Gundam Tribute Video

Amazing Gundam Tribute by Antonio Vallorani

Wed 12 Oct 2016

Expressing his creativity through this personal project, the Italian LightWave 3D artist Antonio Vallorani released this month an amazing Gundam tribute video. From modeling to animation, Vallorani used LightWave 3D, 3D-Coat and Octane Render to deliver his own vision. The project—a 50-minutes movie—will be split into two parts: the first one (a 15 minutes’ prologue) and the second one (35 minutes), will narrate the real history. If you love Gundam that's something you shouldn't miss!

Oh Yes It's Free!

Free LightVave 3D Sample Scene by Oscar Anchondo

Wed 12 Oct 2016

The extremely talented and well-known 3D LightWave 3D artist—Oscar Anchondo—shows once again his talent. He recently shared with the LightWave Community a new architectural scene for free. Created with the latest version of LightWave, Anchondo offers this great setup of this sample scene of lovely design furniture. Make sure to grab this freebie!

Recreating a Masterpiece with LightWave 3D

Artist Zsolt Ekho Farkas walks you through the process of creating Johann Peter Krafft’s 2D painting in LightWave 3D

Tue 20 Sep 2016

Ekho Farkas is no stranger to challenges: in 2014, he has been recreating Benczúr Gyula's 2D painting of the 19th century masterpiece "Budavár Repossession” in LightWave 3D. Recently, he took on a much bigger challenge! For the 450th anniversary of the siege of Szigetvár, he decided to recreate in 3D Johann Peter Krafft’s 2D painting of the 1566 Siege of Szigetvár, a key event of the Ottoman–Habsburg wars. See the shot breakdown and discover how Farkas recreated his own version of this masterpiece in LightWave 3D.

Project Spotlight: Westside

Let's ride with LightWave 3D!

Tue 20 Sep 2016

This month we shine the spotlight on a pretty awesome project: LightWave 3D Artists and Directors of the ESAA Aquitaine, an Applied Arts school near Bordeaux – France, Olivier and Laurent Giboulot share with us an interesting 3D project recently made for Westside, a French company that offers a selection of products from the cycle to urban skating. Using the power of LightWave 3D, they create a realtime application that let’s you build and custom from scratch your bicycle. Go behind the scenes and see how LightWave 3D helped creating this 3D configurator.

Inhance Digital Relies on LightWave for "Air Jaws"

3D Members of Inhance's VFX Team created this fun piece using LightWave 3D

Mon 19 Sep 2016

Artists at Inhance Digital deliver some of the most innovative, interactive and visually compelling visual effects, animation and compositing projects for everything from aerospace and healthcare to broadcast, feature films and games. Having a little spare time during this summer, the 3D Members of Inhance's VFX Team created this unusual piece using LightWave 3D.

LWCAD 5.2 is out!

WTools3D has released an update of LWCAD

Wed 07 Sep 2016

WTools3D has released an update of LWCAD, an amazing architectural design and visualization plugin for LightWave 3D. Watch the LWCAD 5.2 new features in action and get a great overview of what you can do with this new updated version!

Motion Graphics in action!

LightWave artist Salif Eric N'Diaye gives a shot breakdown of an impressive project made with LightWave 3D

Mon 13 Jun 2016

Relying on LightWave to deliver stunning results, Salif Eric N’diaye—who boasts a thriving freelance career in Paris producing 3D animation for ad agencies and high-profile accounts— is once again showing his talent with the making-of “Le Hangar” for NJR 12, a French television network. This is a great example of 3D logo animation & motion graphics that's been 100% done using LightWave 3D!

Join the Runners now!

Mon 13 Jun 2016

Ready for an intense aerial dogfight? Using LightWave 3D as their 3D software solution in their main development pipeline, the innovative multiplayer flight game Voidrunner has opened a free closed beta. Sign up now to have the chance to join Close Beta!