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Ricky Grove

About


Ricky Grove is the managing editor at Renderosity.com where he produces the weekly "News of the Week" and "Gallery of the Week" video programs. When he's not editing video or watching anime, Ricky works at the best bookstore in Los Angeles: The Iliad Bookshop. He has a life-long love of reading, movies and animation. He lives with his partner, writer Lisa Morton, and 2 eccentric cats in Southern California. You can discover more about Ricky at his website: www.rgrove.com and his FB Page


User Since

Mar 08, 2018

-gToon

#DigitalLove: Love on World of Warcraft

Oct 28, 2015 at 10:21 am by -gToon

So, I have to admit that when I read this story written by Jessica Aboujrass (silver), it gave me chills. I think it happened when I read the first sentence. Let me know if yo.... Read More

#DigitalLove A Match made in "Stormwind"

Oct 28, 2015 at 04:57 am by -gToon

I'm constantly learning about the power of love day in and day out. And, reading stories like this-- from Susan Justice (sveva)-- makes me understand love even more! Where did.... Read More

Red Giant Releases Trapcode Suite 13

Oct 28, 2015 at 02:35 am by -gToon

Portland, OR - October 28, 2015 - Red Giant announced today the release of Trapcode Suite 13, an upgrade to the industry's most essential tools for creating motion graphics an.... Read More

SLiB Browser Pro for Maya Released

Oct 25, 2015 at 06:17 pm by -gToon

SLiB Browser PRO code was completely rewritten from scratch to greatly improve functionality and stability. Beside all features SLiB | Browser has to offer the PRO version all.... Read More

Review: Maxon's Cinema 4D Release 17

Oct 25, 2015 at 07:59 am by -gToon

"Cinema 4D is user-friendly, integrates well with other professional applications and delivered us the creative advantage we needed to work quickly and translate our ideas.... Read More

Maxon Software Now Available in the Renderosity MarketPlace!

Oct 23, 2015 at 11:17 pm by -gToon

Maxon Software Now Available in The MarketPlace! The Renderosity MarketPlace Staff is excited to now offer the latest software from Maxon right here in our MarketPlace. MAXON.... Read More

Celebrate Halloween ComicFest 2015 With Free Comics

Oct 23, 2015 at 03:10 pm by -gToon

Extra, Extra, read all about it- get some free comics on Halloween! Celebrate Halloween by heading to your local comic shop to receive free comics! What better way to spend Ha.... Read More

Halloween the 20th by Greg Chapman

Oct 23, 2015 at 01:43 pm by -gToon

Halloween‬ the 20th by Greg Chapman Greg Chapman is a professional graphic artist based in Australia. He works in the horror/supernatural world of book covers, illustrations.... Read More

The Special Meaning Behind "She Will Always Be My Mommy"

Oct 23, 2015 at 07:52 am by -gToon

When I saw this photo Renderosity member shayhurs took this picture of her daughter and doggie, I had to inquire more about it! Please tell me the backstory behind the photo..... Read More

Online Registration for Siggraph Asia 2015 Closes on October 23.

Oct 22, 2015 at 06:09 pm by -gToon

The 8th ACM SIGGRAPH Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques in Asia will be held in Kobe, Japan at the Kobe Convention Center from 2 - 5 N.... Read More

The Meaning Behind "Lost Childhood"

Oct 21, 2015 at 06:21 am by -gToon

While browsing on Renderosity's gallery, the image "Lost Childhood" popped out to me because I was interested in the title as well as the image itself. So, I decided to dig de.... Read More

Virtual Reality - a Primer

Oct 20, 2015 at 06:37 pm by -gToon

Immersing yourself in a virtual world has long been a dream of science-fiction stories - and it's about to become a reality. We take a look at how this amazing technology work.... Read More

Denise Walker (MrsRatbag): "Art means life"

Oct 20, 2015 at 09:03 am by -gToon

I love interviewing artists about how they got started as an artist. It's always interesting to see where they began until now. They kept practicing, never gave up and in the.... Read More

Renderosity Halloween Contest Voting Now Open!

Oct 19, 2015 at 05:01 am by -gToon

Our sister site, Renderosity hosted a Halloween contest for its community and now it's allowing members to vote for their favorites. If you're interested in voting and learnin.... Read More

ArtTalk 2: Drawing and the Imagination

Oct 18, 2015 at 06:34 pm by -gToon

A conversation with two artists who excel at drawing. Greg Chapman professional artist and book cover designer Melissa Moraitis, Renderosity artist (BlackTalonArts) Ricky Gr.... Read More

Autodesk Maya Tips & Tricks - Manipulators

Oct 17, 2015 at 08:58 pm by -gToon

Autodesk Maya Tips & Tricks - Manipulators These Autodesk Maya tips for using the manipulators are extremely simple, yet even many experienced Maya users don't know them..... Read More

NVIDIA announces a new line up of Quadro Mobile GPUs.

Oct 17, 2015 at 08:22 am by -gToon

Quadro-powered mobile workstations pack enough punch to run the same demanding professional applications as desktop workstations. If you're a designer, artist, architect o.... Read More

Umbrella Sky by BlacKeri

Oct 16, 2015 at 11:25 pm by -gToon

Umbrella Sky by BlacKeri Renderosity artist, BlackKeri, has a remarkable gallery at renderosity. Her 2D illustrations are exquisite and it's hard to pick a single image to.... Read More

Side Effects Software Announces the Release of Houdini 15

Oct 16, 2015 at 07:51 am by -gToon

Just nine months after artists first got their hands on Houdini 14, Side Effects Software has announced the release of Houdini 15 with onion skinning, new shader building to.... Read More

The Symbolism Behind the "I Chose You" Image

Oct 15, 2015 at 09:42 pm by -gToon

Lately, I've been looking for images on Renderosity that jump out and symbolize 'love.' I'm a hopeless romantic and love hearing about marriage proposals, acts of love, and st.... Read More