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Mesa Arizona Temple video is now online!

I have finished my Mesa Arizona Temple model and video! As usual, there are some issues with the video. It is difficult to check the layout of trees before render, as they use up so much memory that everything moves so slow or crashes in a preview mode. Consequently I did not notice that as… read more »

Mesa Arizona Temple

I finished lots of tiny details at the Mesa Arizona Temple today. Most of the upper temple is now finished. I have not started the friezes, and I am hesitant too after all the trouble the 4 at Laie have given me. I think I can find photos of the friezes without such a large… read more »

Saturday at Mesa Arizona

When I go to add detail to my rough in, sometimes I just start cutting in lines and pulling out new geometry. Sometimes I start all over and use the original rough in as a reference tool. I almost hit that second point with Mesa today. I was able to get some new information that… read more »

Sunday at Mesa Arizona

This temple had the misfortune to fall on a day when I had much to do for my calling. It did not get the overhaul I was hoping, but good progress was made. Start on textures, new details, and an upgrade to the terrain photo are all counted in what I had tome to do…. read more »

Saturday at Manti Utah

It might not look like much progress, but trust me, there are all kinds of fiddly little details that were not there before. Also some improvements to the textures, especially the windows, which are now beginning to have blinds. Crenelation are in on the first portion of the retaining wall, the tower tops are more… read more »