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August 11, 2004
SIGGRAPH: CURIOUS LABS SHOWS SHADE 7 SANTA CRUZ, CA - Curious Labs ( is at this year's SIGGRAPH with Shade 7, its 3D graphics suite. The tool will begin shipping within the next two weeks and is geared toward designers, illustrators and architechts.

Shade 7 is a Mac OSX and Windows application. The tool provides intuitive Bezier curve/surface modeling for quick 3D design creation, and a set of plug-ins for finishing projects.

The company is offering Shade 7 in three variations. The entry-level Designer LE version is priced at $99. Shade Standard is aimed at designers and artists, and is priced $199 ($249 after launch). Shade Professional, which is designed for networked rendering, is priced at $999.

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