Here’s what got released in VFX and animation tools this week.
Behind this particular framework in the latest release of Pixar’s RenderMan.
A number of technical Pixar papers and videos have been published.
How Framestore made a baby.
‘wmFur’, the Marschner Model and more.
The rendering advancements made for the extremely memorable character.
How RenderMan was used for the film’s coral reef.
How Pixar made cheese and bread and grapes look good enough to eat.
I’ll be joining him for a chat about the latest RenderMan tech, including NPR.
A look back at brick maps and radiance caches.
The star of the film had 1,150,070 hairs (and it wasn’t Linguini).
Watch the video and read the RenderMan story.
Pixar’s Bob Moyer explains what all the fuss is about.
Duke Caboom shows you what’s new.
Sulley will never be the same again.