As I wrote, the last few days I have been dabbling with the Reflectance stuff in Cinema 4D R16. I pulled one of my old files from my archives and tried to create some reasonably “real” materials. As you see in the first picture, in my work i did not necessarily aim for ultra-realism. Since […]
Woohoo, as I’m playing around with the Reflectance stuff in Cinema 4D R16, this little gem popped up. I highly recommend giving it a whirl – it’s free, after all – even if the render times explode. This is great insofar it does not slap the ump-teenth noise in your face but really simulates the […]
What an awful day… I had this gut feeling that I better not get up already in the morning and the rainy weather made me even more miserable. But despite that I still took off to some really shitty job interview after which I already was ready to blow up someone’s house and then things […]
For the last three weeks or so I’ve been kinda binge-watching Breaking Bad again, which, like so many other people, in my view is the only cool way to watch the series. I haven’t touched it in pretty much exactly a whole year after my run last year and while I remembered most of the story, I had completely forgotten […]
Is it just me or was this year’s SIGGRAPH boring as in being really dull? Okay, I admit that most of the news would not be relevant to me in terms of actually using the programs, but even in the geek sense I didn’t exactly get a hard-on this time. It seems that all news […]
During my scribbling evening sessions on my bed, the other day I ended up drawing a number of ideas for a teddy bear and don’t you know it – somewhere there lived a little nappy bear inside my roller pen!
After we had a bit of fun speculating on when the next release of Cinema 4D will hit, we are now considerably closer to the truth. While I was away for a job interview in Berlin, Maxon jumped the gun and released some preliminary info. As always, it’s a somewhat mixed bag and final judgement […]