Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Cest amoure?

They say that the internet is a place which enables stalkers to track down their prey. Some have cited Second Life as a venue which is often used to this purpose.

This is a short story about a pretty young lady caught up in just such a scenario. It's just that she's, you know, not precisely the one being followed ;)

Yay, Florida!

Eric and Darla and I have all arrived safe in Boca Raton. Just keepin' y'all up to date! :)

- - Jesse/Happ

Tuesday, April 1, 2008

All Hail Windlight!

Where did this picture come from you ask? Did I go crazy with the photoshopitude?
I did no such thing. This is a straight up screen shot of Second Life's new Release Candidate.

2-3 times better frame rate on client side effects (like tv screens, flexiprims, particles) water and sky effects, as you can see, look breathtaking. The sunset even casts a warm, orange glow upon my hat :D

For comparison, fellow Legendary Covenant member MikeR took a screenshot using the regular software of roughly the same scene: