Autodesk company announced spring 2013 release new 2014 versions of Program complexes Autodesk Entertainment Creation.
These include the award-winning tools for 3D-animation, visual effects and art Autodesk Maya 2014, Autodesk 3ds Max 2014, Autodesk MotionBuilder 2014, Autodesk Mudbox 2014, Autodesk Softimage 2014 and Autodesk Sketchbook Designer 2014.
All of these products have undergone technological improvements that allow artists to collaborate with colleagues around the world to manage complex projects and efficient to process large amounts of data.
“Modern art groups run many visually complex projects, which should be available at any given time. Autodesk works closely with leading studios, computer graphics, – said Chris Bradshaw, senior vice president of animation and graphics company Autodesk. – Software systems Entertainment Creation Suites provide a holistic and flexible workflow, enabling organizations of all sizes to better manage the work of geographically distributed creative teams. Each product included in the complex, notably saves time, giving artists more creative freedom and the best professional tools for the implementation of plans. ”
Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite 2014 See what you can do – Visual effects artist
Flexible set of tools scaled to the needs of the project
Three variants of the delivery of software systems allow you to choose the optimum configuration for the query command, budget and complexity of the project.
- Package Standard includes – recognized by the industry’s software (SW) for 3D-design and can include Autodesk Maya 2014 or Autodesk 3ds Max 2014. The complex also includes Autodesk MotionBuilder 2014, Autodesk Mudbox 2014 and Autodesk Sketchbook Designer 2014.
- The Premium version contains – all of the products of Standard equipment plus software for 3D-animation and visual effects Autodesk Softimage 2014.
- Package Ultimate provides – access to all products from the version Premium, as well as Autodesk Maya 2014 and Autodesk 3ds Max 2014.
Product Updates: higher capacity, more creative freedom
Each tool in the software systems Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suites received new technology to create a “live” characters with realistic behavior.
Autodesk Maya 2014: more creative in the creative process of the artist
Autodesk Maya 2014 helps artists and developers to create content that meets the growing expectations of a modern audience. The new 2014 version of the product includes:
– an expanded set of integrated features for modeling;
– intuitive tool Grease Pencil;
– Paint Effects innovative features to improve productivity and enhance creativity.
Maya DX11 Shader in conjunction with the improved viewport Viewport 2.0 will allow artists to live to see the result of their work in high quality. New support tools Scene Assembly, File Path Editor and URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) to help build a large and complex worlds and manage them.
Autodesk 3ds Max expands the creative possibilities of artists
Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 offers new solutions to modern problems of 3D-modeling: Populate a new function for the automatic modeling of human masses, significantly improved tools and Particle Flow Viewer with enhanced performance, supporting Microsoft ® DirectX shaders 11. Tools Perspective Match and Vector Map allow artists to combine 2D-and 3D-technology.
Autodesk Softimage 2014 – Easy integration into technical processes
The new Camera Sequencer tools allow you to cut movie clips from different cameras to create videos, without changing the original animation; directorial control over the scenes. Enhanced features CrowdFX and ICE (Interactive Creative space) implement the concept of passes and partitions in any combination with any aspect of the ICE. Superior high-quality viewport High-Quality Viewport display model with high accuracy. Autodesk Softimage 2014 thanks to better support the exchange of data with the help of animation Autodesk FBX 2014 format facilitates integration into the current process technologies.
Autodesk MotionBuilder 2014 – Accurate digitization movement
The studios can now efficiently process the information on the programs “motion capture” and other animation data to create a pre-visualization and real-time visualization, virtual cinematography, feature film production and game development. Available support for operating system Linux, new technological methods for “reading movement” comfortable method of positioning, measuring and selecting objects, custom window rendering and API (Application Programming Interface) to link files.
Autodesk Mudbox 2014 simplifies iteration and gives more creative freedom
Automatic and manual options to control grids and accurate control of the output parameters of the grid. The solution allows you to fully concentrate on aesthetic issues while staying focused on the internal structure. Improved multi-point touch input technology now supports stencils and additional sensory peripheral devices.
Autodesk SketchBook Designer 2014 Offers Maximum Creative Choice
Intuitive hybrid raster and vector tools to help research and implement new ideas for characters, props and surrounding areas. Among the advantages: technology to create sketches, drawings and compositions, simple color management, mixed media technologies and unique tool for transformation. Dynamic scalable user interface optimized for stylus and control the mouse, providing maximum freedom of creativity.
Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite 2014 See what you can do – Modeler