Hi Friends, the Rolex challenge is now closed, we are thrilled to share some of the best entries in the Modeling, Texturing and Lighting challenge. Thanks for all the Works in progress you all submitted.
Hi Friends, the Lens challenge is now closed, we are thrilled to share some of the best entries in the Modeling, Texturing and Lighting challenge. Thanks for all the Works in progress you all submitted.
Check out this Demo reel for the recently announced GPU-accelerated raytrace render engine for Blender 2.61. Looking at the examples depicted in the Demo reel, the render engine shows a lot of promise, especially since its created using open source participation.
We are featuring this inspirational short animation created by our very own Loukman Ali (http://www.behance.net/loukman_ali) ~ Cinematography, Motion Graphics, Sound Design. This project features some nice aspects that help make a short animation appealing to the eye. He used a very shallow depth of field to focus the attention on the nice textures and mood lighting. The camera direction is also well done.
Just as software made it relatively easy for ordinary folks to animate fun cartoons on a computer, software is on its way to making it easy for ordinary folk to animate real-life figurines—like the 3D-printed cyber tiger strutting its stuff in this video.
We have all been waiting for some bread crumbs on how the new Transformers was going to look like: well, the wait is over, we are glad to report that, Principal photography on Transformers 4 has begun. Some new Autobots and Decepticons are on the horizon. Michael bay has unveiled some juicy photos of the new breed of these magnificent mechanical warriors.
Batman: Arkham Origins features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline occurring several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman:
A Hilarious short 3D Animation created by Ugandan Animator Arnold Wasajja Suuna. This is one of those memorable moments in Ugandan Animation, when we get to hear a wonderful dialog in Luganda, painting a funny picture of a day in the life of this Ugandan 3D character. The animation is well done and so is the lip sync. We look forward to seeing more work from Arnold and his team.
3D Animation Project by Loukman Ali ~ “its been about 3 years since i started using cinema 4D, and now i feel like my rendering is coming on nice so here is a personal project i worked on ,its about a weird pop up book that has very “important” information about dragons, sea monsters and the ocean … that being said i don’t really know the difference between an ocean and a sea …
The first official trailer for Thor: The Dark World – in UK cinemas Oct 30. The sequel to Marvel’s Thor, starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston and Christopher Eccleston.
UGA-BOT Challenge Entry submitted by Team Jona Kagimba
3D Animation created by Ugandan Animator Arnold Wasajja Suuna
Alright friends, here is the subject for this month’s Lighting and Render Challenge ~ feel free to download this FBX model and use any software and rendering engine of your choice.
Greetings to you all. We welcome you to this “30 Second Animation Competition” presented by our friends and neighbors in Kenya: The Association of Animation Artists in Kenya. The competition is open to EAC member states: Kenya, Uganda ,Tanzania, Rwanda ,Burundi and South Sudan. The Theme is: “Busted” ~ Use you imagination to come up with […]
Team Chimp-BODA has sent in this WIP as part of their entry