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Special Effects by Tech N9ne (Album of the Week)

Album: Special Effects

Artist: Tech N9ne

About: 24 tracks; 78 minutes

Year: 2015

Choice: DJRBlogging

Dan has once again chosen an album that has stretched my music listening zone beyond its normal boundaries. 638 more words


Realistic Half Timbering, Cont.

The next issue to tackle–and it really is next, because this is the last step on each side–is the fact that in real life half timbering is…not all one piece of wood!   123 more words

Design Issues

Realistic Half Timbering

The problem with kits like the Sugarplum is that they don’t look that sturdy.  All on their own, that is.  And cardboard, in particular, doesn’t scream “house that’s braved the weather in this spot for hundreds of years.”  Which is where wood filler–and a little creativity–comes in.   351 more words

Design Issues

SFX Sculpting

It’s been a while since I’ve posted about what I’ve been doing in special effects but this year we’re focusing on more advanced prosthetics. So far we’ve cast ears and faces and have now begun to sculpt on the face casts. 174 more words

My 2015-2016 Oscar Predictions Part 2: The Technicals

These next categories are usually the categories I am most interested in when watching the Oscars, because they can have a tendency to honour films that would usually be overlooked in the more prominent categories. 607 more words


Making Snow

I guess this is the only way we are going to see some snow.  More photo app fun with Mom, be patient with her. ~ Indy and Lucy