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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-11-21 03:10:36 (edited 2014-11-21 03:12:10) Reply

Hey everyone! I found a great website designed to let up to ten long-distance friends watch movies and tv together- it's called Rabb.it and I think we could use it well for things like that study group people have been talking about (or we could just watch movies together but whatever).

There's no real log-in like google would demand and it'd be enough to share a link whenever we start a room in the
Activities Thread. I'd keep the tinychat around and just use this for organized meetups since this needs a host and has a cap.

Rabbit.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-11-21 03:18:13 Reply

At 11/19/14 11:17 PM, ornery wrote: Oh yeah forgot to mention.

Say hi to your new art mods.
Cairos, Jazza, and lovingthedark

Go to them with art portal problems now as well.

Congrats, y'all.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-11-21 03:52:02 Reply

At 11/20/14 09:38 PM, lovingthedark wrote: Yo I updated that Perspective tutorial with images at long last, check it.

Since the boxes are so clenched the perpective distortion is really big on some of the examples! Maybe there should be included a paragraph about the relation between the four vanishing points on the horizontal plane, and how closer vanishing points leads to much higher distortion!

Aditionally I think the techniques of finding center in perspective, and duplicating planes in perspective are very useful and important to include. Stuff like plotting curves, multiple vanishing points, and fish-eye lens distortion are also interesting things to cover. There are tons of primers to 1,- 2,- and 3-point perspective, but very few make an attempt to go more in-depth on some of the quirkier behaviours of these techniques.

Also, whoops! Guess I gotta update my emberassingly old tutorial since that's being linked from there as well!
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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-11-21 05:35:28 (edited 2014-11-21 05:40:29) Reply

At 11/21/14 03:52 AM, Havegum wrote: Stuff!

Hey, if you want to write it I'm happy to add it. I did more or less the bare minimum needed to get the points across so I could move on to other tutorials. I'm sure we could do better.


Also, whoops! Guess I gotta update my embarassingly old tutorial since that's being linked from there as well!

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-11-30 10:21:53 Reply

C&H put this out just the other day.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-11-30 11:14:18 Reply

At 11/30/14 10:21 AM, bigjonny13 wrote: C&H put this out just the other day.

ah, ah. How many times some people told me the same : work for me, for free, and you will have a lot of exposure. Always associations, clubs, firms. But at the end, you are as poor as at the beginning.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-11-30 11:41:55 Reply

At 11/30/14 10:21 AM, bigjonny13 wrote: C&H put this out just the other day.

The flabby arse is less of a joke than the request. Bloody hell, the line doesn't work on the wet-behind-the-ears greenhorn and it's still always used. Without fail. It has spread in society through the ranks of people trying to find another way to ask for free shit, a memetic strain of hepatitis.

You'll get to hell and at the un-pearly gates they'll be asking if you're willing to help their arse-poking projects in exchange for exposure, I guaran-fucking-tee it.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 05:48:12 Reply

In other news, A guy punched a hole through an £8 million Monet painting.

Thoughts?

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 07:11:19 Reply

At 12/8/14 05:48 AM, LegolaSS wrote: In other news, A guy punched a hole through an £8 million Monet painting.

Thoughts?

It looks more interesting now.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 07:24:39 Reply

At 12/8/14 05:48 AM, LegolaSS wrote: In other news, A guy punched a hole through an £8 million Monet painting.
Thoughts?

I would suppose he would have to cough up £8 million to replace it.
(why Monet, why)


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 07:55:20 Reply

At 12/8/14 05:48 AM, LegolaSS wrote: In other news, A guy punched a hole through an £8 million Monet painting.

Thoughts?

Anyone who would pay 8mil for a painting is an idiot.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 09:01:56 Reply

At 12/8/14 07:55 AM, Sockembop wrote:
At 12/8/14 05:48 AM, LegolaSS wrote: In other news, A guy punched a hole through an £8 million Monet painting.

