The Dogwaffler of the Moment (DOTM) - our sporadic newsletter about PD Howler and PD Artist.
What's New in January?
(other than (s) no-flakes and (b) lizards
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Thanks again for waffling and howling! Be safe, stay healthy, remain festively creative, always, and wishing you a happy New Year!
New tutorials and Videos
- Near future: some recent announcements, from Dan's R&D (Research and Development), Dan's ideas for upcoming improvements.
New thoughts on Noise Removal
New Warp Mesh Tool ?
- Tutorials and Results:
Snow falling in different directions
Snow Falling in Mountain Scene
More snow in mountains
Purple look of mountain scene with snow fall - plus lensflares
- In case you missed it:
New details on the Curve tool
Resampling vs. Analytical upscaling
- Last year:
Just an Ibex in the wall
- 5 years ago:
eerie01 - Animated Water coming to PD Howler
- Just one more - On the same topic: Eagle Canyon
Note: The elevation map and coloring of this actually came from a picture of an eagle. You are literally flying through its neck feathers and face. Puppy Ray make it look different, but this is how it came together. From an eagle.
Also keep an eye open on the Facebook group for Project Dogwaffle and other related groups like the Howlers, and especially native American tribes like Navajo, Cherokee, Apache, ... some in Spanish, especially when the tribes are close to Tex-Mex, and some in French, near Quebec and Canardian Cree, etc plenty and multiple groups, there's a lot of inspiring art, colors and more, if you're looking for dream catchers, tomahaks (perhaps as an inspiration for your next game dev and you need more weapons?), teepees, eagles, buffalos, and of course more howling wolves, inspiring landscapes, monument valleys, and beautiful people of all ages, there's a lot to be inspired by.
And our youtube channel of course at https://youtube.com/pdhowler
Finally also keep checking Dan's site at pdhowler.com - and please consider reading his animal fantasy books.
Speaking of howling Wolves, here's a cover of "Wolves" by Romy Wave:
hope it inspires.
Promotions on PD Howler and PD Artist - 65% off for remaining 2 weeks of January
If you are using a very old version of Dogwaffle and are interested in upgrading to more recent versions, but just don't have you tax refund yet or are otherwise hesitant, here's a special offer:
The latest version, as you may know., is PD Howler 2022, with list price of $69.99
But we're offering earlier version still as well, at significant discounts.
- PD Howler 2021 (v14) at $39.99
- PD Artist 2021 (v14) at $29.99
Now, on top of this, we're doing a special promotion: Get an extra 65% off from the Howler or Artist edition of PD 2021 (v14). Oh sure, it's not the latest, but still one of the greatest ever we've produced, with some of the greatest tools, brushes, filters and animation/video tools - and you'll get a discount code good to 50% off for upgrading later, when you're ready - once you've discovered and tried and determined you like it.
Or: you can get that same 65% off right now for Howler 2022.
Use this code:
If you already have version 2021 and want to upgrade to 2022, you know you can use a discount code for 50% off again. Just contact Phil at thebest3d.com/contact if you need yours. But this code is even better, use this.
This offer is good only through Febr 1st. 2022.>>> Order here: https://www.thebest3d.com/sales
The Dogwaffler of the Moment: Frank Bonacquisti
It's always a pleasure to re-visit Frank. Especially if you're into the art of Eagles and native Americans, Indians/Cowboys stuff.
Granted, it's an old page, but the art remains young at heart. Maybe it's time for a refresh?https://www.thebest3d.com/dogwaffle/dotm/FrankBonacquisti
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