A group of well-respected Blender artists is launching a new service offering Blender training and support.
The Blender Network are working hard on improving their website – this month, they introduced ‘Appreciations’, better spam protection for email addresses and an overhauled search system. For details, read their monthly update.
RenderStreet is a new render farm with support for Blender (Internal and Cycles), LuxRender and Yafaray. They already support Blender 2.66.
Blender is popular among Unity users. Mixamo specialise in automatic rigging and animation of characters using motion capture data. They demonstrate the use of their on-line service to upload a Blender character, auto-rig it and export it unto Unity3D with a video tutorial.
Pudú Pudú Studio is an Argentinian studio located in Buenos Aires and they just published their new demoreel.
Mongrel FX LLC have been working hard at setting up a new studio in New York, where they plan to offer motion capture services as well as blender workshops. To celebrate the opening of their studio they are having an open day on March 19th, where you can go along and check out their motion capture setup, as well as see what they’ll be offering in terms of workshops and other services.