Archive for 2012

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Botannica – Xfrog 5 for Maya Toolbox

Botannica was created by GT3D Animation Studio (www.gt3d.net) as an assistant tool for whenever Xfrog was to be used in a production or for testing purposes. Company founder Graham Thompson had this to say about the Shelf and Toolbox… “As CG veterans we felt that if we are…
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Xfrog & Rhino3D Tutorial

Please visit our new Rhino3D Support page to learn how easy it is to go from any Xfrog or XfrogPlants model into the very popular Rhino software package: www.rhino3d.com Now you can add Trees, Shrubs, Flowers, Xfrog architectural forms, to any Rhino3D scene, which opens up many doors, such as…
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Xfrog 3D Printing Tutorial

Check out our new 3D Printing Support page to view a view explaining the process by which any Xfrog model can be output on a 3D Printer. The video primarily uses the free software netfabb Studio. We also include a free STL giveaway of a large hornbeam tree with…
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XfrogPlants Basic: Now Free with Xfrog 5!

Get 60 free 3d plants with any purchase of Xfrog 5 software: Xfrog 5 for Maya or Xfrog 5 for Cinema4D. Like Xfrog 3.5 Full and Lite, Xfrog 5 now includes our popular XfrogPlants Basic library, free! Get started with 60 high quality 3d tree models featuring 20 of…
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New Tutorial for Sketchup

Use XfrogPlants‘ high quality 3d plants and trees in SketchUp! We have added a new SketchUp section to our Support area, and included a new video tutorial to guide you through importing exporting, getting your plants to display correctly and more! Check out the tutorial now!
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XfrogPlants now inside iToo ForestPack

Integrating XfrogPlants’ ultra-realistic 3d plant models with ForestPack is easier than ever now that iToo Software has released XfrogPlants in native Itoo “catalogs format” at their online store. Create very robust ecosystems in 3ds max, painlessly with Itoo population tools and XfrogPlants! Their new in-depth tutorial includes sample files…
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NSVRC PSA “The Weed” by PostageVFX

Watch “The Weed”, a Public Service Announcement PostageVFX created for the NSVRC using Xfrog 5 for Maya to animate growing weeds and vines. Read PostageVFX executive producer Allen Clements’s review of Xfrog 5 in Post Magazine which details the concept and creation of this TV spot. We titled the project…
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New Tutorials added to Support!

We’ve added new tutorials for Xfrog 5 for Cinema 4D, Xfrog 5 for Maya and Xfrog 3.5! Cinema 4D users learn to model and animate a rose with the in-depth, three part Rose Video Tutorial and Maya users can try the new, exclusive Procedural Skyscraper. These tutorials…
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XfrogPlants Vol. 1, “Stream” by SandroS

From our upcoming new product, XfrogPlants Vol. 1, containing 1,300 plants, Artist SandroS has created a nice riverside ecosystem in modo. See his original post on the Luxology Forums for more info. In the scene I have imported one copy of every model you see, about 22 different models from…
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Xfrog 5 for Maya: Update 171R

This free update adds full compatibility for all versions of Linux plus minor bug fixes for all platforms. Download the new update, or visit the Xfrog 5 page for more information.…