Save More on 3D Software This Spring

Spring Savings

Spring is finally here, and with it comes a fresh new batch of discounts! Visit CAD Software Direct before the end of June, and you’ll see the SPRING5 code available to use at checkout to save an additional 5% on selected popular 3D CAD modelling and rendering software. Save 20% on V-Ray, Phoenix and more. … Read more Save More on 3D Software This Spring

Join Maxon’s First 3D and Motion Design Show

Maxon Design Show

8:30AM PST / 11:30AM EST / 5:30AM CET Join the Maxon 3D and Motion Design Show online to soak in some valuable tips, techniques and real-world production workflows using Cinema 4D, Redshift, ZBrush and the Red Giant suite of products. This series of artist-focused streaming shows includes presentations from Chris Schmidt, 3D educator and founder … Read more Join Maxon’s First 3D and Motion Design Show

Vectorworks Feature Focus: RedShift Render Mode

Vectorworks RedShift Render Mode

Every designer seeks to optimise their time when designing – and what better way than through the fastest rendering option in Vectorworks yet. In partnership with Maxon, Vectorworks 2022 introduces a new GPU-accelerated mode called Redshift. Redshift speeds up rendering time without sacrificing the quality of your design. Instead of processing through the CPU when … Read more Vectorworks Feature Focus: RedShift Render Mode

Autumn Savings Extended!

Autumn Savings

Visit CAD Software Direct throughout November, and you’ll see the AUTUMN5 code available to use at checkout to save an additional 5% on selected popular 3D CAD modelling and rendering software. Save an additional 5% on Rhino 3D Save 5% on new Rhino licences and upgrades using AUTUMN5 at checkout! Rhino 7 is an extremely … Read more Autumn Savings Extended!

Maxon ePortfolio Portal Shutting Down

Maxon ePortfolio

Maxon have announced that the ePortfolio portal will be shut down on November 1st. “Due to system age and potential security risks, on November 1, 2021, the ePortfolio portal that was previously used by Cinema 4D R20 and earlier customers will be decommissioned. Please make sure to save all your previous version serial numbers and … Read more Maxon ePortfolio Portal Shutting Down

Autumn Savings until October 31st

Autumn Savings

Visit CAD Software Direct before the end of October, and you’ll see the AUTUMN5 code available to use at checkout to save an additional 5% on selected popular 3D CAD modelling and rendering software. Save an additional 5% on Rhino 3D Save 5% on new Rhino licences and upgrades using AUTUMN5 at checkout! Rhino 7 … Read more Autumn Savings until October 31st

Maxon Cinema 4D R25 Out Now

Cinema 4D R25

The latest release of Cinema 4D is here, and with it comes a new modern skin, user interface enhancements and an expansive preset system for optimising your workflow. User Interface Enhancements An updated scheme and icon set offer a fresh, modern spin on Cinema 4D’s classic look that communicates what’s important and puts more focus … Read more Maxon Cinema 4D R25 Out Now

Opening Times and Christmas Deals

Christmas Deals

It’s been another strong year for 3D modeling and rendering. We’ve seen major releases in Vectorworks 2020 demonstrating considerable performance boosts, KeyShot 9 adding GPU rendering and RealCloth, a Maxwell 5 engine re-write built for speed, and so much more than we can list here. As always, we’d like to extend our sincere thanks to … Read more Opening Times and Christmas Deals

Maxon and Red Giant to Merge

Maxon and Red Giant

Maxon, developers of Cinema 4D and a part of the Nemetschek Group, and Red Giant, tool designers for VFX artists and motion designers, have announced that Red Giant will be joining Nemetschek’s media and entertainment division in January 2020. Both Maxon and Red Giant are already established names in the digital content creation industry. The … Read more Maxon and Red Giant to Merge

Corona for SketchUp – What Happened?

Corona for SketchUp

While the latest news surrounding Corona for SketchUp may have been announced way back in 2018, we are still seeing search activity on Corona for SketchUp. Here’s a little bit about what happened, and some alternative suggestions. In early 2018, the team behind Corona admitted that the SketchUp plugin was not successful due to a … Read more Corona for SketchUp – What Happened?