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About teaching3d

Johnny B Allen is an adjunct instructor at Ferris State University, and owner of Evolving Creativity, LLC. Evolving Creativity, LLC is an interactive production and digital marketing company. The company produces an entertaining and educational show called Talking Scuba and is available at http://www.talking-scuba.com, iTunes, Blip.TV, and other video social networks. JohnnyB has worked in Grand Rapids, MI in both radio and TV network affiliate stations(WOOD TV8(LINTV) & B93/WOODRadio/WSNX(ClearChannel)

Best Animated Star Wars Fan Film

The winner of the prize for Best Animated fan film at Star Wars Celebration V and was presented in 3D during the convention. “The Solo Adventures” tells the tale of how Han Solo dropped his cargo at the first sign … Continue reading

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Best Practices for Online Portfolios

Show not only the final product, but show the process of how you got to the final image – such as storyboards, sketches, general concepts, or mock ups. You want the viewer, whether a fan or a client a feeling … Continue reading

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Post Magazine

http://www.postmagazine.com/ Director’s Chair: Gore Verbinski – ‘Rango’ HOLLYWOOD — After directing the first three films in the mega-franchise Pirates of the Caribbean, Gore Verbinski knows a thing or two about how to helm a huge production. And thanks to all … Continue reading

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Building Social Apps – Easier Distribution

Gigya is  a Socialize service, developers can easily integrate leading social  networks with their their games. Gigya’s single “super” API enables you to bring the power of social networks to your site, to drive registrations, traffic and engagement. https://www.gigya.com/site/register.aspx? http://www.gigya.com/public/

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3Dvia Shape 4.0

Shape 4.0 is available as a free download – http://www.3dvia.com/downloads/ Available only on the PC

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Luxology Delivers Modo 501

http://www.luxology.com/modo/tour/modo501featuretour.aspx  

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Mo-Cap and Composting of Gollum for TV/Video.

New Award by MTV – Best Virtual Performance in a Movie – Gollum wins for Lord of the Rings. Andy and Gollum try to accept the award.This video is very entertaining. May not be suited for small children – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUNYCGZMtI8

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