Life in 3D

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

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Realistic 3D animals: Tips for Lighting

Sweden's FABLEfx offers their best pointers for properly and creatively lighting CG animals in Maya.

Meet Hum3D Car Render Challenge winner Amaru Zeas

A 3D-rendered racecar made compelling through narrative storytelling: Hum3D challenge winner, Amaru Zeas talks about his winning render, "Golden Trophy."

Realistic 3D animals: Animation tips

SERIES: Part 3/4 – Sweden's FABLEfx offers 4 of their best tips for animating photoreal animals in Maya.

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.

Terra Nova Wins the 2019 VES Student Award

The winners of the 2019 VES Student Award Category discuss their film Terra Nova and the transition from being students to young professionals

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!

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