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Read about 3D design, buying, selling 3D models and updates to CGTrader’s community.

CGTrader is nominated for the Digital Top 50 Awards!

June 5th, 2018

CGTrader is nominated for the Digital Top 50 Awards!

Just as we’re about to hit 1.5 million users, the Digital Top 50 awards, created by Google, McKinsey and Rocket Internet, have turned their attention to CGTrader and nominated us for the B2C Scaleup award!

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The judges have voted and here are the winners of 3D Challenge: Abstract Elements

May 24th, 2018

The judges have voted and here are the winners of 3D Challenge: Abstract Elements

The 3D Challenge: Abstract Elements gave everyone a task that was both complex and easy. Now, after long deliberation, the votes are finally in, and it's time to announce the winners!

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Pilgway talk about the ethics in 3D and hint at a new major release of 3D-Coat in the next 12 months

May 23rd, 2018

Pilgway talk about the ethics in 3D and hint at a new major release of 3D-Coat in the next 12 months

For more than a decade, the team at Pilgway have been working on 3D-Coat. The company has become a strong partner of CGTrader, supporting 3D design challenges and other initiatives, the most recent one being our 3D Character: Female challenge, which invited designers to submit non-sexualized models of realistic and fantasy characters. We had the chance to talk to Andrew Shpagin and Stanislav Chernyshuk about their experience in 3D and the role ethics play in their professional lives.

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CGTrader is 7 years old!

May 22nd, 2018

CGTrader is 7 years old!

This week, we are celebrating our 7th birthday with a ball of 3D art, design and modeling! Read on to find out what drove us and the scale to which we have grown throughout the years.

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All you need to know to start selling your 3D scanned works on CGTrader

May 15th, 2018

All you need to know to start selling your 3D scanned works on CGTrader

Selling models on CGTrader is simple. All you need to do is create an account and upload your models. Customers buy 3D models and use them in their prototypes, art, visualizations or other projects, but, as a creator, you always keep full rights and ownership of the model. Here are some useful tips for those of you who want to sell scanned 3D assets.

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