Autodesk Announces Softimage Mod Tool 7.5

Autodesk, Inc., has announced Autodesk Softimage Mod Tool 7.5 software (formerly SOFTIMAGE│XSI Mod Tool). This free* 3D modeling and animation package for aspiring game artists is based on the same professional toolset as Autodesk Softimage (formerly SOFTIMAGE│XSI). Game studios have used Softimage software to create hit titles such as “Metal Gear Solid 4” and “Fable II.”

Autodesk, Inc., has announced Autodesk Softimage Mod Tool 7.5 software (formerly SOFTIMAGE│XSI Mod Tool). This free* 3D modeling and animation package for aspiring game artists is based on the same professional toolset as Autodesk Softimage (formerly SOFTIMAGE│XSI). Game studios have used Softimage software to create hit titles such as “Metal Gear Solid 4” and “Fable II.”

“Softimage Mod Tool gives the next generation of game artists access to professional tools, so they can learn while making their own games or game mods,” said Marc Stevens, Autodesk Media & Entertainment vice president, games. “Game developers can also use the software to extend the life of a game by building a community of modders. Game mods can go on to become commercial games in their own right, and they can be used by developers to identify talent for recruiting purposes.” “Autodesk Announces Softimage Mod Tool 7.5” verder lezen

Featured 3D Artist of April 2009 – Alex Sandri

3DValley Featured 3D Artist of April 2009 – Alex Sandri. Alex is a freelance 3D artist and Maya & Mental Ray tutor from Milan, Italy. He is a former fashion photographer and currently lives in Bangkok & Koh Samui, a small tropical island in southern Thailand. He has over 10 years experience working in Maya & Mental Ray on Architectural Visualization projects. He recently also started recording video lessons for Gnomonology.

3DValley Featured 3D Artist of April 2009 – Alex Sandri. Alex is a freelance 3D artist and Maya & Mental Ray tutor from Milan, Italy. He is a former fashion photographer and currently lives in Bangkok & Koh Samui, a small tropical island in southern Thailand. He has over 10 years experience working in Maya & Mental Ray on Architectural Visualization projects. He recently also started recording video lessons for Gnomonology. Please read our interview with Alex below to get to know him and his work a bit better.
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Featured 2D Artist of April 2009 – Paul Wright

3Dvalley Featured 2D Artist for April 2009 – Paul Wright. Paul is an artist and photographer from the UK. He has been an artist almost all his life. In the past was an Showman’s Decorator, painting the large scenery panels on fairground rides and shows. I loved those panels as a child 🙂 Today he is working as a freelance artist/ photographer. Please read our interview with Paul below to get to know him and his work a bit better.
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