Interview: Yavor Stoykov – Chaos Group

Yavor Stoykov is a 3D Artist with many years of experience in 3D modelling and visualization. Yavor joined the Chaos Group 3D team in 2010, after working for an architectural practice. Since then he has been one of the main driving forces behind the creation of the V-Ray Training Programs and all the companys arch-viz demos.

 

 

 

 

You were a representative of a Chaos Group at CGA in Belgrade. What are the impressions of the conference and can you tell us more about your presentation?

Feeling very happy to be in Belgrade. As a part of Chaos Group, I was honored to have the opportunity to be part and contribut to the CGA conference and share the latest V-Ray developments with the community.

In this session I  summarized some of the most interesting examples, focusing on tips and optimal use cases of V-Ray’s 3.6 most advanced features between 3ds Max and Maya, GPU and hybrid rendering, cross-platform scene transfer, very convenient approaches to working with third-party assets, and touched on the optimal way of employing Chaos Group’s own simulator – Phoenix FD. The final touches were happen in the very potent ray-tracing addition to the compositors’ toolset – V-Ray for NUKE. All this – in the optimal render time, of course.
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COMPUTER GRAPHICS & ARTS CONFERENCE BELGRADE, 24.-25. NOVEMBAR 2017.

Značajna imena svetske i regionalne industrije vizuelnih efekata, animacije, gejminga, virtuelne realnosti i digitalne umetnosti okupiće se na Computer Graphics & Arts Conference Belgrade (CGA Belgrade), 24. i 25. novembra u Muzej nauke i tehnike u Beogradu.

Sa ciljem da postane platforma za podršku razvoja profesionalne zajednice studija, frilensera, profesionalaca, studenata i obrazovnih institucija posvećenih razvoju kompjuterske grafike u Srbiji, konferenciju CGA Belgrade organizuju Film In SerbiaCrater VFX Training Center i portal VFX Serbia.

Bilo da želite da saznate kako nastaju holivduski hitovi kao što su „Doctor Strange“ i „Deadpool“ ili ruski blokbasteri poput filmova „Attraction“ i „Stalingrad“, ali i najpopularnije video igre na svetu poput „Assassin’s Creed“, imaćete priliku da tokom dva dana iz prve ruke dobijete savete od predavača koji dolaze iz vodećih svetskih kompanija kao što su: Digic Pictures i Main Road|Post , kao i softverskih kuća:AutodeskFoundry i V-Ray Chaos Group.

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Chaos Group’s V-Ray comes to The Foundry’s MODO, NUKE and KATANA

With SIGGRAPH 2014 opening in Vancouver, the announcements are flowing from all the major players – including The Foundry and Chaos Group. The two companies have been working together on the development of V-Ray for three of The Foundry products:

  1. V-Ray for MODO,
  2. V-Ray for NUKE and
  3. V-Ray for KATANA.

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Intervju Alex Roman-a, autora kratkog filma “The Third & Seventh”

Alex Roman je sada već legenda među CG artistima sa svojim sjajnim kratkim filmom “The Third & Seventh” iz 2000-te godine.

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Proces izrade i tehnike koje je koristio radeći na filmu koji je dugo držao mesto reference za sve što je dobro u CG-ju, sažeo je u svoju novu knjigu “From Bits to the Lens”. Povodom promocije njegove nove knjige, filmnosis.com je napravio detaljan intervju o tome kako je nastao “The Third & Seventh”. 

Alex zaslužuje svu pažnju koja ga prati, i sa nestrpljenjem iščekujemo njegove nove radove.

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