Lego Open-Plan

The Lego offices in Billund, Denmark bring the fun of Lego into the office environment and as the DeZeen article shows (plans and all) they are some interesting open-plan places. Open-plan refits are…


3D Lego Falcon

Here is a super little vid that shows off the digital 3D model of the ultimate Lego Millenium Falcon - via Technabob article. The real Lego kit is nothing short of remarkable, but here we have a…


Box Hedge Architecture

This 2008 winning concept design for the new town of Gwanggyo, south of Seoul in Korea is the work of MVRDV. The article on the Gwanggyo Power Centre development on DeZeen provides more info on the…


Trollkin and more

Here are some cool illustrations of Trollkin by Jay Axer from his DeviantArt gallery. He has been working on these for the Trollbloods book for Privateer Press' Hordes game and these images show off…


Skuther WIP

There are plenty of talented people making CryEngine and various 3D support tools do impressive things for us. New Yorker Neolight has a thread as part of his level design work that shows off his…


CD Sculptures

The 3D sculptures of Sean Avery are fashioned from shards of CDs which lends them a superb reflective quality with a hint of the digital thrown in. These are images from Sean's DeviantArt Gallery…


Z1

HP have announced their new all-in-one workstation, the Z1. Sporting flashy animated intros showing off the iMac style machine brimming with high-end components behind that 27 screen. With all the…


Vids - Avengers and Heart of the Swarm

Trailers play such a critical role in the hype that must be generated by media like games and films. So companies spend a huge amount of effort (and $$) making them for us. Trailers are little pieces…


SC2

So, a bunch of us have decided to go back into RTS land and though there were other options we are following the fanatical Koreans into the world of Blizzard's Starcraft 2. This post is just to show…


DU CityEngine Lumion

I love those Digital Urban guys, they have always explored cool engines for city and architectural simulation and rendering. New post from them has a super fast CityEngine build then rendered in…


Novina Works

I found the work of the Novina studio via their most recent 3d CG animation for the Warsaw Royal Castle destruction and reconstruction. Their website is kinda fun (if a little overdone), but they…


Colossal Site

I dont often cover a site per-se preferring to look at works of various sorts - but having found this site I am so impressed with the artwork that is covered (it is clearly of a type/style that…


Star Wars matte paintings and commercials

Having just watched the second disk of special features from the Star Wars bluray box set, I am again completely inspired by the vast amount of work put in by so many talented people. The disks…


Candy for the Soul

Here is Candy for the Soul on UNSWtv, the winner of the Best Animation Award at COFA in 2011. The creative students were David Yau, Johnni Kha, Pearl Lai and Jay Fei and Audrey Houssard and they…


Light Festival

Check out some of the super pieces at the 2012 Light Festival in Ghent, Belgium. The idea of light-centric architecture isnt new of course, but modern tech can take the idea in clever and artistic…


Gorgeous Guildwars Graphics Goodness

The effort that MMO veterans NCSOFT are putting into Guild Wars 2 looks very impressive**. Not only from a graphics/audio/effects/design perspective but with new and exciting gameplay logics that…