Tag Archive: Star Trek

Every life comes to an end when time demands it. Loss of life is to be mourned, but only if the life was wasted.

Spock

RIP Leonard Nimoy

I’ve had many a rant on the subject of JJ Abram’s complete failure to understand what Star Trek is.  Star Trek is a series of morality plays and a social commentary. Exploring subjects such as history, culture, morality and philosophy.  This Youtubers comment on the matter is both clever and devastatingly depressing…

Maybe the JJ Star Treks are actually social commentary? Turning something that was once complex, thoughtful and deep into a shallow, shiny, disgrace.

Lex Bravary (Youtuber)

I remember first seeing one of these in Forbidden Planet when I was 11 or 12 and of course desperately wanting one.  But not at 120 quid.   I had to learn to live without… until a frivolous eBay search changed everything

Enterprise Bridge

UDK environment based on the bridge of the original series of Star Trek. Animated and accurate down to the console layout.

Enterprise

I originally modelled this over a weekend before giving a lecture in ‘mechanical’ UV mapping.  A nice mix of right angles and curves made it a great demo.