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Crysis 3: OPEN BETA ~ Download and Play!!

Crysis 3: OPEN BETA ~ Download and Play!!

Man, the wait is finally over.  We finally get a chance to sink our teeth into this much anticipated FPS. The Crysis 3 Beta is now available to play on Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC. Power up your Nanosuit and test your hunting skills [...]

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Scary Mountain Gorilla Encounter, I Shot in Bwindi, Uganda

Scary Mountain Gorilla Encounter, I Shot in Bwindi, Uganda

I experienced first hand what it feels like when a mountain gorilla bears down on you. I almost passed out as this black back got up and started walking directly towards me, there was no where to quickly turn in the thick undergrowth and I [...]

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Zbrush Modeling Tutorial Using Dynamesh

Zbrush Modeling Tutorial Using Dynamesh

This is a quick time lapse video showing how I created this 3D Concept Sculpt using Dynamesh in Zbrush 4R5. I have always enjoyed modeling in previous versions of zbrush, but I must say that this recent update has really made the process even more exciting.   [...]

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3D Scene ~ Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

3D Scene ~ Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Here is to Wishing you all Dear Friends, a Merry Christmas!!! If you should happen to hear that Tune, “Santa Baby…” Tuck this on to the end, “Santa Baby, a Cordless Mouse for Christmas Too!!” ~ Feel free to Share with your family and friends [...]

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“Toxic Planet,” a 3D Cinematic for Mixamo Inc.

“Toxic Planet,” a 3D Cinematic for Mixamo Inc.

This is a recent, Rapid turn around, 3D cinematic I created for Mixamo Inc (www.mixamo.com), a Motion Capture Studio based in San Francisco, and Autodesk (http://usa.autodesk.com).  The workflow includes use of the Autodesk animation Store, which is built into 3DS Max 2013, and motion builder. [...]

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Drawing through the Pain ~ Concept Space Traveler

Drawing through the Pain ~ Concept Space Traveler

I tweaked my back and my sweetheart sequestered me to laying down, my 6yr old little angel jumped on the bed and said lets draw. This sketch I drew is a result of that session. She and her brother are absolutely loving Iron man, so [...]

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A Seed for Nkoza and Nankya, Animated TV Series

A Seed for Nkoza and Nankya, Animated TV Series

An Animated Children's TV Series Featuring a little boy, Nkoza and his sister Nankya on their Quest to save their Small African village, Forest and Wildlife.

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Insane Awesomeness!! Meet the Replicator 2 Desktop 3D Printer

Insane Awesomeness!!  Meet the Replicator 2 Desktop 3D Printer

This blew my mind. I came across this announcement while surfing the web for recent CG industry updates. Ever since I was a kid, playing with clay and creating objects from scratch has always been a fascination. The challenge has always been that, I would [...]

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3D Concept Vehicle Render ~ Z4

3D Concept Vehicle Render ~ Z4

3D Scene and Composition created with 3DS Max 2013 and Vue xStream 10 ~ Auto Product Demonstration Series. This was rendered using both Vue xstream’s built in Renderer as well as Mental Ray. Average render time was 2:20 Minutes with Depth of Field Enabled. The [...]

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A Poem in Loving Memory of Stephen “Blackie” Gonsalves

A Poem in Loving Memory of Stephen “Blackie” Gonsalves

Here is a Poem I wrote in loving memory of a wonderful Photographer and Champion of the Batwa people in Uganda. Blackie was a dear friend and a great person to work with, he and I shared the same passion of wanting to see the [...]

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3D Concept Vehicle Render ~ BMW

3D Concept Vehicle Render ~ BMW

Updated with new Renders ~ This is a recent 3D concept vehicle render I did in 3D Max and Vue xStream. The render is a combination of Global Illumination and Ambient Occlusion with an equirectangular map which adds a nice atmospheric touch to the composition. [...]