Category Tech

Tech stuff I’ve been doing or have done in the past.

Mods Matter

Mods matter. In the chart below the gains realized from more RAM, a faster drive, and the appropriate graphic card drivers. These are upgrades one can’t make on the non-pro Mac platforms. The real magic underneath is the NVIDIA RTX…

2021 Custom PC Visual WorkStation

Project: create a workstation-class custom PC for content creation based on the Yuel Beast Motif Monument open chassis design for Mini-ITX motherboards. Desired Specs Motif M0ntument CPU case. AMD Reyzen 9 5900HX CPU. NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080. Gigabyte X570 Aorus…

My Home Studio

Since moving back to WNY after 13 years in New York City this author decided to build a home post production studio.  Living in NYC is expensive and space is limited, so my time there was really spent getting rid…

Learning TouchDesigner

TouchDesigner
This article is a work in progress, but serves as a log and journal as the author explores the TouchDesigner software and framework.  This author began learning TouchDesigner in the Fall of 2019. TouchDesigner is a node-based visual programming language…

Good Things Come in Small Packages

It was time for a serious technology refresh for my personal home studio. I built the tech refresh around a Zotac IDQ1 barebones kit which I turned into a triple boot Hackintosh. This relatively inexpensive base systems screams at it’s…