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24th March 2018 - Exactly 12 months ago, this one slipped past without us realising. Double Negative used Carbon tets to simulate Calvin in LIFE movie.

9th March 2018 - Nexus Studios’ directors Smith & Foulkes have partnered with Grey London in creating two beautifully crafted animated films, ‘Crane’ and ‘Brows’ for McVitie’s ‘Sweeter Together’ campaign, which had its first spot today during ITV's Good Morning. Carbon helped Nexus turn around the cloth sims in a very short time frame. For more info on Nexus Studios click here.

9th February 2018 - Congratulations to Animal Logic for some great FX in Peter Rabbit.

Animal Logic used Carbon in a very productive workflow, for all the cloth sim and some of the feather sim including the Goose.

January 2018 - Sehsucht has created an interesting short, "Guter Stoff", for German energy company EnBW.

Guter Stoff is one of the first films to be released using Carbon Plumage and we are very excited to share some feedback and technical information about this project.

For more information on Sehsucht's use of Carbon Plumage check out the  story.

 

20th December 2017 - Congratulations to Rodeo FX for the great visual effects in Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.

The Hippo fat, skin and saliva were all simulated with Carbon.

17th November 2017 - Rodeo FX team has grown to 350 accomplished visual effects professionals
who exhibit their creative expertise for meticulous work on every project.

They are using Numerion's Carbon in most of their projects including;

Games of Thrones season 7
Black Sails season 4
Paddington 2
IT
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Fantastic Beasts
Downsizing
Thor: Ragnarok
The Jungle book (2018)
 
They are growing rapidly and are looking for talented creature effect artists.
Ideal if you have Houdini + Carbon experience, but not essential.
 

 

 15th November 2017 - We are pleased to announce that the Carbon Plug-in is now available for Houdini 16.5 on both Windows and Linux.

 

5th November 2017 - Congratulations to Rodeo FX for some great FX in Paddington 2.

Rodeo FX used Carbon for simulating Paddington's hat and coat.

3rd November 2017 - Congratulations to Rodeo FX for the great FX in Thor: Ragnarok.

Carbon's use by Rodeo FX included simulating the chains.