Arqui9 Visualiation has published an image analysis and paint-over portfolio review with Mattew Bannister, co-founder of DBox. You can watch it on YouTube. Also of interest is a wide-ranging interview with Mattew Bannister on Arqui9's Archviz and Chill podcast.
The Gnomon Workshop has released a new training set by Senior Character Animator and Key Artist Sarah Arduini that explore the tools and process she uses for creating decent video reference for ﬁlms, with a focus on the theory behind the practice. Find out more on The Gnomon Workshop's website.
3DS Max Scripts
New developer quasiKrysta has announced its first tool called rsPrvRender (short for renderStacks Preview Render). The script offers a simplified interface from which users can reduce render settings temporarily for previews, without affecting the production render settings. (more...)
Krzysztof Dawlud has released QuickLight, a new tool for 3DS Max that automates the task of setting up and tweaking HDRI-based Dome lights. At present the plugin supports Max 2020 and V-Ray with more promised soon. Read more on Gumroad.