Software #1 -
3D Modeler (A
3D Modler is a 3D modeling and animation program. It's an excellent
starter program for people who want to explore the idea of 3D model animation
or hone their skills. For the average home user who just works with 3D as a hobby,
The 3D Modeler is probably the easiest way to create animated 3D models.It
is a robust, object-oriented plugin architecture, designed to scale to the needs
of professional artists. You can create 3D scenes and animation, then and output
them as AVI files, JPG. or BMP images. Supports textures, bump maps, soft shadows,
spotlights, fog, and much more.
Software #2 -
The Ultimate Toon Creator Software
you've ever wanted to try your hand at cartoon animations but were intimidated
by drawing one frame at a time, The Ultimate Toon Creator is the solution for
It allows you
try your hand at simple and even not-so-simple cartoon animations. With several
tutorials, you can quickly learn how to use the tools here, and then let your
creativity take over as you become the next big thing in the entertainment biz.
Sketcher (A $49 Value)
is an animation program that allows anybody to create old-school 2-dimensional
with layers, it supports both bitmapped and vector drawings. Using virtual "onion
skins", you create one image, and then use that to create your next one by
displaying a semi-transparent rendering of your first image. You can also import
drawings from other apps, or even scan them in from your real-world drawings.
you're all done with your masterpiece, you can save your animation to the default
XML format, or as a series of PNG images. You can also save it as a Flash movie,
or as a QuickTime file.
- PickaColor (A $24 Value)
more blind guessing what color it is!
magically tells you which colors you've chosen with your mouse.
is an easy to use color picker for Windows. Start it up, point it at your screen,
and it'll report back the color you've currently selected!
is an easy-to-use, fast and tiny utility. Run it, simply point to a colour and
it will tell you the hex, RGB, HTML, CMYK and HSV values of that colour.