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Wannabe Geek

  Reply # 513937 30-Aug-2011 14:36
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lol maybe geekzone should be called technology enthusiasts geeks really get the girls now days? Boy times have changed. Thanks for making me feel welcome ppl :)

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  Reply # 514066 30-Aug-2011 20:06
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dclegg: Welcome to Geekzone!

freitasm: I rather be a geek than a nerd.

Neither labels bother me. Although I find the former is generally handed out these days as a compliment, whereas the latter can still be used more as a "You're smarter than me, and I find that threatening, so I'm gonna throw a label at you that I think makes me look cooler than you". The truth is that society has now accepted that "Nerds" come from all walks of life, and I don't see the label having the same punch that it once had. 

Agreed. #randomlybuttingin
In JayJays, I see so many shirts with stereotypical "geek glasses" and stuff about how geeky and nerdy they are. Asked the specs of their computer to one of the shopgirls wearing it (okay, my grammar is shot) and she looked at me like, "huh?" Oh well :/ 

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  Reply # 514076 30-Aug-2011 20:33
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Welcome! I'm also a 3D artist, what kind of animation are you looking to produce?

I wouldn't recommend Blender for beginners. I found the UI took a long time to become familiar with.
Try a 30 day trial of 3Ds Max:

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Wannabe Geek

  Reply # 514161 31-Aug-2011 00:45
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Yes, Blender is not for beginners lol thanks

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