Maxon Rolls Out New Features And Workflow Improvements

Maxon, developers of professional software solutions for editors, filmmakers, motion designers and visual effects artists, has introduced several updates to the company’s product line. The November 2022 release features a new feature for Cinema 4D — Pyro. Pyro allows artists to create fire, smoke and explosions – easily simulated using GPU or CPU. Other Cinema […]

Boris FX Unveils Fall Releases of Sapphire & Continuum Visual Effects Plugins

Boris FX, a developer of visual effects plugins, announces significant updates to two of its flagship collections: Sapphire 2022 and Continuum 2022. The company says these “deliver the fastest workflows yet with Adobe Multi-Frame Rendering and native Apple M1 support, new creative effects and functionality, and time-saving tools for video editors, motion graphic designers, and visual effects artists.” “We’re […]

Zero Density Partners With The Weather Channel

Zero Density Partners With The Weather Channel Zero Density will provide its cutting-edge virtual studio and augmented reality technology for The Weather Channel’s Immersive Mixed Reality presentations that use the latest technology to create awareness among its audiences with visually-striking disaster scenarios. Zero Density said its hyper-realistic graphic renderings and Hollywood-level visual effects “will communicate […]

‘Orphan Black’ Revolutionized Visual Effects

Orphan Black debuts its fifth and final season on June 10, and while the BBC America show will always be remembered for introducing us to the incredible, multifaceted performances of star Tatiana Maslany — who has brought almost a dozen clones to life over the course of the series — some of its greatest achievements are moments that you never realized you saw.

Visual Effects Designer Ron Thornton Dies At 59


Autodesk M&E Business Declines 16% In 2Q

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Imagineer Systems To Show Mocha 4 At NAB