Armor del Amor

HouseSpecial’s Armadillo Love Story Makes a Date with Portland Airport

Portland, Oregon-based animation studio HouseSpecial and director Kirk Kelley have launched a new short about the love life of one of America’s odder creatures, Armor del Amor. The ... Continue Reading →
Back to the Moon

Google’s First VR Doodle Celebrates Magic of Méliès

Today marks the launch of the first-ever Virtual Reality/360-degree interactive Google Doodle. The charming animated project Back to the Moon celebrates the magic and genius of French ... Continue Reading →
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Vicon Launches Shōgun 1.2 at FMX

On Monday at FMX in Stuttgart, Vicon (www.vicon.com) announced the official release of Shōgun 1.2, the latest update to the leading motion capture software for film, broadcast and ... Continue Reading →
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BOXX Receives NVIDIA Partner Award, Details NAB Highlights

High-performance computer workstation, rendering system and server creators BOXX Technologies has been recognized with the Americas 2017 NVIDIA Partner Network Professional Visualization ... Continue Reading →
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Muppet Babies: Revisiting the Babies’ Rainbow Connection

TOM WARBURTON *** This story originally appeared in ... Continue Reading →
Sherlock Gnomes

‘Sherlock Gnomes’: Not So Elementary, Dear Watson!

***This story originally appeared in the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine (No. 279)*** Sherlock Holmes is an infinitely complex, challenging and charismatic character. He’s ... Continue Reading →
Scene Track: The Game Media Explorer

E*D Films Opens Up Unity Media Exporter Scene Track

Award-winning animation house E*D Films is releasing its in-house solution Scene Track: The Game Media Explorer — an open source animation tool that delivers four kinds of data ... Continue Reading →
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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ – Conjuring New Jedi Tricks

Albert Cheng The wizards of The Third Floor reveal a few of the secrets of their ... Continue Reading →
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The Highway Rat: He Just Loves to Steal Cake!

Jeroen Jaspaert Michael Rose The new animated special The Highway Rat has all ... Continue Reading →
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Software Giant Autodesk to Axe 13% of Global Workforce

Autodesk, creator of go-to animation/VFX/gaming software solutions such as 3ds Max, Maya and Stingray, announced last week that its Board of Directors had approved a worldwide restructuring ... Continue Reading →