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!
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.
Mon 13 Jun 2016
For Carlo Cestra—a 3D CG Animator living in Menorca, Balearic Islands—CG was his passion long before it was his job. Working for the biggest TV channels as the U.S. TV channel History or the Italy's national public broadcasting company Rai, Carlo has become a master in doing digital reconstructions for archeological, historical and scientific projects. Through this interview, he shares his vision and explains how LightWave became his tool of choice to speed up his workflow.
From visual effects to video games, students at FX Animation rely on LightWave to prepare for their careers in real-world production environments.
Wed 04 May 2016
Founded in 2006, FX Animation (Barcelona) became one of Europe's top 3D and VFX schools. From visual effects to video games, students rely on LightWave to prepare for their careers in real-world production environments. Through this interview, the student and LightWave artist Moisés Rejano Arjona shares his own path to become a real professional with a very unique skillset.
Muharraqi Studios relies on LightWave throughout the production pipeline for countless projects, including the creation of this breathtaking project—Layan—a luxury resort hotel in the Durrat Marina (Middles East)
Fri 15 Apr 2016
Muharraqi Studios shows once again his talent through this spectacular project, first of its kind in the world: considered as the most desirable locations in Bahrain at Durrat Marina, Layan simply defines luxury. Working simultaneously on the architectural project as well as the marketing side, these highly skilled LightWave 3D artists bring life to this breathtaking luxury residential waterpark. And each time LightWave plays an extremely important role in their production pipeline. Get ready to be impressed by the talent of Muharraqi Studios!
This very talented independent game company reveals the reasons that they favor LightWave 3D for their game production
Fri 15 Apr 2016
Have you ever dreamed about becoming a space fighter pilot and flying through some surreal landscapes? With Voidrunner, get ready for an intense aerial dogfight! Developed by RealityArts, Voidrunner is an innovative multiplayer flight game that introduces FPS (First Person Shooter) controls to the flight game genre and showcases some impressive exotic and epic landscapes. Co-Founder & Project Director, Ismail Kemal Ciftcioglu and Kemal Günel, Lead 3D Artist, explain how they gained a major speed and quality boost from using LightWave. “Like an army waiting to do their creative bidding", LightWave became their greatest weapons in their arsenal.
This award-winning animation studio knows how to use LightWave to showcase their talent
Fri 18 Mar 2016
This month we shine the spotlight on the award-winning animation studio Lemonade3D, which has received over 50 international awards. Project manager and co-founder Milivoj Popovic explains how the team achieved such a stunning success with only one secret weapon: LightWave 3D. Let yourself be guided by the strong passion that rules this unique and extremely talented animation studio.
See how this talented artist relies on LightWave 3D to create these beautiful 3D animated paintings
Fri 18 Mar 2016
For Chris Scalf — who was first a digital photo-realist artist — 3D and Animation became extensions of his qualities. Using LightWave 3D like a digital canvas, this truly fantastic artist brings life to paintings: “I tried a lot of various respectable software, but LightWave was the only one that seemed to be the fastest most effective one for his technique.” Through this article, you will understand how fascinating this technique is. Prepare to be blown away by his talent!