KELLY L. MURDOCK has a background in engineering, specializing in computer graphics. This experience has led him to many interesting experiences, including using high-end CAD workstations for product design and analysis, working on several large-scale visualization projects, creating 3D models for several blockbuster movies, working as a freelance 3D artist and designer, doing 3D programming, and writing several high-profile computer graphics books.
Aimed at the beginner, this book is based on the latest version of Lightwave, a 3D software package that is comparable to, but more affordable, than many others.
Includes coverage of the new added features of Lightwave, including dynamics, character animation, and several advancements to texturing tools.
Based on an award-winning interior design and landscape layout that are geared specifically toward creative learners.
Author offers many years of 3D, teaching, and writing experience that add value and ease for students.