News

Come See KeyShot 3.1 at SolidWorks World 2012

Feb 09, 2012

Yes, indeed! SolidWorks World 2012 is coming up next week in gorgeous San Diego, California. If you'll be out on the left-coast, running about the San Diego Convention center and in need of a feast of visual render delight for your eye, just make...

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By Josh
Animation

KeyShot Animation of the Week: Dodge RAM 1500 by Tim Feher

Feb 07, 2012

Since we've released KeyShot 3 with the new render rockin' animation system, I've been waiting to see some animations from a few of our users who helped during the beta test. That day has come and you are not going to be disappointed. Tim Feher was...

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By Josh
Features News

Importing 3D Models Into KeyShot and More by CA Clark.

Feb 06, 2012

Craig A Clark has an abosulutely FABULOUS article on Scorpio CGI about importing models into KeyShot 3. He goes into great detail about importing a model, but that's not all. He also covers six other aspects you'll go through during the rendering...

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By Josh
Animation Tips

Creating an Exploded View Animation in KeyShot, Part 2

Feb 03, 2012

How would you love to rub 52 minutes of KeyShot exploding animated action all over your eyes? Yes? Well, you're in for a treat as Brian Townsend follows up the previous session on creating exploded view animations in KeyShot with Part TWO. Here,...

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By Josh
Features

The Fabulous, Colorful KeyShot Creations of Crayola

Jan 31, 2012

How would you like to think of an idea for a toy design, model it up and create renderings of it... every day. Sounds like a tough job doesn't it? Well, that is exactly what Anthony Monzo does. Anthony is an Industrial Designer and the Product...

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By Josh
News

The KeyShot Race to 30k Facebook Challenge (Win an Seat of KeyShot and More)

Jan 26, 2012

We love throwing a good ol' fashion giveaway here at Luxion, and we love all our friends on Facebook. So, we're holding one of our biggest giveaways yet and racing all the way through it... A race to 30k Likes on Facebook and with it, we'll be...

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By Josh
Animation Tips

Preview: Exploded View Animations. From KeyShot to After Effects

Jan 25, 2012

In the last webinar we showed you how to create an exploded view animation in SolidWorks. If you missed it, you can watch Part 1 here. In this second part we will be taking rendered frames into After Effects for some finishing work. We will...

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By Josh
Features

Blue Sky CGI Uses KeyShot to Take Automotive Rendering and Animation to the Next Level

Jan 24, 2012

There's hardly a day goes by that I don't see a car advertisement on the television or in a magazine and wonder if it's a 3D rendering or a photograph. Odds are it is a rendering and it's studios like Blue Sky CGI who are making it happen with...

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By Josh
Animation

KeyShot Animation of the Week: Clutch iPad Case System

Jan 17, 2012

Need a quick Kickstarter tip for creating your project video? It's simple... KeyShot. Import your model, apply some materials, render, animate, DONE. Bryan Churchill Jamie Daigle of DC Mobile Designs kicked off their Kickstarter project by doing...

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By Josh
News

KeyShot Update: Maya Importer, Improved Render Performance and More

Jan 11, 2012

It's only two weeks into the year, but we've not slowed the KeyShot development down. Not at all. Today, we release our second KeyShot update, version 3.0.96, and with it a handful of improvements and additions you'll want to be sure to have.

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By Josh
Animation

KeyShot Animation of the Week: 11 Gear Mobius Strip

Jan 10, 2012

This week we take a look at the unimaginable intricacy of an 11 Gear Mobius strip and slap a wee dose of animated KeyShot simplicity on the object. In fact, our very own render rocker Thomas Teger set this animation up himself with just a few...

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By Josh