Easy Way Autostereoscopy with StereoRenderer Maya Plug-in
TRIDELITY (St. Georgen, Germany) announced the new StereoRenderer plug-in for Autodesk Maya. This plugin gives Maya artists the possibility to create amazing multiview autostereoscopic 3D videos by simply activating the stereo capabilities offered by the plug-in.
The Maya Plug-in offers a fun, easy to use and with a powerful preview capability that makes no-glasses stereoscopic 3D content creation under Windows and MAC look like working on a normal animation. The StereoRenderer TRIDELITY Maya plug-in and all other 3D plug-ins are available immediately. Check out the demo video here under.
3dhippie Stereocam is the 3DSMax Stereoscopic Plug-in You Need
The 2-years old 3dhippie stereocam is a 3DStudio Max stereoscopic plug-in that received an update today his author by David Shelton (Mainz, Germany). The plug-in offers a huge range of features aimed at the professional stereographer, but there is a free version for hobbyist users with less features.
3dhippie stereocam v2 comes in two flavors: A free license for everyone, and a more advanced PRO license with a whole bunch of additional features.
How to Create 360° CGI 3D movies
Roberto Ziche published in The Full Dome Database the first part (out of 5) of a very interesting paper explaining how he created the "Stereo domemaster shader", a 3DStudio MAX/ Mental Ray plug-in intended for 3D panoramic CGI filmmakers.
Rebuilding NYC in 3D is cheaper than ever
Using the CGI tool CINEMA 4D to render stereoscopic images is easy. Using it to build a complete city from scratch may be tedious however ... Except that now there is a new "instant city generator" to help you ! Called CityKit, the generator is developped by GreyScaleGorilla.