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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!

CREATE EXPO 2016, a LightWave Event in Nottingham

July 21 2016: Artists come together in the UK to show off how to use LightWave for everything from gaming to product design and 2D illustrations

Mon 13 Jun 2016

On July 21 2016, Vision West Nottinghamshire College, UK is hosting a FREE event! There's a good mix of design related talks, including 4 on LightWave 3D: top talents are there to discuss and share the benefits of using LightWave 3D software for everything from gaming to product design and 2D illustrations.

LightWave Wavy Awards 2015-2016 Live Streaming Event

View the archived live stream from D-Storm's 2015-2016 LightWave Wavy Awards Event

Mon 13 Jun 2016

LightWave continues to gain tremendous ground with artists in Japan, as was evidenced by the recent LightWave Wavy Awards 2015-2016 event hosted by the LightWave Reseller D-Storm in Tokyo. Many congratulations to the lucky winners of this year! Watch the recorded live stream presentations to see what you missed! And also take a look at the event’s web gallery.

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