The funny thing about creativity

MentalRay blog

Nice reference for MR.

Lotsa good stuff here…

Water HDRI

For all your underwater reference IBL needs.

Some eye candy to ponder

Setting up a skeleton and skinning it with Maya

Rigging and skinning, as I like to do it; aka the Wright way, as my grandmother Wright would say. Many frequent questions about skeleton creation, for limbs, spines, and skinning. Most of this is straight out of the box maya. A little pinch of ngSkinTools covered as well.

hippydrome mesh skinned (maya 2014

Here is a higher resolution version:

Ultra HD

Looks pretty slick.

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VFX Oscars journey.

Great edit of VFX going back to the seventies. ILM all over the place.

Breaking the back.

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Ventosum, LLC
+1 (612) 910 7749

Fun short film by a client.

Check out this really run short film by a client I am doing some work with right now.

Disney RnD

Some very cool white papers from Disney. I want the self colliding hexahedral mesh deformer.