Animated Map Fold – After Effects

Summit 38 – Animated Map Fold Today we’ll be jumping into some very polished looking motion graphic animation. Once again, we’ll use the Illustrator to After Effects workflow to incorporate motion into our designs. This Summit places emphasis on 3D lights and Shadows, 3D layers and organizing your layers to be children and parents. Had […]

Forgotten Audio Formats: DCC & Elcaset

An affectionate look at two failed, but entertaining cassette formats. Information on the other items featured in this video HERE: techmoan.com Over the last year or so I’ve been assembling an esoteric HiFi system featuring a mix of both old and new components. The equipment I’ve bought has little to do with convenience, value for money […]

Pixar Animation explains how they use OpenSubdiv Project

OpenSubdiv is a set of open source libraries that implement high-performance subdivision surface (subdiv) evaluation on massively parallel CPU and GPU architectures. The code embodies decades of research and experience by Pixar. Bill Polson, Dirk Van Gelder, Manuel Kraemer, Takahito Tejima, David G. Yu and Dale Ruffolo, from Pixar Animation Studios’ GPU team, as they […]