Another piece to the larger puzzle. This is a test rendering for another composition we are working on, checking lighting and overall look and feel before we start perspective matching and the composite.
“Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.” – Elvis This is a desk that was given to Elvis as a gift from RCA commemorating the sales of his soundtrack to his 1961 movie, Blue Hawaii. The raised area at the front of it features […]
‘It does not do to leave a live dragon out of your calculations, if you live near him.’ – J. R. R. Tolkien This is one of the dragon statues in front of Mandalay Bay in Vegas, taken on a night when we were still recovering from the night before. It truly is the city […]
‘Once upon a time, I, Chuang-tzu, dreamt I was a butterfly, flittering hither and thither, to all intents and purposes a butterfly…suddenly I awoke… Now I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man.’ – Chuang-tzu, Chinese […]
‘You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness. You […]
‘Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.’ Abraham Lincoln The Gettysburg Address, 1863 I often wonder what some of our past leaders and founding fathers would think of our country’s current state. […]
This was is one of those ‘executive pin-art desk toys’. I remember seeing one of these in some tourist shop when I was a kid and wanting it, but didn’t have the money for it. I bought one off of eBay about 20 years later. Its funny how addictive these things are, very rarely does […]