Unity Built in Render Pipeline to HDRP Upgrade Instructions

The following is how I upgrade my 2021.2.0b5 projects to 2022.1.1f1 (my new baseline version). I am doing this as there have been a number of relevant fixes/improvements in Sequences and HDRP that I want to take advantage of. (2022.2 looks interesting as well as there appears to be a new water rendering system built … More Unity Built in Render Pipeline to HDRP Upgrade Instructions

My Stages of Animation Production using VRoid Studio and Unity

What are the normal stages in creating an 3D animated video? There are variations depending on whether you are doing a full length movie, a short film, a TikTok video, or (as in my case) a motion web comic series, but there is more in common than is different. So here are the phases of … More My Stages of Animation Production using VRoid Studio and Unity

Content Creation from Lilly Singh (podcast episode summary)

I came across “The Upload: The Rise of the Creator Economy” as a podcast, discovering later it’s the audio track of a YouTube series, backed by YouTube. Episode 1 repeated a number of points that I have been hearing from multiple sources about the “creator economy”. Here is my summary of episode 1: Lilly Singh … More Content Creation from Lilly Singh (podcast episode summary)

Unity Sequences and Animation Rigging Versions (April 2022 update)

There was an Animation Rigging incompatibility with Sequences in Unity which has been fixed in version 1.2.0 of Animation Rigging. (It results in lots of exceptions in the Console and frequently fails to work correctly.) Unity 2022.1 has not been officially released yet (still in beta), so this is the versions I am using at … More Unity Sequences and Animation Rigging Versions (April 2022 update)

Analytics and Mental Health for Content Creators

Analytics such as number of views, number of new viewers, length on site, etc. can give great insights into how your content is being consumed. Are you being found? Are you retaining your audience after they find you? These can help you plan your content strategy and grow your audience. But there is a catch. … More Analytics and Mental Health for Content Creators