Start With One Shape

3d aztec half life stone temple
I took Joe’s advice and started with one shape. Then I added another, and another. Pretty soon I ended up with this weird structure. It’s the first thing I rendered on the new PC build. took 37 seconds without Global Illumination… and two hours with.

G4 quicksilver case mod windows 10 PC PLAY

G4 Quicksilver PC Case Mod

Recently I decided to gut an old G4 PowerMac Quicksilver case and replace the innards with a current-generation Windows 8 PC. After much dremeling, drilling, and assembling, I gained a sweet desktop system wrapped in an apple:

System Specs:
Motherboard: Biostar Micro ATX 1155
CPU: Intel Haswell i5 3.0 ghz quad-core
RAM: Crucial 16 GB DDR3 1600 Mhz
HD: Crucial M500 120GB SSD
Video Card: Nvidia GeForce 650Ti 1GB DDR5

Build time: 10 hours