Concept Design: Nautilus Rebuild 1: “Reworking Interior Plan”

Reworking Interior Plan Reworking the forward section of the Nautilus, I added a forward hatch just behind the wheelhouse, I was never happy with the cut I made through the upper section of the Salon. With the cut gone and only having one entrance, finding Nemo would descend the steps turning aft and travelling back …

Concept Design: Jules Verne’s Nautilus 11

  Its that time again when I start to read or listen as audiobooks are easier on the eyes 🙂 to one of my favourite books, so I started rereading "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" and dug out this image from 2015. as I just cannot get into a new spaceship model at the moment, …

Star Trek Constitution Reimagined Part 5 : Hangar Bay

This is my final work on the Enterprise and its Hangar bay and how I thing it could be, I still think this design can carry between 6 or 8 shuttles depending on the arrangement but this seems to work well You could have 2 stationed in the main hangar, with the duel elevator/rotating (Turntable) …

Star Trek Constitution Reimagined Part 4 Hangar

Its been a while since my last post with my rebooted or reworked Enterprise but also my PC had another fit and I was compelled to reinstall Windows, by slow steps I have reinstalled Lightwave at the last and finished the few details I had to work out on the rebooted constitution class. I had …

Star Trek Constitution Reimagined Part 3

Star Trek Constitution Rebuild Part 3 I have at last finished the design, but it took me some time to return to it, over the last week I refined and reworked the design added features I like and giving some thought how the ship would be arranged internally. The overall design is bigger then the …

Star Trek Constitution Reimagined Part 2

Star Trek Constitution Rebuild Part 1 Its has been a few weeks since my last post, I was on my holidays, arrived back a few days ago, and as it takes me a few days to even return to 3D and remembering my plans for this design to find to my mild annoyance that I …

Concept Design: The Halcyon Part 13: “Space Craft”

"Space Craft" Some Halcyon Space Craft renders I created but neglected to post, background art by Ali Ries aka Casperium and GrahamTG, who kindly allowed me to work with their art, really setting a dramatic feel. some are repeated trying different approaches. I hope you like them, I will look to another original design I …

Star Trek Constitution Reimagined Part 1

Star Trek Constitution Rebuild Part 1 Well I have returned to this, my re-imagined constitution class, a last throw of the dice with this before I move on to other designs, I have adjusted the scale (again) to 1311'5 ft design and made changes to deck height to fix as many issue as possible.. I …

Star Trek: Renders

Well now I have been busy, rendering yes and some more Star Trek using some background art by Ali Ries,  GrahamTG and dadrian to bring some energy into them, normally I don't do action type renders but here for the first time with Phasers firing all or Klingon torpedoes evading,, 99% in Lightwave and a …

Star Trek Orbital Space(Dry)Dock

I have not been idle, I have over the last week being designing a TOS orbital dry-dock, it has the look of Star Trek The Motion Picture in that its a frame, and I have a shuttle docks in the upper central unit, and Solar panels, normally around a planet / Star-base but it also …

Star Trek: Space Void

Void in Space Crown Nebula is by Casperium A space anomaly appears in a sector close to Starbase18, The USS Enterprise is assigned to investigate, I remember one of James Blish novels,, Spock Must Die! where there is a barrier around Organia, while I was never really satisfied with the device, what if this is …

Concept Design: The Halcyon Part 12 “Halcyon MK1 and MK2”

Halcyon MK1 and MK2 .Available. They are not textured and only available in Lightwave3d for now, if I texture them would equal more time, greater the cost. Of course there is also the early version of the Ranger that I may rework the engines, or maybe I won't and Pathfinder Class Interplanetary ship and the …

Star Trek: Voyage into discovery

Voyage into discovery A Star Trek render with my USS Enterprise model centre stage and the background image called Crown Nebula by Casperium    http://casperium.deviantart.com/art/Crown-Nebula-Widescreen-73282405 Background used with permission >>>>> Click on images to enlarge <<<<< The Enterprise Departs the Crown Nebula http://img01.deviantart.net/bd7c/i/2017/067/0/9/uss_enterprise_departs_the_crown_nebula_by_gmd3d-db1l20g.jpg

Concept Design: The Halcyon Part 11 “Halcyon in Space”

Halcyon in Space I am nearing the end of the first phase of the Halcyon build and getting it ready minus textures for sale, as I work on other sections they will also be for sale at a lesser price and as and if sections have updates they will be free to those who buy …

Concept Design: The Halcyon Part 10 “Halcyon in Orbit”

Halcyon in Orbit I was away on holidays over the past 2 weeks, eager to get back to designing, but now I am here low enthusiasm to get started, so just to get my creative energy going I rendered two new images. No frills, but after the time away I might see the design afresh …