[Source] Toon Boom
Toon Boom Animation Inc. has announced the release of Toon Boom Storyboard Pro 3D, a powerful software that propels storyboarding into a new dimension. Adding the ability to import 3D CGI objects lets users work artistically while streamlining their workflow. Storyboard Pro 3D enables users to set a complete integrated process between concept development, storyboarding and production.
2D-3D integration becomes a reality at the pre-production stage thanks to Toon Boom Storyboard Pro 3D. This new software is the only storyboarding application that combines 3D assets and vector art as efficiently and smoothly.
Toon Boom Storyboard Pro 3D new features include:
- Supports multiple formats (FBX, OBJ, OSB).
- Work in the top view, side view, and camera view to position elements in 3D space.
- Draw with the new True Pencil tool which supports pressure sensitivity
- Superior textured brushes for a natural feel when sketching.
- Importing 3D elements into a project file will automatically make them available in the library for reuse in that project.
- Set up a 2D library to import and re-use 2D drawing layers and reuse in multiple projects.
- Customizable captions layout.
- Built-in animatics with independent motion per layer.
- Import of leading bitmap, vector and audio formats.
Availability and Pricing: Toon Boom Storyboard Pro 3D is available immediately. You can buy Toon Boom Storyboard Pro 3D now at the special launch price of $974 US instead of $1249 US. Please use the following promo code: SBP3DMEDIA, valid until September 30, 2011. Toon Boom Storyboard Pro users can cross-grade to Storyboard Pro 3D for $599.