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ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee Tim Squyres, on editing “Gemini Man”

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee Tim Squyres, on editing “Gemini Man”

Tim Squyres, ACE, has been nominated for multiple Oscars and ACE Eddies and BAFTAs for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Gosford Park and Life of Pi. His filmography also includes Billy…

Blender 2.8: A Maya killer for free?

Blender 2.8: A Maya killer for free?

Last week we took a brief look at the news that Autodesk had released an affordable Indie version of Maya, and that the Blender Foundation had simultaneously released the long…

2019: The year of affordable 3D

2019: The year of affordable 3D

With the announcement of Maya Indie and the release of user-friendly Blender 2.8, the democratization of high-end 3D animation has finally arrived. Back in the nineties, an…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-winning editor Mark Sanger, ACE

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-winning editor Mark Sanger, ACE

Mark Sanger, ACE was one of the very first guests on Art of the Cut when he won the Oscar for Best Editing for Gravity in 2013 – a film…

Record 3D binaural audio with Hooke Verse hardware and software, for Android, iOS + more

Record 3D binaural audio with Hooke Verse hardware and software, for Android, iOS + more

Welcome to the world of 3D binaural sound, thanks to Hooke Audio, which graciously offered me the opportunity to review its Hooke Verse hardware and software. 3D binaural audio goes…

Virtual Reality headsets give you VR, your own home cinema, and even 3D

Virtual Reality headsets give you VR, your own home cinema, and even 3D

With the right software, owners of Virtual Reality headsets can visit virtual worlds, but also watch movies in 3D and see their preferred movies on a 110-foot Bigscreen, at…

Redshift3D Per Trail Color

Redshift3D Per Trail Color

Redshift3D Per Trail Color Rendering X-Particles per trail colors & creating abstract art…

Fireworks

Fireworks

Fireworks Some July 4th fun with X-Particles…

CG Blood

CG Blood

CG Blood Simulating blood dripping with X-Particles…

Geometry Growth

Geometry Growth

Geometry Growth Growth system using native Cinema4D tools…

Learn Maya in 30 minutes, for free

Learn Maya in 30 minutes, for free

With the market squeezing editors more and more to become generalists, 3D animation skills are becoming highly valued. But learning Autodesk’s Maya—the industry standard 3D package—has been…

Self-feeding Particle System

Self-feeding Particle System

Self-feeding Particle System Build an infinitely animating procedural system. This week Thanks for stopping by again to check out another random video tutorial based on an experiment I ran…

Polygon Disintegration

Polygon Disintegration

Polygon Disintegration Breaking apart polygons with X-Particles…

Reallusion: a new 3D Game Character Creation and animation pipeline

Reallusion: a new 3D Game Character Creation and animation pipeline

Introduced at GDC 2019, the new 3D Game Character Creation and animation pipeline from Reallusion is a disruptive solution used to create a digital double for Keanu Reeves in the…

Autodesk released 3ds Max 2020, its improved content creation toolset

Autodesk released 3ds Max 2020, its improved content creation toolset

With faster playback speeds and increased flexibility, 3ds Max 2020 is a much improved content creation and design viz toolset for modeling, rendering, and animation. Autodesk has now released 3ds…