Novemberís Program: Lander 2
November is here and the year is flying by. This monthís program Lander 2 is an earlier one from 1983. Oddly, the game displays Space Lander. Not very original as Iíve used that name before. Iím using the name I noted in my listing.
Although it has graphical elements, it is really just a counting g…
Posted Nov 03, 2011 by Steven
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Space Lander 2011
I couldn't leave well enough alone. All that analyzing and nitpicking of the original Space Lander made me wonder what it might be like if I had rewritten it. Almost 28 years later, here is the reborn version of Space Lander 2011.
I tried to stay true to the original, keeping most of the key graph…
Posted Aug 21, 2011 by Steven
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Augustís Program: Space Lander
Okay, this may not be the large program I promised, but I choose Space Lander for a different reason: it's horrible! Okay, maybe it isnít that bad, but it definitely wasnít one of better programs. This was from 1983, clearly one of my earlier attempts…
Posted Aug 17, 2011 by Steven
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Fly Me To The Moon
Playing around with POV-Ray animation. This is LEGO model 367 Lunar Lander. Trying to be a bit more ambitious with camera sweeps, using easing functions and launching the lander into space!
Since Flickr allows videos as well, I threw a copy there as well…
Posted Jan 21, 2010 by Steven
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