Screening Room

Leonard Nimoy’s “In Search Of: Future Life”

     In this, the 14th episode of the 6th season, Mr. Nimoy explores the Futurist Lifestyle. Titled “Future Life“, it’s one of the handful of episodes that actually tackles ideas that have a concrete concepts. While I have fond and frightening memories of “In Search Of“, it had very little to do with exploring… Continue reading Leonard Nimoy’s “In Search Of: Future Life”

Certain Point of View

What’s the Best Uniform in Sci-Fi?

   I challenge you to find a better uniform in all of Sci-Fi than the Colonial Warrior. (OK, it’s not a contest… this is just my opinion) The closest thing I can come up with would be the Fremen Stillsuit that was designed for David Lynch’s 1984 adaptation of Dune.    The outfits don’t feel… Continue reading What’s the Best Uniform in Sci-Fi?

Certain Point of View

My Top 3 [x 2] Robots, Bottom 3, & 3 In Between

  Re-Listening to Plaid Stallions “Robots” podcast. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkFdDahEU_U. For my lists, i really wanted to pick some different robots. I agreed with most of the choices, but not all. So, without further ado, here is my list. My top 3 are: K-9 (Doctor  Who), Gonk (Star Wars: A New Hope), Zeroid(S.T.A.R. Team)    My top 3 humanoid [splitting hairs, sue me] robots are: Dorian (Almost… Continue reading My Top 3 [x 2] Robots, Bottom 3, & 3 In Between

Celebrate

40 Years Ago, In a Place 7 Hours Away!

This video is no longer available. After eighteen million views, Disney had it removed. Nice move for the 40th anniversary of this insane production.      This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Star Wars Holiday Special!    Sometimes reviled, sometimes nostalgically adored, this show encapsulates everything that was a variety show in the… Continue reading 40 Years Ago, In a Place 7 Hours Away!

Design

Model Sheet Manipulations

   This is what brought me into the world of #digital creating. It taught me how to use what I had on hand, at first MS Paint, then graduate to more complex #design programs like Photoshop. The objective is simple, to take a character model sheet or style guide, and turn the subject into another… Continue reading Model Sheet Manipulations