A script by Jonathan de Blok for removing fireflies from renders. More on the Iray Dev blog.
New test renders by Archviz artist Bertrand Benoit using the Corona Renderer. More on BBB3viz.
MIT students have created a method that combines a desktop 3D printer with liquid nitrogen to print ice cream shapes. More on Techcrunch.
Budapest-based Digic Pictures have posted online their latest reel. Watch it on YouTube.
A tutorial by Archviz artist Peter Guthrie.
Kiwi Juice collects together in one place good quality self-published commercial tutorials by leading artists in in the concept art, illustration and 3D fields. See it at kiwijuice.net.
Australian artist Michael Wentworth-Bell recently consulted Zoltar, the CG Tarot Reader and spiritual guide, on the future of 3DS Max. According to Zoltar, 3DS Max will continue to evolve and won’t be discontinued in the near future. More on Zoltar’s Facebook page.
Samuel Conlogue has released a 2 part tutorial demonstrating the colouring and post production effects used at Infusion Studios. Part 1 focuses primarily on Magic Bullet looks while part 2 is more advanced, with explanations on how to grade animated footage using After Effecs’ built-in color correction tools in conjunction with Optical Flares and Real Smart Motion Blur from RE:Vision Effects. Watch part 1 and part 2 on the Infusion Effects website.
Ephere, makers of Ornatrix, have posted a video showcasing the new viewport hair preview in Ornatrix v3. You can watch the preview on the Ephere Youtube channel.
New features in Laubwerk’s 3DS Max plugin and plants collections include: [more...]
A commercial script by Clovis Gay for creating animated duplication effects, for motion graphics or simply to check your animation without using trajectories. Watch a sample video and tutorial on Kinematiclab’s site.