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.
December 18th, 2017
“It’s great to know that no matter how complicated and tedious 3D production process might be, the artists still manage to see beyond the technical limitations and use powerful software as freely as a simple canvas, creating meaningful and strikingly beautiful work,” says Kirill Tokarev, one of the judges of CGTrader Awards and editor-in-chief at 80.lv. And we cannot agree more with Kiril. The artwork submitted for CGTrader Awards in just a bit more than two months is exceptional: the quality is impressive, detail and realism achieved are mind-blowing, and engagement from global artist community is something we could not have imagined to have in the very first year of these awards.
August 5th, 2016
Time to show Adeptus Mechanicus that it's really not that hard to build a new ship faster than in a hundred years! The MakePrintable 3D Printed Sci-Fi Ship Challenge is on! The task is self evident: you need to design the best, the most impressive 3D printable spaceship you can! Show the designers of Babylon 5, Star Wars, Battlestar Galactica, Star Trek, Andromeda, Stargate Atlantis and especially Lexx that they're nothing but bantha fodder.
March 15th, 2016
Rev the engines, clean the barrels, fire up the plasma drives and lock-on missiles, it‘s the 3D VR-Military Challenge!
September 4th, 2015
There are endless things that our brilliant minds can think of and we really love thinking about the future, don't we? Well, this is the time to look at some of the works of people who know how to visualize their imagination in third-dimensional world. We had a nice chat with the recently finished Sci-fi challenge winners. Psst, don't forget that you can also showcase your imagination participating in the ongoing CG Aliens in Space Challenge. This is the perfect way to get your inspiration up!
July 20th, 2015
Everyone of us have certainly tried to imagine how the