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Nov 18, 2014 Nuke 9 Now Available

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Nuke 9 Now Available

NUKE 9 and NUKE STUDIO are now available!

NUKE 9 brings fantastic performance and feature improvements across the board, but most significantly introduces a brand new addition – NUKE STUDIO.

NUKE STUDIO combines everything you love about HIERO and NUKEX with a whole lot more to create a powerful node-based VFX, editorial and finishing studio designed to empower creative individuals working independently as well as collaborative teams working on quick-turnaround projects in a way that’s previously never been possible.

Get your hands on NUKE and NUKEX 9 today


Nuke 9 Now Available


NUKE STUDIO – Creative Freedom, From Start to Finish

NUKE STUDIO is a powerful node-based VFX, editorial and finishing studio, designed to empower creative individuals working independently as well as collaborative teams working on quick-turnaround projects in a way that’s previously never been possible. For the first time ever we guarantee you can work in ‘real time’ with 4K playback in an  interactive session and have certified an HP and Nvidia configurations with both Blackmagic and AJA to this end.


New to NUKE? Why not take advantage of our first seat 12 month pricing plan?

We’ve just launched a first seat 12 month pricing plan that allows you to split the cost of your first NUKE, NUKEX, NUKE STUDIO or Production COLLECTIVE license over 12 monthly payments, making it a little easier to get your hands on a NUKE license when you’re starting out or working independently.

Contact us for more info or to get your payments started.


Nuke 9 Now Available

Nov 13, 2014 The Foundry Acquires Mischief

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The Foundry Acquires Mischief

The Foundry have acquired Made with Mischief, founded by Sarah Frisken.

Made with Mischief is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Foundry that makes clever, affordable applications for creative people. Mischief is a fun, easy-to-use pen-based sketching application for Mac and Windows. With its infinite canvas and infinite zoom, Mischief blends sophisticated underlying technology with an elegant, clean interface to create an experience like no other.

https://www.madewithmischief.com/

 

Apr 8, 2014 The Foundry Announces Nuke Studio

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The Foundry Announces Nuke Studio

NUKE STUDIO is a brand new tool from The Foundry that extends the NUKE product family and draws on its existing powerful compositing, conforming and shot management technology, as well as adding a host of new features and functionality.

The resulting combination is a powerful node-based VFX, editorial and finishing studio that’s been designed to empower creative individuals working independently as well as collaborative teams working on quick-turnaround projects in a way that’s previously never been possible.

If you want to get your hands on Nuke Studio, you can register your interest here.

The Foundry will be sharing more information with the world over the coming months, so keep your eyes peeled. 

Feb 18, 2014 THE FOUNDRY COLLECTIVES

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THE FOUNDRY COLLECTIVES

The Foundry has created two streamlined content creation packages specifically designed to give artists and designers exactly what they need, hassle free.
Whether you’re a start-up business, a freelancer or in education, our out of the box solutions provide high-end tools for all sorts of projects.

production collective

Creative toolsets for media production professionals.
Bringing together The Foundry’s top, award winning products, the Production COLLECTIVE provides the essential tools for digital 3D modeling, animation, paint, effects, playback, editorial and shot management, all in a single license.

What’s in the Production COLLECTIVE?

  • MODO – the next generation of 3D content creation
  • MARI – state of the art 3D painting
  • NUKEX – advancing the art of digital compositing
  • HIERO – conform, edit and review with collaborative shot management

creation collective

A collection of products for creative professionals

Ideal for designers and animators alike, the Creation COLLECTIVE brings together the essential tools for digital 3D visualization, modeling, animation, painting, playback and integration, all in a single license.

This COLLECTIVE includes:

  • MODO – the next generation of 3D content creation
  • MARI – state of the art 3D painting
  • HIEROPLAYER – desktop playback, Edit & Review

Jan 27, 2014 MeshFusion: Live, interactive boolean modeling now available for MODO 701

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MeshFusion: Live, interactive boolean modeling now available for MODO 701

Launching today, Monday 27th January 2014, MeshFusion for MODO has been developed by Braid Art Labs based upon the previous GroBoto technology. This revolutionary new modeling plugin is available exclusively for MODO 701 and opens up a new world of creative possibilities for artists and designers.

What is MeshFusion?
By adding MeshFusion to your MODO workflow, you will be able to take advantage of new modeling operations that will let you interactively blend, add and subtract objects to create consistently high quality Subdivision Surface (SDS) models faster and more efficiently than ever before. Click here to visit The Foundry MODO website for more info.

Motion Media Pricing:
MeshFusion is now available to customers at a special introductory price of $295, that’s a saving of up to 25% off until February 10th! After that, the price rises to $395.00

Nov 22, 2013 Nuke 8 Live Digital Event

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Nuke 8 Live Digital Event

NUKE 8 is coming.

