LDA: Practice Sessions 001 & 002

17th May 2016

Here are the two practice sessions after Don’s first tutoring session. Please feel free to ask questions related to the topics practiced.

Please visit its homepage for full details of the Level Design Academy project.

Practice Session 001
Date Video length Contents
14th May 2016 1h 20m
  • Consolidation of basic actions and shortcut keys
  • Enlarged first room to include more rooms
  • Started to create various types of ceilings
  • Tested various lighting settings in one particular room
  • Added a headcrab and crowbar

Practice Session 002
Date Video length Contents
16th May 2016 59m
  • Added corridors around basic 5 room structure
  • Experimented with various heights and widths
  • Found and fixed a few leaks
  • Adjusted lighting in corridors


Don and Phillip really hope that the Level Design Academy will encourage people to learn along with Phillip.

These posts can be used to ask questions related to the topics covered. Both Phillip or Don will do their best to help.

Files for the Level Design Academy, including the applications used ca be found here: http://www.bit.ly/LDA-Files.

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