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The Trisolaran probe from Liu Cixin’s ‘The Three-Body Problem’

A friend recently recommend Liu Cixin’s amazing Three-Body trilogy to me, and I am almost done reading the third book. The second book of the series, The Dark Forest, contained an alien spacecraft that I immediately wanted to visualize. I highly recommend this trilogy, and will try to avoid spoilers as much as possible! The […]

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Rendezvous with Rama, v1.0

It’s been far too long – three years! – but it’s finally time for me to finish my depiction of Rama, the spaceship from Arthur C. Clarke’s novel ‘Rendezvous with Rama’. I have done some more work on Rama in 2018, but never posted it, because it was an incremental update. Mostly, I have revised […]

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Rendezvous with Rama

I’ve recently been reading some of the old Sci-Fi masters, and I really fell in love with Arthur C. Clarke’s ‘Rendezvous with Rama’. I’ve read it twice now and was completely engrossed both times – I can’t recommend this book enough! I decided I wanted to recreate the titular spaceship using CGI, and have been working […]