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3D modelling, rendering and animation studio

Art of Illusion can be used as a 3D Modeller and can be used to create movies. It can currently import and export Alias .obj files and export VRML97 files (without animation). To create movies, Art of Illusion has a offline renderer and set of tools to create animations. Highlights include subdivision surface based modelling tools, skeleton based animation, and a graphical language for designing procedural textures and materials.



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Janet Casey

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17 July 2002

Leaders and contributors

Alberto Porru Contributor
Peter Eastman Maintainer
Julio Sangrador Paton Contributor
David Turner Contributor
David Eastman Contributor
Rick van der Meiden Contributor
Catharine Eastman Contributor
Duncan Hawes Contributor
Carmen DiMichele Contributor
James R. Weeks Contributor
Julian MacDonald Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webview

Software prerequisites

Required to buildJava Development Kit
Required to useJava Virtual Machine (JVM) which is compatible with Sun's Java Development Kit (JDK) 1.1 or later


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