Monthly Archives: May 2006

SGI plans to be debt-free in six months

One partner, however, worries bankruptcy protection plan will hurt sales The decision by financially-troubled Silicon Graphics Inc. to file for bankruptcy protection in the U.S. is “great news,” says the head of

Game Maker to Put Product on Big Screen

Published by: New York Times – Technology LOS ANGELES, May 8 — For years, Hollywood has talked about the supposed convergence of films and video games. And for years, the primary results

First Flight – planned new animated short film by DreamWorks

Dreamworks animation plans a new animated short film to soar with “Over the Hedge” in NY & LA.05 May 2006 DreamWorks Animation will debut a new animated short film entitled “First Flight”

New trailer for WarHammer online: AGE OF RECKONING

FAIRFAX (VA) – MAY 4, 2006 – Mythic Entertainment, developer and publisher of massively-multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPG’s), today released the E3 cinematic trailer for Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning (WAR). A

Free compositing and editing tools

If you want to produce interesting and good looking movies you have to pay attention to postproduction as well. Because 3D SW package itself is quite expensive, many animators and film makers

NVIDIA releases new versions of Gelato renderer

NVIDIA Corporation releases two new versions of Gelato software.  The new Gelato will be available in two modifications: free Gelato 2.0 software – the render tool you can download from the NVIDIA

Come to Anifest starting tomorrow May 4th in Trebon, CZ!

Come to the 5th International animated film festival which takes place in a small city Trebon situated in the lovely countryside between the fishponds in the south of Czech Republic. This is

Make a chicken model using Nurbs and Sub-Divisions

Before I even started modelling, I tried to work out how I would do the animation setup for this guy. Since the beak is going to be made of a totally different

Cars – The most ambitious Pixar’s movie yet

John Lasseter’s new Pixar film Cars is his most ambitious yet. Following the likes of Finding Nemo and Toy Story, Cars is the latest animated movie from the Oscar-winning Pixar Animation Studios

20 Years of Pixar – Animation At The London Science Museum

“Computers don’t create computer animation any more than a pencil creates pencil animation. What creates computer animation is the artist.” These words by John Lasseter, executive vice president of Pixar Animation Studios,