The Medium is the Message

Who is Marshall McLuhan? Marshall McLuhan was born in Canada on July 21st 1911. He was a student first at the University of Manitoba, and then at Cambridge University. Initially, he earned a B.A. (1932) and M.A. (1934) at Manitoba, before proceeding to complete a B.A. (1936), M.A.(1939), and Ph.D (1942) at Cambridge. He went… Continue reading The Medium is the Message

The importance of Media and Communication

New Media So, New Media. Media created using the technology of our time. As I write this, in 2015, we create images using software like Adobe’s Photoshop and Illustrator, edit 3D models using Google SketchUp and Autodesk 3Ds Max, and browse through masses of internet webpages using Google and Bing. I’d like to think that… Continue reading The importance of Media and Communication

Meow… An Introduction to CATS

Awwwwww, CATS… No, not those kinds of CATS CATS, sounds like a lovely, furry, cuddly subject where it will love you more the longer that you hold it in your lap and scratch behind its ears… It’s not. CATS actually stands for “Critical and Analytical Studies”. During CATS lessons, the idea is to strip down… Continue reading Meow… An Introduction to CATS

My Favourite 3D Designers

Caroline Miousse Caroline Miousse is currently an Assistant Art Director working at Ubisoft Montreal. At the beginning of her career, she spent almost five years working at bEHAVIOUR studios in Canada, before moving on to Ubisoft in 2006. She has worked on several of Ubisoft’s titles, beginning with Scaler (2004), and Surfs Up (2007). More recently, she has worked on most… Continue reading My Favourite 3D Designers