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Nick Charles

About


By day, a mild-mannered Certified Pharmacy Technician working in a hospital, contrasting creative outlets as a digital artist, sculptor, musician, singer/songwriter, and Staff Writer for Renderosity Magazine. A Northeast Ohio native, who dreams of one day retiring to a small town in Maine.


User Since

Mar 08, 2018

nickcharles

Motion Weekly for March 26, 2016

Mar 25, 2016 at 10:48 pm by nickcharles

The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured have been created by professional.... Read More

Motion Weekly for March 19, 2016

Mar 18, 2016 at 08:22 pm by nickcharles

Motion Weekly for March 19, 2016 The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured hav.... Read More

One-on-One With Artist Liz Kelly Zook

Mar 18, 2016 at 10:21 am by nickcharles

I love chatting with artists on a daily basis getting their take on how they view art. I spoke wth artist Liz Kelly Zook about her artistic background and how she got started..... Read More

Motion Weekly for March 14, 2015

Mar 13, 2016 at 01:23 pm by nickcharles

Motion Weekly The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured have been created by p.... Read More

Simon (Simon-3D) : The Tale Of Life And Death

Mar 11, 2016 at 11:00 am by nickcharles

Just by having an e-mail conversation with Simon Schild (Simon 3-d), you get the notion that he's playfully sarcastic, and does not want others feeling sympathy for him. But,.... Read More

Renderosity Introduces The Filter Forge Forum

Mar 10, 2016 at 05:21 pm by nickcharles

Recently, Renderosity added to its long list of active forums, a brand new software-specific forum: the Filter Forge Forum. If you're not familiar with Filter Forge, it's cert.... Read More

Navigating The Novel : Interview With Author, Michael Haase

Mar 10, 2016 at 05:14 pm by nickcharles

So, I met this guy at a breastfeeding class... Sounds like a good joke, eh? Actually, I was at work in the ER one day when this nurse comes up and says, "This might be kinda w.... Read More

Motion Weekly - March 6, 2016

Mar 05, 2016 at 09:19 pm by nickcharles

Motion Weekly The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured have been created by p.... Read More

Procedural Modeling and Animation and Houdini

Mar 03, 2016 at 09:16 pm by nickcharles

In tandem with our ongoing Learning Houdini journals, we are sharing one of Rohan Dalvi's free tutorials. In this tutorial, Rohan talks about the difference working "procedura.... Read More

Motion Weekly - Feb 27, 2016

Feb 26, 2016 at 10:58 am by nickcharles

Motion Weekly The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured have been created by p.... Read More

NVIDIA Iray - The New Reality in Digital Design

Feb 20, 2016 at 09:16 pm by nickcharles

From NVIDIA's YouTube channel: NVIDIA Iray is creating a new reality in visual design with technologies that provide fluid realism and scalability to create the ultimate envir.... Read More

A Brief Lesson on Color Theory by Rhea Lelina Manglap

Feb 19, 2016 at 11:23 pm by nickcharles

Vimeo is a great place for all kinds of high-quality videos. We found this remarkable video on Color Theory and couldn't believe it was so short! How do you pack the fundament.... Read More

Motion Weekly for Feb 19, 2016

Feb 15, 2016 at 10:18 am by nickcharles

Motion Weekly The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured have been created by p.... Read More

Motion Weekly - February 12, 2016

Feb 09, 2016 at 01:10 pm by nickcharles

The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured have been created by professional.... Read More

Motion Weekly -February 5, 2016

Feb 03, 2016 at 09:34 pm by nickcharles

The Motion Weekly is a showcase of awe-inspiring short films, animation and motion graphic works from around the web. Some pieces featured have been created by professional.... Read More

Tempesta3d: "Art has always been a huge passion for me"

Jan 05, 2016 at 02:55 pm by nickcharles

Renderosity Vendor Tempesta3d took some time out of her busy schedule to chat with my about her artistic background. You would think full-time vendors wouldn't have too much t.... Read More

Wacom Cintiq Companion 2 review

Jan 04, 2016 at 04:05 pm by nickcharles

Early in 2015, Wacom released the second generation of their Cintiq Companion. And this time, I believe Wacom got it perfect. The Wacom Cintiq Companion 2 is really a killer c.... Read More

Sander Osephius (2nd_World) "I love the fact that you're able to create something from scratch"

Dec 28, 2015 at 12:23 pm by nickcharles

Chatting with Renderosity vendors such as Sander Osephius (2nd_World) makes my job fun! I love learning how they fell in love with art and what lend them to joining our site..... Read More

NVIDIA Iray Making headlines - again!

Dec 23, 2015 at 11:36 pm by nickcharles

NVIDIA Iray® is now available as a plugin renderer sold directly to consumers for Autodesk 3DS Max and Autodesk Maya. Iray for other products, including Autodesk Revit and R.... Read More

NVIDIA GPU Quadro M5000 in Review

Dec 18, 2015 at 11:02 pm by nickcharles

NVIDIA Quadro M5000 Workstation Graphics Card The new NVIDIA Quadro M5000 workstation-class graphics card is the spiritual successor to the NVIDIA Quadro K5200. The 'M' in.... Read More