roman3dd

Artist Spotlight: roman3dd

Kate Voisin 3D Modeling, Artists, CheckMate, Featured Artists

TurboSquid is battle ready with our new Featured Image by TS Artist roman3dd! As a husband and wife team, Roman and Alina Makarenko have both contributed stylish new models to the TurboSquid catalog. As CheckMate Pro artists, they have made a number of fans in the TS Offices (our VP of Product Development has even used their adorable cartoon sheep …

Triduza

Artist Spotlight: Triduza

Kate Voisin 3D Modeling, Artists, Featured Artists, Site

TurboSquid takes flight with a new featured image! TS Artist Triduza is actually a team of two artists who share duties behind the scenes: Alex, who creates the models, unwrap UVs, and rigging; and Anne, who paints the models’ vivid textures. We interviewed Alex about what inspires the pair, and about the friendly, competitive spirit that drives them to greater heights.

Artist Spotlight: Andor Kollar

Kate Voisin 3D Modeling, Artists, Featured Artists, Site

Our new featured image is one great looking male model in every sense of the word.  Its creator, Andor Kollar, is an accomplished CG Supervisor and character artist who believes that his roots in traditional drawing have served him well in making great 3D models.  We were honored to have him answer our Featured Artist Interview, where Andor reflected on …

TurboTips: V-Ray Blend Material, Part 3

Calvin Bryson 3D Modeling, Artists, TurboTips, V-Ray Blend Material

The following is part of our in-depth guide to the regular V-Ray Blend Material.  It will cover the theory behind many of the features of this material, and will also provide specific examples of settings, as well as tricks to use.  While the images used are from 3ds Max, the same concepts and settings can be used for V-Ray for …

TurboTips: V-Ray Blend Material, Part 2

Calvin Bryson 3D Modeling, Artists, TurboTips, V-Ray Blend Material

Last week, we gave you a little overview of the V-Ray Blend Material.  This week, we have an important question: When should I use Blend over other types of materials? 1. When there are layered materials, where the base and coat can be seen clearly as different materials. In the example below, you can see that the wood has a …

TurboTips: V-Ray Blend Material, Part 1

Calvin Bryson 3D Modeling, Artists, TurboTips, V-Ray Blend Material

The following is an in-depth guide to the regular V-Ray Blend Material.  It will cover the theory behind many of the features of this material, and will also provide specific examples of settings, as well as tricks to use.  While the images used are from 3ds Max, the same concepts and settings can be used for V-Ray for Maya. The …