Life in 3D

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

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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.

Japanese Mountain Shrine

Hi my name is Manuel and I am from Mexico, I am an architect and aspiring games environment artist.

Bounty Hunt Fan Film

The love for Star Wars started at a young age for Soren Zaragoza after having seen the original films. Feeling underwhelmed by the news addition of films, he took action to create his own fan project, Bounty Hunt.

13 resources to help you learn 3ds Max

New to 3ds Max and don’t know where or how to get started? We’ve compiled a list of resources from tutorials, to technique how-to’s, to troubleshooting.

The top 4 reasons people work in movie VFX

Wondering if the VFX industry is right for you? We polled the 3D community about what drew them to a career in visual effects for film.

Reel tips for 3D artists: Making the best storyboard portfolio

In part 2 of this 8-part series, Emmy-winning Bardel Animation shares 9 things you should keep in mind when making a storyboard portfolio.

Reel Tips for 3D artists: How to make the best design portfolio

In part two of this tips series for 3D artists by animation studio, Bardel Entertainment: The 6 best things to showcase when making your design portfolio.

Reel tips for 3D artists: How to create the best 3D application

In part one of this series by animation studio, Bardel Entertainment: The 6 best tips for taking your 3D application from good to great.

Spooky Renders: A roundup of AREA's best 3D Halloween art

A creepy collection of artwork submitted by 3D artists using Autodesk Maya and 3ds Max.