Building a Global Directory Of CG Artists
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CG Folio is a directory of CG professionals worldwide. With simple and easy to use search functions, the site allows studio managers and agencies to find the CG talent they need very fast so they can complete their projects faster. Artists can create their listing in the directory for free, and showcase their best work. Check out their site here.

Blackmagic Design Announces Fusion 8 and Fusion 8 Studio

Fusion 8 has now been released for Windows & (for the first time) Mac. You can get it for free by checking out their site.

VFX for London Has Fallen with Fusion Studio
London Has Fallen

London Has Fallen is the sequel to the worldwide smash hit “Olympus Has Fallen,” a non-stop, suspenseful action thriller that delivers high-octane excitement through a heightened sense of authenticity. (more…)

100 Hours: The ultimate video training resource for artists

Really like this idea, 100 hours of videos from well know 3D artists. I hope you guys all get the time to checkout the video and back the project.

3DTotal Black Friday Promotion

Happy Black Friday!!! The guys at 3DTotal are offering 15% off all products in their shop, and all physical orders receive a £5 giftcard. Check out their offers here.

Oreo Thins TVC

We don’t get Oreos in the UK but watching this promotion video for the Thins really makes me wish they were here. Great work by MediaMonks Films.

3DTotal – £5 off 5 books
shop promo

The team at 3DTotal are at it again with a new promotion, £5 off 5 books, and these are really good books too. Check out the offer here.

CG Furniture Challenge – CG Trader

Do you consider yourself an awesome furniture modeller? Why not consider trying out the CG Trader challenge, just upload your model to their site and get a chance of winning SketchList 3D Pro edition.

New 3dtotal Maya book now on pre-order!

3DTotal have a new step-by-step guide on Maya written by 3D animator and trainer Jahirul Amin which includes in-depth chapters on anatomy to provide the reader with a solid foundation on which to develop 3D character skills. It actually comes out on the 13th of April but it’s available to preorder now. Get it here.

Beginner’s guide to painting characters – 3DTotal
Beginner's guide to painting characters

Beginner’s Guide to Digital Painting in Photoshop: Characters is a perfect book for anyone looking to get into character design and illustration. I reviewed an older book in this series and the in depth step by step processes really gave a great understanding of how to use the various Photoshop tools. Preorder this book from 3DTotal now.