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Winners of the CGTrader Scholarship 2017 announced

February 9th, 2018

Winners of the CGTrader Scholarship 2017 announced

Last year, CGTrader invited students from around the world to take a look at how games could be used for social good and playful learning. Our staff had a wonderful time reading their essays and voting for the best ones. We want to thank everyone for participating and congratulate Allison Smith, a student from Medical Lake High School, on winning first place and the $2,000 scholarship with her essay.

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Dekogon's founder Clinton Crumpler on making models for AAA games and VR

January 26th, 2018

Dekogon's founder Clinton Crumpler on making models for AAA games and VR

Dekogon Studios is a collective of top artists in the gaming industry. We got the chance to talk to its founder, Clinton Crumpler, who told us what Dekogon is focused on now and shared some insights about the 3D modeling industry.

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2017 CGTrader Digital Design Awards: Stories Behind the Best Works (Part 2)

January 19th, 2018

2017 CGTrader Digital Design Awards: Stories Behind the Best Works (Part 2)

You know how announcers on classic radio stations talk for a couple of minutes before playing that piece by Vivaldi, or how you get those booklets every time you go to the Opera? (You guys do go to the Opera, right?) These things are there because a great work of art deserves a story. Our Digital Design Awards brought the art and now we bring you the stories!

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There's still time to enter the 3D Challenge: Abstract Elements and win your share of $6,000 cash + bonuses!

January 9th, 2018

There's still time to enter the 3D Challenge: Abstract Elements and win your share of $6,000 cash + bonuses!

We are still accepting submissions for the 3D Challenge: Abstract Elements. You have until January 29 to show us what you can do with natural and man-made forms, ornaments and geometric shapes.

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3D Challenge: SPACE is over. Find out who won!

January 8th, 2018

3D Challenge: SPACE is over. Find out who won!

In a sense we’re all flying through space in a spiraling path at a ridiculous speed (did you know we’re only 4 billion years away from the Milky Way colliding with Andromeda?), but for this 3D challenge we put our reference point on Earth and let your imagination run free! The Space challenge invited designers from all over the world to submit space-themed designs in low and high poly categories.

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