3ds Max 2015 Extension 2 available to subscribers
Autodesk has released a new extension to its 3ds Max 2015 and 3ds Max Design 2015 software. The Extension 2 features new template system (more here), new Design Workspace inspired by Revit and Inventor, enhanced Revit and SketchUp importers, Camera Sequencer allowing animators to easily cut between multiple cameras, trim, and reorder animated clips nondestructively, and smooth skinning with the addition of Dual Quaternion, built specifically to avoid "bow tie" or "candy wrapper" effects where the mesh loses volume when deformers are twisted or pivoted. [source]
Carbon Scatter 2015 trial version available
S catter millions of instances in seconds, create wind-swept forests or animated crowds and render them directly inside 3ds Max, Maya and CINEMA 4D, using the new Carbon Scatter 2015 plug-in.
Major upgrade to Tiffen Dfx digital filter suite
The Tiffen Company released the highly-anticipated version 4 of the award-winning Tiffen Dfx digital filter suite.
PlantFactory and VUE 2014.6 PLEs
The "Personal Learning Edition" of PlantFactory and Vue, e-ons virtual nature products, are now updated for the recently announced 2014.
ZBrush 4R7 with 64-bit support!
ZBrush 4R7 is the final iteration within the ZBrush 4 series before Pixologic moves to ZBrush 5.
HALion 5.1 udpate available
The 5.1 update for Steinberg's VST sampler and sound creation system, HALion 5, features eight brand-new effects and tools for sample editing and includes new looping and playback modes.
Panasonic releases firmware update for LUMIX DMC-GH4
New firmware update 2.1 for the popular LUMIX G interchangable lens camera DMC-GH4 adds time code and recording control signal embedding to the HDMI output signal (in conjunction with ATOMOS recorders).
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