What a crazy day! But now, something we hope you really like. It’s time for our 8th (imagine that) Christmas Sale. Woohoo! =^..^= It gets better too with new products from Adam Gibson, Phil Nolan, and Kat in just two shakes (of a tail or something… that’s how it goes). Here is our awesome coupon code for this year: MeowyChristmas2018 Get 25% off purchases on until Jan 2nd, 2019! Wait what? It’s that year? uh oh. Where is Roy Batty? More details coming shortly for new products and some otherRead More
Check it out! https://www.twitch.tv/chromeallusion Presentations from Chilton and Kat today with give aways from Adobe and NewTek Inc.!
Ok, so we have re-activated user accounts, but in order to keep the site clear of as much spam as we possibly can, we have decided to flush any user accounts on the site older than 10 days. So that’s almost everyone. No worries. Simply set up a new account, and carry on. It’s kind of like starting all minty fresh, so get your mentos on and enjoy. You will also notice that we have re-enabled the “forums” that existed here briefly as a site trip after we had toRead More
Ok so in my crazy race to get this Christmas movie out the door for a local production company here in Las Vegas, I inadvertently forgot which freaking week Thanksgiving and Black Friday/Cyber Monday fall on. Chalk it up to trying to bash out a huge amount of 4K resolution, rotoscoping heavy shots in 10 days after the production company came back from the American Film Market and needed it all done by.. well.. today (last shot is rendering off now). So, schedules being sideways and all that, the L3DRead More
Black Friday (weekend too!) special – 40% off almost all stuffs and things! Check out the DeepFX world bundle!
It’s Black Friday (Weekend!) 40% off most stuffs and things plus a new kinda deal in town! That’s right. We decided to do a Black Friday special. Kinda rare here so take advantage of it. Get 40% off your purchase on most items in the store until Monday! USE THE CODE: L3DBFChaos2018 (Please note that not all store products are applicable this time around, sorry…) BUTTTTT, it gets better because we make up for that small little hitch, this is more than just a black friday thing or “sale”. We haveRead More
Iron Sky Model and Scene Pack Volume 2. “The Commonwealth Ships” Three “Earth Fleet” ships, specifically those from the British Common Wealth as we referred to them on the show are included in Iron Sky Model and Scene Pack Volume 2. You get some really awesome craft in this one! The British “SpitFire”, the Australia “Rooketer” (roo as in kangaroo) and the Canadian “CanadArm3“. Each of which includes their appropriate volumetric engine set-ups and feature animated moving parts with the exception of the CanadArm3 ship which didn’t have any moving parts.Read More
After 7 long years, Liberty3D.com is proud to announce the availability of the Iron Sky LightWave3D assets library. Kat has opened up the “vault” and begun to prep each of the main Earth and Moon NAZI ships featured in the first film. These are not baked down, neutered versions of the originals. They ARE the originals! Used in the show! Initially produced using LightWave 10.1 and early beta versions of LighWave 11, all of the scenes have been pulled forward to LightWave 2015.3 for maximum compatibility. LightWave users from LightWave3DRead More
Get 25% off during our Halloween Sale at Liberty3d.com Use the coupon code: L3DSpooky2018 and get your discount today. Sale ends November 5th, 2018. New Group-Buy in Announced! (continue reading for details!) Welcome to our October 2018 Newsletter. We have a lot of kick as stuff to tell you about so make sure to go through this entire email to make sure you don’t miss something! To get started, we want to let you know that we have been very busy behind the scenes with development efforts on a few products while negotiatingRead More
GOAL REACHED! But you still have time to get in on our SyFlex for LightWave3D group buy-in! Earlier today (monday oct 22nd) we reached the max discount goal for SyFlex. That means you can get in on this group-buy in at the full discount of 50% off the price (not including our fee of 21.50USD which is what we charge for all our group buy-ins). Follow the instructions below for details. Our latest group buy-in is now officially live! This time around we have partnered with Syflex! What is Syflex?Read More
Kat is back with another installment of the Fusion for LightWave (2018) Artists series! Now in Volume VII (7), Kat walks you through a different workflow that will allow for extremely fast compositing build outs in Fusion 9.02. This method provides artists with an easy way to tackle very complex sets of render passes with multiple buffers in each pass being used, to bring together a photorealistic, real-world VFX shot (although a test) working with the complete footage and asset package from his upcoming short film, “The Exchange”. With overRead More
