HowTo: Use transparent texture to create wings

HowTo: Use transparent texture to create wings

The activity described in this posting – creating a butterfly wings for my avatar — took me a fair amount of work to figure out. This was despite two really good tutorials on transparency (A comprehensive tutorial on transparency and a really good tutorial on transparency and Paint Shop Pro). Even after all of this effort the initial results weren’t...

Zilco Products

Zilco Products

I signed up for the very first designindustry course held at Canterbury University several months back. This was partly due to meeting Dorenda and the team she has built up around her and being so impressed with their enthusiasm and foresight. It also had a lot to do with agreeing with the principle of Canterbury leading the way for Design...

Great Gifts for All men – The Finest Advice

Great Gifts for All men – The Finest Advice

In some cases it can be difficult to find wonderful gifts for males everyone has to produce an appreciated one or enjoyed one on that special event but sometime that can be more challenging than it sounds. luckily delightful presents for men has an extensive selection of great items as well as presents for guys who have certainly the whole...

Infor VISUAL Enterprise Helps Athertons Maintain a Polished Performance

Infor VISUAL Enterprise Helps Athertons Maintain a Polished Performance

17/03/2006 – A E Atherton & Sons, a family business based in Thornbury, have purchased Infor VISUAL Enterprise through LSA Australia.   Athertons has been in business since 1889 and over this time has changed and adapted their product line where they are now the premier supplier of infection control and health care equipment to hospitals throughout Australia as well...

Dynamic Dry Film Thickness Measurement and Monitoring

Dynamic Dry Film Thickness Measurement and Monitoring

“Precisely monitor coating thickness in real time” On line Dynamic Film Monitor, DFM1™ measures the paint film thickness of the cured paint at line speeds of up to 650 fpm (200 mpm) in real time. Line operators will have the benefit of rapid coating thickness feedback enabling fine tuning of the coater setup at the commencement of any production run....

CorTech Training

CorTech Training

CorTech Training are collaborating to bring you basic performance based training for corrosion applications. The Protective Coatings & Linings Stress-Zine gives me, Glenn E. Bowie, opportunities to help corrosion and materials science engineers use my background in studying effects of stress on material behaviors. Previously prepared course Corrosion I addresses historic pitting corrosion data sets, and Corrosion II emphasizes fatigue...

REDESIGNING THE FREEFALL EXPERIENCE

REDESIGNING THE FREEFALL EXPERIENCE

By Chris Chitty   Bungy-jumping first began on the Pacific Island of Vanuatu where men sought to prove their manhood by tying springy vines to their ankles and throwing themselves off very tall wooden towers. In the 1980s AJ Hackett and Henry van Asch experimented with modern-day equivalents and, a year after a notorious jump off the Eiffel Tower in...