LCA’s galore !

My little LCA (Landing Craft Assault) has finally made it into Flight Simulator X and is seen here beached on the sand of Courseulles-sur-Mer. It has been a long road to get her this far, using Trimble’s Sketchup, various texturing programs such as Photoshop and Fireworks, and LOADS of frustrated…

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Stuff gone

Well duh! I knew I shouldn’t have just ‘swapped’ the theme on my blog…… I only now looked closer and notice that a lot of stuff as disappeared, especially in the right column. Oh well, back to the tinkering board. I did manage to put up a new header, finally.…

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Dumas Residence: Updates

  Yup, there’s some news here to share with you faithful blog readers 😉 First of all: we have an ‘intern’. Or guest. Or new daughter. Basically, all of the above. Camy, the youngest daughter of Nina’s brother in Romania, has come to live with us for now, to try…

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Snow is good!

Well, at least for the visitors statistics of my EuropeRides website. These past 2 weeks the site gets bombarded by people looking for road conditions in Europe, mainly in France. Looking at the stats it seems that UK residents are very interested in that one page of my website. Presumably…

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Free ‘painting’ programs

Yesterday I was working with Arno of FSDeveloper.com fame, and he showed me Gimp, the free program he uses for painting his FSX models. Since I got another question about painting today, I thought to do a quick search and see what else is there, besides Gimp. The sheer cost…

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