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SIG: SIGGRAPH 2011 Week: News and Features

SIGGRAPH 2011 in Vancouver kicks off this week – News coverage begins and more…


This week SIGGRAPH 2011 in Vancouver takes place and the annual computer graphics event will no doubt have wonderful announcements. We will be covering the show’s big news related to our focus here at Architosh as well as publishing some of our biggest features in the history of our publication–so make sure you check back mid-week.

Early News

Lightworks – Lightworks, the leading developer of advanced 3D rendering solutions for software developers, will be participating at SIGGRAPH. This year they will be welcoming two customers into their booth and they both support the Mac CAD/3D market with innovative solutions.

IMSI/Design will be in Lightworks’ booth showing Renditioner, their implementation of Lightworks Artisan. Bob Mayer, Chief Operating Office of IMSI/Design said, “Siggraph 2011 is a fantastic venue for us to showcase the Lightworks rendering technologies found in our TurboCAD and Renditioner products. We are particularly excited about the new Artisan rendering technology now incorporated into Renditioner, as this brings a whole new level of, and power to, photorealistic rendering, lighting and materials application for our SketchUp plugin.” To learn more about IMSI go here.

Corel will also be in the Lightworks booth demonstrating their latest new CorelCAD, which links in Lightworks Artisan as well. CorelCAD is a brand new CAD product by the Canadian software giant and it is available on both the Mac and Windows, natively. It is based on the ARES platform.

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