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When normals aren't normal

Hey, it’s been a while since my last post and I’ll take a second to tell you why….I got a new job as CTO of a little company called The Carto Group. 1,090 more words

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Freeman injured again as Rioli returns

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Individual Learning - Snow Effect

This week I did some more work with vertex displacement and started work on an effect I had wanted to make for a while, even before I started writing shaders: Snow resting on top of an object. 360 more words


Blender - Extrude faces along their local normals

Blender 2.79

  1. Select the faces.
  2. Press Alt + E to open the Extrude options.
  3. Select Extrude Region (Vertex Normals), and drag to set the length.
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Visual Scripting - Spawning Trees

This week I started actually spawning trees on my landscape instead of my debug cubes. I did this like before by using the position array and spawning one at each point, however I used the normals that I generated previously to determine the slope angle  (dot product of the normal and a vector pointing straight up) and only spawning the tree if the angle was less than a certain value… 290 more words


Visual Scripting - Generating Normals

I got rather carried away with actually developing this next feature so this post covers 2 weeks of development . I have since completed more work which i’ll cover in the next post. 459 more words


Donald Trump Said A Naughty Word!

One of the continuing complaints about President Donald Trump, complaints registered not only by his progressive, self-imagined elite enemies, but by “never-Trumpers,” is Mr. Trump is crude. 1,712 more words