This sounds like a very interesting system which Animation Mentor offers to their students. They describe it as a pipeline for students and it is supposed to be on internet connection basis. With data publishing system implemented.
Such systems are sometimes called Cloud Vfx Pipeline. I believe this is only a early bloomer stage and with the internet speed going up, such platforms will become used more often in visual effects and animation content productions. Cloud is the future anyway.
Wednesday, 27 February 2013
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Thursday, 14 February 2013
And to add something positive, the demand for visual effects content in film is actually higher then ever before. Also this article is not about to blame film studios, who will always try to get lowest price.
Here is recent article about this topic on cgchannel.com.
Monday, 11 February 2013
Wow, isn`t this cool!? Modders, here is a level and game creation tool from Id Software, first time the community can actually make their own IdTech5 content!
Friday, 1 February 2013
In this interview Weta Digital supervisors talk about their latest tool for character skinning. Very interesting stuff for riggers.