Architettura in Second Life

Check out this brilliant machinima piece, describing the EX.IT project I posted last week. [youtube = http://it.youtube.com/watch?v=GkOnED0AxNs] I think the choice of soundtrack is perfect – with the urban sounds of cars honking every so often – with rain...

More WindLight

[youtube = http://youtube.com/watch?v=h4BMmq4dono] Looks pretty sweet, but it doesn’t look like there will be realtime shadows rendered. I can only imagine the weight a system like that would add to SL, so I’m definitely not surprised or disappointed. This...

Raising Real Money to Build Real Houses and a Case for Virtual Collaboration

[youtube = http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3KboWvZ9PLc] Machinima showing Cameron Sinclair and John Gage discussing virtual collaboration and Open Architecture Network in Second Life. Sponsored by Sun Professional Services, coordinated by Clear Ink, machinima by Kiwini...

Post-Katrina Virtuality: The Porchdog

[youtube = http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FwzGOSa22aY] As a contribution to Architecture for Humanity’s Open Architecture Network, I built this virtual model on Architecture Island (SLurl).   Real-life construction of the Porchdog home is part of Architecture...