Find the Box
If the ‘box’ is the boundary of constraints and conditions, then the trick is to find the box…. Do not think outside the box — find the box. Andy Hunt and Dave Thomas
The gears computer animation project which was a fun CG weekend project is showcased here. This CG scrap book just shows the screens of some of the work that went into this animation.
This project is a mush mash of some of my CG tools showcased here. It started off with modeling five gears using Blender and laying them out in a dark room scene. There was nothing unusual with the modeling. It was just a mix of the built in materials and generated textures from within Blender. Continue reading
The latest version of cpp-netlib, the collection of open-source libraries for high level network programming written in C++. Cpp-netlib is built upon the latest C++ standard of the day and is released under the the Boost Software License.
What is in a Name?
What is in a Name?
“When I use a word, “Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone”, it means just
what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less.” Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking-Glass
Practice Your Art
Don’t only practice your art. But force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the Divine Ludwig van Beethoven
Art Forms Structure and Meaning
When art critics get together they talk about Form and Structure and Meaning. When artists get together they talk about where you can buy cheap turpentine. Pablo Picasso
Constructing a Software Design
There are two ways of constructing a software design: One way is to make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies and the other is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies. C.A.R. Hoare
The Best Software Engineering Practice
The gap between the best software engineering practice and the average practice is very wide—perhaps wider than in any other engineering discipline. A tool that disseminates good practice would be important. Fred Brooks