SANTA MONICA, CA - Activision (www.activision.com) will be using
Realviz's Moviemento motion capture solution for facial capture on an upcoming
movie-based videogame. The company is a worldwide devel ...
August 28, 2007
BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - BITT Animation & VFX (www.bittanimation.com) recently completed three months of work on a :90 animated spot for Ford. Wind gives the impression of a moving painting, with ima ...
August 23, 2007
NEW YORK - Nailgun (www.nailgun.tv)
recently created a gritty show package for Versus' coverage of WEC (World
Extreme Cagefighting). The :30 video places treated live action of WEC fighters
- shot gr ...
August 21, 2007
MONTREAL - Softimage (www.softimage.com)
is running a promotion in which animators can purchase Softimage|XSI Essentials
for $1,995 (normally $2,995) and get a free upgrade to XSI 6.5. The promotion
August 20, 2007
TORONTO - Max the Mutt Animation School (www.maxthemutt.com),
here, is integrating Toon Boom Animation's Storyboard Pro and Digital Pro into
its animation program. The school offers a rigorous, in-de ...
SAN DIEGO - The winners of the first international FJORG! Competition (www.siggraph.org/s2007/attendees/fjorg) were announced at SIGGRAPH last week. Teams had 32 hours to create a character-driven an ...
August 13, 2007
SAN FRANCISCO - Mental Images (www.mentalimages.com), a provider
of rendering software and other tools for animators and VFX artists, has
released Mental Mill Artist Edition, a technology for the cre ...
August 1, 2007
TORONTO - Eyeon Software (www.eyeonline.com)
has introduced a new version of its Fusion compositing application that
features over 100 updates. Fusion 5.2 now supports the native Fusion API as
well as ...
July 24, 2007
NEW YORK - Visual effects studio Rhinofx recently hired a number of designers, animators and technologists to support the company's growth. The additions come in the midst of two major design/VFX proj ...
July 16, 2007
HOLLYWOOD - S4 Studios (www.s4studios.com) designed and produced a :45 fully-animated 3D promo for NBC Universal HD's 22-hour broadcast of Al Gore's Live Earth, dubbed "the concert for a climate in cr ...
July 10, 2007