Valentines Day Cards Kids in elementary school put valentines day cards in brown paper bags at school this time of year. So my son and I made some Minecraft cards. Print them out if you want. Complete with groan inducing pun.
TestFlightApp—a company which we loved to use for beta testing our IOS software—was bought by Apple, which has tried to incorporate similar beta-testing features into their iTunes Connect portal, in a new feature called TestFLight Beta Testing.
I am always looking for ways to avoid unwrapping my blender mesh UVs for my cycles materials. Procedural textures and shaders are tempting, but often look lifeless because they are full of repeating and predictable elements. Textures should...… Read more
What I learned about my county's demographics from US population data has caused a small interruption in my work day. Intellectually I have always known the story this data told me, but seeing the data in a map was shocking. Shocking enough to merit a few minutes to share.
It all started when I wanted to grab some colors from Vincent Van Gogh for use in one of my renders.
I figured it should be possible to convert pixels into voxels, and using Blender's Python API, it was pretty easy. This technique might have general appeal, so I created a video tutorial for it.
In 2010 BlenderArtists forum memeber "Liero" gave us a cool script for extruding faces multiple times. I think more people should be aware of this great tool.
This is an (incomplete) listing of prints that I have available at the moment. The 20" prints are available for $180. The Triptychs are $690, but require at least 6' of horizontal wallspace.
Recently I became interested in tessellation, tiling, "Wall paper groups", and grids.
My ongoing research has taken me down a multitude of fascinating rabbit holes. One side-effect of this research: I made some tessellation grid PDF documents ( AKA Graph paper) to share with the world.
Computer generated images are characterized by their uncanny detail, crisp focus, and vivid colors. These images often leave the viewers minds underemployed.
My experiments to re-engage the viewers eye and re-introduce the hand of the artists into the digital process involve pencils, paper, and scanners.
I just wanted to tell everyone that http://sniftag.com has launched, and we are shipping products!! This is a big moment for me, and for SNIF Labs.
For the last three years, I have been working at SNIF Labs, a Boston startup developing a revolutionary...… Read more