This trailer is a really brilliant piece of CGI, not least because it's genuinely tense and scary
This is a very successful attempt to build a system that can simulate walking with all types of two-legged characters. It's extremely funny as well!
Anyone working with digital tools today has a wide choice of applications for specialized tasks. An office suite consists of a program for writing text, one for spreadsheets, presentations, a database etc. For a VFX workflow you might use a tool for tracking, one for compositing, one for editing, various tools for simulations and specialized applications for modelling, sculpting, texturing and animation. RedShark contributor and Blender expert Gottfried Hoffmann reports
A high-end rendering technique that was previously only availble on workstations (and even then very slowly!) is coming to your phones
The Blender Foundation has released Blender 2.70 – the first release of the 2.7x-series. That series will incorporate major changes to the UI. But unlike the switch from the 2.4x to the 2.5x-series, the changes will be integrated gradually
Here's how Disney uses the power of mathematics to create awesome-looking snow
Pixar's new animation system allows animators to visualise their characters with all the important detail visible. Like hair!