Yosembiance Theme

Yosembiance Theme

A modified Ambiance smoothed and slightly flattened. My goal for this theme is to create something less tacky than the default Ubuntu Ambiance but still feel like Ubuntu.

OpenEXR 2.2.0 PPA for Ubuntu

OpenEXR 2.2.0 PPA for Ubuntu

Yesterday, I published a PPA with the latest stable OpenEXR libraries.  The libraries are currently only compiled for Trusty (14.04) and Utopic (14.10).  You can access these libraries by adding ppa:bsundman/openexr.  You can visit the PPA at https://launchpad.net/~bsundman/+archive/ubuntu/openexr.  See below for installation instructions. sudo apt-add-repository ppa:bsundman/openexr sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install openexr If you would […]

Irradiance Theme

Irradiance Theme

Irradiance is the light version of my other theme, Yosembiance.  My goal for this theme is to create something smoother, flatter, and more polished than Ubuntu’s Radiance theme.  I have recently decided to drop the light copper look of Radiance and set the look of my Irradiance-Grey modification as the default Irradiance. Installation (Ubuntu): sudo […]

Blender 2.6 Game Engine Advanced Terrain Material

Blender 2.6 Game Engine Advanced Terrain Material

Here is an example of a terrain material created in Blender with nodes and without diffuse maps based on Mike Pan’s example. Instead of using diffuse maps, this method combines three grey-scale textures into each colour channel (RGB) of a image single file.

Hugo Character Concept

Hugo Character Concept

Meet Dr. Hugo Fancy. This character is a proof of concept based on the main character of a live action television pilot I did some visual effects work on called The Undercurrent…