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Digital Painting Tools for Creative Artists, Indie Game Developers  and Visual FX Animators, with powerful features for 3D and video.

PD Pro - Artist edition -
                                        just paint!PD Pro, Howler edition -
                                        paint and animate!

tutorials on our youtube channel Tweet woof howl waffle!

 
the best of the best:

let's waffle and howl!
                                            Digital painting and
                                            animation

other projects:
Game Development
Digital Painting
Animating & Video
Royalty-free Music
Print 3D, Vinyl Stickers
More 3D Tools
Foreign Languages

Recent Videos and Tutorials

YouTube:pdhowler


Gargoyles descending on
                                      castle of Sion

Moon rising


Winter has arrived




Welcome to fun digital painting, enhanced with 3D, GPU, Video, and powered by Project Dogwaffle.

Recent Free add-ons & plugins New!

 Water Caustics!   Normal Map   Worley Noise


Are you a Game Developer or Illustrator?

PD Howler 10 is now on Steam!

 How to paint Cityscapes | Creating assets with Transparent Background


Are you a Comic Book Illustrator?

Grab our free Callouts!


  Do you have an earlier version? Want to upgrade? Missed the promotional discount? Are you a student or faculty member at a school and teach programming,  animation, paint, gamedev, 3D landscapes, and special effects with Dogwaffle? If you have a coupon for an even better upgrade discount, be sure to use it.
If you don't have yours or lost your coupon, contact us to request one.



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Not sure which one to choose?


Just Paint (plus a few filters):

PD Particles



Paint and Visual FX & 3D:

PD Artist



Paint, VFX, 3D and Motion:

PD Howler

slideshow
gallery slideshow



Learn about v10
Order here

Learn about v10
 
Order here
 stuning landscapes, created in PD
                                                          Howler's 3D
                                                          Designer
Priced like an app!

Beyond digital painting!
Now also on Steam!


Discover Project Dogwaffle for GameDev & Nature Painting.


Watch our Main Slideshow:

Bunnies in the
                                            Tundra

Watch another video from our YouTube Channel:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BZtyqcWjUu4


The Dogwaffler of the Moment:

Chloe Watermelon






Discover more Dogwafflers in our Newsletter:

bird and sunset
Got an earlier version? Contact us for a discount coupon to upgrade & save.



PD Howler 9.5: A Major Milestone!

Features | What's New | Slideshow | Buy Now | Free Trial

3D Designer unleashed: Realistic and fast creation of scenic landscapes with erosion, sediments, clouds, fog, ambient occlusion shading, texturing based on elevation and slope(!) with real-time cast shadows on the GPU. Export 3D mesh as OBJ file, save the texture, height map, Zbuffer depth map, lighting maps, terrain masks (snow, rock, grass), etc...Also: Local Contrast simulates HDRI effects, Ambient Occlusion adds depth and realism to foliage particle brushes(!).  Learn more here

See and learn from more examples and tutorials on our YouTube channel: pdhowler

 



Watch more videos & tutorials in our pdhowler channel on YouTube


Image below: Terrain created and rendered in Howler 9.5's 3D Designer.
Sky also rendered in Howler 9.5's 3D Designer and composited into the terrain rendering.
Foliage painted with PD Howler's Particle brushes.

can your paint program do
                                        that?


Need a tutor?

Planning a trip to Italy, Spain, France or Germany? Want to learn Japanese or Russian?
Foreign language education


Learn a Foreign Language
Beyond digital painting -
                                      Puppy Ray, 3D Stickers, Particle
                                      brushes
Left: Background created in Howler's Puppy Ray, foreground stamped with new Toon brushes. Right: Howler screenshot

 
PD is Project

Dogwaffle
Discover your own new 3D World

PD Howler for Paint, Motion                                      and VIsual FX



Older Slideshows:






Dogwaffler of the Moment

Puppy Ray for PD9 Other Products & Offers
Lake,
                            by drawsattention
 

previews/Image_2-200.jpg


get it
                            free


landscape with particles
                                    brushes, painted in PD Pro 8 a recent tutorial done with
                                    Dogwaffle animated fireworks

 

Awesome Companion 3D Tools to use with Project Dogwaffle:

Curvy 3D

powerful modeling with curves
                      and voxels, adaptive subdivisions
Carrara

complete 3D solution,
                          does just about everything you'll ever need in
                          3D


 

Beyond Digital Painting 

 Tutoring - 2D Tools  -  3D Tools  -  Music   -   GameDev -

3d terrain animations in
                                    Carrara, foliage, skies, planets
landscape / terrain animations in Carrara



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