Wednesday, 27 January 2016

MARI wins a technical Oscar

There’s been the usual debate round the office ahead of this year’s Oscars ceremony, but one gong is beyond contest – and not just because it’s already been awarded.

Monday, 18 January 2016

Doctor Who artists burst to the cloud

We’re talking about cloud rendering a lot right now. It was a major theme at SIGGRAPH 2015, where Google showcased their Cloud Platform, and we were excited about partnering with them last September.

Tuesday, 12 January 2016

Keep an eye on the HP Sprout

We’re in an industry that’s full of exciting innovations, but it’s been a while since we’ve had something that could really be called a game changer.

Wednesday, 09 December 2015

V-Ray for Revit public beta now available

Good news for those of you currently working with Autodesk Revit - the clever people at Chaos Group have been working tirelessly on a render solution that offers fully integrated access to V-Ray throughout the design process. And better still, the V-Ray for Revit beta is now public.

Tuesday, 08 December 2015

Autodesk End Perpetual Licenses

From 31 January 2016 Autodesk will no longer sell perpetual licenses. Here’s what you need to know if you don’t want your software to go out-of-date very, very quickly.

Thursday, 26 November 2015

Installation Enigmas: V-Ray

By far one of the most frequent calls we get to the support team here at Escape is about the installation of Chaos Group’s V-Ray. In this post I’ll give you a step-by-step guide to installing V-Ray.

Wednesday, 25 November 2015

The Foundry’s Black Friday Sale

 

Get ready to grab a bargain during The Foundry’s Black Friday sale exclusively on MODO and MARI licenses. This is a fantastic opportunity to save up to 40% - but hurry it’s for a limited time only.

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Samsung SSD 850 Pro 2TB

Holding onto their title of being the top manufacturers in performance SSDs, Samsung have released the 850 Pro 2TB, which is the world’s first drive based on 3D V-NAND flash, offering exceptional read/write performance, reliability and power management efficiency. The 850 Pro delivers up to 2x the speed, density and endurance of conventional flash.

Tuesday, 29 September 2015

Mike Griggs gives a preview of MochaBlend for C4D

On 16 September we were joined by the BorisFX-Imagineer team for a demo of new features in mocha Pro 5 and Boris Continuum Complete 10. Special guest, Mike Griggs, joined the demo team to show off some C4D tips and give a preview of MochaBlend for C4D. Nick Mathews caught up with him for a quick chat.

Monday, 21 September 2015

Adobe Mobile Photography Competition

We've teamed up with Adobe and Computers Unlimited for our Mobile Photography Competition. There are some great prizes on offer and it's super simple to enter.

1st Prize: A year's subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud
2nd Prize: A Wacom Intuos Art Tablet
3rd Prize: A year's subscription to Digital Photographer magazine

Just take a new photo on your mobile device of choice focussing on the theme of colour, edit it using mobile apps like Adobe Lightroom or Photoshop Express, then submit it using the form below. You can enter as many times as you like.

All entries will be judged on composition, editing, and use of colour.

Don't forget to check the terms and conditions.