Weta Digital and SideFX Bringing Houdini to the Cloud


Weta Digital, one of the world’s premiere visual effects studios, together with its partner SideFX, has just announced a new software service combining Weta’s proprietary tools with SideFX’s award-winning Houdini application. The WetaH partnership will allow artists to take advantage of the deep integration between Houdini and Weta Digital’s award-winning technology. SideFX is a global

Autodesk Update Overhauls User Onboarding


Autodesk Maya’s newest update overhauls the user onboarding experience with improved and personalized startup experiences, interactive tutorials, and a comprehensive tool for easily navigating the UI.  “Redesigning the Maya user experience has been an ongoing pursuit to help improve onboarding, allowing artists to start creating projects faster than ever,” shared Autodesk experience design manager Trevor

Amarillo College Begins Enrollment for Innovative New VFX Program


Amarillo College (AC) has just announced it has opened fall semester enrollment for its newly launched VFX program, part of the college’s latest expansion to provide expert instruction in growing industries that show tremendous career potential for students. The flexible program delivers online instruction taught by industry professionals and mentors who guide students throughout