DreamLight’s Client Project Appears on Chile TV

DreamLight’s 2D/3D animation project for McLane Research recently appeared on Chile TV. The 2D/3D animation project played on a nine-screen video wall as university researches discussed using the product on a science show.

How to Animate Falling Coins with Bullet Dynamics

How to Animate Falling Coins with Bullet Dynamics & Motion Designer MDD Files in LightWave 3D In this month’s blog post I’ll show you how to animate falling coins with Bullet Dynamics, LightWave 3D’s implementation of Erwin Coumans’ Bullet Physics … Read More

3D Printing Missing Thumb Nuts to Refurbish a Telescope

This post documents a recent project about 3D printing missing thumb nuts that we used to refurbish a telescope. I recently had the opportunity to pick up an old Orion SkyQuest Intelliscope XT6 Classic Dobsonian Telescope for free. It looked … Read More

How to Use Particle FX in LightWave 3D to Animate Rouge Crystal Flow

This peek behind the scenes tutorial, How to Use Particle FX in LightWave 3D to Animate Rouge Crystal Flow, is a continuation that builds upon my previous blog post: How to use Instances to Animate Rouge Crystal Growth in LightWave … Read More

How to Use Instances in LightWave 3D to Animate Rouge Crystal Growth

This blog post gives a behind the scenes peek of how to use instances in LightWave 3D. We used the following technique to create a 3D animation of rouge (rust/corrosion) crystal growth in stainless steel pharmaceutical or food processing equipment. … Read More

Animating Dripping Liquid with LightWave 3D Hypervoxels

A LightWave 3D Tutorial – Animating Dripping Liquid with LightWave 3D Hypervoxels from a 3D Product Animation Project for Freelette This is a simple technique for animating dripping liquid with LightWave 3D hypervoxels. This is only one of many different … Read More

3D Character Animation Sample & More Posted to Online Portfolio Gallery

We’ve posted a 3D Character Animation sample of a commercial short that we produced for MLMC with the video and an excerpt on the SPOTLIGHT page and a more expanded sample including the video with more behind the scenes samples in the online PORTFOLIO gallery. … Read More