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Weta Digital Launches ‘Weta Animated’ to Produce Original Content

Weta Digital Launches ‘Weta Animated’ to Produce Original Content Weta Digital will begin producing original content for the first time in its 25 year history under a new venture, Weta Animated, led by Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh, and has hired Prem Akkaraju…
June 15, 2020
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Cinesite’s Management Team Grows with Three Animation and VFX Hires

Cinesite’s Management Team Grows with Three Animation and VFX Hires Cinesite announced three new hires at its Montreal facility and London headquarters - Melissa Taylor General Manager in London, Siobhan Bentley Head of Production VFX also in London and…
May 25, 2020
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Riot Games and Pixotope Go Live to Augment LPL Pro League Finals

Riot Games and Pixotope Go Live to Augment LPL Pro League Finals Riot Games wanted to add an eye-catching augmented reality show to the LPL Pro League Finals eSports event, based on their League Of Legends game characters. Focussing on characters was a good…
May 18, 2020
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Illustrators Bridging 3D Animation and Medical Science

Illustrators Bridging 3D Animation and Medical Science Veronica Falconieri Hays is a certified medical illustrator working in Washington DC specialising in medical, molecular, cellular and biological visualisation, including still media and animation. Medical…
May 12, 2020
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Faceware Studio Matches Animation to Live Performance in Real Time

Faceware Studio Matches Animation to Live Performance in Real Time Faceware Studio is a new software platform made to create life-like, expressive facial animation in real time. The Faceware Studio streaming workflow starts with single-click calibration, and…
May 07, 2020
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AEAF Shows Off Beautiful Work for TV, Film, Digital – and Beyond

AEAF Shows Off Beautiful Work for TV, Film, Digital – and Beyond Some terrific new entries have rolled into AEAF Awards over the last few weeks. Read about a few of them below and have a look in the online viewing section of the website. Get inspired to enter…
April 18, 2020
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MPC Gets Ready for a More Animated, More CG Future

MPC Gets Ready for a More Animated, More CG Future MPC's focus on animated CG creatures and characters creates emotional gateways to viewers for storytelling. As life under lockdown continues, design, animation and VFX studios have been creatively adjusting…
April 03, 2020
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AXYZ anima v4 Introduces 4D People and Crowds to Visualisations

AXYZ anima v4 Introduces 4D People and Crowds to Visualisations anima is a stand alone character animation and crowd simulation application developed for architects and designers who need to quickly create 3D character animations to make architectural and…
March 19, 2020
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Motion Design and Animation Come to Life at AEAF Awards

Motion Design and Animation Come to Life at AEAF Awards AEAF Awards now has some beautiful new animated projects displayed online – 2D, 3D character and VFX animation and motion graphics – showing huge skill, energy and above all creativity. These projects,…
March 09, 2020
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Moves by MAXON Brings Facial and Body Motion Capture to Cinema 4D

Moves by MAXON Brings Facial and Body Motion Capture to Cinema 4D Moves by Maxon is a new app based on Cineversity‘s facial capture app, CV-AR, and takes advantage of Apple's AR-Toolkit. Moves can be used to capture facial motion and whole body movement and…
February 17, 2020
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Jellyfish Welcomes Senior VFX Artists Nicolas Hernandez and Kevin Hoppe

Jellyfish Welcomes Senior VFX Artists Nicolas Hernandez and Kevin Hoppe VFX and animation studio Jellyfish Pictures has hired Kevin Hoppe and Nicolas Hernandez to expand its senior creative team. Both artists bring valued experience and knowledge to the…
February 10, 2020
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AEAF Awards Attracts Top Spots and Creative Animations

AEAF Awards Attracts Top Spots and Creative Animations Juice - G2A.com Take a look at some of the first entries in the 2020 AEAF Awards. Projects are arriving from around the world as well as around Australia. Now is the time to enter your own team’s work.…
January 27, 2020
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DNEG Welcomes David Prescott to Lead Feature Animation in LA

DNEG Welcomes David Prescott to Lead Feature Animation in LA DNEG has announced the appointment of former Skydance SVP David Prescott to lead the expansion of its Feature Animation team into Los Angeles. As Senior Vice President of Creative Production for…

Reviewing the MSI WS65 for Motion Capture and RTX Graphics

Jan 13, 2020 1475
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Reviewing the MSI WS65 for Motion Capture and RTX Graphics Sina Azad, TD and Motion…

Xsens DOT Tracks, Visualises and Analyses Motion for Developers

Jan 12, 2020 783
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Xsens DOT Tracks, Visualises and Analyses Motion for Developers Xsens DOT is a new…

Fusion Studio Powers FX for 3D Animation 'Latte & The Magic Waterstone'

Dec 23, 2019 1067
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Fusion Studio Powers FX for 3D Animation 'Latte & The Magic Waterstone' ‘Latte & The…

Tau Films and Ziva Dynamics on Building Creatures from the Inside Out

Dec 12, 2019 1510
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Tau Films and Ziva Dynamics on Building Creatures from the Inside Out The new…

Foundry Flix 6.2 Integrates Storyboard Pro for Pre-Production Teams

Dec 02, 2019 1171
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Version 6.2 of Foundry Flix, story development software for teams involved in VFX,…

Animator Bill Schultz joins ReDefine as Executive Producer of Animation

Oct 11, 2019 1828
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Animator Bill Schultz joins ReDefine as Executive Producer of Animation ReDefine, the new…

Ziva Dynamics Controls Precise Animations for Cartoons and Digidoubles

Oct 03, 2019 1391
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Ziva Dynamics Controls Precise Animations for Cartoons and Digidoubles The developers at…

Xsens MVN Captures Motion for Remote Users, Adds Global Navigation

Sep 07, 2019 1330
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Xsens MVN Captures Motion for Remote Users, Adds Global Navigation Xsens inertial based…

Vicon Shōgun 1.3 Brings Real-Time Body Tracking Down to the Fingertips

Aug 03, 2019 1544
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Vicon Shōgun 1.3 Brings Real-Time Body Tracking Down to the Fingertips Vicon’s upcoming…

Cinema 4D R21 Speeds Workflows and Animation, Launches Subscriptions

Jul 31, 2019 3551
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Cinema 4D R21 Speeds Workflows and Animation, Launches Subscriptions Cinema 4D with…

AEAF Awards Finalists Announced

Jul 31, 2019 1423
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AEAF Awards Finalists Announced Congratulations! Below is a list of the finalist entries…

Golaem 7 Develops New Procedural Character Layout Tool and Link to Unreal

Jul 29, 2019 1523
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Golaem 7 Develops New Procedural Character Layout Tool and Link to Unreal Golaem crowd…