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Compiling Blender on Mac
So I decided that after all these years I would like to start looking at and contributing to an open source project.  And since I’ve been using [...]
EVGA GTX580 Classified Overclocking – Blender Benchmarks
Over the last few weeks I’ve been playing around with MSI Afterburner and EVGA Precision x16 to see what I can meaningfully squeeze out of this card [...]
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Materials
Have just completed my first set of Blender Materials.  Green Glass, Pearl, Metal and Car Paint.
App Store Repeating Updates
So I had a number of apps installed on the MacBook that kept asking to be updated repeatedly.  Tried every possible solution I could find online and [...]
Blender Infinity Cove Download
If you’re looking for a quick infinity cove to play around with I’ve just created a nice .blend file for you. You can download it here:
Merry Christmas!!
Good grief Merry Christmas folks!!
Blender – The Obligatory Glass …
Yes, another render of a glass using a physics fluid simulation.

I’ve always loved the idea of modelling real world things in 3D renders and wotnot and the chance of doing some of this was just too much to skip so I’ve been playing around with the new stuff in Blender and produced the video above. Enjoy!

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Blender Shenanigans
The other day I decided to get myself up to speed on all things Blender. I’ve not used the app very much but had done some simple rendering work for [...]
Enabling CSS Hover Selector on Touch Enabled Devices
Most web developers and designer make use of this common CSS selector to help make pages easier to consume by hiding things in the UI like buttons until [...]
D3 Limiting Pan & Zoom on Time Axis
Just cracked this problem and thought I’d share my fiddles!
Yosemity Handoff – What’s really happening?
It should be obvious to people that the more and higher levels of integration of devices like the Mac and the iWhatever will have some kind of impact on [...]
PIXMA MG7150 Photo Printing Tests
Believe it or not I’ve only just got around to getting some serious photo printing done on my new Canon PIXMA MG7150. Using nothing but Lightroom 5.6 [...]
Using Older Versions of Adobe Photoshop under OSX Yosemity
I’ve already made the leap to using Yosemity on my MacBook Pro and so far all seems really stable and good.  However I have a number of older version [...]
Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac and Yosemity Compatility Fiasco
I’ve been using Window 8 on my MacBook Pro for well over a year now.  The combination of the two really are great (yes I do like Windows 8 on the [...]
Nefarious Yosemity Spotlight Feature
With the new version of OSX just released there is a rather naughty feature that is switched on by default.  By default any searches you do using spotlight [...]
Safari Web Inspector for iOS Debugging
Whilst I’m building web pages I make a lot of use of the development tools that modern browsers include.  These features are amazing in that they let [...]
iOS 8
So I was an early adopter … gotta say that the update really did happen without a hitch. But, Apple – Seriously?  The biggest iOS release ever? [...]
Apple … U2 … Really?
Hmm … I HATE U2 with a passion.  Bono is offensive frankly so you can imagine my delight in having their new LP of moaning, pathetic drivel stuffed [...]
Veggie Love – Romanesco Broccoli
I can’t quite believe what happened yesterday.  I have recently met the most amazing women I’ve ever met and we have started to have some [...]