As a temporary thing, kindly use the Facebook page for all new additions to the site.
New page added called 'The Matte Paintings of the Original Star Wars Trilogy and Their Creators'. Find it under Photoshop > Matte Painting.
New page called 'An In-Depth look at Lighting'. This superb article on lighting comes courtesy of Richard Yot. Find it under Lighting!
Article from Digital Doofers about that age old argument over whether to model with quads or triangles. Find it under Modelling. Also an article on Digital VFX and Practicle VFX. Find it under Film.
Another page on the 12 principles of animation. This time they have been simplified!
From Destructive to Constructive. Article from DT on how to use Photoshop effectively. Find it under Photoshop. Also, another article about tips on using AutoCad
A new section under Post Production called After Effects Tutorials. There are 8 .vtms for beginners, 12 for Intermediates and 6 for advanced. These all come courtesy of Tobias of Surfaced Studios. Fun for all the family!
The 'How to Start a Torso' page (under Modelling) has been updated with my latest & refined work. It is lower poly than the .vtm but includes all the constraining geometry needed for animation.
A good article on Character Studies from DT - find it under Animation. A second article, also by DT, on film VFX from the 1960 to the present. Find this under Film.
Firstly under Film, a good example of green screening by Vine Studios for the latest series of Atlantis. Secondly, and boringly so, a bloke from Pixar discusses, rather repetitively, the maths behind surfaces. (For geeks only) Called Pixar does Maths! find it under Modelling.
This page is for all things new uploaded to the site