Life in 3D

Resources for artists living life in 3D: breakdowns, tutorials, interviews, and more

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How to begin your VFX Career on the Right Foot

Top tips on how to succeed during, and after school from this year's VES Student Award nominees for Outstanding Visual Effects.

10 Punny 3D Valentines Day Cards to Send Your Loved Ones

A collection of hilarious 3D valentines.

Realistic 3D animals: Rigging tips

SERIES: Part 2/4 – Sweden's FABLEfx offers tips and tricks to improve your rigging skills when creating photoreal 3D animals in Maya.

The importance of teamwork in VFX

by Alessandro Ongaro, VFX Supervisor at DNEG Vancouver

16 Ferocious Feline Renders

A visual list of meow-nificently-rendered 3D ferocious felines

From Black Sheep to Black Mesa and Beyond

The Source of My 3D Adventures

12 3D Sweets That Look Real Enough to Eat

These culinary creations might make your sweet tooth tingle, but they might also inspire you to create your own impressive food renders!

Realistic 3D animals: Modeling, grooming, and look dev tips

SERIES - Part 1 of 4 | FABLEfx shares 5 practical pointers for reference, design, hair, and fur when creating photoreal 3D animals in Maya.

Artfully Communicating Architecture

Brick Visuals share their unique approach to the art of Architectural Visualization.

2018 CG Architect Best 3D Film Award Winner

2018 Architecture 3D award winner for best architectural non-commissioned film project.