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jj  bigley           artist

looking for work

05/26/2019

I am here juggling some projects and a new life in Marina, California with the family. There is thunder in the air. New art is unfolding…

updated website

05/26/2019

game coin tutorial | video

05/26/2019

last class

05/26/2019

Reserving a space here for some thoughts on my last few classes taught at the art institute… 4 years in total. I witnessed some amazing talent. Good luck to those I had a chance to teach. I hope to work next to you in the industry.

– JJB

powercell tutorial | video

05/26/2019

This prop design and highpoly was modeled by a friend of mine, Nathan Buczkowski, who let me demo on it for the purpose of teaching students. This series is a WIP and will wrapped up with a texturing tutorial in the near future.

Above is the lowpoly chapter of the series. I show tri for tri how I get to a workable lowpoly ready for unwrapping and projection.

Above is the unwrapping chapter of the series. I show and explain some techniques targeted at beginners for unwrapping the lowpoly that was created in the previous chapter.

qtip | quick chamfer holes

05/26/2019
qtip-chamferholes

normal map rtt projection in max | video

10/26/2017

qtip | realtime screenshots in max 2016

01/18/2016

Old-School Max Rendering Tips

12/24/2015

qtip – spline tips

11/24/2015