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by pojo
July 28th, 2014, 4:00 pm
Forum: software and technology
Topic: 3d modeling a femur from scans
Replies: 5
Views: 1889

3d modeling a femur from scans

hi corofloaters, i need to model a femur from mri scans to do some fea and vibration tests on for an implant job. i have a whole series of images like the one below that are my reference for creating the model. my question is, what is a good modeling technique or software for doing this ? i have tif...
by pojo
December 17th, 2013, 11:31 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Next Defining Style
Replies: 36
Views: 4468

Re: Next Defining Style

form follows function is an often sensible coined phrase in our industry, this has become the incumbent responsibility of the industrial designer, but in the future i see a lot more focus on form follows feeling. look at what is happening with the development of the robot generation and artificial i...
by pojo
November 29th, 2013, 1:48 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Technique vs. Design
Replies: 17
Views: 5675

Re: Technique vs. Design

design is a multitude of techniques that when implemented correctly will provide the basis for improvement for people to perform. in regarding the musical instrument example, I agree with idal and yo in the sense that the design of musical instruments, at least in the analog variety, is determined p...
by pojo
November 3rd, 2013, 10:25 pm
Forum: off topic
Topic: australia
Replies: 3
Views: 1956

australia

i'm about to embark on a long trip around the world starting before christmas to visit family in belgium and ireland and then onto australia for a month. i'd love to hear from anyone about design and cultural attractions in australia, i've never been there before. i get into sydney on new years eve,...
by pojo
October 19th, 2013, 1:30 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Does quality sell the product?
Replies: 30
Views: 8795

Re: Does quality sell the product?

in a nutshell, no, quality is not enough to sell the product because there are too many other production factors and user needs that need to be fulfilled to really sell the product. i've worked on mostly housewares, electronics, personal care, kitchen appliances/gadgets. a factor often used to disti...
by pojo
October 3rd, 2013, 4:33 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Modern Technology that is not ready for the market yet
Replies: 15
Views: 3287

Re: Modern Technology that is not ready for the market yet

2004/5/6 in the house, ahhh the golden years of corofloaters ! i picked up a new 3d tv recently, not that i particularly wanted the 3d feature, i liked that it was a 47" smart tv with all the other bells and whistles that cost $750. i watched the 3d versions of avatar, tron, life of pi and startrek ...
by pojo
October 3rd, 2013, 4:26 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: greatest Design D'Oh Moments
Replies: 28
Views: 7547

Re: greatest Design D'Oh Moments

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cross usb drive because jesus saves


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bad bad bad


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i couldn't resist
by pojo
October 3rd, 2013, 4:20 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: greatest Design D'Oh Moments
Replies: 28
Views: 7547

Re: greatest Design D'Oh Moments

pretentious architects, what ever do you mean ? consider this piece by starchitect coop himmelblau, i have to wonder if he really considered the environment of this building townhouse-by-Coop-Himmelblau.jpg a few more great design d'oh moments.. jesus-h-hanspree.jpg paul miller over at engadget coul...
by pojo
January 18th, 2013, 6:27 pm
Forum: software and technology
Topic: solidworks license
Replies: 7
Views: 4048

Re: solidworks license

thanks for responding, i already have a copy of rhino but i need a part modeler with history and analysis capability. apparently a solidworks license cannot be transferred once purchased although they do have a monthly plan to purchase a new license. so it looks like i'm going to have to do some mor...
by pojo
January 18th, 2013, 5:59 pm
Forum: off topic
Topic: What music?
Replies: 162
Views: 110063

Re: What music?

right now i'm listening to the david essex track rock on' : NgcYfKw0_TI like a good portfolio, i've great respect for a well produced album - one that has a good mix of hard and soft elements, analog and digital especially when they are combined well together. i mostly like downtempo and techno ambi...
by pojo
January 18th, 2013, 10:07 am
Forum: software and technology
Topic: solidworks license
Replies: 7
Views: 4048

solidworks license

i'm working with an i.d. consultancy on a consumer electronics product. we developed some sketches for the client and they picked one of the concepts for development. so our next step is to refine it in solidworks (the product is being manufactured in new york so we are skipping sending sketches to ...
by pojo
September 17th, 2012, 1:07 pm
Forum: portfolios
Topic: portfolio feedback
Replies: 3
Views: 2363

Re: portfolio feedback

thanks for chiming in chad, after 1100~ views, its nice to hear somebody is finally interested in critiquing my portfolio ! i agree that the telegenesis sketches are a bit muddy and need some work. i often use strong colours and backgrounds on my projects because they seem to come out much brighter ...
by pojo
September 17th, 2012, 12:57 pm
Forum: portfolios
Topic: Is my Portfolio Internship worthy?
Replies: 9
Views: 7107

Re: Is my Portfolio Internship worthy?

hi chad, regarding internships, what kind of position are you looking for ? i mean, are you looking at corporate positions ? model maker at a consultancy ? the main strength i see in your portfolio is your prototyping skills, rock solid. the main areas for development i would suggest are more resear...
by pojo
June 26th, 2012, 8:49 am
Forum: core77 site feedback
Topic: the NEW Coroflot >>>Submit Feedback Here.
Replies: 37
Views: 45459

Re: the NEW Coroflot >>>Submit Feedback Here.

overall, great looking site development, thank you for all your hard work core77 ! the only issue i'm having is getting my 3d models to show through the 3dvia account, is this feature working ? that is, when i connect the 3dvia account on my coroflot portfolio, it previews a range of unknown and unr...
by pojo
March 16th, 2012, 10:21 am
Forum: portfolios
Topic: portfolio feedback
Replies: 3
Views: 2363

portfolio feedback

hi everyone, i would appreciate your thoughts, comments and critiques of my coroflot portfolio, it can be accessed by clicking on the www link below my user name or the link below. a little history about me and my work, i started studying i.d. in ireland where i was born, i moved to the u.k. and did...