Animated short film Rebooted

Published: Tuesday 19th of June 2018 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
Rebooted tells the story of retro comic book superhero Owl Guy, who is suddenly introduced to his rebooted counterpart. The film was created at Ringling College of Art and Design.

Record-breaking opening weekend for Incredibles 2

Published: Monday 18th of June 2018 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
Pixar's latest animated feature broke records at the box office, taking in $180 million in the US and Canada on its opening weekend.

Disney's Dumbo teaser trailer is out

Published: Monday 18th of June 2018 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
Check out the new teaser trailer for Dumbo, coming to theaters in March 2019. The live-action feature directed by Tim Burton is loosely based on the 1941 Disney classic of the same name.

Autodesk releases Maya 2018

Published: Tuesday 25th of July 2017 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
Autodesk has released Maya 2018. The latest version makes Viewport 2.0 Maya’s primary viewport display, and adds a few new modelling and animation features. There's also improvements to the Bifröst fluid simulation and MASH motion graphics tool kits.

Get Lily and Snout free character rigs for Maya

Published: Tuesday 25th of July 2017 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
Artella, the animation collaboration and virtual studio platform, is giving away two new rigs to the CG community. Lily and Snout are optimized for VR production and were developed specifically for this purpose.

Senior Modeler in VFX - An interview with Aldo Martinez Calzadilla

Published: Wednesday 19th of July 2017 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
Aldo Martinez Calzadilla is a Senior modeler at ScanlineVFX. He's worked in the industry for eight years on projects such as Game of Thrones, San Andreas and Batman vs Superman. In this interview he shares his experiences, as well as some tips for CG mode

Six great resources for learning Maya

Published: Friday 30th of June 2017 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
Want to learn Maya? Here's some of the top places online that every Maya artist should know, hosting tutorials, 3D models, character rigs and many other things.

10 great Maya plugins

Published: Wednesday 28th of June 2017 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
There are a lot of plugins for Maya that can help make life easier, whether you're a beginner to the software or a more experienced user. Here we list ten free plugins for Maya that will help you out, covering everything from modeling to animation.

An Interview with 3D Artist Jonathan Vårdstedt

Published: Tuesday 27th of June 2017 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
Swedish Jonathan Vårdstedt is only 19 years old, but is already working in the CG industry as a generalist, and he's been nominated for Autodesk's Area Artist of the Year award.

Best beginner rigs for Maya

Published: Monday 19th of June 2017 | Type: News | Main Focus: Maya
New to animating in Maya? Check out this list for some of the best free beginner rigs that you can get on the web.