Webinar: 3D Model Presentation

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling

Today, Thursday, October 28, we’ll be holding a free 20-minute webinar on improving your 3D model presentations for the best sales at TurboSquid. We’ll be announcing the exact time and login info via our Twitter feed 15 minutes prior to the start time. The webinar is limited to 20 participants, first come first served.

We’ll be holding additional webinars on the same topic in the coming weeks.…

3D Models and UV Mapping

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling

Earlier this year, TurboSquid introduced the UV Mapped attribute for 3D models in response to customer requests. This attribute indicates whether the model’s UV mapping is laid out flat with no overlapping UVs, preferably using one square map. The UV Mapped attribute tells customers whether the object is mapped in this way.

Many TurboSquid customers export models to programs that require laid-out UVs, or plan to re-texture the model after they buy it.…

TurboSquid’s August Sales Hit Record

Matt Wisdom Site

TurboSquid’s marketplace beat a sales record this August. Usually August is a slower summer month with vacations and not as much activity. This year it roared with sales and got stronger over the course of the month.

While some of the sales increase is because of our new search engine and interface, we feel that it is also a signal of some recovery of the 3d industry as a whole.…

Economy Rebounding?

Matt Wisdom Site

TurboSquid’s sales have been great in August. It’s normally a slower month, like June and July, but has been putting up really high numbers. We introduced a new search engine and interface, and I know that deserves some credit. But with the blockbuster sales this month it makes me think the world might be waking up from the crisis. When our Controller Eric (the main accountant) came back from vacation yesterday, I told him the sales figures and his eyes widened with a big smile.…