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April 29, 2012, 5:16 pm
Just in time for our New York User Group presentation, Max Underground published a raving review of Krakatoa MX 2, giving it an Excellent 5 out of 5 stars rating and the Editor's Choice badge!
August 16, 2014, 1:27 pm
Digital-Tutors.com have posted an exclusive interview with Thinkbox Software's Product Specialist Borislav "Bobo" Petrov about Stoke MX 2. You can watch it here.
July 30, 2014, 5:03 pm
In its July 2014 issue, Animation Magazine reviews Thinkbox Software's Stoke MX 2.0. The reviewer, Todd Sheridan Perry, has many positive thoughts on the product in particular and the Thinkbox arsenal in general. His conclusion? "It took me a while to wrap my head around what Stoke is doing, but now that I’m down that rabbit hole, I may never create a simple particle system again." In its previous (June 2014) issue, Animation Magazine also reviews Thinkbox Deadline 6.1....
July 21, 2014, 9:39 am
Thinkbox Software has posted the first Beta build of Deadline 7, the next version of the highly scalable manager of render farms and compute resources. Featuring significant architectural changes and core technology upgrades, Deadline 7 includes built-in VMX for flexible cloud interaction, an updated MongoDB database, a new Qt interface, integrated ftrack support and more. If you are interested in joining the Beta, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
July 2, 2014, 5:49 pm
Our good friends at Bottleship VFX - Hristo Velev and Martin Naydenski - have posted several videos in the past few weeks, including a VFX demo reel, a commercials demo reel, and a quick overview of some pipeline tools. Bottleship VFX feature reel, June 2014 from Bottleship VFX on Vimeo. Bottleship VFX commercials reel, June 2014 from Bottleship VFX on Vimeo. Bottleship uses nearly every Thinkbox Software product including Deadline, Krakatoa MX, Frost MX, Stoke MX an...
May 28, 2014, 9:54 am
Thinkbox Software has launched Deadline 6.2 featuring several enhancements to the software’s established plug-ins and scripts. The newest version of the highly scalable solution for managing render farms and compute resources, Deadline 6.2 adds support for Autodesk® 2015 products (3ds Max®, Maya®, Softimage®, Composite®), Anime Studio® 10, DJV Imaging, The Foundry’s MODO® 8xx and Trimble SketchUp 3D. Additional features include support for the GPU-accelerated Redshift rende...
April 25, 2014, 7:13 pm
We are happy to announce that nearly 100 minutes worth of demo material recorded during the two Live Webinars on April 23rd and 24th 2014 are now available on Thinkbox' YouTube channel. You can also watch them all here. Please make sure you have watched the NAB demo videos first as they provide more basic information about Krakatoa and its possible production uses!
April 18, 2014, 8:54 am
"Krakatoa for CINEMA 4D - An Introduction" Come learn about the renderer used to create content for movie hits like Avatar, The Avengers, Transformers 3, Harry Potter 8, Oblivion, Star Trek - Into Darkness, Man of Steel and more. Krakatoa C4D seamlessly connects MAXON CINEMA 4D with the Krakatoa renderer and provides a number of features designed to accelerate artists’ workflow when manipulating MILLIONS of particles. Krakatoa C4D shares the same rendering core with Krakatoa SR...
April 16, 2014, 9:39 pm
While waiting for the official videos to be published by MAXON on c4dlive.com, we have uploaded the recordings of all three Krakatoa C4D demos from NAB 2014 in Las Vegas to our YouTube account. You can watch them here. These videos were recorded by a user and are potentially lower quality than the original broadcast to be available later, and the third video is missing about 30 seconds in the beginning, but the general quality is acceptable as a reference.
March 15, 2014, 11:43 am
The videos recorded on March 12th and 13th 2014 during the live webinar sessions are now online. The majority of the 9 segments were taken from the second run on the first day, except for the last segment which is from day 2. You can watch all 9 segments here...
March 14, 2014, 3:45 pm
Digital-Tutors.com now offers a KRAKATOA for Maya tutorial by guest tutor Terry Riyasat. The tutorial teaches the creation of an abstract creature using KRAKATOA MY, as well as compositing using Fusion. Thinkbox Software offers a 15 days evaluation license of KRAKATOA MY. Email email@example.com with the Subject line "Eerie Forest Entities Adore Krakatoa For Maya", and we will extend your evaluation license for 30 days!
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