AR Portfolio – Now updated to Version 2.2 What is AR Portfolio? It’s pre-configured platform for Unity3D to rapidly build an augmented reality app around your 3D models. Great for any 3D artists who want to show off their own work to prospective clients, friends, fellow artist or turn into an app they can produce and sell to a customer. The shallow learning curve is also ideal for students and schools, and can easily be added to any curriculum. Key advantages of AR Portfolio over other AR solutions: Ground PlaneRead More
UPDATE! As of August 29th, 2018, we have reached the maximum discount possible! You still have time to get in and get the max discount on this awesome plug-in. Do it! Do it now! Get to da choppa! The next Group Buy-in, organized by Liberty3d.com is now in effect! PLEASE READ IN FULL AND READ CAREFULLY! This is the one everyone needs to get in on! Through a special arrangement with the developer (Mambo) we are able to bring to the LightWave3D community, Deep Rising FX! With a list priceRead More
To properly round out the summer weeks before things get silly again with talk of turkey and Santa, we wanted to launch our 8th Annual Back To School Sale. Back in 2010 we barely had 40 products in our store from which to choose from at this time, but today we have well over 400! That’s pretty awesome. Yup. It is. During our sale, simply use the coupon code: BTSS2018 and get 25% off your purchases until Sept 5th, 2018 Make sure to check out the latest products from: Adam GibsonRead More
Finally, after a couple of weeks of email difficulties and some consultation with Viktor of wTools3d, the long-awaited LWCAD group buy-in, organized by Liberty3d.com has begun! After organizing 3 successful group buy-ins for TurbulenceFD,we wanted to give the modeling side of the users of LightWave3D a bit of love by working with the developer of LWCAD to bring to you its own “must have” power at a reduced price. Just like any of the group buy-ins we have organized in the past, the reduction in price depends entirely on participation, whichRead More
In this video (which is actually two tutorials in one) Kelly “Kat” Myers shows you how to create two separate types of propulsion effects using TurbulenceFD for LightWave3D. First up, a PAC-3 Missile launcher effect is produced using a freely available model (included) of a Patriot missile battery system. Second, an afterburner effect similar to that which you would see on an F-18 combat fighter jet. Kat takes it further though by showing you how to convert TurbulenceFD’s native BCF cache data file to OpenVDB so they can be used withRead More
Greetings everyone! It’s almost Canada Day (July 1st) and of course July 4th, the US Independence Day is just around the corner and then Kat’s Birthday after that. This means it’s time for our 8th Annual Independence Day Celebration! Use the coupon code: L3D-ID4-2018 when you visit our store in the check out box and get 25% off your purchase of almost everything we sell including many, already steeply discounted bundles and UberDeals. Don’t miss out on this sale and remember to use that coupon code: L3D-ID4-2018
Yes! It’s time to announce the winner of the TurbulenceFD Group buy-in training package! And the winner is: Erika Eick Congratulations Erika! You will receive all of Kat’s Turbulence FD training for free for participating in the June 2018 TurbulenceFD Group buy in! Happy times!
Ok kitties! It’s on. Time for the 3rd TurbulenceFD Group buy-in event! Things are a bit different this time but the premise is the same. A big massive discount on TurbulenceFD from www.jawset.com (This discounted opportunity is now open and for the first time to C4D users as well. Please read carefully). 1. You must provide your LW Product Lock ID in advance this time. It will help to speed things up. 2. the email so I can keep easier track has changed for this initiative and youRead More
In his latest LightWave3D 2018.x video, Kelly “Kat” Myers returns with a great project based title – Practical Production Techniques Vol. 11 – Project Car Commercial. This tutorial is awesome for LightWave3D users who want to know more about how to create a commercial (in this case for a Chrysler 300C) using LightWave3D 2018.x, working with an older asset and updating it to Physically Based Rendering materials, quickly applying native presets in the new shading system to achieve photo-realistic results easily. But this tutorial goes way beyond that as KatRead More
A special note from Kelly “Kat” Myers – Liberty3d.com Co-Founder and Citizen. What may seem like a short time for us and many of you out there, it was really 8 years ago that Larry Shultz, Petter Sundnes, Adam Gibson, Kevin Philips, James Willmott and I, started Liberty3d.com in 2010. Today we are joined by Chilton Webb, Stephen Burns, Ryan Roye, Dana Burman, Phil Nolan, Tom Roth, Craig Monnis, Luke Whitehorn, Jeremy Hughes and Elvis Blazencic with additional contributions made by many more LightWave3D users and supporters including Jim Talley,Read More