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Started this discussion. Last reply by Damian Holmes Jul 17, 2010. 1 Reply

 

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Book Review - Private Landscapes: Modernist Gardens in Southern California

Modern landscapes are a dime a dozen these days, but have you ever wondered how they got started? "…See More
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A blog post by Benjamin Boyd was featured

Book Review - Private Landscapes: Modernist Gardens in Southern California

Modern landscapes are a dime a dozen these days, but have you ever wondered how they got started? "…See More
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Andrew Spiering commented on Benjamin Boyd's photo
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"Awesome diagram!"
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Benjamin Boyd replied to David Larouche's discussion 'Master Plan Technics in PS'
"Also this technique would work with photo trees but not as well. We tend to steer clear of those in plan. Also as to layer masks, you really should be only using it instead of the erase tool. It can save you a ton of time in the long run if done…"
Apr 21
Benjamin Boyd replied to David Larouche's discussion 'Master Plan Technics in PS'
"Our office uses a single layer for trees of one type. You essentially have a blank tree shape and use the blending tools to apply texture, shadow, depth, or outline depending on your needs. Then you use the marquee tool to copy the shape around the…"
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"Thank you for sharing this.  I am a Norwegian in spirit and was following via Twitter on that horrible day.  This is a lovely design to honor the beautiful children of such a beautiful country."
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"amazing- can't wait to visit this memorial"
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A blog post by Benjamin Boyd was featured

Norway's "Memorial Wound" for Victims of Massacre is Beautiful Land Art

It's been nearly three years since a right-wing extremist blew up a bomb in the city of Oslo and then attacked a summer camp on the coast of Norway. These horrifying terror attacks claimed 77 lives in total, marking the deadliest attack in Norway since…See More
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Norway's "Memorial Wound" for Victims of Massacre is Beautiful Land Art

It's been nearly three years since a right-wing extremist blew up a bomb in the city of Oslo and then attacked a summer camp on the coast of Norway. These horrifying terror attacks claimed 77 lives in total, marking the deadliest attack in Norway since…See More
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Book Review - Private Landscapes: Modernist Gardens in Southern California

Posted on June 4, 2014 at 8:00am 0 Comments

Modern landscapes are a dime a dozen these days, but have you ever wondered how they got started? "…

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Norway's "Memorial Wound" for Victims of Massacre is Beautiful Land Art

Posted on March 11, 2014 at 9:30am 2 Comments

It's been nearly three years since a right-wing extremist blew up a bomb in the city of Oslo and then attacked a summer camp on the coast of Norway. These horrifying terror attacks claimed 77 lives in total, marking the…

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LARE 101: 10+ Essential Resources for Section 4 Grading, Drainage, and Construction Documentation

Posted on February 13, 2014 at 9:30am 1 Comment

LARE's Section 4: Grading, Drainage, and Construction Documentation is, in my opinion, the hardest portion of the exam. It has the lowest passing rate of any section - before and after the change in format. You will find in your preparation for this section that there is a wide range of topics that need to be covered,…

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LARE 101: 10+ Essential Resources for Passing Section 3 Design

Posted on February 6, 2014 at 10:00am 0 Comments

LARE's Section 3: Design is where, in my opinion, things start coming together. The last two sections are hard for a number of reasons. First, this section requires you to use multiple facets of your knowledge at one time to solve a problem. Second, Section 3 is the most changed in format from…

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LARE 101: 10+ Essential Resources for Section 2 Site Inventory & Analysis

Posted on January 30, 2014 at 9:30am 1 Comment

LARE's Section 2: Site Inventory and Analysis at first glance is one of the easier sections because it is one of the most covered set of topics in school. However, the section covers topics that include a level of analysis that will…

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At 9:24am on November 28, 2010, Dane K. Spencer said…
Benjamin,

Ran into Landscape Invocation by accident. Glad to see you pushing the conversation. Curious about why DC? Think If I were just graduating I'd hit Asia. -Dane
At 6:22am on November 3, 2010, James Richards said…
Hi Ben; thanks for the friend request and sorry for the late response.
At 8:28am on July 25, 2010, Tyler Guettler said…
Thanks for the compliment Ben. It took me a while to figure out how I could create something that would hopefully stand out, and save me the cost of sending out to be printed. How are things down south?
 
 
 

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Filmtastic Fridays - Piet Oudolf: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall

Posted by Lucy Wang on February 14, 2014 at 9:30am 2 Comments

For many, Piet Oudolf is more than just a master plantsman. He's considered a gardening rock star and…

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4 Key Strategies for Sustainable Residential Design

Posted by Nicholas Buesking on October 20, 2014 at 10:35am 0 Comments

Typically designers need no convincing that sustainable design is necessary to protect the earth’s health, its…

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