Life in 3D

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

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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.

Relicts: Bringing atmospheric cinema to 3D animation

CG Artist and Director Arkadiy Demchenko takes hyper-realistic 3D animation to the next level with his horror-inspired short film.

VFX for scary movies: A look at Rings

Rudy Grossman - DFX supervisor at Method Studios in Montreal - discusses their work on the 2017 horror movie, Rings.

Test Subject 901: 5 Easter Eggs revealed by SPINVR

Toronto's SPINVR unveils hidden surprises in their recently released VR horror experience made with 3ds Max, Fusion 360, and Autodesk Maya.

13 scary VR experiences you have to try

Want good quality, immersive scares this Halloween? These virtual reality experiences are a great place to start.

Making a horror game: Frogwares on "The Sinking City"

Indie game studio Frogwares talk about the challenges of developing their open-world adventure game, "The Sinking City."

The Sails Project – 3ds Max

The Sails project shows the power and flexibility of creating fluids simulations in 3ds Max.

13 horror inspired 3D characters you'll be glad aren't real

An array of super spooky 3D characters made in Autodesk Maya, 3ds Max, and Arnold to get you in the Halloween spirit.

13 horror inspired 3D environments you’ll be glad aren’t real

3D horror galore! Take a look at the creepy creations 3D artists are creating with Autodesk Maya, 3ds Max, Arnold, and Mudbox.

Promoting horror games: 8 infamous things studios have done

Game developers are constantly concocting new ways to market their games. Here are 8 infamous marketing campaigns devised to promote horror titles.