Monthly Archives: June 2009

Open Source

I’ve been playing around with open source 3D software, namely the Blender modeling and animation suite, to see what I can squeeze out of it for possible use in school projects and beyond. Here are some of my first experiments: … Continue reading

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Aerial photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s view of the Earth and how it is changing. Make sure you watch this visually stunning video in HD if your equipment will let you: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqxENMKaeCU also available as a copyright-free torrent: http://www.mininova.org/tor/2657160

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Emirates fantasy continues to crash

One of my favorite architectural blogs brings us news of serious concern over human rights abuses in Abu Dhabi, involving some of the world’s leading “starchitects”: http://lebbeuswoods.wordpress.com/2009/05/31/darkening-dubai/ This only adds to my qualms about the whole idea of stardom in … Continue reading

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