Design Editor
Joe spent 10 years working as a graphic designer before pursuing a masters degree in animation at the University of Southern California. At USC Joe became the university’s Adobe Scholar and also was awarded an Annenberg Fellowship that required him to collaborate with the school  of engineering. Through this collaboration Joe began to conceptualize workflows that combined animation and 3D printing. After attaining his Masters, Joe provided his media  expertise to various manufacturing organizations for training, marketing, and advocacy purposes. He has deep experience creating models for 3D printing, animation and video games simultaneously, and teaches modeling and animation at Pasadena City College.



3D Printing Inspires Social Change with Geodesic Domes

Inspired by Buckminster Fuller, Aaron Carvajal sees a better future where geodesic domes play a crucial role. Aaron has discovered that geodesic domes can be the perfect...

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Microsoft Wants 3D Printing Accessible for Everyone

The biggest challenge to new owners of 3D printers is navigating the series of steps necessary to get that first object printed. Those wanting an "out-the-box-experience" may be surprised...

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Autodesk’s Within: Another Spark for “Shape Complexity Being Free”

Autodesk's Within allows designers and engineers to explore and computationally generate a range of optimal solutions for manufactured parts, reinforcing the notion that shape complexity... [read more]

Industrially Inspired: The 3D-Printed Mutations of John Mahoney

Creating the concepts that drive the look and feel of Hollywood's most stunning visual effects is a full time commitment. No stranger to such hard work is John Mahoney, a concept artist...

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The Rising Robot Army of Steve Talkowksi

Who knows how long he has been planning it, but fuming in the back of Steve Talkowski's creatively-diabolical mind is an idea factory full of toy robots. As they are slowly being...

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