Gear for Gearheads
- Hair houses. // Computer Graphics World;Jan99, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p26
Features several computer software for creating animal hair and fur from various companies. Includes Side Effects Software's Houdini; Lightwave's FiberFactory plug-in software; Softimage 3D's FurDesigner; Features; Capabilities; Prices.
- Houdini 9.1 Receives FBX Support. // Computer Graphics World;Mar2008, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p4
The article reviews the computer graphics software Houdini 9.1 from Side Effects Software.
- Softimage adds animation power. // Computer Graphics World;Jul98, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p11
Details the enhancement of the Softimage/3D version 3.8 software from the Softimage company. How the product was designed; Highlights of the added features in the software; Target market of the product.
- Side Effects Updates Houdini. // Computer Graphics World;Aug/Sep2012, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p7
The article reviews the Houdini 3D animation software from Side Effects Software.
- Gear for Gearheads. Ochiva, Dan // Video Systems;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p33
Features several computer software for computer animation. Key features of Maya 5 from Alias; Capabilities of Softimage/XSI 3.5 from Softimage Inc.; Application of Lustre, a 2K digital color grading system for digital intermediate work from Discreet.
- Side Effects Software Presents Houdini 8. Howard, Courtney E. // Computer Graphics World;Oct2005, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p5
The article focuses on computer animation software. Side Effects Software Inc. has posted a public beta of its Houdini 8 modeling and animation software to its website at "www.sidefx.com." Side Effects Software Inc. focused on the application's dynamics, lighting, and character animation feature...
- Changing Hands. Maher, Kathleen // Computer Graphics World;Nov2008, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p8
The article discusses the acquisition of Softimage by Autodesk. With the acquisition, the company plans to take advantage of Softimage's technology to build out its game development tools. Marc Petit, Autodesk senior vice president and head of the Media and Entertainment Group, contends that...
- Alias Upgrades Sketch Book Pro. Howard, Courtney E. // Computer Graphics World;Oct2005, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p5
The article informs that Alias Systems Inc. has announced the availability of its SketchBook Pro Version 2 computer graphics software. SketchBook Pro 2 paint and drawing software now offers creative professionals the ability to save a layered file for use in the Adobe Photoshop software. Users...
- Maya 7. Maestri, George // Computer Graphics World;Nov2005, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p32
Reviews the visual effects software Maya 7 from Alias systems Inc.