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Dot Hill Storage Solutions Optimized for Advanced Video Post-Production Take Center Stage at 2014 NAB Show

LONGMONT, Colo., April 3, 2014 — Dot Hill Systems Corp. (Nasdaq:HILL), a trusted supplier of innovative storage systems, today announced its new AssuredSAN™ 4004 models, including the new high-density Ultra48, will be showcased with several best-of-breed video post-production solutions at … more »

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Autodesk Maya 2015: Bifrost Procedural Effects Platform

Autodesk shows off Bifrost, the new procedural effects platform designed to simplify complex liquid simulation and photorealistic rendering tasks.

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Autodesk Details 2015 Releases of 3D Animation Tools

Autodesk said the new versions of 3ds Max, Maya, MotionBuilder, Mudbox, and Softimage, along with the 2015 Entertainment Creation Suite, will be released on April 14. "Our strongest releases in many years, the 2015 versions put more creative power back … more »

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Autodesk to Discontinue Softimage with 2015 Release

Confirming rumors that started spreading in late February, Autodesk announced today that it will ship the final version of its 3D modeling and animation application Softimage in April. Autodesk said it will support Softimage, including offering hot fixes and service … more »

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The Academy Award Nominations Are Out and the Winner Is…..Digital Artistry

SAN FRANCISCO, February 24, 2014 – Great movies are defined by great stories and increasingly, great storytelling is being empowered by digital technology. Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) media and entertainment staff and software played a starring role in the creation of many … more »

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Behind the 2014 Sci-Tech Oscars: 6 Cool Facts

1) The Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards—also known as the Sci-Tech Awards—were part of the main Academy Awards ceremony (and handed out during the commercial breaks once the Oscars were televised) until 1959, when they were presented at the Governor's … more »

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Building Poetic Images and Exotic Locations in John Robson’s “Epoch”

Over the past decade, John Robson has built a reputation for his visual effects work on projects ranging from TV series to features such as Pacific Rim and Superman Returns. But when he’s not working as an independent CG artist, … more »

AMD, DaVinci Resolve Drive 4K Grading with Four GPUs

AMD demonstrated a powerful 4K CinemaDNG workflow for Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 10 color-grading at IBC this month, using a Supermicro 7047GR-TRF SuperWorkstation to run four AMD FirePro W-series graphics cards. The GPU-accelerated workflow relies on Blackmagic's OpenCL support for … more »

Autodesk Announces Pay As You Go Plans

Autodesk this morning revealed new rental pricing for the Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suites as well as standalone versions of Maya, Maya LT, and 3ds Max. Starting September 16, options for monthly, quarterly or annual rental pricing will be available, in … more »

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Review: Autodesk Maya 2014

Autodesk Maya 2014 is a genuine milestone upgrade. This release plugs the gaping hole that has existed in Maya's polygonal modeling toolset and continues the refinement of its character animation tools with a Grease Pencil and new Joint Tool options. … more »