CATS: Patriarchy, Capitalism, Marxism and Feminism

Patriarchy – A form of social organization in which the father is the supreme authority in the family, clan, or tribe and descent is reckoned in the male line, with the children belonging to the father’s clan or tribe. A society, community, or country based on this social organization. A social system in which power is held by men, through…

Source Control

What is Source Control? “Source Control, also known as versioning, version control, change management or change control, is a set of practices and tools designed to keep application source file versions backed up in a safe place such that any version can be retrieved later down the line. I also allows you to go back…

CATS: Wedding Dress

These days, wedding gowns are available in a variety of colors. Brides are no longer limited to just a shade of white. Designers such as Vera Wang have really brought colored wedding gowns to the forefront of bridal fashion. Therefore, more and more brides are stepping away from tradition and choosing a dress simply because…

3D: Low Polygon Telephone

We have been given a short task to model this phone using the least amount of polygons possible. I wanted to aim for a number that was under 512 Polygons. We also had to make sure that all the polygons were quads so that it would be possible to include the object in a game….

3D: Copula

I had to prove that I took this image, so here is my college library card in the same shot as the copula I have used for reference. We have been given another task of finding an object and photographing it for reference purposes. The object I have been given was a Copula which is…

3D: Floor Panel

LINK We have been given a short task on finding a floor panel that has been created in 3DS Max by someone else which we then had to re-created ourselves. The main purpose of this practice was to use the shamfer tool to avoid having sharp edges which in the end would increase the quality…

3D: Server Box

We have been given a task of finding an object from a photograph that has been given to us at the beginning of the 3D session. We had to find the object and take reference images of the object in order to help us model that object in 3D. The object that I have been…

Boxer: 3D Human Figure

I have decided to try and turn my concept into a full 3D Model. The idea is to create a young human that has an oversized flaming fist which he uses as a weapon. I have decided that it was a good time to practice with the human figure in Sculptris. Well at first it…

Boxer: Sculptris

Recently we as a class have been introduced to the 3D Modelling software called Sculptris. At first I didn’t really know how to feel about the software. I know that I am not the strongest when it comes to 3D Models of any sort really. But as soon as my tutor showed us all how…

Bridge: Presentation

This has been my way of presenting my bridge project to my tutor. At first I didn’t know what I wanted to do so I have literally played about in Photoshop first and then realised that by putting a border around all of my work and isolating it and creating tiles I could make it…

HTC Vive (Tilt Brush) & PlayStation VR

I remember when I tried HTC Vive I have had few issues with it. Because I wear glasses I couldn’t properly fit the headset on without feeling any discomfort. When I managed to put it on my head I could see a lot of black outlines and 2 small screens… It didn’t feel like I…

CATS: Feminism (Ongoing)

Suffragettes were members of women’s organizations in the late-19th and early-20th centuries which advocated the extension of the “franchise”, or the right to vote in public elections, to women. It particularly refers to militants in the United Kingdom such as members of the Women’s Social and Political Union (WSPU). Suffragist is a more general term…