CGArena Graphics and Animation Portal  
   
   
blank toppline blank
 
If you missed out any Industry News on our Homepage due to any reason then you can find it here. Keep submitting the news and suggestions, we always love to hear, what you like and dislike.

News Archives

2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

Jan 12 Feb 12 Mar 12 Apr 12 May 12 Jun 12 Jul 12 Aug 12 Sep 12 Oct 12 Nov 12 Dec 12


31.05.2012

nissan
Nissan Spot by MPC

MPC follows its visually outstanding spot portraying Nissan\'s Armada and Pathfinder vehicles flying into pieces as they...
31.05.2012

eliana
Making of Eliana

This piece is actually created specially to promote the short movie, and this image is one of detailed close-up poster v...
31.05.2012

eat3d
Summer Sale on EAT3D Trainings

Get 25% extra discount on already discounted DVD\'s and bundles. During checkout use CODE: summerfun .Offer ends soon.
30.05.2012

cebas
Cebas is prepared for 2013

Introducing finalRender 3.5 Service Pack 9 with More Stability, Reliability and 3ds Max 2013 Support PLUS! A new release...
29.05.2012

fibble
Interview with Kristoffer Waardahl

A newer entrant to the puzzle segment is Crytek, best known for first-person shooters such as Far Cry and Crysis.
29.05.2012

krakatoa
70 min of Krakatoa Videos

Thinkbox releases 70 minutes of Krakatoa MX webinar videos. Total 7 videos are available to give informative information...
29.05.2012

cobwebs
Cobwebs v6 is Released

John Martini has created a free tool, Cobwebs, for 3ds Max, that makes suspending cables, cobwebs, wire bundles, etc.
26.05.2012

darko
CGPortfolio: Darko Vucenik

3D Artist from Croatia with more than 10 years of experience having wonderful portfolio and specialization in almost all...
25.05.2012

ida-pictures
IDA Pictures VFX Showreel

IDA Pictures just published new showreel 2012, hope you will enjoy watching this marvelous reel and take inspiration.
24.05.2012

unity-book
Win Free Copies of the New Book

Readers would be pleased to know that we have teamed up with Packt Publishing and are organizing a Giveaway especially f...
24.05.2012

Archmodels
Archmodels vol. 113 are out

Archmodels vol. 113 includes 80 high quality low poly 3d models of trees with textures, shaders and materials.
24.05.2012

mass-effect
Case Study: Mass Effect 3

We go in-depth with Digic to show how the cinematic was made - in stereo - featuring behind the scenes video breakdowns,...
23.05.2012

flicker-free
Animations with Indirect Illumination

This Tutorial will show you how to create flicker-free fly through animations in Maya. Will use a simple technique to el...
23.05.2012

siggraph
SIGGRAPH: Technical Papers Preview

SIGGRAPH 2012 brings together more than 20,000 professionals from 5 continents, 5-9 August 2012 in Los Angeles, Californ...
23.05.2012

outliner
Outliner Plus v1.2 Released

It can do everything the Maya Outliner can do but with OutlinerPlus you can easily display only the type of nodes you wa...
22.05.2012

cs6
Learning Adobe Photoshop CS6

Photoshop is a huge and complex program, but Andy breaks it down into bite sized pieces that anyone, from beginner to mo...
22.05.2012

mylottery
Spot: New York Lottery

The VFX wizards at MPC recently teamed up with Skunk directing team Ne-O via DDB NY to conjure an army of magical little...
21.05.2012

dogs-cats
Dogs & Cats - A Bottle of Togetherness

Absolute, BBH and Pretty Bird have joined forces to deliver A Bottle of Togetherness, creating a world where dogs and ca...
21.05.2012

beauybox
Beauty Box 2.0 Released

Beauty Box Video skin retouching plugin gives your actor or model an incredible makeover in post-production by incorpora...
21.05.2012

cctv
Phoenix Cashes in with CCTV Campaign

NYC-based creative agency and hybrid content creation studio, recently completed a striking :30 spot promoting China Cen...
19.05.2012

rukout
CG Portfolio: Rukout ArchViz. Company

rukout architectural visualization company provides quality 3d renderings that truly reflects the vision of architects, ...
18.05.2012

rayfire
RayFire v1.58 Released

Launch with new features & available at good discount. Support for 3ds Max 2013, Included Entropy Bullet plugin, Nvidia...
18.05.2012

mpc
MPC VFX in Music Video

MPC LA recently teamed up with directing duo dom&nic to handle a full range of VFX needs on English singer-songwriter Ga...
18.05.2012

reference
Free Video References

Animation reference library Endless Reference has made a new set of videos available for free. Each is recorded from the...
17.05.2012

hemingway
Hemingway & Gellhorn - VFX

You might be scratching your head and saying to yourself, How did they do that -- how did they embed Clive Owen & Nicole...
17.05.2012

superman
The Amazing Spiderman - 4 Min Preview

The film is directed by Marc Webb from a screenplay by James Vanderbilt, Alvin Sargent and Steve Kloves based on the Mar...
16.05.2012

brigade
Making of Wolf Brigade

Artist will take you through the steps in the creation of Wolf Brigade illustration. Strangely there is no concept or sk...
16.05.2012

hdri-hub
High Quality HDRI & Textures

HDRI Hub is your source for high quality hdri maps and textures. Primarily offer commercial textures, but also have a fr...
16.05.2012

night
Modernist Day and Night Scene

If you are looking to learn realistic and complex vray lighting. This scene comes with two different scene setup Dayligh...
16.05.2012

goz
GoZ for Softimage

GoZ for Softimage is a One Click Solution for 3d mesh exchange between ZBrush and Softimage using GoZ file format.
15.05.2012

