Perspective – a point of view

Preface When I went went looking for a nice introductory text on perspective drawing that I could recommend to others, I found several excellent descriptions of perspective theory and the…

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A quick water effect in Photoshop

How I created the water effect in this bath sequence: I use the "ocean ripple" filter to create the water surface, but one must have something to ripple first. I…

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Valley Gunship

Polystyrene model of the gunship from Kaze no Tani no Nausicaa. This was an old kit and required a lot of modification to fit together indifferently well. I detailed the…

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Kushana figure

I created this polymer clay figure of Princess Kushana from Kaze no Tani no Nausicaa mostly from scratch, with some parts of her "horseclaw" mount from a "Nausicaa on Kai"…

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Nausicaa on Mehve

Model of the Mehve glider with figure of Princess Nausicaa, from Kaze no Tani no Nausicaa. This was an old and quite poorly made model kit. I added the "wormflute"…

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Nausicaa on Kai

Figure of Nausicaa mounted on her "horseclaw" Kai, from the movie Kaze no Tani no Nausicaa

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Nausicaa and Ohmu larva

Figure of Princess Nausicaa with a wounded Ohmu larva, from the studio Ghibli movie Kaze no Tani no Nausicaa

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Laputa Flappter

A polystyrene model of the Flappter aircraft from the Studio Ghibli movie Tenkū no Shiro Lapyuta. I added a safety belt and some detail to the instrument panel.

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