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Ambient Occlusion Rust By Neil Blevins April 8th 2008 Go here to read this tutorial in Russian. This lesson outlines a technique for using Ambient Occlusion to produce rust on your objects. First, read up on what Ambient Occlusion is here. If you look at photos of rust, one thing you'll quickly notice is how a lot of rust appears in areas that are hidden from the elements (wind, rain, etc).
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Beautiful temporary drawings created using ink, erasers and paper towels By Emma Reynolds 11:52 GMT, 3 July 2012 | 19:15 GMT, 3 July 2012 These are the astonishing masterpieces created by a high school teacher during his 25-minute lunch break - and then simply wiped away. Gregory Euclide began making his ephemeral artworks to show pupils at his school in the Minnesota River Valley what could be achieved in just a short space of time.
Tutorial Details Requirements : Just After Effects... enjoy! Difficulty : Beginner Run Time : 15:13 min Final Product What You'll Be Creating In this first episode we are going to start covering how to create the center circular element and animate it.
Water cooling is a great way to keep your computer super cool and super quiet, but it can cost a lot of money. Corsair's Hydro series makes water cooling easy with inexpensive, maintenance-free units that take just a few minutes to install. Water cooling is great, but it takes a ton of upkeep, costs hundreds of dollars, and comes with a risk of drowning your computer if you make a mistake (yeesh!). Corsair's Hydro series—made up of the H100, H80, H70, H60, and H40—makes water cooling simple.
So you've got a kickass computer, but the summer heat means a warmer office, which means a hotter computer, which explains why your computer's been impersonating a jet engine lately. If your computer's generating a bit too much heat and noise, here's how to give its cooling system an overhaul for cool, silent operation. Whether you have an old desktop or a brand-new home-built machine , you can reduce the noise in a number of ways. What you'll need depends on your case, your hardware, and your own personal preferences, so we'll go through each tweak separately to help you put together the perfect cooling system.
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It's summer again in New York City, and you know what that means: Crowds of cute, scantily clad people wandering the city. While gazing at them in Sheep's Meadow and on the High Line is not officially one of our 101 things to do in the summer, we've collected some that are nearly as entertaining—epic music festivals, theater, exhibits, fairs, and all the best things to do outdoors. It's everything worth breaking a sweat over this summer in NYC. <p style="text-align:right;color:#A8A8A8"></p>
Spline IK Setup in Maya Page 1 of 2 This tutorial will show you steps you can take to turn any spline IK joint setup into a soft body and how you can use it in your animations. Spline IK has many uses. You can use it to make a character's back stretch; you can use it on a creature's tail, or tentacles. It's often considered confusing and complicated, but I'll show you how to bring it all together. In a typical production pipeline, a dynamic spline IK setup would be done by Rigging or FX.
Weta Workshop’s Scott Spencer shares some of his techniques for sculpting better-looking models in less time These tips accompany a tutorial in 3D World issue 147, where you’ll find additional context and detail for this project. Find out more about 3D World 147 Click the Next arrow to see more video tips
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Overview The Protect IP Act ( PIPA ) is a U.S. Senate bill introduced by Senator Patrick Leahy. Along with its House counterpart Stop Online Piracy Act ( SOPA ), the bills are designed to provide the government and copyright holders with powers to block access to “rogue websites dedicated to infringing or counterfeit goods,” especially those registered outside the United States.
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