Recently someone on /r/Dance asked a simple but powerful question about how to chose a dance teacher. Do have any tips about what to look for in a good dance teacher and what to avoid in a bad teacher? That's a question that I often ask myself, and also actively research with veteran and newly hired teachers in our dance studio. [ 630 more words ]
They are indeed. We would know
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Do you think about dance etiquette? Or maybe avoiding jail? Going to a Salsa club is much different than being in a Country, Swing, or Ballroom club. And yes, ignoring etiquette might even land you in jail like it did to us!
Virtual Reality Dancing just got more real.
Dancing is about balance, especially on the social dance floor When you first start to draw, you start with basic shapes and work up to complex lines and shapes. Start with 1-dimentional figures, then 2-D, and 3-D. Same goes for dancing. The most basic and important balance line is the vertical one from your head to your toes. Everyone who can stand up had experienced this posture line. [ 454 more words ]
The makers of MakeHuman just showed us some love! Check out their amazing free software. Even if you don't use 3D modelling, you can still make some amazing stills for avatar pictures, posters, etc.
This looks like a cute project.
Of interest to MH user might be the collection of assorted user contributed clothing shown in the video.
What are the most popular types of dance? And who are the dancers?
Love it! I like the concept of being able to practice and learn more dancing at home, especially for styles I don't have access to classes for due to location or schedule.