Author Archives: Sci-Fi Guru

Gigapixel Season

Gigapixel Season

It’s that time of year again – gigapixel season.

At Blakeway Worldwide Panoramas, we produce these multi-billion pixel, 360° fan photos as a marketing tool to promote sales of our panoramic stadium prints. Taken over several minutes and comprised of hundreds of photos, these capture everyone within the stadium (so long as they haven’t run for a snack break, anyway!) and allow fans to find and tag themselves and friends.

Check out some of my favorites of the season so far, or see them all at Blakeway Gigapixel.

Sci-Fi Music Mixing

Sci-Fi Music Mixing

I’m amateur as hell when it comes to mixing music, but I sure have a lot of fun doing it. I’ve decided to start including my mixes throughout my site, but the best central location to give them a listen is through Soundcloud. Although my favorite stuff to listen to overall is industrial/EBM or goth-leaning,… Read More

5 Sci-Fi Films to Look Forward to in 2015

5 Sci-Fi Films to Look Forward to in 2015

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens Of course I’m going to list any Star Wars film first in this list. It’s been my greatest source of sci-fi inspiration since I was a kid, and the universe of geekery I’ve delved most deeply into. I admit I approach this first… Read More

The Toy that Might Kill You

The Toy that Might Kill You

This incredible educational toy sounds like something straight out of a science fiction novel, but was actually produced and sold within the U.S. from 1951-1952 before it was pulled from the market.  The “Gilbert U-238 Atomic Energy Lab” was one of many A. C. Gilbert invented during the era – including chemistry sets, microscope sets, and the famous Erector… Read More

Photoshop Coloring Tutorial

Photoshop Coloring Tutorial

Quite often, I’m asked by other artists picking up Photoshop if there are any tips or tricks I can give them. While this tutorial won’t give you any specific guidance on how to draw in a comic or cel-shaded style of art, I will provide some tips on how to make this process much easier… Read More