Check out this lovely piece of animation featuring a photoreal squirrel from Polish animation studio Panoptiqm We caught up with Krzysztof Krok, co-founder of new animation studio Panoptiqm to ask more about this wonderful in-house project. “The creative director of the film is Artur Marcol who also was responsible for the quality of the animation,” [...]
Watch the fascinating new trailer for Siggraph 2013 featuring cool new technologies, showing jaw-dropping simulations, experimental graphics and more…
Rob Redman discovers whether Gnomon’s latest training course offers anything to Mari artists
The new Xbox One has an 8-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, 500GB HDD, HDMI in/out, 802.11n WiFi, USB 3.0 and a Blu-Ray drive, but what does all this mean for game artists?
Marcello Baldari is a 3D artist, keen on videogames and model collecting. Let’s find out his influences and look at his cool CG art
Offering updated functionality and stacks of potential, this system is absolute genius, says Steve Jarratt
Artist Jorge Adrian Fernandez shows how he created this lovely arch-viz render of a Pioneer mixer using 3ds Max, V-Ray, Photoshop and Fusion
Polish, polish, polish. That all-important element which raises the quality of every production is in abundance here. Rob Redman loves it
This Blender image from the latest issue 3D World is reader art at its best! It’s colourful and full of life!
Contents for the latest issue of 3D World (170): FMX 2013 roundup; CG animal techniques; video tutorial on Stereo 3D; better vehicle renders and more!
Change can be a good thing when it’s an upgrade. That’s the case with the new version of Modo, as Mike Griggs finds out
Maxwell Render features its own powerful material manager – Rob Redman demonstrates how to make the most of it
A joint effort where character modelling skills and environment creation combine to create a fun image. Buon appetito!
Watch the fast-paced CGI animated promo piece for Counter Strike Online 2 created by the talented artists at Alfred Imageworks for South Korean developer Nexon and read about the pipeline used to create it…
A personality was born the day Sergey finished this render. Tzanko the Boxer could come to life at any moment – and if he did we’d run to the hills!