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Tips - Sep 30, 2011

Jewelry Models and Rings for You to Download and Render in KeyShot

If you LOVE to render jewelry, you know the value a few 3D jewelry models have. Well, what would you say to 32 3D models?! Yeah, that's what I'm talking about. Thanks to Paul Krush all that precious metal goodness can be yours. He has modeled 32 rings in Rhino that you can download and bring directl[...]
News - Sep 28, 2011

KeyShot 3 Beta is Live: Sign Up Now!

Wonderful news for all those hungry to try out KeyShot 3. We are now GO on Beta. This will be a private beta, so if you're a customer or seriously mulling over the possibility of harnessing the power of KeyShot, then you're welcome to join in. We've added a new board on our forum called "KeyShot 3 B[...]
Customers, Tips - Sep 27, 2011

Printed Circuit Boards in KeyShot (plus Free BIP Files, Textures and PCB Models)

If you've seen the previous post on the amazing renderings Uwe Kindler of cetoni GmbH creates, you'll know he's got an eye for rockin' out stunning visuals. Uwe posted some excellent PCB renderings in the forum over the weekend, but that's not all. He ws kind enough to share the KeyShot BIP files he[...]
Animation, Customers - Sep 26, 2011

KeyShot Animation of the Week: The RogueDZN Armadillo 161

I'm picking what's left of my jaw up off the floor right now. I mean, I knew the new KeyShot animation tool was going to be good, but put it in the hands of someone who knows how to create motion graphics and it's downright amazing. Matt Tremblay, president of RogueDZN, is just one person alpha test[...]
Customers - Sep 23, 2011

Modus Bike. A 24 Hour Redesign Challenge. Amazing Shots in KeyShot.

At KeyShot, we love bikes. If we could all bike together to the office in the morning, we would... even though it would be a little bit weird and a little bit creepy. The bike we would ride would be this sweet concept from the Quirky Moneyball Project, a collaboration between Quirky and Sony Picture[...]
News - Sep 22, 2011

Pro/E and Creo Users... Faster, Easier, and More Amazing Rendering than Ever Before.

Big news in the 3D rendering reseller world party people. TriStar, the largest PTC reseller in North America, and the second largest in the world after INNEO, has got the fever for the flavor of the KeyShot. Earlier today we announced Tristar as an official KeyShot reseller. That is all sorts of roc[...]
Tips - Sep 21, 2011

Rendering with KeyShot: Step by Step

The wonderful and talented Craig A. Clark has a very well done article published in the latest issue of 3D Artist magazine (Issue 33). Rendering with KeyShot takes you step by step through model considerations, export, import, material selection, image maps and more. He even throws in a little bit o[...]
Animation, News - Sep 21, 2011

Aircraft Engine Animation and Easing in KeyShot

You've seen the new KeyShot 3 Animation workflow. Now, how about an animation of an aircraft engine? This particular animation is simple, but uses an easing effect at the beginning and end of the animations to add some extra interest. It's easy to create and easy to apply as well. For any animation [...]
News - Sep 20, 2011

IDSA 2011 Wrap-up: N'awlins was Kickin'!

As you may know, the KeyShot crew was out at IDSA 2011 rockin' the beads outta N'awlins baby! And by 'rockin the beads outta N'awlins', I mean sittin' at the Exhibition Hall Booth showing loads of people KeyShot 3. Rawkin! Really though, it was amazing to catch up with customers, meet new people and[...]
Animation, Tips - Sep 19, 2011

KeyShot 3. The All New Animation Workflow Will Rock You.

There are many things that rock... music, free drinks, free food and any episode of the the TV show Fringe, but beyond that, there is something that rocks even more. The new animation in KeyShot 3. I know, when does it come out? Well, that's what also rocks. Beta will be available to customers this [...]
Customers - Sep 15, 2011

How to Make an Impact with 3D Visuals

How do you make an impact with 3D visuals? Not that hard it turns out. All it takes is some imagination, a little 3D rendering... oh, and welding a massive billboard structure to get the message across. It's exactly what KeyShot user, Egon Feldman, and manufacturer, Bill Kinsey, are doing for the hi[...]