MODO 901 is coming!

The Foundry has announced the soon-to-be-released update to its 3D modeling and animation package. MODO 901 will be the most significant update yet.
A few of the many features and improvements include:
–  Meshfusion now included with MODO 901
–  Progressive baking
–  Enhanced modeling tools
–  Improved UV editing tools
–  and much more!

Stay tuned for more announcements.

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3D User Group, this Thurs 2/26, 5:30-7:30pm

We’re hosting a brand new 3D Meetup User Group at Digital Pictures this Thurs 2/26, 5:30 – 7:30pm.
This is a group for users of any 3D software. This is late notice, I know, due to several scheduling issues. But wanted to put the invite out there.

Learn New 3D Tools: From 3DS MAX to Maya to ZBrush to Cinema 4D with Ben Lodge

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212 North Second St
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401

Email with any questions.
Hope to see you there!

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Autodesk Going Subscription-only by Feb 1, 2016

Autodesk has just announced that as of Feb 1, 2016, all of their software will be Desktop Subscription-only. No new perpetual licenses will be available. Your current perpetual seats will remain.

More info:

If you have questions about Desktop Subscription, please email us. We’re happy to help.

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Easy Creative Exploration in MODO

MODO enables artists and designers of all technical levels to imagine and create product shape and size. Your creativity can expand in a fast and intuitive environment. It’s a 3D sketchbook where your ideas can thrive!

3 minute video on the new Node-Based Shading System. It blends with MODO’s modern, easy-to-learn interface, and is tightly integrated with the Shader Tree.

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Have you seen MODO lately?

With version 801, The Foundry has brought significant improvements in optimizations for complex scenes and faster render times.

Some of the new features and improvements include node-based shading, enhanced snapping tools, dramatically improved interactivity and control with Hair and Fur, texture baking, better UV unwrapping, and much more.

MODO integrates modeling, painting/sculpting, animation, rigging, and effects in a sleek and modern interface.

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