### Featured, Python, XSI »

[13 Jul 2010 | 3 Comments | 16,964 views]

This is the second article of two that show solutions to common problems faced when using Python in XSI.

It discusses a useful way of importing your own Python modules into your plugins.

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### Featured, Python, XSI »

[8 Jul 2010 | 2 Comments | 15,298 views]

This article is the first of two that will show you solutions to a couple of common problems you’ll face when using Python in XSI.

Here we look at passing functions to PPGs to be used as PPG logic. Something simple in other scripting languages, but harder in Python.

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### 3D, Featured, ICE, XSI »

[4 Jul 2010 | 3 Comments | 10,503 views]

Exporting ICE compounds. What could be simpler?

Well, as it turns out, quite a lot. Especially if you forget to tick a certain checkbox…

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### 3D, Featured, Maths, Matrix »

[9 May 2010 | 5 Comments | 53,667 views]

How do 3×3 matrices rotate and scale points?

This is the second installment in a series of articles to help explain and develop intuition surrounding what is sometimes mistakenly perceived to be a difficult subject.

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### 3D, Download, Featured, XSI »

[22 Feb 2010 | 25 Comments | 34,389 views]

A tool free to download for XSI, that mimics the Tab menu from Houdini and Nuke.

A great way to speed up your workflow.

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### Featured, Maths, Matrix »

[17 Jan 2010 | 20 Comments | 49,965 views]

Never quite understood what a 3×3 matrix is?

This is an introduction to help explain and develop intuition surrounding what is sometimes mistakenly perceived to be a difficult subject.

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### Featured, ICE, XSI »

[2 Oct 2009 | 13 Comments | 27,099 views]

A complete guide to retiming particles in ICE.

The techniques discussed in this article were used for Sky Sports’ “Super Sunday” television ident at The Mill, earlier this year.

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### Featured, Video »

[27 Sep 2009 | No Comment | 7,048 views]

Back in August, The Mill gave me a new challenge. There was a new job coming in to create a viral for Audi and they wanted me to lead and act as VFX supervisor on the shoot.

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