3D World [UK] (October 2015)
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3D World is a magazine published for those working in the 3D industry, including CG artists in animation, video games, illustration, architecture, and more. Included in the magazine are features on anything from career-related topics to new technologies in the field, practical tutorials on 3D-related skills, and news stories related to the industry.
3D World is known well for publishing features on anything from career-related topics to new technologies in the field. One writer interviews several hiring managers at top design firms, asking what exactly they look for in a good candidate and sharing those responses with readers in a recent issue.
Each issue of 3D World contains practical tutorials on various 3D-related skills. From simple skills like creating type effects in Illustrator and Photoshop to more complicated ones like prototyping designs effectively, the magazines experts and professionals have seen it all and are willing to teach.
Readers of 3D World are treated to news stories related to the industry. Be among the first to know about structural, personnel, and technology-based changes made by the worlds largest and most influential firms and manufacturers. The magazine is read worldwide, and nothing important is left out of its pages.
Galactica have met that challenge, viewers have come to expect the same on other shows, further increasing the pressure to raise standards.” There’s just one drawback: film-like effects need to be achieved without film-like budgets. Sam Nicholson, CEO of Stargate Studios – the VFX facility behind The Walking Dead – puts it bluntly: “The only difference between TV and film these days is time and money.” So more needs to be done by fewer people in less time. Improvements in technology help, but it
TuTorials Recreate a battle scene ArTisT profile Alex Farrell Alex is a 3D artist at The Neighbourhood, working predominantly in architectural visualisation. He also produces many of the scripts the studio uses, and is heavily involved in R&D. www.thinkinimages.co.uk 3ds Max | Particle Flow | FuMeFx | PhotoshoP how to create an epic vfx shot Alex Farrell demonstrates how to recreate one of the most memorable battles from Game of Thrones T Topics covered Previz Simulation Pipeline
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