The skin and hair of virtual humans are still largely shaped by white features, argues Theodore Kim in a SIGGRAPH lecture.
The “Croods” sequel opens strongly, SIGGRAPH goes virtual (again), and labor practices at vfx studios continue to stir controversy …
Organizers say it’s impossible to hold the event in person given “continued uncertainty surrounding the future of COVID-19 and worldwide travel precautions.”
This is the first time in the conference’s 47-year history that it has been cancelled.
Learn about how the School of Visual Arts in New York City is growing its presence at major animation/vfx events like Annecy and Siggraph.
Among the offerings is the world premiere of Disney’s second vr project, “A Kite’s Tail.”
A comedy show in London is inviting animators and vfx artists to share anecdotes about their career setbacks, in the spirit of fun.
See the full list of 24 projects chosen for the 2019 SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival Electronic Theater.
Didn’t get to SIGGRAPH this year? Here’s a round-up of animation and vfx hardware and software announcements from the confab.
It’s been 20 years since Chris Landreth’s groundbreaking short “Bingo” showed the world what Maya 1.0 could do.
Directors Pierre Perifel, Liron Topaz, and JP Sans reveal how working on the new Dreamworks short transformed them as filmmakers.
Over two dozen Pixar crew spread across eight panels will explore the making of Brad Bird’s latest film.
The prestigious SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference will include several animation-related technical papers.
For a filmmaker, working in vr is like chopping off someone’s legs and telling them to run, says “Son of Jaguar” director Jorge Gutierrez.
Disney is exploring a new way to automate speech animation with computers.
A run-down of the Real-Time Live SIGGRAPH projects, including a focus on an interactive 3d watercolor stylization tool.
Experts in vr animation weigh in on what they’ve learned from working in the medium so far.
The computer graphics and interactive conference is shaking things up in the vr space.
A deep dive with researcher Paul Debevec, who has been pivotal in some of the biggest innovations in vfx, including photoreal digital characters.
The program for SIGGRAPH Asia 2016 is beginning to take shape. Here’s a first look at the Computer Animation Festival.
What if you could sketch a pattern or design on a piece of paper and have all the hand-drawn intricacies of your work instantly preserved in the texture of a 3D model? It may soon be possible.
Making an independent animated short is hard. But what if you had the power of Pixar’s animation toolset and renderfarm behind you?
SIGGRAPH can be overwhelming, so here’s an animation and VFX-focused look at what not to miss in Anaheim.
The independent short film made by two Pixar artists has won the top prize at this year’s SIGGRAPH.
Three new calls for entries from Athens, Greece; Třeboň, Czech Republic; and Los Angeles, California.
Laika is revolutionizing stop motion animation with 3D printing. We visited the set of their latest film, ‘The Boxtrolls,’ to find out how they do it.
SIGGRAPH has announced the winners of its 41st annual Computer Animation Festival. These projects will be shown amongst more than 100 pieces at the 2014 conference that will take place August 10-14 in Vancouver, Canada.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=CE2G96KbtAw SIGGRAPH Asia has released a preview for the 2012 Computer …
Sheffield, UK — Lightworks is currently exhibiting at the Siggraph computer graphics exhibition in Los Angeles, California. The …
Innovative and Versatile New Toolset Unveiled at SIGGRAPH Takes Viewing BRDFs to New Levels of Accuracy and Efficiency BURBANK, Calif. …
EMERYVILLE, CA — Pixar Animation Studios announced that the RenderMan team will present new insights at SIGGRAPH 2012 into its very …
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ex6FqUhlHE0&feature=youtu.be Los Angeles, CA — At SIGGRAPH 2012, Luxology will host numerous …
Respected Effects and Animation Studios also Celebrate Landmark 20th and 10th Anniversaries CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 2, 2012 — Sony …
Although summer is almost upon us, there’s still time to submit your work to the SIGGRAPH Asia 2012 Computer Animation Festival. The …
http://vimeo.com/37724685 Chicago, IL — SIGGRAPH 2012, 5-9 August at the Los Angeles Convention Center, announces the Computer …
Chicago, IL — SIGGRAPH 2012 Emerging Technologies provides attendees an exclusive hands-on opportunity to interact with the newest …
SIGGRAPH Asia gathers the best of the industry and academia, where researchers, innovators, artists, producers and industry …
This video offers a fun, easy-to-digest recap of the technical papers that were presented at the SIGGRAPH conference in Vancouver last week.