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LightWave Wavy Awards 2015-2016 Live Streaming Event

View the archived live stream from D-Storm's 2015-2016 LightWave Wavy Awards Event

Mon 13 Jun 2016

LightWave continues to gain tremendous ground with artists in Japan, as was evidenced by the recent LightWave Wavy Awards 2015-2016 event hosted by the LightWave Reseller D-Storm in Tokyo. Many congratulations to the lucky winners of this year! Watch the recorded live stream presentations to see what you missed! And also take a look at the event’s web gallery.

The best modeling plugin for LightWave 3D becomes even better

WTools3D has released an update of their LWCAD plugin software

Mon 07 Mar 2016

WTools3D has released an update of their LWCAD plugin software, an amazing architectural design and visualization plugin for LightWave 3D. Watch the LWCAD 5.1 new features in action and get a great overview of what you can do with this new updated version! Learn more at

A Very Special LightWave Holiday Challenge

The 2015 LightWave Holiday Challenge is officially underway

Thu 17 Dec 2015

The 2015 LightWave Holiday Challenge is officially underway! In the spirit of the season, we are looking for one outstanding, original image or animation created with LightWave 3D. This year we are looking for something special from our amazing LightWave community of artists and designers! Follow this link to get the full details. Show us and the world your unique creativity!

OctaneRender 3.0 plugin for LightWave

New version of the OTOY OctaneRenderâ„¢ plugin for LightWave 3D

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Juanjo Gonzalez released a new version of the OTOY OctaneRender™ plugin for LightWave 3D. This is the first alpha build of the 3.0 plugin and it's available for Lightwave 10.1, 11.6 and 2015.3 Windows x64 (the OSX build will be released as soon as possible). Enjoy!

ToolChefs plugins for free!

Mon 23 Nov 2015

Specializing in the creation of unique plugins for a variety of software, ToolChefs announced that all their tools are now available for free! Harmonic Deformer, Modeling Toolset and V-Deformer plugins will help you for creating deformations in LightWave 11 and LightWave 2015! So it's time to see them in action and add them to your workflow!

New version of LWCAD 5.0!

WTools3D has released its latest version of LWCAD

Tue 10 Nov 2015

WTools3D has released its latest version of LWCAD, a top set of add-on modeling plugins for LightWave 3D. LWCAD 5.0 contains some revolutionary features as a new standardized NURBS curve 2, Smart Mesh and Smart Edit which are absolutely unique in the industry. Also new set of archiviz tools which is specially designed for creating architecture. It allows user to create a complex building in a few minutes. So watch the new features in action and get a great overview of what you can do with this new version!

Escargore, the new Horror-Comedy Short

ChronoSculpt has been used to create this incredible animated short film

Wed 04 Nov 2015

Director and Lecturer at Media Design School in Auckland (New Zealand,) Oliver Hilbert talks to us about Escargore, the latest third-year production completed in four months by a group of 22 students. He shares with us their creation process and how they used ChronoSculpt in their pipeline to create this beautiful short!

All Lights on Star Trek!

Beautiful Star Trek renders from Estúdio Makako and Kfir Ram

Tue 03 Nov 2015

The news just came in: CBS Television Studios announced it will launch a totally new Star Trek television series in January 2017! As great Star Trek fans, the graphic studio Estúdio Makako and the LightWave 3D artists Kfir Ram have honored two characters from the cult Sci-Fi series, Leonard Nimoy (AKA Mr Spock) and the Patrick Stewart (AKA Captain Jean-Luc Picard). Take a look at their amazing work!