Final result of the dreadlock creation tutorial

Yeti in Maya, Part 4: 3D Dreadlocks

Francesco Furneri 3D Best Practices, 3D Modeling Leave a Comment

As you’ve now become more familiar with Yeti, it’s time to dig into a new hairstyle technique: 3D dreadlocks. Hello everyone, and welcome back to this Yeti series. In our very first episode we learned the fundamentals of Yeti for Maya in which we produced a basic hairstyle for a cartoon character (Part I). We then moved on to more …

Using Shutterstock Sound Effects in your 3D Animations

Francesco Furneri 3D Modeling, Featured Artists, Guest Artists Leave a Comment

Consider the importance of creating an immersive experience and how choosing from a rich library of sound effects (in this case, Shutterstock sound effects) plays into immersion. Having a quality 3D piece to showcase is fundamental, and the integration of soundtracks may represent the icing on the cake in different situations. Also, the demand for technologies based on virtual reality …

3D model of a fantasy castle

Staff Picks: Our Favorite 3D Models of the Month

DeLonna Scott Featured Artists 1 Comment

Whether you’re making a film, perfecting your arch-viz, or even building a metaverse, 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, we’ve rounded …

Do More With 3D: 6 Key Takeaways from our NVIDIA Webinar

DeLonna Scott Artists, Industry News, Site Leave a Comment

Whether you’re a 3D artist or CEO, it’s only natural to wonder what opportunities the metaverse era will bring. Could a virtual shop create a whole new client base for your business? Will digital twins make your models smarter than ever? To help find the answers, our friends at NVIDIA recently invited our VP of 3D Innovation, Dade Orgeron, to …

Interior of a building with Shutterstock banners on the wall promoting the 3D installation at Cannes Lions Festival

Turn Yourself Into an NFT! Join Shutterstock at Cannes Lions

DeLonna Scott Cannes Lions, Company, Events

Ever wonder what you’d look like as an NFT? Now’s your chance to find out! Come see us at this year’s Cannes Lions for the chance to get your picture taken by celebrity photographer David Fisher—then see it turned into a brand new NFT to take home after the show. You’ll also be able to explore Shutterstock’s 3D marketplace, learn …

Illustration of people working on futuristic screens in a digital space.

5 Things We Learned at This Year’s AWE Conference

DeLonna Scott Company, Industry News

From the internet age to the move into remote working, the past few decades have seen every company swiftly become a technology company. But now, things are about to shift yet again: Every company is soon going to become a 3D company, too. This has never been more evident than at this year’s AWE conference. Read on below to discover …