Should you use Blender 2.8 in 2019

New Podcast Episode up on Anchor. I talk about whether I should use Blender 2.8 in 2019. Blender came a long way and it is poised to take on 3D CG animation and 2D Animation. Show Notes: Studio Khara Switch to Blender Blender Beaten Maya Blender Development Fund, Epic and Ubisoft Donates Blender 2.8 Gmax Hero Grease Pencil TL;DR Blender is good for students, indies, Hobbyist, First timers to CG and small teams Yes learn if you are new to 3D Learn Maya to get a job this is usually through a school. Use blender to make your next short … Continue reading Should you use Blender 2.8 in 2019

Should you use Amazon Lumberyard in 2019 – Podcast

Should you use Amazon Lumberyard in 2109 instead of Unity or Unreal Engine? Something I Talked abut on my Anchor Podcast CG Boss which was renamed from APG Design Cast. Only use Lumberyard if: Amazon Lumberyard No Royalties (For Now) Only for the Curious Game Developers Interest in AWS cloud Tech Want Link to Podcast: https://anchor.fm/williamteh/episodes/Amazon-Lumberyard-2019-should-you-use-it-e4ooas Continue reading Should you use Amazon Lumberyard in 2019 – Podcast

DVE 1 surprise visit from a senior

This post is part of the Anchor Podcast APG Design Cast: #027 Animator Journey 6 – Laika visit & DVE 1. During our review we had a surprise visit from Danny Chong who was one of the first few graduates of DVE1 back when 3dsense started. He now works at DICE EA. He talked about some tips on making animations better during our reviews. Why is the character doing what is he intending to do? Every character on screen that performs the actions has a purpose and goal. We need to animate the character to show audience the intent of … Continue reading DVE 1 surprise visit from a senior

Animator Journey 6 – Laika Desiree Ong

This post is part of the Anchor Podcast APG Design Cast: #027 Animator Journey 6 – Laika visit & DVE 1. We had a special guest from Laika, Desiree who came to Singapore to give a talk at 3dsense on her journey from SG to working at Laika. She is a fellow Singaporean who workes there as a graphic designer and It was a delight to hear herย  journey how she got there. She started off here from a Graphics program and went to the US to study Concept Art. While working on other stuff after graduation, she learned about … Continue reading Animator Journey 6 – Laika Desiree Ong