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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. [...]

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Loving this!! ~ Yao Ming, a Former 7’5″ NBA player, is a Wildlife Conservationist

Loving this!! ~ Yao Ming, a Former 7’5″ NBA player, is a Wildlife Conservationist

Excerpt from Sports Illustrated: Since retiring in July 2011 from playing in the NBA for the Houston Rockets, Yao Ming has found a new passion, wildlife conservation, and has become a global ambassador for WildAid, one of the leading organizations working to reduce the demand [...]

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Concept Character Drawing ~ Mars Landing

Concept Character Drawing ~ Mars Landing

“KAMPALA CHRONICLES,” Comic and Animation Project ~ This is a concept drawing I did while watching the preparations for the Mars landing of the Curiosity Rover. I have always been a Science Fiction movie fan. I enjoy spending time drawing concept Drones and automatons, plus [...]

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DirectX 11, A Game Changer ~ Realtime Everything

DirectX 11, A Game Changer ~ Realtime Everything

I knew this day would come, and I have been dreaming about it for quite sometime since I joined the industry 15 years ago, what I did not picture was the dramatic results that Realtime Rendering in a Game engine would bring to the souped [...]