Kevin McGuinness from year 3 has been nominated for ‘Best Animation’ at the Fingal Film Festival. Have a look at his entry here! Best of luck Kev!
Congratulations to year 2 Creative Digital Media student, Svajune Garnyte on her ITB Humanities Week 2012 winning poster design.
More work with Unity and solid objects …
The script below, if added to a Character Controller (such as the ‘handyman’), will make the Handyman ‘push’ the object Continue reading article →
after a few minutes I managed to write this script so that we IGNORE any collisions BELOW the character controller (since it is always colliding with the ground!) Continue reading article →
Check out this great 9 part documentary series on Richard Avedon that is part of the American Master series. Click on… Continue reading article →
Having video capabilities on your DSLR is great. However, if you have ever tried to shoot video with just a basic DSLR you will know that it is not that easy. DSLR’s were designed to take still pictures so the ergonomics and manual controls are not positioned right for shooting video. Add to that the problem of keeping a DSLR steady and all you might end up with is really high quality shaky video. To overcome these problems companies like Zacuto, Red Rock and others have designed DSLR video rigs that turn your DSLR into a video shooting monster with rails, follow focus, external screens, mics, and stabilization rigs. All all of this stuff is not cheap! So if you think you can go out and buy a cheap video capable DSLR to shoot the next block buster feature film, think again. Well maybe things aren’t that bad, check this out… Continue reading article →
Ok so here is the scenario. You have a cheap tripod head but want to create a professional looking panning shot. Fear not! The answer is a cheap and cheerful rubber band. Read on… Continue reading article →