Category Software

A Foray into 3D Printing

Now and again a project comes up that challenges me to explore a new technique or technology for the first time. One such job came across my desk recently which I thought was certainly worth a wee blog post. Earlier this summer I completed work preparing a number of Egyptian canopic jars from Luxor to be 3D printed. The project […]

Not Strictly Archaeology…But A Little Weekend Inspiration!

I love VFX breakdowns from movies, not just because I like to play software bingo and shout out what I think they’ve used for each element (Zbrush! After Effects!….no, no… Nuke! Matte Painting! Aaaah!) but because I use these programs too, and seeing what teams of incredibly talented artists can do with these tools really inspires me. […]

Geeking-Out – a little bit about how I work…

Well friends, this afternoon I sat down at my desk fully intending to do some work on the next chapter of my thesis, I went to brush my fringe out of my face and instead poked myself RIGHT in the eye. As  result I think this painful incident excuses me from doing any real work […]