FEATURE: Tube House Design Process
by James Mann
Luz Vargas wanted to break the mold of conventional house building and provide a dramatic, yet workable design for a new house. Espousing traditional ground-up forms of construction, she began experimenting with rolls of tape, cotton thread, and card board, evolving her creation into 3D with the help of James Mann.
THE REEL DEAL: Animating Animators
by Pat Johnson
Aside form the obvious stress related injuries which will be the subject of another article, the next most odious outcome of all of this inertia is the fact that to animate effectively, one must understand locomotion and movement on all its levels.
ONLINE & KICKING: Redeeming 3D
by Ben de Leeuw
When Web 3D first started to invade our consciousness there was a lot of talk about how it would change everything and make the world better. Vcom3D SigningAvatar is the real deal. Based on blaxxun Contact 4.3 3D viewer, the SigningAvatar translates typed English into signed English to facilitate communication for the severely hearing impaired.
COMMUNITY CORNER: Movin' on Up
by Abby Albrecht
- Don't forget. You can chat about what the columnists have to say by clicking the button at the bottom of the story.
- Speaking of which, if you haven't visited the chat boards, you've missed a lot.
- New artwork is now in the Open Gallery.