Hello everyone welcome to the about the author section of this flight, my name is Dwayne Ferguson and uh I have been working with VTC for quite awhile now, having a good time, making some tutorials for people so they can learn how to use awesome software such as Photoshop CS3. As you can see on my website diehardstudio.com I'm also a professional animator and this is one of my latest characters, black zero mercenary ant and I animated this character in Lightwave 3D. If you want to learn how to use Lightwave 3D I do have a tutorial on the virtual training website. So in this particular piece this is a still image and I added a lot of Photoshop elements to this. The sparks, the glow and the lights, the blurs, this is all added in Photoshop on this one still shot just to show you that I use Photoshop in my professional life as well. In addition to that I also write horror novels so uh here's one of my books called " In The Shadows" that I wrote with my friend Diana and if you look at my menu here you'll see that I have been doing stuff for a long, long time. I've been in the graphic design and animation industry for over twenty years so I have black zero, I do lots of tutorials for Virtual Training Company which I love doing. I have created a comic book series called "Hamster Vice" back in the eighties when everybody had the shoulder pads going on in their jacket. I also have uh written some kid, kids books called "Kid Caramel Private Investigator." And some of you animation fans may remember a TV show called Mutant League, I was the art director on that show. That was a lot of fun. And snaliens are a toy line that uh spun off of "Hamster Vice" which came out a long time ago around the Jurassic park, batman the animated series era. I also do some short films and you can check out some bios and all kinds of fun stuff. So in addition to doing these tutorials I also write technology books and, and I am an animator, I'm a ninja and a neurosurgeon when I have time. So once again on behalf of Virtual Training Company this is Dwayne Ferguson and I hope to see you guys soon. Please check out some more of my tutorials and the other tutorials of the fine artists at the Virtual Training Company website.
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