Zaha Hadid has completed a new facility for the University of Oxford – a centre for studying Middle Eastern culture, conceived by the architect as a reflective tunnel suspended in space (+ slideshow).
Most digital artists use 3D modeling software to create all kinds of eye pleasing, and extremely realistic looking, virtual objects which are easily mistaken for real life objects. But 3D software can also be used as a force of evil or, in this case, mind boggling strangeness.These totally warped characters were created by digital artist Lee Griggs by using photographic textures applied to bizarrely deformed models for his appropriately titled series Deformations.Some of them are square pegs, ot
With the rise of 3D printing and the technology about to go mainstream, Adobe has again turned its attention to 3D in Photoshop. At the 3D Printshow in New York, the company showcased three new features that will be available in a future version of Photoshop CC.
Playing around SVG (scalar vector graphics) always fascinates me. To me, providing a usable website shows the designer cares about its users and product, and SVG provides us power to do so. SVG has already taken the web by storm, and its robust feature “SVG transformations” takes its abilities to a whole new level. SVG images can be transformed easily by moving, scaling, skewing, and rotating. The process is quite useful when it comes to performing animations where scaling and rotating are deemed necessary. This is also helpful presenting vertical and diagonal text.
The transform attribute defines a series of elements that need to be transformed. All the items within the transform list can be split with the help of whitespace or commas, and applied from right to left.