NewTek today previewed LightWave 3D [8] at SIGGRAPH 2003 in San Diego, California. The new version of the company’s powerful 3D graphics modeling and animation application will include enhancements in dynamics, character animation, modeling workflow, animation workflow, texturing tools, and more. LightWave 3D [8] is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2003 for a suggested retail price of US$1,595.