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January-ish / February-ish 2006
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Featured Site - Coast to Coast Customs Site of the Month - Coast 2 Coast Customs invis
You've seen the MTV show Pimp My Ride, well, here's the website! 3D, wicked Flash design, custom cars and some great tunes. Need I say more?

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Featured Case Study - Plywood Pictures Case Study Plywood Pictures invis
Plywood Pictures put together an animated short based off the arcade game Tetris. The storyline, cinematography and unique use of animations make this picture a hit at any level. I watched it 12 times in a row when I first got it. Its awesome!

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New Tutorials Advanced Car Modelinginvis
Everyone has always wanted to learn to model a detailed car in a simple and effective method at one point or another. This tutorial demonstrates modeling a car using segmented planes.
Note: geared for intermediate to advanced users.

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Forum Tip Forum Tip - 3D Realism / Raster Compositinginvis
Christopher Dormoy (a.k.a. Willast) is known within the community for creating 'jaw-dropping' scenes using a combination of Swift 3D and Adobe Photoshop. Learn how Willast does compositing with photography and Swift 3D.

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Flashforward 2006 Seattle Flashforward2006 Seattle invis
The Flashforward Conference and Film Festival bring together the best minds in the Flash design and development community. With a new focus on Flash as a platform, Flashforward offers knowledge and inspiration for everyone, whatever role Flash plays in your life and work.

Flashforward2006 Seattle is less than four weeks away: February 27 - March 2 at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center. We're extremely proud of the speakers, sessions and workshops we've assembled for our 15th event, and we're certain you'll be educated and energized no matter what your Flash interests or expertise.

This is a crucial transitional moment in the world of Flash as well as other rich media technologies, and we'll explore not just the current state of the art but what to expect in the future. Prepare yourself for an exciting and fulfilling year! Register by February 17 to qualify for discounted pre-event pricing. Attendees not only have five tracks of content to choose from throughout the event, but also gain admission to the Flashforward Film Festival, Expo Hall, parties, networking events, complimentary Online Training Library memberships, and more.
Ultrashock Audio Essentials
Ultrashock Audio Essentials Vol 1: Now Available!
Ultrashock proudly presents the release of their first product: Ultrashock Audio Essentials, Vol 1.
This double CD set includes a spectacular collection of over 150 unique loops with additional variations in 15 hard to find genres, over 750 useful sound effects and bonus material to satisfy all of your audio needs on your next multimedia projects! Over 1000 ready to use files in the entire collection! Ultrashock Audio Essentials can be found in a new secure online store located at: The Largest Swift 3D Resource On The Planet! has bragging right for being the largest Swift 3D Resource On The Planet! Forums, Tutorials, Model Downloads and Showcase Galleries. Satisfy all your Swift 3D needs here. Learn More
Swift 3D Addicts
Swift 3D Addicts

Have you checked out the Swift 3D User Showcase lately? Several Swift 3D Addict Award Winners have been added as well as Simulation Contest Results. View Showcase

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