4 05, 2018

D Cube visit the Commercial Vehicle Show

2018-05-17T16:01:44+00:00 May 4th, 2018|NEWS|

At the end of April, Rodney and Mark visited the Commercial Vehicle Show at the Birmingham NEC. It's the largest road freight transport, distribution and logistics event staged in Britain! They went to check out some of their recent work in action. Rodney explains that: "The part that I enjoyed most about the show was seeing [...]

10 04, 2018

3rd generation designers using the latest photorealistic CGI techniques

2018-04-10T11:02:13+00:00 April 10th, 2018|NEWS, Photorealistic CGI|

The hypothetical scale ruler has been passed down three generations. It’s now in the possession of the latest design firm in the family, where (sadly) scale rulers are no longer needed as the business creates photorealistic computer generated images (CGI). Rodney and Joshua of D Cube Design Ltd in Shepshed, Leicester are the youngest members [...]

6 03, 2018

Do you provide sign writing for vehicles?

2018-08-16T21:12:37+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Uncategorised|

If you run a professional vehicle sign writing business, chances are you take every client through a process. The client sends in the brief, you design what the outcome will look like and obtain sign off from your client, then you manufacture the vinyl and apply to the vehicle as per the design. You probably [...]

19 02, 2018

RESEARCH: 7 Challenges which Architects face

2018-08-16T21:11:11+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Case Study, NEWS, Photorealistic CGI|

We’re regularly talking to Architects and we’re aware of the time and budget constraints placed upon them. So we weren’t surprised when we found this report by a business called Archvis in New Zealand. But what did raise our eyebrows was the demand for high end photorealistic CGI renders and how important they are to [...]

7 02, 2018

7 questions to ask a CGI studio before you brief a project

2018-03-19T20:17:08+00:00 February 7th, 2018|NEWS|

If you are choosing a Photorealistic CGI studio to make computer generated images for your business, finding the right person or team you want to work with is like finding an Accountant, or a Website Designer. No doubt you will have a list of a few firms you want to speak to, and ask them [...]

19 01, 2018

Let’s take a look at the results from the 10 week competition

2018-01-25T15:45:04+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Competitions, NEWS, Photorealistic CGI|

Hopefully you saw our weekly competition on social media in the last 10 weeks of 2017? The object of the competition was to decide if you thought each image was a photograph or a photorealistic computer generated image made by our team here at D Cube Design. If you threw your hat in the ring, [...]

5 01, 2018

Our CSR manifesto

2018-03-19T20:04:02+00:00 January 5th, 2018|NEWS|

At D Cube Design, we take CSR (corporate and social responsibility) seriously. We’re a forward thinking team of people who want to know that the decisions we make as a firm have a positive impact on our customers, our staff and the environment we all live in. As we’re an office-based business working on the [...]

22 12, 2017

What actually is photorealistic CGI?

2017-12-22T17:18:54+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Photorealistic CGI|

In the context of the work we carry our for our clients, we use the word 'photorealistic' to explain that the images we make are of such a high quality, that they can be mistaken for actual photos. Take this image on the right for example, if this wasn't on our website, if you found [...]

10 12, 2017

The history of CGI: from movies to marketing.

2018-03-19T20:03:21+00:00 December 10th, 2017|Photorealistic CGI|

Let’s take a look at the history of photorealistic computer generated images (CGI), decade by decade to see what a fast-paced environment this has been, and what industries have felt the benefits: 1960s It hasn’t always been the ‘creative’ types who have had the knack of using computer software; the birth of the actual computer [...]

28 11, 2017

Launching a new product? Here’s why you should consider photo-realistic Computer Generated Images & Animations before you book a Photographer!

2017-12-22T17:21:00+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Photorealistic CGI|

Whatever line of business you’re in, there will be a need to photograph products for your website, brochures, social media and pull up banners... the list of marketing materials is endless. Previously, the only option was to hire a photographer. Now, there’s photorealistic CGI (Computer Generated Imagery) which gives you so many more benefits: Showcase technical [...]