Published: Wed, May 15 - 2013
    Freestyle is a fairly new feature in Blender, and there is much learning to be done on the topic. Today I'm going to be giving a few tips on how to speed up your freestyle renders.
    These tips only apply to those that are just using the freestyle lines, and not layering that on top of the rendered mesh. On a very simple scene I was able to save a tad more than a second in render time simply by removing the light source, and my end result was the exact same.  Render time with light: 3.24 Render time without light: 2.19     ...
Published: Sat, Dec 15 - 2012
         It's Christmas once again, the time when we focus more on what we're getting, than what we can give.
      When we think of ourselves more than others. That's what this holiday is all about right?   Amidst all the gift giving,  Tree decorating,     Eating,  and getting upset when you don't get what you really wanted.   Let's not forget the real meaning of Christmas. How that Christ came to earth as a baby.
And so it was, that, while they were there, the days were...
Published: Wed, Oct 3 - 2012
A really quick Blender tip on how to straighten the camera out when having it follow a path.

Published: Sun, Jul 29 - 2012
<Disclaimer>This blog post really only applies to people running Linux with the Cinnamon interface, if you're not using those, this blog will be of no use to you.</Disclaimer>

     Alright, now that we have that out of the way, lets get on to the coolness. :) So as some of you may notice I'm a fan of Blender, and the various different developmental builds that are part of GSoC, Google Summer of Code. I have several different versions on my laptop at the moment, five to be exact. Before I found this, I had to browse to the folder that the programs were...
Published: Tue, Feb 7 - 2012
I've finally put together a demo reel, after being a Blender user to like three years. I didn't follow, what I assume, is the normal way of creating a demo reel, which would be taking you work and putting it together into a video. I actually created all the work in about a weeks time solely for the purpose of the demo reel.
You can watch it here.
Most of the files have been uploaded so you can download and use them. Here are the links for them.
Get Well Soon https://minus.com/mIGRbHHWV#1
Table with Drinks http://www.blendswap.com/blends/scenes/drink-table/
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Published: Sun, Jan 29 - 2012
     I feel like an idiot. I passed over my ABSOLUTE FAVORITE PROGRAM IN THE WORLD!!!
     So what is this program you ask? Well it's Blender and as the website describes it,
Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems under the GNU General Public License.
     List of features, model - shade - animate - render - composite - interactive 3d

     Blender runs on all major operating systems, I've even heard it rumored that...

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