Lights! Camera! Action!
LEGO Animation Workshop
Stamford Museum & Nature Center, February 22nd 2014, by Rick Theroux and Alex Kobbs
This accompanied ILUGNY’s “Lights! Camera! Action!” workshop at SM&NC. It gives a basic overview of animation, brickfilms, and getting started making your own. Watch this YouTube video for a great explanation of the event, and to see what the kids (and adults) worked on.
Lighting Your LEGO City
BrickFair NE, May 10th 2013, by Will Smart
Presentation (with demonstration) on how to rig up custom LED lights. Almost no soldering required, easy to repair in the field (at a show!) and very easy to route through your own MOC’s. Check out my full presentation here, or download the PowerPoint (PPTX) or Open Document Presentation (ODP)
3D Rendering your LEGO Creations
BrickFair VA, August 2nd 2013, by Will Smart
Presentation (with demonstration using Amazon AWS) on how to render your MOC’s using LDD to POV-Ray. The full presentation is available here, or you can download the PowerPoint (PPTX) or Open Document Presentation (ODP) after the event.