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CGTrader interviews: Mike Johnson

November 7th, 2018

CGTrader interviews: Mike Johnson

Mike Johnson is the harbinger of the future of independent filmmaking. He proves that creating an engaging animated movie is already possible for anyone with the right set of skills and approaches. Mike has created three full feature films already, with a fourth one in the works. One of them, Battle Oasis, has been watched on YouTube over 10 million times until now. Mike agreed to talk about his work, inspiration, what he looks for on CGTrader, and what the perfect 3D asset must have to be chosen for his movies.

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Freelance with ease by bringing your clients to 3D Projects

November 6th, 2018

Freelance with ease by bringing your clients to 3D Projects

At CGTrader, we aim to empower members of our community to not only sell more 3D models, but also to work with new and existing clients. And that’s why we’re glad to tell you about another update that helps you to smoothly manage all of your freelancing projects in one place.

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CGTrader interviews: Neil Blevins

November 5th, 2018

CGTrader interviews: Neil Blevins

Neil Blevins is a 3D artist that needs no introduction – his multi-decade spanning career in 3D art and design has seen him working in a multitude of mediums, including feature films at Pixar, creating art for fascinating books and video games, and becoming one of the most prominent digital concept artists in the world. We had the absolute pleasure of chatting with Neil about his career, inspiration and the 3D industry. We hope you enjoy this interview, especially Neil's message at the end, which has many gems and sound advice, coming from a distinguished industry professional.

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CGTrader offers integration of its technology with e-commerce giant Shopify to create an innovative shopping experience

November 2nd, 2018

CGTrader offers integration of its technology with e-commerce giant Shopify to create an innovative shopping experience

CGTrader, one of the world's leading 3D model marketplaces, offers integration of its technology with the Canadian e-commerce giant Shopify. As part of the integration, CGTrader will help Shopify to create an all new shopping experience using 3D modeling and Augmented Reality (AR). The merchants on Shopify will be able to access CGTrader's services through the Shopify experts’ site.

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The CGTrader Digital Art Competition is over. See the winning artworks here!

October 31st, 2018

The CGTrader Digital Art Competition is over. See the winning artworks here!

We are very happy to announce the winners of the CGTrader Digital Art Competition.

This was our greatest and biggest art contest yet, and it proved to be extremely successful, as it attracted over 6,500 works of digital art from creatives working with 2D and 3D visual mediums.

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