Solid Angle releases Arnold for Houdini
The popular cross-platform ray-tracing engine can now work with the Houdini 3D animation engine. Setups can be shared with the ...
Autodesk 2015 Entertainment Creation Suites last for Softimage
The addition of Bifrost to Maya is a bridge to the future for users who will miss Softimage’s extensibility. Autodesk ...
Autodesk modifies Softimage end-of-life terms
Access is “indefinite;” license holders can use Softimage as long as they like. Autodesk says it is changing how it ...
Competitors leap to replace Softimage
LightWave 3D, Chaos Group first to reach out to Softimage users with special crossgrade deals. Autodesk already has offers in ...
Autodesk to discontinue Softimage
Three 3D content environments was clearly one too many. Autodesk is offering a no-cost transition to either Maya or 3ds ...
Clara.io gets an update, funding, and guidance
Online 3D modeler Clara.io gets new features and new investment money.
Autodesk rolls out M&E lineup for 2014
Media and Entertainment suites add powerful new features for crowds, characters, and reality capture. Autodesk M&E is a group stuck ...
Autodesk expands Media and Entertainment Suites for 2013
Multi-product workflows and extreme 3D detail drive this year’s updates. By Kathleen Maher The entertainment industry is fundamentally changing. It ...
Chaos Group releases V-Ray for Softimage
The popular physical-based render is now available as plug-ins to four DCC and two CAD products. Rendering specialist Chaos ...
Fabric Engine leverages the cloud for high-performance applications
Built to solve complex simultaneous uses of CPU and GPU for animation, Fabric Engine has the potential to solve knotty ...