Media Technology News

[non-Blender] Slow-mo scene from X-men: Days of Future Past

Blender 3D News - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 01:38
Here's a great look behind the scenes of what I thought was one of the coolest scenes in the new X-Men movie.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Klevgränd Produktion releases Vandelay Multiband Echo Device for Mac AU (free) and iPad

Audio Freeware - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 23:59
Klevgränd Produktion has announced the release of Vandelay, a new multiband echo Audio Unit plug-in for Mac OS X and app for iPad. With three separate delays in three frequency regions, Vandelay [Read More]

Walking City

Blender 3D News - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 23:35
The character animation in this video by Nelson is a little rough, but I really like the visuals and the concept of his work. My first short animation I am from South America Chile , and I really like this software , I have been studying for a long using tutorials on the internet . I would like to make [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Shattered Glass Audio updates SGA1566 to v1.0.6

Audio Freeware - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 14:07
Shattered Glass Audio has updated its SGA1566 plug-in to version 1.0.6. Changes: Improved oversampling. [Read More]

Shattered Glass Audio updates SGA1566 to Version 1.0.6

Audio Freeware - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 14:07
Shattered Glass Audio has updated its SGA1566 plug-in to version 1.0.6. Changes: Improved oversampling. [Read More]

Understanding Composition

Blender 3D News - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 12:30
Learn all about the importance of composition in this new Blender Guru tutorial. It took me 8 years to learn this the hard way: that Understanding Composition is one of the most important things you can learn as a CG artist. And yet almost no one in the CG field is teaching it. Which is [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Orange Free Sounds releases "Halloween Orange Scary Sounds"

Audio Freeware - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 06:37
Orange Free Sounds has released Halloween Orange Scary Sounds, a collection of free scary sounds. Halloween Orange Free Sounds is a collection of sounds and themes you can use for Halloween (or [Read More]

Project Monkaa Teaser

Blender 3D News - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 05:35
Project Monkaa is a 5 minutes short animated movie, entirely made with Blender and GIMP and other Free/Open Software programs. It is produced by Weybec and will be published by the Blender Institute on the Blender Cloud on October 22. "Monkaa is a blue furred, pink faced monkey who consumes a crystallized meteorite, which makes [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Short Film: Pique Tico

Blender 3D News - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 02:16
Bernardo Alfaro Hidalgo and Juan Pablo Solís Gutiérrez from Costa Rica created this short film for their graduation project. Hello Blender Community. I´m glad to show you our work. We´ve been working on a short film for about 2 years, sadly we weren't in time for the Suzanne Awards. I hope you enjoy this brief [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender 2.71-2.72 development visualization

Blender 3D News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 23:01
This video by Sinestesia Studio visualizes the commits of Blender 2.71 and 2.72. Ever wondered how much work really went into a Blender release? Now you can see it! This is a visualization of development between 2.71-2.72 created with Gource. I saw World of Gnome do a Gource vis like this a few weeks ago, [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Los Angeles Westside Blender Meetup

Blender 3D News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 12:38
Blenderheads in Los Angeles are meeting this Saturday! Stirling Goetz writes: The Los Angeles Westside Blender MeetUp Group (LA.Blend) is meeting this Saturday, October 18th at our usual venue in Santa Monica. Join us and meet your fellow LA Blenderheads. Session Agenda (subject to change): Time-lapse Animation Using HDRI Sequence Environment Maps Using Blender for [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender 2.72 Overview of New features

Blender 3D News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 12:13
Gottfried Hofmann takes a detailed look at the new features of Blender 2.72 on Blender Cookie. Blender 2.72 has been released and with it, brought a whole host of new features, improvements and bug fixes! New Features From the release notes, Cycles is now capable of rendering volume and subsurface scattering on GPU, has improved [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

[non-Blender] RealFlow 2014 Showreel

Blender 3D News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 09:15
Impressive fluids by Next Limit Technologies. Hmm, maybe we should do a weekend contest on Fluids? :)
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

How to make a quick and simple low poly animated scene

Blender 3D News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 07:15
The YouTube Channel of Alimayo Arango has managed to stay under my radar for a long time, and I was amazed at the amount and quality of his content. Today, he presents his first tutorial here on how to make a quick low poly terrain, then how to add a quick low poly city-scape to the [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

CodeFN42 releases free "Kontakt LibOrganizer" for Windows

Audio Freeware - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 06:14
CodeFN42 has released Kontakt LibOrganizer, a free utility for Windows that will let you easily change the order of all your libraries on the Libraries tab in Kontakt. With many libraries installed [Read More]

Drupal 7.32 released

Drupal - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 05:47

Drupal 7.32, a maintenance release which contain fixes for security vulnerabilities, is now available for download. See the Drupal 7.32 release notes for further information.

Download Drupal 7.32

Upgrading your existing Drupal 7 is strongly recommended. There are no new features or non-security-related bug fixes in this release. For more information about the Drupal 7.x release series, consult the Drupal 7.0 release announcement.

Security information

We have a security announcement mailing list and a history of all security advisories, as well as an RSS feed with the most recent security advisories. We strongly advise Drupal administrators to sign up for the list.

Drupal 7 and 6 include the built-in Update Status module (renamed to Update Manager in Drupal 7), which informs you about important updates to your modules and themes.

Bug reports

Both Drupal 7.x and 6.x are being maintained, so given enough bug fixes (not just bug reports) more maintenance releases will be made available, according to our monthly release cycle.


Drupal 7.32 is a security release only. For more details, see the 7.32 release notes. A complete list of all bug fixes in the stable 7.x branch can be found in the git commit log.

Security vulnerabilities

Drupal 7.32 was released in response to the discovery of critical security vulnerabilities. Details can be found in the official security advisory:

To fix the security problem, please upgrade to Drupal 7.32.

Known issues


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Fixation snowboard

Blender 3D News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 04:43
By Christophe Chaplin. This is an old project than I began 1 year ago. The purpose is to render this object in a complete environment (a ski shop that I have already created ). But in first I wanted to create a studio like render. For this image I used only open source softwares: OS Linux, [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Separation Anxiety

Blender 3D News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 02:50
New work by Reynante M. Martinez. Hello, everyone! Here's my latest artwork; inspired by that feeling of longing, and by nature itself. More info and high-res version on my website. You can also check out my Facebook page. Have you had that feeling as well? :)
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Childrens Animation pilot

Blender 3D News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 01:15
David McDermott presents a pilot for a television program for kids, with a very distinctive 2D/cardboard style. I wanted to share the last project I worked on, a children's t.v. pilot/teaser. The client created a storyboard and concept art for all the characters, my challenge was to translate their lovely natural media 2D artwork into [...]
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation

Blender Conference 2014 Schedule

Blender 3D News - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 23:50
The schedule for the Blender Conference 2014 is now complete.
Categories: 2D & 3D Animation