The Hard Shell of the Nut Let’s look at the feature requests on the Sansar Forum. Go ahead. Take a look. You will find about 480 requests or “posts”. A few of these posts are duplicates, or they are so similar that they will result in the same feature when Linden Lab implements them. I… Continue reading The Sansar Roadmap
Fundamentals We have all become familiar with the fundamental orientation of the X,Y, and Z axis in Sansar. So there should be no need to review this for experienced creators. And when a fellow creator becomes disoriented in relation to the three dimensional axis, many of us are generous with our time and try to… Continue reading Knowledge Base vs Community Forum
Update 9-8-17 In the latest Sansar update that was pushed out on 9-8-17, Linden Lab succeeded in breaking a number of things. Scripts that had worked in the past no longer work. Some creators reported objects in their experiences had moved while other objects stayed in place. And other creators reported that nothing had moved.… Continue reading Broken, Taken, or Lost?
Is Tangent Space really necessary? Little things are seldom documented in the Sansar Release Notes. And searching old release notes is quite time consuming. Also, some things get into a minor update and they too are not consistently documented. The Sansar documentation will grow stale when changes are made to the program and the updates… Continue reading Undocumented Sansar Changes
I recently had a short conversation with a fellow creator and the topic turned to tutorials. I think that all creators have relied on tutorials as a way to learn their craft. Some of our best creators have been working with computer graphics for several years. But there are many creators who are just now… Continue reading The Academy of Virtual Reality Arts and Science
Put yourself in the position of the viewer of this photograph. Some viewers will have their attention drawn to the clouds in the background. Some viewers allow their gaze to fall on the hills and the valley. Some viewers will zero in on the details of one of the many trees or shrubs on the… Continue reading The Value of a Slow Walk
After just a few blog posts, I am going to go out on a limb and try a short rant. I hope you will comment if it strikes a resonant chord with you. Do you own any cookbooks with the phrase “Tips and Trick” in the title? When you open the cookbook and wish to… Continue reading Tips and Tricks – Just say no, please!