Mr Dude

I came across this old fella at the bus stop. Just your typical old man, with a few easter eggs, and some chilli’s on a bush. Something for dinner, and something for dessert? Something for the wife, and something for the kids? Or something for the lady downstairs? Either way, he’s part of a generation…

Great writing: Martin Luther King Jr.

Originally posted on Catherine McCallum:
In his book How to Write a Sentence, Stanley Fish describes this famous sentence from Martin Luther King Jr.’s Letter from a Birmingham Jail as “a tremendous rhetorical achievement, a sentence for the ages”. He goes on to give a fascinating two-page analysis of the sentence’s effectiveness. I hadn’t read…

VFX Artists need to Break their own Shackles

Hope you don’t mind my adding to the something different conversation today, but I’ve been wanting to contribute to the turning-green VFX movement since it began. I would change my profile pic in support but I’m semi retired, and in disguise. Something I think that’s often overlooked by VFX Artists is the importance of the…