MAXON Unveils CINEMA 4D Upgrade

MAXON has announced the third significant upgrade to CINEMA 4D R8. For a small update fee, CINEMA 4D R8.5 provides a host of new features for the basic CINEMA 4D package and the Advanced ... Continue Reading →

Eden FX Fired Up for Hellboy

CG effects shop Eden FX has recently lined up a number of feature film, TV and video games projects including Revolution Studios’ upcoming big-screen comic book adaptation Hellboy. Eden ... Continue Reading →

Nokia Introduces Mobile Media Devices

As the mobile phone market heats up as a growing outlet for animation and gaming, Nokia this week unleashes what it calls its most powerful phones yet. These mobile media devices feature ... Continue Reading →

Where the Wild Things Aren’t Animated?

Okay, maybe the wild things will be animated, but Universal’s upcoming big-screen adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s book Where the Wild Things Are ... Continue Reading →

Alienware Introduces New Pro Workstations

Alienware has released three new lines of professional workstations: MJ-12 digital content-creation, Ozma digital audio and Roswell digital video. Customers will have the option to ... Continue Reading →

Power Booleans 2.5 Released

nPower Software has released version 2.5 of Power Booleans for 3ds Max/Viz. Powered by POPLib, a powerful polygonal modeling kernel from IntegrityWare, the plug-in supports the new ... Continue Reading →

Mariah Carey Joins Proud Family

If you missed last week’s animated debut of pop diva Mariah Carey on Disney Channel’s The Proud Family, you can catch it tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. In the episode, Oscar Proud’s ... Continue Reading →

Discreet Rolls Out 3ds max 6

Discreet has begun shipping the latest version of its professional 3D modeling, animation and rendering software. 3ds max 6 was developed in close cooperation with customers such as ... Continue Reading →

EFX House Moneyshots Completes OutKast Videos

Full-service visual-effects-design facility Moneyshots recently completed work on two music videos for pop group OutKast’s new double album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below, due out ... Continue Reading →

Eden FX Takes Particleillusion to the Final Frontier

There are a lot of particles floating around in space, but here on Earth EFX producers rely on advanced software to create particle effects for sci-fi projects like Paramount Television’s ... Continue Reading →