Dépayser is ready for pre-order! Music
Dépayser, the second full length album from Black Metal band Nyss, is available now for pre-order on Avantgarde music.
We must be OMSK our way! – Krupskaya 2018 Siberia Tour, Day Eight Music
Our first full day in Siberia takes us on a journey to Omsk, the fabled city of idiots.
Happy birthday children – Raising Great Horned Owls Wildlife
Will and Sassy turn one year old this week. They've come a long way since flying across my living room and spraying us with napalm shit along the way. Shitpalm, if you will.
Did you know great white sharks swim through kelp? Science
Yeah well, they do. It's a fact. Great white sharks swim through kelp. We proved it, incase you were unsure.
Tyumen, Welcome to Siberia – Day Seven, Krupskaya 2018 Siberia Tour Music
Today marks our venturing into Tyumen and with it, our official entrance into Siberia itself. Exciting times.
Viktor Antonov Analysis
Between an occupied City 17, conquered Berlin and infested Dunwall, Viktor Antonov has crafted compelling worlds which seamlessly blend the fantastic with the bleakly real, and are among my favourites in gaming.
Yekaterinburg is awesome – Day Six, Krupskaya 2018 Siberia Tour Music
Today we visit Yekaterinburg, an incredible city which further challenges any preconceptions I had about what Eastern Russia would be like.
A great white shark named Flag Wildlife
Flag was a 4.5 metre great white shark, seen in both Gansbaai and Mossel Bay (South Africa) from 2007 to 2009. She was massive and terrifying.
Nyss ‘Dépayser’ – Lighting a mixed media piece Art and Design
Anna and I recently worked with Black Metal band Nyss, to light and photograph the mixed media cover artwork for their latest album 'Dépayser'.
Great white sharks against cancer Science
Because not only are white sharks absolute bad asses who generally have no interest in killing humans, but they're actively helping us battle one of the most terrible diseases on the planet. We're welcome!
Speed lighting – Quick, atmospheric lighting tests in Unreal Engine 4 Art and Design
I recently put together a small journal entry which explains some key lighting principles, demonstrated as predictably as ever with Unreal Engine 4.
I could stay here PERManently, heh heh heh – Day Five, Krupskaya 2018 Siberia Tour Music
Today we experience Perm and perhaps most amazingly of all – Alex singing on Rock Band. Step aside, Glenn Danzig!
An introduction to lighting using Unreal Engine 4 Art and Design
Despite what my portfolio might lead you to believe, creating a compelling sense of tone, mood and narrative through lighting requires more than just chucking a load of blobs at the screen and hoping for the best.
Hand drawing a great white shark tutorial Art and Design
Since great white shark drawings are something I indulge in fairly often for fun/work as it is, I figured it's high time I tried to capitalise on the trillions of people searching Google for how to do the same.
White Shark Research Priorities – Study and infographic overview Art and Design
A few weeks back, I was suggested for creating an infographic for an upcoming great white shark research paper (I know right? No accounting for taste these days!). Said paper is now published and well worth your time (especially the infographic).
Predatory birds in slow(l) motion – Raising Great Horned Owls Wildlife
I try to talk about and photograph our children/great horned owls with the same annoying level of frequency as those who parent human offspring.