Category Archive for 'Bablings and Ramblings'

Wohooo! Whatever! Bablings and ramblings galore! Let”s throw in a couple of photos of yesterday”s party on top of that, just for kicks!

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A Shortcut For Your Shortcuts

April 2nd, 2008 by Patrick Boucher. Viewed 5217 times.

When working with XSI in a facility I often use Python modules to better package my code and allow easy reuse of key parts in the different tools that are developed. These modules I usually keep in a location on the main drive of the workstations, for example: C:\<facilityName>\libs\python. I’ll also put in place a [...]

Steven Caron, OBJ Files, Sexy Bits and Waste

March 1st, 2008 by Patrick Boucher. Viewed 20143 times.

What do all these things have in common? The weird wirings in my brain. That’s what. Back to the beginning At the end of last October Steven Caron sent me a plugin he wrote that allows an XSI user to drag and drop .obj files into the interface and have them import automatically according to [...]

Points on a sphere

October 4th, 2006 by Patrick Boucher. Viewed 56671 times.

A few algorithms to distribute points on the surface of a sphere.

ADAPT 2006

September 24th, 2006 by Patrick Boucher. Viewed 37554 times.

I went to Adapt 2006 this weekend and decided to post about it. You’ll see some stuff on here in the future that will be born of some ideas I picked up during this weekend, of that I’m positive.

New website for Buzz

September 7th, 2006 by Patrick Boucher. Viewed 7610 times.

Buzz, the Montreal-based visual effects studio, has a new web site up. They’ve got some nice content to view, but of course, I’m biased. Cheers.