Light Path Expressions in Arnold for Maya

Francesco Furneri 3D Best Practices Leave a Comment

A powerful way for creating fully custom render passes in Maya by considering the contribution of different light rays. Believe it or not, a renderer never ceases to amaze us in terms of functionalities! Nowadays, we might encounter situations where we need more control over the compositing of 3D rendered material.Many renderers already have features to produce custom render passes, …

A 3D tiger by Missset.

Staff Picks: Our Favorite 3D Models of the Month

Brad Thorne Featured Artists, Featured Models 1 Comment

Whether you’re populating a metaverse, making an animation, or developing a game, our ready-made 3D assets have got you covered. Created by TurboSquid’s talented contributing artists, each asset is ready to drag and drop straight into your project ⁠— so you can spend less time modeling and more time telling your story. To inspire you with the possibilities, we’ve rounded …

A 3D futuristic city created by 3D artist Color Farm.

6 Predictions For The 3D Industry In 2023

Larissa Mori 3D Modeling, Company, Industry News, Real-Time, Site 5 Comments

As things wind down for the final weeks of 2022, there’s no denying that it’s been a big year for the 3D industry. From The Batman to NFL broadcasts, 2022 proved that virtual production isn’t just a hangup from lockdown. Hybrid events have become increasingly sophisticated, with augmented reality being used to power everything from Cannes to Coachella. And the …

A 3D candy shop by Noobsabot.

Staff Picks: Our Favorite 3D Models of the Month

Larissa Mori Featured Artists, Featured Models

Whether you’re developing a game, making a festive animation, or even working on immersive content, our ready-made 3D assets have you covered. Created by TurboSquid’s talented contributing artists, each asset is ready to drag and drop straight into your project ⁠— so you can spend less time modeling and more time telling your story. To inspire you with the possibilities, …

A stylized 3D woman created by 3D artist Dwayne Jones.

Artist Spotlight: Dwayne Jones

Larissa Mori Artists, Featured Artists

Dwayne Jones is a shining example of the success you can achieve as a self-taught artist. After growing up a fan of animation and video games in Nigeria, he began learning Blender after graduating from college. Struck by the lack of African characters across 3D art, Dwayne grew determined to create more. Today, he’s a super-talented artist with a cartoon …