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Updating Custom Attributes to use AttribID

Posted on Jan 22, 2017 | Last Updated Jan 25, 2017

Discussion on using attribID in custom attributes inside 3ds Max, including pros, cons and solutions.

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custom attributes, 3ds max, maxscript, attribID, managing

Web Statistics

Posted on Mar 30, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011

A brief introduction to understanding website statistics, including a discussion of visits, hits and other topics to be aware of.

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website, stats, statistics, logs, analyze, traffic, visits, hits

Boycott Adobe

It's Time for Artists to Send a Message
Posted on Nov 5, 2013 | Last Updated Mar 31, 2015

Critical discussion on software companies fleecing artists and consumers.

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software, fleecing, boycott, rental, lease, buy

Artistic Network World-Wide Site Launched

Posted on Mar 27, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011

The new Artistic Network world-wide arts directory is now online.

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global, arts, directory

2013 in Review

Posted on Feb 26, 2014 | Last Updated Feb 26, 2014

Newsletter about 2013, including various losses in our family and other news.

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2013, loss, death, dad, dog, opportunities

Site Surpasses Two Million Visitors

Posted on Mar 7, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 9, 2011

The site had its Two-Millionth visitor on March 5, 2006.

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two million visitors

MAXScript

Posted on May 30, 2012 | Last Updated Jul 29, 2013

MAXScript is the scripting language of 3ds Max. I have become very experienced in using it to solve problems and build tools in 3ds Max.

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MAXScript, 3ds max

Major Directory Changes at ShawnOlson.Net

Posted on Sep 8, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011

Topics pages now only list articles by Shawn Olson and very close friends and family.

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upgrade

New Global Artistic Network

Posted on Mar 29, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011

Shawn Olson Artistic Network changes direction with launch of new global arts directory. I've now separated the open artist enrollment of my site to a new site.

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global, arts, directory

Tools

Posted on May 30, 2012 | Last Updated Jul 29, 2013

Design and Development tools for 3ds Max built by Shawn Olson.

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3d tools
Angry Teapot Level Design Awards