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APNG Files vs. GIF Files

02/24/14  |  Posted by Jordan Charlton  |  Posted in Digital Creativity

GIF files have become very popular on the Internet. They are used for moving logos for websites, capturing funny moments from Television shows and movies, and are used in memes. GIF files are fun files...

Texture Resource Libraries

02/07/14  |  Posted by Jordan Charlton  |  Posted in Digital Canvas - Tips & Tricks

Last year in October, I talked about the importance of making your own assets for digital art by showing how to make your own custom Photoshop brushes and textures. Creating your own assets as a...

X Display

02/07/14  |  Posted by Jordan Charlton  |  Posted in Digital Canvas - Apps & Accessories

When working in a digital environment, it can sometimes feel limiting to work with only one display. Working on one monitor can limit how many windows you can see at once, limiting the ability to...

Easy 3D Modeling in Sculptris

01/22/14  |  Posted by Jordan Charlton  |  Posted in Digital Creativity

In a previous blog post I mentioned two 3D modeling programs, Blender and Maya. Even though blender and Maya are great programs, they are a little interface heavy. Some of the modeling by using the...

Changing a Series of Images Into Video

01/21/14  |  Posted by Jordan Charlton  |  Posted in Digital Creativity

Turning a large quantity of images into a video is ideal for stop motion animation. Whether the images are drawn or captured, they can be played to have some sort of motion or play like...

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