Join us at our live digital event!


Join our NUKE 8 live digital event with special guest speakers from Framestore, Digital Domain & Encore, plus The Mill and Realise Studio will be on hand to answer your questions. Spaces are limited, so register today to secure your place.

Date: Thursday 5th December

Time: 9-10:30am PST. Please try to login 10 minutes before to secure your place.

Where: Online. You’ll be able to watch the event at www.nuke8live.com.

Win with our Free Prize Draw

By registering, you can enter the Free Prize Draw to win one of the following prizes:

Just tick the box on the registration form to enter the prize draw.

Register Here

Sep 13, 2013 The Foundry Nuke 8 Is Coming!

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The Foundry Nuke 8 Is Coming!

The Foundry has been hard at work on the most anticipated product release this year, and we’re very excited to be able to share the news that The Foundry NUKE 8.0 is coming later this year (2013).

Creative, cutting-edge compositing
NUKE 8.0 offers something for everyone, whether you’re an experienced NUKE artist, thinking about taking the plunge or a pipeline developer, this year NUKE becomes more intuitive, fast, powerful and open than ever before.

With its broad range of highly desirable feature additions, NUKE 8.0 is the perfect tool to get your job done, be it in film, commercials, episodic or marketing and advertising. Find out more from NUKE Product Manager Jon Wadelton in our Sneak Peek video.

Continue reading “The Foundry Nuke 8 Is Coming!”…

Sep 5, 2013 The Foundry Pick & Mix Sale

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The Foundry Pick & Mix Sale

How it works

10% off The Foundry Products

Get 10% off

Buy any single The Foundry product and get 10% off! So if you want to buy any single product (Nuke, NukeX, Mari, Modo, Ocula, Hiero) you can get as many of that same product licenses as you want, all at 10% off.

 

20% off The Foundry Products

Get 20% off

Buy any two The Foundry products together and get 20% off each! So if you want to buy NukeX and Mari, or Modo & Mari, you will get 20% off of each of those products. You can purchase as many combinations of 2 products you wish, as long as they aren’t the same product, and get 20% off of them all.

 

30% off The Foundry Products

Get 30% off

Buy any three The Foundry products together and get 30% off each! So if you want to buy NukeX, Nuke & Mari, or Modo, Mari and Hiero, you will get 30% off of each of those products. You can purchase as many combinations of 3 products you wish, as long as they aren’t the same product, and get 30% off of them all.

 

 

 

Promo ends Sep 30, 2013 so Act Now.

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Jul 12, 2013 SIGGRAPH 2013 Parties and Special Events

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SIGGRAPH 2013 Parties and Special Events

SIGGRAPH 2013 is almost here and so are the special industry parties and events.

Below is the list of happenings.

The Foundry Meet-Up @ SIGGRAPH 2013
Date: Monday, 22 July
Time: 7pm till end
Where: Rose Terrace at The House of Blues, Anaheim, 1530 Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802
Register Now

Autodesk User Group in Anaheim, CA
Date: Tuesday, 23 July
Time: Registration: 6pm – 7pm
Where: City National Grove of Anaheim 2200 East Katella Avenue Anaheim, CA 92806 USA
Register Now

Chaos Group to Preview V-Ray 3.0 for 3ds Max at SIGGRAPH 2013
Date: Wednesday, 24 July
Time: 11.30 – 12. 00 pm & 3.30 – 4.00 pm
Where: SIGGRAPH show floor – BOOTH 110

Luxology MODO User Group @ SIGGRAPH 2013
Date: Wednesday, 24 July
Time: 6.45pm – 9.00pm
Where: Doubletree Suites by The Hilton, Tuscany Ballroom DE, 2085 S Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92802
Register Now

Next Limit SIGGRAPH 2013 Party
Date: Wednesday, 24 July
Time: 6.30 – 9.00 p.m.
Where: Bar Louie, 321 W Katella Ave Suite #212, Anaheim, CA 92802
Register Now: RSVP Required contact Motion Media

NVIDIA LIMELIGHT – Maxon, Cebas and more..
Date: Wednesday, 24 July
Time: 6:00 – 9:00pm
Where: Anaheim Marriott, Platinum 5 Ballroom
Register Now: Usually at Event

Chaos Group V-Ray User Event, Los Angeles
Date: Friday, 26 July
Time: 6:00 – 7:00 pm – Registration, 7:00 – 9:00 pm – Presentations
Where: The Gnomon School of Visual Effects, Los Angeles, CA
Register Now

Mar 25, 2013 Luxology MODO 701 is out now!

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Luxology MODO 701 is out now!

This brand new major release of MODO includes significant improvements to the modelling, sculpting, animation, effects and rendering workflows. Plus, it continues to add value with a number of new features.

