3DDD Student Spotlight: Matt Tidridge

3DDD Student Matt Tidridge received an Outstanding Undergraduate Scholar award. Presented to students who have received between a 3.85 and 4.0 GPA while also achieving in other areas. An additional article about Matt’s achievement was featured here For more examples of … Continue reading

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3DDD 2015 Thesis Projects

The year wrapped-up with the 3D Digital Design seniors presenting their the work. Some of the works were from students Deanna Giovinazzo for her work Morphscape, Shinichi Nyugen for his character designs Warrior, Swordswoman, Mage and Beserker: whose works were … Continue reading

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3DDD in ImagineRIT

3D Digital design presented a lot of work at the 2015 ImagineRIT festival! Virtual Arcade: Students from the Real Time Design class (Assistant Professor Shaun Foster) presented their interactive 3D levels. These levels were designed by students combining 3D graphics, … Continue reading

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First Week “100 Hours” Project

3D Digital Design held another “100 Hours, First Week Project” during the first week of Spring semester. Students broke into teams of 10 with each team having students from each level, with Juniors being team leaders.  Students were challenged with … Continue reading

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Project M: Gown Town

This was a multi-department design thought process collaboration.  John Bielenberg and Ryan Clifford facilitated a two day multidisciplinary-design school collaboration for social good, on Oct. 2–4!   Students were challenged to collaborate, generate ideas, problem solve and deliver “big picture” projects … Continue reading

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3DDD Student Focus: Internships Interview

This was a quick interview with 3D Digital Graphics student Nick Miclette.  I asked Nick to share his advice with other 3DDD students regarding internships. Nick, this is your senior year in 3D Digital Graphics.   Nick:  Yes it is! … Continue reading

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Where Augmented Reality, 3D Design and History Combine

A good part of this summer was dedicated to the wrapping up of  “FLIPs Path Through History” augmented reality historical application (now available on the Apple store here).  This project was funded by a grant from Empire State Development In … Continue reading

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Where They Work

The 3DDD program is fairly new with the first class graduating in 2012 with only 4 students.  Here’s a sampling of where the graduates work (or go to school) now: Kirk Lansman – Character Technical Director @ Dreamworks Animation (How … Continue reading

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3D Digital Design ImagineRIT 2014

3D Digital design was out in force for the 2014 ImagineRIT festival!  We hosted multiple showcases: Projections and Music in 7A-Web Auditorium: VJ projections by Marla Schweppe and Graduate Student Boyang Ma http://www.rit.edu/imagine/planyourday14/exhibit.php?id=335 The Virtual Arcade in 3D Digital Design … Continue reading

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Best of show – Hard surface modeling / Project 1

The two images below represent the strongest submitted projects for the first assignment in the hard surface modeling course. Below is the project description and parameters. The theme of the first project is hybridization. You will create a robot constructed … Continue reading

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