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Archive for January, 2008

More about the use of the Bryce Links

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

An addition to this blog entry, care of Mark (aka Lakotariver), via Rosemaryr. A few clarifications on the instructions given within Bryce itself: ———————————— 1. Locate the file “Bryce6 Links” in your Bryce folder*. *(Usually located under the main ...

In Memoriam: Jerry Composano aka Prizm

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008 Posted in Bryce-related | 6 Comments »

Today is a sad day for the world of the Bryce artist. An icon in the field, Jerry (Gennaro) Composano, also known as prizm or Prizm Break, passed away in his sleep last night. To echo Frogdot of 3dCommune’s ...

10th Golden Tori Awards

Sunday, January 20th, 2008 Posted in Bryce-related | No Comments »

My father had a saying (typical Cockney English saying): "It is all over bar the shoutin’" This applies to the 10th Annual Golden Tori Awards. They are a thing of the past for this ...

Baby steps…

Friday, January 11th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

"When did you start with Bryce?", I have been asked a few time - often by people who are curious about my images. When I actually come to think about it, I can't remember many of the details, but here ...

Getting HDRI files to work with Bryce…

Tuesday, January 8th, 2008 Posted in HDRI & IBL | 1 Comment »

Bryce 6 has the ability to use Real-World Lighting via HDRI (High Dynamic Range Images) for renders via the new IBL menu inside the Sky Lab. However Bryce 6 comes with only a few HDRI files that you can open ...

Changing the Bryce 6 Links menu

Monday, January 7th, 2008 Posted in Bryce-related | 1 Comment »

Nothing original here, but useful to know if you are in the habit of using the Internet to browse for Bryce content: To change the links in the Bryce 6 Links menu.    1. Locate the file entitled "Bryce6 ...

On the right track for targetting…

Saturday, January 5th, 2008 Posted in Bryce-related | No Comments »

Getting the camera angle just right is often the making or the breaking of a picture. A good scene can be ruined by shoddy cropping or distracting details or a "normal" camera lens setting. Try this method I picked up ...

When doing clouds – think big!

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008 Posted in Bryce-related | No Comments »

Free-standing clouds in Bryce have never worked to me - until recently. I discovered a glaring fact when watching the shadows cast by the clouds on a wheat field in the Caledon district. The cloud didn’t look particularly big but ...

Nano Preview for tunnel vision fetishists…

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008 Posted in Bryce-related | No Comments »

One of my biggest gripes with Bryce (since Bryce3D) the its inability of the program to resize or configure the all-important Nano-preview. It has remained at its default 80X60 pixel size (at a 4:3 ratio) making it somewhat useless. OK ...

BryceBlog is live!

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008 Posted in Bryce-related | 1 Comment »

I think the Bryce-loving community needs a blog. A place where we can share our thoughts and get (and make) comments. Not a private blog where the blogger shares trivialities ad nauseum, but a community where people can get help, ...