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Visual industries news, insights from CGTrader marketplace, company announcements, and some inspiration for your upcoming 3D model. Find amazing stories from the community and beyond. How spaceship model end-up in VR experience, how challenge to model a sword and the win shape further modeling career and many more amazing stories can be found on this blog.

12 imaginary places you’d love to experience

July 16th, 2018

12 imaginary places you’d love to experience

It has been four months since the CGTrader Digital Art Competition began, and many 2D and 3D artists have already submitted their fascinating works of digital art. Fantasy landscapes and wonderful sights await anyone who wanders into the competition gallery. If you want to join the competition, submit your works to any of the six listed categories before September 30. Everyone can enter their greatest works – there’s no requirement to create a new piece just for the competition. Here are several works of art that the staff of CGTrader picked to highlight the mid-point of the competition.

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PBR Interior Design Challenge is over and we have the winners

June 29th, 2018

PBR Interior Design Challenge is over and we have the winners

In the end of March, we closed our PBR Interior Design Challenge, and after a thorough technical review we finally have the best of the best selected. We had two categories in this challenge: best model and best portfolio, each with three winners to be announced. Here are the winners among those who submitted more than 2 models that met all of the technical requirements and were of high aesthetic value.

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Win valuable prizes by exposing your digital art to millions at the CGTrader Digital Art Competition

March 5th, 2018

Win valuable prizes by exposing your digital art to millions at the CGTrader Digital Art Competition

Excitement is in the air as we launch a brand new art event – the CGTrader Digital Art Competition! CG artists from around the world are invited to bring their best 2D and 3D digital artworks. An audience of 1.2M+ CGTrader users can’t wait to see and appreciate great works of art. With over a dozen competition sponsors also ready to feature the best works, the exposure will be massive. And if that weren’t enough, prizes worth $60,000 are just begging artists to jump in!

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More than just a challenge: 3D Female Characters

February 26th, 2018

More than just a challenge: 3D Female Characters

Our newest 3D Challenge: Female Characters is about more than just prizes and awesome models. It also comes with a strong message.

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We're starting a new PBR Challenge: Interior Design

January 10th, 2018

We're starting a new PBR Challenge: Interior Design

Are you ready for another challenge? We’ve already awarded a total prize pool of $15,000 to winners of the Designer Schwag and Sports & the Hobbies challenges, and now we’re kicking off another friendly competition: this time we’re searching for the best PBR models of interior objects! Join our Interior Design Challenge today!

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