Wednesday, 23 May 2018

V-Ray Next for 3ds Max released

Chaos Group has released V-Ray Next for 3ds Max, featuring faster GPU rendering, an AI denoiser, and redesigned physical cameras all giving users smarter, faster rendering.

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Flame 2019 Released

The next instalment in Autodesk’s compositing and effects software, features new improvements and tools, giving users even more customisation options.

Monday, 30 April 2018

Freefolk on creating VFX from commercials to film

Since 2003 Freefolk has been creating high-end post production for commercials, TV and film. Working on projects including the BAFTA nominated Emerald City, Kingsman: The Secret Service, and more recently Paramount’s The Alienists, Freefolk are at the top of their game. 

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Escape takes the Twin Town Challenge

We’re raising money for SpecialEffect by competing in the Twin Town Challenge car rally. The 100 teams will take an epic road trip from Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire to Witney's twin town Le Touquet in northern France.

Friday, 06 April 2018

Autodesk releases Arnold 5.1

Autodesk’s high-end renderer now gives artists more control over image quality and features new tools which provide even more flexibility to keep pipelines running smoothly and efficiently.

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

ZBrush 2018 Released

Pixologic has released the next generation of its industry leading 3D sculpting tool, ZBrush. 

The latest version, ZBrush 2018, features a number of core upgrades that include new polygon deformers, Sculptris Pro Mode, and PolyGroupIt. 

 

Wednesday, 07 March 2018

The evolution of SSD storage

Solid state storage has been popular in computer graphics pipelines for several years. With video quality ever-evolving into the realms of 4K, 8K, and HDR the demand for high-speed storage is increasing as studios become more dependent on quick-access drives that allow them to playback uncompressed, high quality footage.

Monday, 05 March 2018

Escape Technology at BVE 2018

Partnering with HP and PNY Solutions, Escape Technology showcased the latest in high-end GPU rendering and top of the range 3D workflow at BVE 2018.