May 26, 2009 –
, in partnership with Escape Studios, is bringing its
Roadshow to England with an exciting launch event in London on June 3, 2009. This event will showcase the newest version of Luxology’s innovative 3D modeling, painting and rendering software, modo 401, and will include presentations from the Luxology team and leading artists already employing the software in their productions.
The modo 401 demonstration, using Roadshow sponsor Wacom’s latest Intuos tablet technology, will be given by Andy Brown, Luxology’s training division manager. Speaking at the event is freelance artist Robin Konieczny, whose work at various prestigious VFX studios appears in music videos for The Gorillas, visual effects for The BBC and the Discovery Channel, as well as various shots in “The Da Vinci Code,” HBO’s “Rome,” “10,000 BC,” “Hellboy 2” and “Angels and Demons.”
In addition, Simon Hodgkiss, director and producer of SPHdigital Ltd., will be previewing his use of modo 401 in a multi-application pipeline for the upcoming pilot, “The Adventures of Raz & Benny,” and Stuart Rowbottom, modo 401 beta tester and freelance 3D artist with experience at The Senate VFX, Framestore and Passion Pictures, will also be on hand to speak with attendees.
Event location and date are as follows:
The Moving Picture Company
127 Wardour Street
Wednesday, June 3, 2009
2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Attendees must pre-register and space is limited. Please visit the event page at:
For more information on the modo 401 software, please visit
modo is an innovative 3D modeling, painting and rendering software designed to accelerate the creation of world-class models, associated color and normal maps, and ultra high-quality renderings. modo’s modern workflow and advanced toolset easily deliver enhanced productivity for 3D artists working in design visualization, package design, game development, film visual effects, video production and graphic arts. A favorite tool among many designers and artists, modo’s innovative toolset offers one of the fastest paths to content creation on the PC and Mac. More information on LuxologyÂ®, its flagship product modoÂ®, a gallery of artists’ images and the active modo community is available online at
Based in San Mateo, Calif., LuxologyÂ® LLC is an independent technology company developing next-generation 3D content creation software that enhances productivity via artist-friendly tools powered by a modern underlying architecture called NexusÂ®. Founded in 2002 by Allen Hastings, Stuart Ferguson and Brad Peebler, Luxology is home to some of the top 3D engineering expertise in the industry. More information on the company, its licensable Nexus technology, its flagship product modoÂ®, and a gallery of thousands of artists’ images from the active modo community is available online at
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