Thoughts?
Anyone who would pay 8mil for a painting is an idiot.

Unless they were paying ME 8mil


Who is the hunter?

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 10:33:02 Reply

At 12/8/14 07:55 AM, Sockembop wrote: Anyone who would pay 8mil for a painting is an idiot.

Paintings (and antiques) are a safer currency than money itself, though. A painting's value is only going to rise over time.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 11:05:47 Reply

At 12/8/14 10:33 AM, TurkeyOnAStick wrote:
At 12/8/14 07:55 AM, Sockembop wrote: Anyone who would pay 8mil for a painting is an idiot.
Paintings (and antiques) are a safer currency than money itself, though. A painting's value is only going to rise over time.

Not if you put a fucking hole in it.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 11:43:32 Reply

At 12/8/14 11:05 AM, Lintire wrote:
At 12/8/14 10:33 AM, TurkeyOnAStick wrote:
At 12/8/14 07:55 AM, Sockembop wrote: Anyone who would pay 8mil for a painting is an idiot.
Paintings (and antiques) are a safer currency than money itself, though. A painting's value is only going to rise over time.
Not if you put a fucking hole in it.

Sign the hole and call it an art happening and hey presto - now it's worth twice as much...


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 12:21:09 Reply

At 12/8/14 10:33 AM, TurkeyOnAStick wrote:
At 12/8/14 07:55 AM, Sockembop wrote: Anyone who would pay 8mil for a painting is an idiot.
Paintings (and antiques) are a safer currency than money itself, though. A painting's value is only going to rise over time.

Only because there are so many idiots who are willing to pay 8 mil + for a painting because it's old.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 18:24:30 Reply

Monet would've hated the punishment. He'd probably be kind of pissed his casual painting was destroyed, but not 8 million dollars pissed.

Also, this guy so can't make good excuses.


A rather disgusting-looking git that should have been disposed of ages ago.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-08 21:13:38 Reply

At 12/8/14 06:24 PM, test-object wrote: Monet would've hated the punishment. He'd probably be kind of pissed his casual painting was destroyed, but not 8 million dollars pissed.

Also, this guy so can't make good excuses.

Money destroyed plenty of his own pieces. Granted they may have been terrible, but who knows now. I assume the painting was insured? I wonder if it can be repaired. For myself I'm just relieved that it wasn't a piece I'm fond of.


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-22 19:29:15 Reply

Guys, drop whatever you're working on...

We've empirically calculated how to do art.


A rather disgusting-looking git that should have been disposed of ages ago.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-22 19:39:54 Reply

At 12/22/14 07:29 PM, test-object wrote: Guys, drop whatever you're working on...
We've empirically calculated how to do art.

I can do it to my own face?

I CAN FIGHT WITH THE MANGAS???

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 10:23:46 Reply

Merry Christmas everyone.

Even though these days I'm not around as much as I used to be, you guys are always in my thoughts :)

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 12:34:11 Reply

At 12/25/14 10:23 AM, bigjonny13 wrote: Merry Christmas everyone.

Merry christmas to all, and to all a good night!
Woo!


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 14:32:53 Reply

I hope you all make it through a miserable bah humbug day and have a happy new year!


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 14:42:14 Reply

Merry christmas, ya nerds.

and anything else you may celebrate
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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 15:10:42 Reply

Have a wonderful Thursday everyone!

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 15:22:29 Reply

Merry Christmas :{3


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 15:43:11 Reply

Happy Boxing Day eve, guys!


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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 20:19:05 Reply

Happy New Year's, you collectively funky pile of nipples and toothpaste.

I hope none of you remain under the abject tyranny of sobriety.

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-25 21:13:30 Reply

hope everyone's holidays are going well!

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Response to Art Forum Lounge 2014-12-26 09:16:34 Reply

Got a new tablet from my sister and gonna get it on January!
It's definitely an awesome Christmas for me. :3
Merry Christmas forum art lounge!


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