Days of our Second Life

Back from holidays and just coming off a weekend of immersion in Second Life before returning to RL, I got stuck into the joys of textures. Textures in Second Life transform the world around your avatar and give depth to the items you own and create.  I’ve found thousands of free textures for everything from hair to gravel and they came into their own this weekend.  Prims are the basic building blocks of everything in…

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First machinima attempt

This is obviously a non-scripted machinima attempt to stitch together some of the things I’ve seen and done in Second Life. You can download the flash file here: http://blip.tv/file/get/KerryJ-LivingInADream185.flv Or, you can watch it on my web site right here: Click To Play

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Strike a pose, dress a chubby avatar and help me with Australian history

Okay, I’ve been a little Second Life crazy this past week.  It’s going to stop, I promise.  I have a podcast to edit tomorrow, my citizenship test to study for – quick, name the first Prime Minister of Australia – but this is something I wish I’d known about months ago and I just HAD to share. Okay, two somethings. I try to keep my SL avatar as closely modelled to me as possible.  Yes,…

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Temple of the Gods

Originally uploaded by kerryank Today I spent time in the Temple of the Gods sim – one part museum, one part shop, one part nightclub. Wow – the detail was incredible! This is one of the most detailed and immersive sims in SL. A few tweaks and it will reach a 24 karat gold standard. Firstly, the museum needed more interactivity. There is no reason to put re-creations of Egyptian artefacts behind virtual glass and…

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