New Project: Old Dock


This next project is going to be an old dock with rickety shacks and waves crashing in against the shore. I have the base model finished with a good idea how the scene is going to look. The only things missing from the scene would be a ground, water, sky, and a few ornaments on the buildings. As I convert the models from blocky low-poly to rickety jagged edges, the scene will start to show it’s true age.

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Diminished Chord Theory Bands

Diminished Chord Bands

In previous lessons we learned how to play a diminished chord. What defines a diminished, is a minor chord with a flatted fifth. Diminished chords are probably my favorite kind to play because they all carry a special link. The way they are set up creates these diminished bands. When you add a 7th to a diminished chord, you get four equidistant notes. If you play any three of the four notes, you will get a diminished chord of the same caliber. There are only…

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