Life in 3D

Resources for artists living life in 3D: breakdowns, tutorials, interviews, and more

  • All
  • M&E Collection
  • 3ds Max
  • Flame
  • Maya
  • Maya LT
  • MotionBuilder
  • Mudbox
  • Shotgun
  • Arnold
  • Bifrost
  • Maya 2020
  • Unity
  • VR

Autodesk University 2019: Call for Proposals

We’re looking for speakers with a unique point of view to help build yet another amazing AU experience. Think that's you?

The top 4 reasons people work in movie VFX

Wondering if the VFX industry is right for you? We polled the 3D community about what drew them to a career in visual effects for film.

Watch it now: Our 2018 VFX showreel

Articulate apes, dreadful dragons, spectacular space battles, heroic heroines, badass bounty hunters: To all the insanely talented, hard-working post and visual effects artists out there, thank you. You make entertainment EPIC.

5 reasons why Coffee & TV use Flame as their hub

As small post companies get bigger, and big companies wonder what’s coming next, Derek Moore gives us 5 reasons why Coffee & TV use Flame as the central hub of their Soho facility.

Flame Artist Brian Higgins gets hands dirty with gory comedy “Middle Man”

Co-director of ad agency and creative collective Flavor, Brian Higgins tell us about breaking away from the small screen with a dark, funny and very bloody feature film.

My journey to "Blade Runner 2049"

Discover how Framestore pulled off some of the most visually compelling VFX shots for Blade Runner 2049 as VFX Supervisor Richard Hoover shares his story.

CBS Digital: Migrating technologies from VFX to VR

Taking VFX to another level, Craig Weiss of CBS Digital aims to not only wow and excite viewers, but also immerse them in the surreal world of VR.

CBS Digital: Tools and teams that make anything possible

With a repertoire that includes Maya, Arnold, Shotgun, and Flame, CBS Digital discuss the tools they rely on as they move towards virtual reality.

Serious emotional impact: Flame in "Moonlight"

Visual effects and motion graphics producer, Alek Rost from New York’s, Significant Others reveals how Flame helped heighten the emotional impact of the Oscar-winning film, Moonlight.

Finishing a 4K Feature with Flame: "What Happened, Miss Simone?"

Netflix's "What Happened, Miss Simone?" marked the first time Ross Vincent had taken on a full-length feature at UHD spec using Flame. Says he, "Flame absolutely has a place in feature film workflow – it was a remarkable experience.”