Are you looking to get some animation done in your hotel room? Finesse your script on the beach? Storyboard at Starbucks? L.A.-based artist Toniko Pantoja gives some tips on what tech you’ll need.
Toon Boom is touting 40 new-and-improved features in the latest edition of its industry-standard animation software.
With its new short “Sherman,” Unity is showcasing what’s possible in real-time rendering of fur, hair, and feathers.
Add an extra dimension to your drawings. PSD to 3D is a new plug-in that easily converts 2d drawings into 3d content.
Although these features are basic, they can be a welcome addition for animators who already use Procreate as part of their workflow.
How the Blender team made a main character for their latest short film.
Cartoon Brew gets an early preview of Ollie VR, a new tool designed to ease people into animating in vr.
A new app turns iPhones into virtual cameras for cg production.
Google Earth Studio allows animators to integrate Google Earth imagery into their productions.
The Grease Pencil provides 2d animation tools within Blender’s free and open-source full-3d pipeline.
The debate about 2d versus 3d animation is becoming increasingly irrelevant as more artists use an integrated 2d/3d approach thanks to the new generation of powerful animation tools.
Maxon, maker of Cinema 4D software, plans to broaden its offerings to augmented and virtual reality creators.
The prestigious SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference will include several animation-related technical papers.
Simple Animation aims to make it simple for animators anywhere in the world to collaborate on projects using its virtual studio solution.
The Grease Pencil 2.0 tools will be available in the second half of 2018.
Facebook as a maker of animation tools? It just happened.
The Apple iPhone X is turning out to be a much more powerful tool for animation artists than anyone could have imagined.
An explanation of light field rendering and how it can help animators with immersive vr filmmaking.
Soon we will all be Andy Serkis.
Faceware’s markerless motion capture tech is now available for character and avatar animation software iClone 7.