Welcome to the ACE-Lab Industry Insights page, containing selected industry news, inspiration, reference and educational resources related to animation, visual effects, motion capture, immersive media (VR/AR) and other topics of interest here at the ACE-Lab.

SideFX ships Houdini 17

Highlights include Project Vellum, a new GPU-accelerated multiphysics solver, plus a new material-based fracturing framework, a new retiming operator for animations and simulations, and improved hair grooming.

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Disney’s StudioLAB Advances the Art of Storytelling

From Walt Disney’s early hand-drawn, animated cartoon, Steamboat Willie, to the live-action feature The Jungle Book and the interactive experience Coco VR, The Walt Disney Studios has spent nearly 100 years transporting audiences to new and stunning worlds using...

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