Tuesday, 01 September 2015

We've opened in Germany

Escape Technology is delighted to announce our opening in the German market. Today, Escape Technology GmbH opens its doors with a head office in Munich.

Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Siggraph LA 2015 Round-up

Since 1974 Siggraph has been the launching pad for interactive technologies used in engineering, graphics, motion picture and gaming industries. This years conference continued this long standing tradition and here’s a quick round up of what our technology partners got up to.

Thursday, 13 August 2015

Paul Snell: moving onto pastures new

So the day has come, after 20 years in the media business and the last 18 months with the amazing team at Escape Technology its time for me to fulfil a long held ambition to train and mentor people for a living.

Wednesday, 12 August 2015

SIGGRAPH 2015 announcements: The Foundry reveal MARI 3.0

Lots of great announcements coming from SIGGRAPH this year and The Foundry are up there with the best of them. MARI 3.0 has been announced which will deliver greater potential for pipeline integration and productivity-enhancing workflows that support 3D paint artists to iterate faster, manage complex jobs better and ultimately produce the best possible results.

Tuesday, 11 August 2015

SIGGRAPH 2015 announcements: NVIDIA DesignWorks

SIGGRAPH 2015 is full swing in LA this week and we’re taking steps to make sure you’re up to date on the hottest announcements at this year’s show. Kicking off this blog series we have NVIDIA who have unleashed some new Quadro cards as well as their DesignWorks suite of tools for interactive photorealistic rendering aimed at designers.

Monday, 03 August 2015

EIZO: No Surprises

No surprises, that is the simple rule I hear in every production company. Even in publishing. In fact anywhere creativity is the business! This simple rule sets out the philosophy that at each stage of the creative process content needs to look the same as it would for the client.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

MARI: The Textures of Story Telling

MARI 48hr Flash Sale

MARI is The Foundry’s 3D paint tool popular amongst CG artists who need something that can rise to the challenge of HD 4K texturing. Designed by artists for artists at Weta Digital - it’s an efficient and highly customisable tool that lets you paint directly onto 3D models. Meaning less time worrying about the technical aspects and more spent creating realistic looking textures.

Wednesday, 24 June 2015

Fancy a £339 Apple Watch for £0.50 a day?

When asking yourself why you need an Apple watch it’s worth considering it not as a stand alone product but as an accessory to your iPhone. The past few weeks I’ve been weighing up the value of this new device - if it offers benefits that surpass what my iPhone already offers. And here are my conclusions.