autodesk 123D
Autodesk 123D turns photos in 3D model

Automatically turn your photos into amazing 3D models with Autodesk 123D Catch. Capture the world around you in a whole ...
15.05.2012

mib3
Men In Black 3 - Production Video

In Men in Black 3, Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are back... in time. J has seen some inexplicable thing...
14.05.2012

balloon-race
Making of Balloon Race

Artist created this image in 3ds max and give the different look using Graphite tools and Ink and Paint material. Enjoy ...
14.05.2012

tako
Ugu & Tako: VFX Director's short film

Robot vfx has just made a short film, FUGU & TAKO, around 7.5 minutes long that follows the story of two Japanese salary...
14.05.2012

quad chamfer
Quad Chamfer Modifier for 3ds Max

Quad Chamfer modifier produces all quad chamfers, unlike the normal 3ds Max chamfer which produces a lot of triangles & ...
12.05.2012

siyoung
CG Portfolio: Siyoung Lee

3D Artist from Canada looking for a job with wonderful portfolio. He has an education in sculpture from HongIk Universit...
11.05.2012

vray
Advanced VrayFur in Maya

So you want to learn, how to quickly and easy use VrayFur (Grass) for your architectural renderings? It should look pho...
11.05.2012

stitch
Modeling Knitted Clothing - Siggraph12

Recent yarn-based simulation techniques permit realistic and efficient dynamic simulation of knitted clothing, but produ...
11.05.2012

battleship
Inside Look at RealStars of Battleship

Inside look at how Industrial Light & Magic created the big explodey world of Peter Berg\'s Battleship. It\'s actually a...
10.05.2012

archmodels
ArchModels Vol. 112 are out

Archmodels vol. 112 includes 99 highly detailed models of dining room furniture with textures, shaders and materials. It...
10.05.2012

streets
Making of Keep the Streets Empty

For the whole image artist just used three main brushes for painting and a special brush for smudging using Photoshop.
10.05.2012

reducto
MudWalker and Reducto - Available now

Wayne Robson has announced two cool free tools for Mudbox users. The free downloads are available on the website. Go get...
09.05.2012

vray
V-Ray 2.0 for 3ds Max Update

V-Ray Latest Update Now Available with Support for 3ds Max 2013 and Major Feature Enhancements like support for motion b...
09.05.2012

cloud
Migration to the Cloud Computing!

The rapid rise of cloud computing has been driven by the benefits it delivers: huge cost savings with low initial invest...
09.05.2012

textures
Ground Surfaces Textures

Dosch Textures: Ground Surfaces provides 100 very detailed depictions of seamlessly tileable outdoor ground surfaces.
09.05.2012

avengers
VFX roll call for The Avengers

The film was an enormous effort in bringing together existing elements of the Marvel universe seen in various incarnatio...
08.05.2012

mudbox
50% OFF - Learning Mudbox 2012-2013

In this training course for Autodesk Mudbox 2012 and 2013, expert Brian Mennenoh is your guide to this powerful software...
08.05.2012

cs6
Adobe CS6 Now Available Online

Adobe Creative Suite 6 software delivers a whole new experience for digital media development, enabling you to work lig...
08.05.2012

renderpal
RenderPal V2.6 Released

This new version brings many great new features, improvements, as well as support for four new renderers out-of-the-box:...
07.05.2012

gimp
Hands-on: Testing the GIMP 2.8

The new version brings a number of significant technical enhancements and user interface improvements, including the lon...
07.05.2012

deepone
Making of Deep One

It is a creature design based on the description of what H.P. Lovecraft calls a deep one in his novel Shadow over Innsmo...
07.05.2012

escape
Short Film: The Escape

This 3 min short is created by Enspire studio located in Indonesia. Enspire Studio was founded by two individuals who ha...
05.05.2012

gano
CG Portfolio: Gano Ruless

3D Artist from Indonesia with more than 7 years of experience having specialization in interior design using 3ds Max.
05.05.2012

demo
New Demoreels Added

Have a look at new reels added in the reel section by Jonatan Catalan, David Zak and Nguyen Nak. Hope you will enjoy the...
04.05.2012

urs3d
Quick Tips and Tricks

3D Artist Arvid Schneider posting simple workflows for complex things on his website. Follow these simple but interestin...
04.05.2012

immortals
Realflow Case Study: Immortals

Stephen Elphick from BarXseven, talks about how RealFlow was used to simulate the wrath of Ares, God of War in Immortals...
03.05.2012

cryengine
CryEngine 3 Materials - Vol 1-2-3

We are proud to announce the immediate release of 3 Volumes on CryENGINE 3 with over 14 hours of combined instructions.
03.05.2012

vray
Using Vray Sun for Realistic Rendering

This scene artist created for a presentation about exterior lighting, and he would like to share the making of this scen...
03.05.2012

modo
Modo 601 Trial Available

Our modo Basic Trial is a free introduction to modo, useful for testing modo on a particular set of hardware, for exampl...
02.05.2012

oni
Making of Mask of Oni

Artist pleased to share the artwork Mask of Oni - Possessed, a lowpoly game character and he immensely enjoyed creating ...
02.05.2012

hdr light
HDR Light Studio Pro review

HDR Light Studio is currently available for Windows, with Mac and Linux versions in the works, which are expected to be ...
02.05.2012

cebas
thinkingParticles SP4 Released

cebas announce the release of its 4th Service Pack for thinkingParticles 4 for 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design 2010 - 2012.
01.05.2012

mass effect
Interview with Mass Effect 3

After ME2 we were wondering how the bar could possibly be raised, yet Rodrigue and his team managed to do exactly that i...
 
 
blank blank
  Copyright © 2006-2012. All Rights Reserved