SIGGRAPH NEWS: NaturalMotion Pumps Out endorphin 2.5

NaturalMotion Ltd. announced the forthcoming release of endorphin 2.5, the newest version of its award-winning character animation software based on Dynamic Motion Synthesis (DMS) technology. ... Continue Reading →

eyeon to Ship Fusion 5 on August 31

Another day, another big SIGGRAPH unveiling, this time from the folks at eyeon Software, who announced that their compositing application, Fusion 5, will be shipping by the end of August. Among ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH NEWS:Lucas Wants “Foot in Anime”

George Lucas expressed a desire to get into anime as he discussed his company’s new focus on TV Monday at SIGGRAPH in Los Angeles. The Star Wars creator delivered the keynote ... Continue Reading →

Massive Jet Takes Off at SIGGRAPH

Massive Software opened the hangar doors for Massive Jet, the latest variation on its Academy Award-winning 3D animation application that employs autonomous agents for the creation ... Continue Reading →

MAXON Debuts Three at SIGGRAPH

MAXON today announced the coming of CINEMA 4D Release 9.5, BodyPaint 3D 2.5 and a new product called MAXON Production Bundle, designed exclusively for studio visual effects. All the ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk 3ds Max 8 Debuts

Autodesk Inc. today unveiled the latest version of its award-winning 3D modeling, animation and rendering software for video game, film and video production pipelines. The announcement ... Continue Reading →

Avid Unveils SOFTIMAGE|XSI v.5.0

The new software version announcements keep rolling in as Avid Technology pulls up the curtain on SOFTIMAGE|XSI version 5.0, the latest incarnation of its flagship 3D animation package. ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH NEWS: 7s Up for Alias Maya, MotionBuilder

It’s a big day for Alias as the Toronto-based software powerhouse announces the newest versions of its Maya and Motionbuilder software, just in time for the SIGGRAPH confab in ... Continue Reading →

Giant Killer Robots Delivers Fantastic FX

San Francisco-based vfx shop Giant Killer Robots (GKR) played a lead role in bringing 20th Century Fox’s latest superhero extravaganza, Fantastic Four, from the pages of Marvel ... Continue Reading →

Madagascar’s Penguins March for Computing

Having tickled many a funny bone in DreamWorks Animation’s hit feature, Madagascar, those mischievous animated penguins are starring in a video illustrating how High Performance ... Continue Reading →