Volume 37 Issue 6: (Nov/Dec 2014)


  • Digital Forecast: Cloudy
    Digital Forecast: Cloudy

    Cloud computing is taking hold in DME on a number of fronts.

    December 10, 2014

  • Eye Candy
    Eye Candy

    Disney artists cook up a visual treat for the short animated film ‘Feast’.

    December 10, 2014

  • Plotting a Caper
    Plotting a Caper

    The crew at PDI/DreamWorks took advantage of new techniques in layout to help design sequences for the animated feature Penguins of Madagascar.

    December 10, 2014

  • Red Carpet Ready
    Red Carpet Ready

    Which VFX and animated feature films will earn nominations in the top awards competitions?

    December 10, 2014

  • Science Project
    Science Project

    Artists and technicians at Disney Animation Studios push rendering state of the art to create an animated feature starring teenage whiz kids.

    December 10, 2014

  • Starlight Theater
    Starlight Theater

    Researchers and artists at Double Negative bend light waves and project them on-set to create in-camera backgrounds for Interstellar.

    December 10, 2014

Editor's Note

  • The 2014 Box Office and Superhero Domination
    The 2014 Box Office and Superhero Domination

    The year 2014 has brought us some impressive films, particularly those falling into the visual effects and animation categories. Some were originals, stories that were debuting on the big screen for t ...

    December 9, 2014



  • Maximizing 4k Workflow
    Maximizing 4k Workflow

    I can remember the day, just like it was yesterday, when I saw my first 1gb disk drive. It was the size of a small toaster (5¼-inch wide and two full-height spaces tall). You could have used it as a b ...

    December 9, 2014


  • Products

    GeoDesign, Studio, LumenRT 2015, OctaneRender 2.1, Simian 3.0, MTower

    December 10, 2014