Category Archives: Movies & Machinima

Mono Beta Refresh 8

The Mono regions on the beta grid were updated with new binaries yesterday that resolve SVC-1421, but more importantly merge the Mono changes with Havok 4. There are now very few open issues remaining, so if you haven’t already, please … Continue reading

Posted in Bugs & Fixes, Games, Movies & Machinima, Preview Grid, Scripting | Tagged | 39 Comments

Machinima Mailing List and Wiki Portal Created!

The Machinima panel at the Second Life Community Convention (SLCC) concluded this year with a feedback session and inspired what some might call a machine animation Linden renaissance. As such, we have created the Machinimatographers of Second Life mailing list … Continue reading

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Last Call for Machinima Entries

The Machinima Europe Festival 07, taking place at De Montfort University in Leicester, UK is soon coming to a close (Sept. 01, 2007 is the deadline!). If you’re a machinimator and still haven’t submitted your work (or know of others … Continue reading

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Newsletter Posted!

  Have you got the downtime blues? View the latest installment of Second Opinion, the Second Life newsletter, on our website and coming soon, grab a newly updated copy from one of our in-world locations. (Don’t forget to sign up … Continue reading

Posted in -Miscellaneous, Announcements & News, Community, Creativity & Ideas, Development, Economy, Education, Events, Games, Interviews, Marketing, Movies & Machinima, Music, Tips & Tricks, Volunteers | 242 Comments

WindLight atmospheric rendering comes to Second Life!

What is WindLight? How did this happen?WindLight “simulates the ways that sunlight is scattered by the atmosphere under different climatic conditions, such as fog or haze”. Long story short: killer skies and kickass environments. Linden Lab has teamed up with and … Continue reading

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Second Life Video Tutorial Series (beta): Intro to Textures

In an effort to provide new and existing residents more information about how to create things in Second Life, I have produced a trial video, “Introduction to Textures,” released today on Youtube.com This is the first of what may become … Continue reading

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The advent of an illustrious age of sculpted prims!

Amidst all the serious news on this Official Linden Blog and the hard work we do on critical problems because we love our community, we’d like to take a moment to share with you something fun, something useful, something good … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity & Ideas, Development, Movies & Machinima, New Releases | 111 Comments