Things are getting a little weird around here. But seriously, we’ll have more on Sally and our new rig setup The Timber Beast shortly. This week, Drake is 20% OFF! You can get the Drake Benny Combo for 20% off using the same coupon.
Hey All! Thought we’d show off a quick look at Sally! She is going to come fully loaded with some sweet features we previously have not had. For example, super sticky lips! One control, two attributes(Y+X). Doesn’t get much easier than that. And one more image just for fun. On another note: This week, Drake […]
Another fantastic design by Eric Meister! We’ve rigged Sally using our own proprietary autorigger, the Long Winter Timber Beast. We’ll have more info and videos about that in the near future. We’ve taken LOADS of suggestions from you all and come up with a system that is pretty powerful and super fun to pose and […]
Drake is here! This week Drake and the Benny + Drake Combo are 20% off with the coupon: getadragon Check out the rig demos and 3d turnarounds on his product page! Get 20% off either product!
Since Drake will be out NEXT TUESDAY, we thought we’d show off a little demo of his wings! Along with a ton of control on the wings, we also have dynamics! You can switch between a normal wing and a dynamic wing adding that extra bit of life to your animation. We’ll also be putting […]
We’re always glad to see Long Winter characters showing off their stuff in films like this one. Jill does an excellent job blending 2d and 3d. Not an easy task but I think her hard work paid off. Check out the film! Artist’s Block from Jill Andersen on Vimeo. yaaaay 2nd and final year of […]
Alexander Antoniades does a killer job handling the physics in his reel. Make sure to check it out if you haven’t already! Make sure to check out the Crash Pack, T-Rex and Panther in the store! You can get the whole Crash Pack for only $40!
“I just wanted to thank you all for making my life much easier by using Argus’s rig for my final film at Vancouver Film School. I just finished the 3D Animation and VFX program and I wanted to share my work with you guys!! Hope you like it and have as much fun watching it […]
Feb 3rd 2015! We’ve set a release date for Drake! We’re very excited about this new character and we hope you are too. He’s been in the works since July and it’s almost time to send him off into the world. Just a couple short weeks and he’ll hit the animation world. Until then, take […]
We’re wrapping up the final details on Drake! Like Benny, we’ve put tons of time and though into this character and we’re really excited to show you guys more. Stay tuned, we’ll have a rig demo showing off the wing functionality shortly! Until then, check out the mesh below! Drake by Long Winter on Sketchfab
Coming this February! Drake by Long Winter on Sketchfab
Welcome to Quick Tip : Hotkeys. I want to share a few helpful tips on speeding up and improving your workflow. Hotkeys are one of the simplest and accessible ways to speed up your workflow and they are often over looked. Honestly, it’s not a particularly glamorous topic to cover so I understand why many people don’t cover […]
A first look coming Friday Jan. 9. 2015
A first look coming Friday Jan. 9. 2015
Here’s to everyone having a fun and exciting 2015!
In 2014 Long Winter released 9 new characters to the public and signed on 15 new members, launched a new website , and created custom characters for schools and studios! It’s been an awesome year for LWS. You all have been a HUGE part of what has made this year for all of us. Honestly, […]
Hey All, We have released the much anticipated BENNY! Benny is a little different that characters we have released in the past. Not only is he a dragon with super awesome wings, those wings are Dynamic! We have setup Benny’s wings to work as both a rigged wing and a dynamic wing, AND any blend […]
We have another super fun 3D preview! Make sure to check out Cody and Walter’s live previews as well! Swing by the store to grab a full copy of this fellow! Remember, all copies of LWS characters come with full support, free updates and instant access via your My Account page!
The Chicago Sun-Times did a little video piece on one of our boys! Eric Meister talks a bit about sketching on Chicago’s transit system. Make sure to check out more of Eric’s work at his website: MeisterMash
We have another super fun 3D preview! If you didn’t already see Cody’s live preview, you can check it out here. Feel free to check out the wireframe, or just spin around and around the model! To get the full effect of playing with Walter you’ll have to swing by the store and grab a copy. […]