3D Artists Connect, Network and Celebrate Computer Graphics
SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Nov. 24, 2010 — From Dec. 1 to 10, Autodesk, Inc., with support from HP and NVIDIA, will host 3December, the company’s annual celebration of 3D computer graphics and the artists who create them. 3December will be celebrated virtually at the event website, as well as with live events and user group meetings to be held in cities around the world.
3D artists around the world can join Autodesk’s 3December celebrations by visiting AREA, the company’s online digital entertainment and visualization community, at area.autodesk.com/3dec. On AREA, Autodesk will provide access to free MasterClasses, tutorials and the Autodesk 3dsMax software 20th anniversary retrospective. There will also be live streaming from the Montreal event on Dec. 2 from 6 - 8 pm EST.
3December Live Events
On Dec. 2, from 6 to 10 p.m. EST, Autodesk will host its 3December live celebration in Montreal, Canada. The event will include an exclusive presentation of exceptional 2010 Electronic Theatre animations by the Montreal ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter. Artists from Eidos Montreal will present how Autodesk Maya, Autodesk 3ds Max and Autodesk MotionBuilder software were used to create the highly anticipated “Deus Ex: Human Revolution” video game. Jocelyn “Strob” Simard will offer a show-and-tell presentation featuring “Iron Baby,” together with several other projects created using 3ds Max software. Autodesk will also announce the 2010 Autodesk Masters Award recipients and a special announcement will be made for 3ds Max users attending, in honor of the software’s 20th anniversary. For more information, including how to register, visit area.autodesk.com/3dec.
Autodesk is hosting similar live events in Japan on Nov. 27, and Dec. 7 and 8. For information about Autodesk User Groups holding 3December events around the world, visit area.autodesk.com/user_groups.
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