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Overall 9
9.0

Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite Ultimate 2013

layersmagazine.com
8 January 2013
  • Excerpt: Hot on the trail of 2012, Autodesk has released its latest updates with the Entertainment Creation Suite Ultimate 2013. I know, an upgrade every year seems crazy but the demands for amazing visual effects and more capabilities have the engineers coming up with refinements, as well as new features,...
  • Pros: Interoperability; nHair; ATOM; Animation Store
  • Cons: Price; buggy patches
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Overall 10
10

Autodesk Maya Entertainment Creation Suite 2012

layersmagazine.com
7 November 2011
  • Excerpt: Okay, gang, hold on to your hats! Autodesk has released the new version of the Entertainment Creation Suite 2012 for Maya. This new release not only has killer upgrades to Maya but Autodesk has also made some long overdue improvements to Mudbox and MotionBuilder, as well as the addition of Softimage...
  • Pros: Interoperability between programs; editable motion trails
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Overall 4
4.0

Review: Stitcher Unlimited 2009

Applelinks
23 March 2011
  • Excerpt: Stitcher has long been known as one of the leading panorama stitching applications on the market. For the vast majority of its existence, it was run by a company called Realviz. Then, about a year ago, with little fanfare, Realviz was purchased by Autodesk (the company known for AutoCAD and many...
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Overall 8
8.0

Autodesk Softimage 2010 review

Digital Arts
9 February 2015
  • Excerpt: The 2010 version of the formidable Softimage modelling and animation suite – formerly Softimage|XSI – runs faster, thanks to the updated engine, Gigacore III. The new version takes full advantage of multiprocessor systems, which hugely boosts the handling of large, complex scenes with many...
  • Pros: Faster performance; improved interface, ICE system and interoperability; Face Robot toolkit; new mental ray.
  • Cons: Face Robot restricted to suitable head models and requires careful setup; relatively expensive; Multi-core system required; limited upgrades.
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Overall 6
6.0

Expert Review

Good Gear Guide.au
9 May 2014
  • Summary: Combustion 2008 is by no means a bad product, and will provide new users with a great compositing tool. However, aside from the very effective Colour Warper, users of version 4 have been given little impetus to upgrade from their stable workhorse.
  • Pros: Colour Warper with advanced colour correction; selective masking and strong import/export functions; enhanced schematic view; Intel Mac and Vista support; workflow enhancements
  • Cons: Limited range of new features; no Linux support; some bugs
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Overall 7
7.0

Expert Review

Good Gear Guide.au
23 March 2011
  • Summary: AutoCAD 2006 is a fairly major upgrade to this industry standard application.
  • Pros: Full featured
  • Cons: Expensive
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Overall 6
6.0

Autodesk Stitcher Unlimited 2009 review

Digital Arts
9 March 2009
  • Excerpt: Stitcher is a multi-image alignment, stitching and rendering tool for creating wide-angle, fully circular or even fully spherical seamless panoramas from multiple originals taken with standard cameras using either standard lenses or ultra-wide-angle fisheyes.
  • Pros: Comprehensively featured, easy-touse panorama stitching tool with efficient workflow for QuickTime VR, movie, web and print output.
  • Cons: Now under Autodesk ownership, this version adds only a few genuinely new features over the RealViz-developed version 5.7; pricey.
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Overall 8
8.0

Autodesk ImageModeler 2009 review

Digital Arts
24 February 2009
  • Excerpt: ImageModeler 2009 extracts 3D information from still images to construct accurate 3D models and scenes, to which you can apply realistic textures taken from the image.
  • Pros: Perspective-driven calibration for single images and panoramas; improved UV mapping workflow; enhanced texture blending; modelling and constraints improvements.
  • Cons: Unforgiving of poorly shot images; relatively expensive; multi-image calibration workflow can be complex; Windows-only until March.
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Overall 7
7.0

Autodesk Stitcher Unlimited 2009 review

TechRadar UK
10 January 2009
  • Summary: Stitching a sequence of shots together lets you see the bigger picture, but it comes with a super-sized price tag
  • Pros: Great accuracy, Good toolkit
  • Cons: Pricey, Too complex for some
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Overall 6
6.0

Autodesk Combustion 2008 review

Digital Arts
28 January 2008
  • Excerpt: Motion graphics and compositing veteran Combustion has been idling in the Autodesk back room, but is now back for 2008, with some workflow improvements and the addition of the Colour Warper tool, derived from the Flame visual effects system.
  • Pros: Colour Warper with advanced colour correction; selective masking and strong import/export functions; enhanced schematic view; Intel Mac and Vista support; workflow enhancements.
  • Cons: Limited range of new features; no Linux support; some bugs.
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