Home again, home again, jiggity jig.

[Opps, this should have been posted a couple weeks ago.] After 32 days traveling I’m finally home. Places visited; Hong Kong, Den Haag, Bernburg, Dessau, Leipzig, Dresden, Berlin, Rotterdam, Schaijk (near Oss in the Netherlands), Enkhuizen, Amsterdam, Utrecht, Brisbane, Surfers Paradise, Coolangatta, Byron Bay, Lennox Head and Skennars Head. Not …

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Hong Kong

I’m currently flying over Russia, and it’s still 6 hours to Amsterdam. Our two days in Hong Kong were awesome. Such a full on city. We touched down just after 9pm and we had to get out of the plane and onto a bus which took us to the terminal. …

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The Little OE

Well the day has arrived, I’m currently two hours north west of NZ traveling at 888km/hr towards Hong Kong. I’m on my way to a conference in Germany to deliver a paper titled “Hollywood landscapes: an exploration of Hollywood styled visual effects techniques for landscape visualisations”. My brother Simon is …

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X–Section: Visualisation.

This year our students produced the first issue of X–Section [blog], an annual student magazine that not only showcases student work but also includes articles by staff and others industry leaders. The following is something I wrote for it, note that you can read the entire publication online too [click …

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Another Winner

Well it’s been a good month. I received a facility staff award for innovation in teaching and learning (mostly for my use of video and screencasts) and also Won a 3D rendering comp over at Cornucopia3d with an image that took me 20 minutes. Admittedly I used an ice texture I …

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DCP – The end of 35mm film

I was going to right up a bit about the talk I went to last week about Digital Cinema Package, however Damon over at the LastFlight blog beat me to it. Rather than a re-write I suggest you pop over there and have a read. Theres some huge changes happening behind …

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