Keying Footage in Silhouette

In this tutorial, we’re going to learn how to create a composite in Silhouette using the zMatte node.

KartaVR v4 for Fusion and Resolve

I’m happy to announce the release of KartaVR v4. A nice thing about the new KartaVR version is that it…

Reactor Package Manager for Fusion and Resolve

If you are an artist who uses Blackmagic’s Fusion Standalone or Resolve software there’s a handy toolset called the Reactor Package…

Xmas 2017 Storm at Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada

This video shows the stormy weather at Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada on December 25, 2017. The winds were blowing…

Dover Planar Grid 20 Camera Array MK1

This is a quick look at the DIY build of the “Dover Planar Grid 20x Camera Array MK1” system that…

Clay Cowboy and the Sharpshooter

I’ve started to explore old fashion claymation animation techniques. Here’s a look my first and (very rough) animated claymation sequence…

Z360 for Maya 6DOF Stereo VR Playback System

This video shows a demo of a new approach for displaying 360° 6DOF Stereo VR imagery in Maya using the…

Mawson’s Hut 360VR Matchmoved Camera Dolly

This video explores the VR tools in the SynthEyes matchmoving program by tracking fulldome style footage that was filmed with…

Wreck Cove, West Dover 360VR Orb

This video shows a 360° “inverted tiny planet view” of Wreck Cove, West Dover, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Creating Volumetric Fog in 6DoF 360VR 3D Using KartaVR

This video shows the results of a KartaVR based VR workflow R&D experiment titled “West Dover Forest Z360 Disparity Depth…

Sunny Winter Morning 360VR

This is an early morning 360° panoramic scene of the West Dover Barrens in West Dover, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Powers Lake, West Dover in Autumn 360VR

Sit back and relax with a 360° stereo 3D view of Powers Lake, West Dover, Nova Scotia.

Powers Lake Stream 360VR Stereo

This is a 360° stereoscopic 3D video clip of the Powers Lake river stream in West Dover, Nova Scotia, Canada….

Under the Bridge 360VR

This 360° video was recorded under the Black Duck Run Bridge in West Dover, Nova Scotia, Canada.

The Dome Dialogues Interview With Andrew Hazelden

This video is a 90 minute interview I did with Jason Fletcher of The Fulldome Blog. We chatted about Fulldome…

Snow Tetris

I can’t think of anything better than watching ice formations on a window create an imaginary game of “Snow Tetris”…

Sunset Above the West Dover Barrens

This aerial video was recorded above West Dover, Nova Scotia, Canada at sunset on September 3, 2012 using Multiplex EasyStar…

Spherical Slitscan

This is a slitscan video sequence of wildflowers. The “traditional” slitscan effect that has been made into an immersive format by…

Exploring the Polly Cove Petroglyph

In Polly Cove, just outside of West Dover, Nova Scotia, Canada there is a boulder with a petroglyph carving of…

Winter in the Barrens Timelapse

“Winter in the Barrens” is a wide angle time-lapse sequence that captures a view of winter in the “West Dover…

Mandelbulber Infinite Fractals Flight

This is my first attempt at creating a high definition fly-though movie of a volumetric three-dimensional fractal. The visual effect…

Drive-lapse West Dover to Halifax, Nova Scotia

This is my first attempt at filming a driving time-lapse sequence. The trip covers a 45-minute drive from West Dover…

Ink Droplets Falling Into Water

This video shows coloured ink droplets falling into a tank of clear water. This type of filming approach is often…

Digital POI Spinning Persistence of Vision Display

This is a video of an LED based Persistence of Vision device I created that writes words or patterns as…

An Aerial Exploration of West Dover

This is an aerial flight above West Dover, Nova Scotia, Canada as seen by a Multiplex EasyStar model airplane flown…

Air To Air Chase

In this video, a Multiplex Easystar model airplane is chasing a 6 foot Super Zagi plane using an NTSC resolution…

Prototype Mini-ROV Exploring Under Ice

This video shows a short-lived prototype mini-ROV (remotely operated vehicle) that was created to be able to explore under lake…

From the Sky to the Sea – Underwater ROV Film

From the Sky to the Sea is an underwater film exploring the marine environment around West Dover, Nova Scotia, Canada….

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