Reallusion Announces 2018 2D Animation Contest

Prizes include $2000 cash, Vegas Pro and Affinity Designer software

Enrich Productivity through Animation

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Reallusion announces the 2018 CrazyTalk Animator Animation At Work Contest. Anyone, regardless of their animation experience, can participate by animating real-life projects for business promotions, educational and training materials, how-to videos, animated comics, YouTube videos and more. Participants can enter by utilizing CrazyTalk Animator 3 to animate in 3 different categories:

  • Business – Promote products, services, educational how-to videos
  • Comics – Encourage graphic art designers to turn static drawings, illustrative art and comic images into animations
  • YouTubers – Employ animations to engage channel audiences

Free Online Animation Platform!

Reallusion Release Cloud Animator – Free Interactive Online Animation Platform for All Devices and All Users

 

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Reallusion, the leading animation software company internationally recognized for its iClone and CrazyTalk Animator titles, now officially releases a fully online animation platform – Cloud Animator.Cloud Animator dynamically engages with web audiences using an interactive flow of information, motion graphics, and animation delivered in a universal HTML5 experience that deploys user’s media on any device. This new animation platform takes a different approach to authoring and sharing from other cloud-based animation services, which are derived from Flash and use HTML5 and with feature video output.

Reallusion and Persistant Studios partner iClone and PopcornFX for Realtime VFX platform

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Reallusion iClone and Persistant Studios / PopcornFX release a next-level VFX plugin for production of realtime 3D particle effects equipped with specialized libraries and super-tools for customization. PopcornFX,  the multi-platform & cross-engine realtime particle effects industry leader for complex visual effects will now offer a fully-integrated, realtime VFX platform for every creator inside iClone. Users of iClone will now have access to VFX creation without the need to build everything from scratch, yet still have full control of style and performance for their effects. The all new VFX core enabled by PopcornFX and iClone, levels the playing field for indies and studios of all sizes to equip their projects with exceptional VFX with in-depth training and affordability for any size budget.

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iClone and PopcornFX take VFX beyond the game engine and natively into a 3D application

New iClone 7.1 Curve Editor, Timeline & Enhanced DOF Camera Realism

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Classic Studio-Level Character Animation, Editing, and Visuals for indie or pro studios

Reallusion launches fundamental animation update with iClone 7.1 with new features for studio-level motion design for any creator to achieve professional animation results.   The largest annual update to iClone 7.1 delivers redesigned Depth of Field (DOF) achieving significant improvement in camera realism. A total overhaul of the Timeline system that now offers multi-track and key select with timewarp, sampling keys from clips, and enhanced mirror copy. The advanced Timeline is integrated with the new Curve Editor Plug-in for the synchronous operation to build professional motions the classical way and suitable for any budget.

iClone 7.1 Update Highlight Video:

iClone Curve Editor Demo Video:

iClone shines with PopcornFX realtime visual effects

Main_finalReallusion partners with Persistant Studios, PopcornFX, the multi-platform & cross-engine realtime particle effects industry leader. iClone 7 adds particle realism with the PopcornFX runtime integration, particles library, and extensive VFX creation through PopcornFX’s powerful editor.

Watch PopcornFX in iClone 7

Learn more about iClone 7 and PopcornFX https://www.reallusion.com/iclone/vfx/popcornfx

NEW CrazyTalk Animator 3.2 Graphic Design and Animation Photoshop Pipeline

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CrazyTalk Animator 3.2 update provides a total Photoshop PSD in-and-out solution to not only help 2D Animators, but also Graphic Designers. Save lots of time on character creation and animated content development thanks to a round-trip PSD pipeline that can bring artwork to life through source animation file editing with Photoshop’s powerful editing features.

Watch Video: CrazyTalk Animator & Photoshop

Character creation made easy!

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Create, modify and animate Photoshop characters FIVE times faster with CrazyTalk Animator 3.2.

major imageAnimating just got quicker and easier with CrazyTalk Animator 3.2’s new PSD export function. With this tool, character designers can effortlessly move assets back and forth between Photoshop and CTA3. By doing so, you can adjust the look of your characters, experiment with image effects, and pose them with the help of specialist frameworks.

Animate Photoshop character instantly

Your character drawings can quickly become animations

With the launch of CrazyTalk Animator 3.2, character designers and Photoshop users will find their work process become five times faster than if they didn’t use the software. This is because they’ll have access to the software’s new PSD character modification and PSD graphic design tools.