustre, its software-based digital grading and color correction system for interactive film look creation. ... Continue Reading →

In Post-Modern Post World, Two CG Giants Cooperate

In a post-production world now ruled by low-cost solutions, two formerly high-flying, high-end CG powerhouses and are getting together to boldly go where they never thought they would. ... Continue Reading →

Bauhaus Announces New GFX and EFX Software

Bauhaus Software has announced the launch of its flagship product, Mirage. Described by the company as "a unified environment for creating animated graphics and special effects," ... Continue Reading →

Digimation Sees Forest for the Trees

Bit-by-bit and byte-by-byte, animated 3D photo-reality is getting closer to the real thing all the time. And New Orleans-based Digimation added to the progress toward that goal, announcing ... Continue Reading →

New Software Takes Jitters Out of Videography

Doing some rotoscoping and want to clean up the shaky camera work in your source video? If your shooting style was so jittery that even your camera’s image stabilization technology ... Continue Reading →

Processor Giant on Global Search for a Few Good Animators

To highlight the debut of its newest processor technology in late September, chipmaker AMD is on a fast worldwide search for the best non-commercial animated and CGI work it can find. Eligible ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net Gets Another Prime Kid’s Win

The dog days of summer got off to a good start for Cartoon Network. In the first week of August, the net was in first place in all ad-supported cable in both total day and prime time ... Continue Reading →

PC Widescreen Signs On With Nvidia

Looking to steal some thunder from Apple’s popular widescreen PowerBook, computer-maker Hewlett-Packard has chosen to power the graphics on its new 17-inch notebook with a Nvidia ... Continue Reading →