MODO 701 highlights

  • Procedural particle engine with an easy to use pre-set workflow
  • Audio playback and a sound channel modifier, bringing animations to life
  • Schematic improvements, reducing scene graph complexity
  • Dedicated dynamics simulation layer, significantly improving performance
  • Simplified complexity of materials and layered shaders
  • Large scene performance improvements by as much as 175x
  • Preview render synchronisation improvements, over 50x faster in large scenes
  • New Python interpreter, making python execution many times faster
  • Unlimited network rendering

MODO 701 recorded webcast below.

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News/Press Releases


Maxon Announces Cinema 4D R18 – New Features
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Maxon announced the release of Cinema 4D R18 today at Siggraph in Anaheim. After watching some of the demos and reading a bit about it, the new features look pretty great. Take a look at the press release below from Maxon, and check out this Promo to find out how you can get a free copy of Cinema 4D R18.

iToo Software Call for Submissions!
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iToo software is looking for submissions for their showreel for 2016. If you have any Archviz, Animation, VFX or other shots you’d like included, get in touch with them today.

Autodesk Subscription Changes Coming Soon.
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Starting Feb 1, 2016, Autodesk will no longer allow for the late renewal of Maintenance Subscription contracts after expiration and all subscription agreements must be renewed on time. It is crucial that you do not miss your renewal date! Read on to get more information.

Atomos Shogun Studio
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Just Announced! The Atomos Shogun Studio is the word’s first all-in-one 4K/HD, 2ch, dual 7” 3RU rack recorder, monitor, and playback deck!

V-Ray 3.2 for 3ds Max 2016 is Here
Jun 8, 2015 | 1 Comment | Read more →

V-Ray 3.2 for 3ds Max 2016 is VR-Ready and fully compatible with 3ds Max 2016. This free update for V-Ray 3.0 customers includes support for major VR formats, including Oculus Rift and Samsung Gear VR.

Events


Motion Media Does Art Walk
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Last Thursday the Seattle Motion Media Project space launched at the Seattle Pioneer Square Art Walk with a soft opening. The Motion Media Project space featured the work of visual artist, Robbie Schroeder.

Webinar: Network Attached Storage for Creative Workflows
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We want to teach you about Seagate NAS Solutions! Join Motion Media and Seagate to learn about how Seagate NAS solutions are ideal for all creative environments from Game Development, VFX and Animation to Post Production.

Motion Media Presents Robbie Schroeder!
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On April 2nd, Motion Media Project presents the work of Seattle artist, Robbie Schroeder. Join us at our Seattle, Pioneer Square gallery space for the April 2nd Pioneer Square Art Walk.

Motion Media’s Top 8 GDC Picks
Mar 13, 2015 | No Comments | Read more →

Motion Media attended the GDC 2015 last week. We went, we saw, we conquered. Now we are catching up on our sleep. Check out out top 8 picks for the most exciting attractions featured at the convention hall.

Join the Motion Media Madness Bracket Challenge!
Mar 12, 2015 | No Comments | Read more →

Register for the Motion Media Madness Bracket Challenge and you would win a Robox 3D Printer or other great prizes. Challenge the Motion Media team along with your peers to see who is the best at guessing who’s going to win!

Updates/Upgrades


Realflow 10 from Next Limit Has Arrived!
Dec 7, 2016 | No Comments | Read more →

Realflow 10 is much improved and faster with a lot of new features. Realflow 10 also has a new lower price! Check out the new Dyverso Multiphysics solver, three new daemons and more.

Phoenix FD Maya Beta Now Available
Dec 7, 2016 | No Comments | Read more →

Phoenix FD for Maya Beta. Phoenix FD can simulate smoke, liquids, ocean waves, splashes, spray, mist, and more. It’s been refined to give users the power they need, with tools that are fast, intuitive and interactive. We’ve also added online licensing as an option.

Maxon Announces Cinema 4D R18 – New Features
Jul 25, 2016 | No Comments | Read more →

Maxon announced the release of Cinema 4D R18 today at Siggraph in Anaheim. After watching some of the demos and reading a bit about it, the new features look pretty great. Take a look at the press release below from Maxon, and check out this Promo to find out how you can get a free copy of Cinema 4D R18.

V-Ray Beta 3 for Revit Has Been Released
Jul 20, 2016 | No Comments | Read more →

V-Ray Beta 3 for Revit is now ready! Beta 3 runs noticeably faster — up to 30% faster. We’ve also refined the interface, improved interactive rendering and added support for Revit 2017.

Available now – V-Ray 3.4 for 3ds Max and Maya
Jun 6, 2016 | No Comments | Read more →

V-Ray 3.4 for 3ds Max and Maya is now available as a free upgrade. All you have to do is login to your Chaos Group account and download it, it’s that simple.



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