has announced the release of FiLMBOX 3.2, a new version of the company’s 3D character animation software. The new version sports an enhanced user interface and workflow, and has new features as well.
According to Kaydara, changes in FiLMBOX 3.2 include:
Facial Animation: new facial mapping and animation tools greatly simplify the process of extracting motion-capture data, facial keyframing and phoneme recognition
Global Timeline: new flexible visual keyframes allow users to instantly edit the timing of any animation
Enhanced Tools: better control within the character animation tool using control sets for individual body parts, improved interface on the motion-blending tools and an optimized Macromedia Flash renderer
FiLMBOX 3.2 is now available for a variety of computing platforms, including Mac OS X. Its base price is US$5,000.