July 29th, 2014
June 6th, 2014
CGTrader cannot stand in one place – we are starting totally new innitiative, which will help us to move our challenges to the next level. From now 3D print-ready models participating in our challenges will be evaluated by great professionals.
Meet our first judge – Joshua Harker, american artist considered a pioneer and visionary in 3D printed art and sculpture. Joshua's website presents him as a very multi-talented person - artist, sculptor, musician, digital adventurer, imagination architect, troublemaker.
May 23rd, 2014
Coming back with a bang!
A huge amount of astonishing landmark designs by a bunch of talented 3D artists has flooded our database. It feels like we've been on spectacular all inclusive holidays without leaving the office and are now making one of those girly type holiday photo books. We know you found it exciting too, as we received tons of incredible works for the 3D Landmark Challenge.
Professionals have taken us on a nice trip around the world and we really enjoyed it. We want to share the best moments with you! You must be curious...
So, behold! We present you the winners of one of the most thrilling 3D modeling challenges that have ever taken place on CGTrader. Admire the moment.
May 22nd, 2014
So Easter has come and gone, but presents don’t stop pouring in. Don’t worry, this time no chocolate eggs involved. Thanks to you, we had an amazing holiday and it would only be fair to reward those who made it happen. You probably know what this mystery is all about… Having received more than 150 amazing Easter-themed 3D printable designs made by professional 3D artists, we are extremely pleased to end the Easter 3D Printing Challenge and start giving away prizes.
We asked you to take a different perspective and find ways how 3D printing could freshen up the face of Easter – the results are fascinating: you came up with creative 3D printable designs for everything, ranging from egg holders to printable 3D eggs and beautiful Easter decorations. Well done!
Ladies and gentlemen, we present you the world's finest Easter 3D printable designs! See for yourselves…
May 19th, 2014
Look, it's a Superman! No, it's a bird! No, it's a plane!
Planes are something that always attracts people attention, as it is always fascinating to see a huge steel machine flying. Since the period of Renaissance and incredible inventions of Leonardo da Vinci, people tried to find out how they could fly. You know the rest - The Wright Brothers, their experiments, the beginning of the aviation and it went just in a snap.
Aircraft will always be something amazing as people are not meant to fly naturally. When something incredible like ability to put man in the air is created by human, it is always a win for the whole humanity against the nature. And what about the future? Well, we can only guess how the aircraft will look later. However, there are ways to express the imagination in a very realistic form. Yes, we are back with photorealism again.
This time we present you 25 photorealistic renderings of aircraft from past, present and future. Don't forget that you may create this magic yourself with models offered by great designers on CGTrader, such as Dreamscape and others. Enjoy!