January 04, 2008
I haven't played around with CG in a long time, but three days ago I discovered an unbelievably powerful application that calls itself Terragen2, and I haven't had so much fun building things in 3D in ages; not since I first stumbled upon that very first version of StrataVision 3D.
Terragen2 is the ultimate erector set. It's narrowly focused in it's purpose, but it's a ton of fun (though I'm just beginning to understand it). Yesterday, I created this terrain (feeling child-like in the process):
(click images to enlarge)