michael weisheim woolfy's Hero Soldier model

Specializing in PBR Part 2: Michael Weisheim Woolfy

Claire Fontenot 3D Modeling, Artists, Guest Artists, Real-Time, Site, TurboTips Leave a Comment

Welcome to Part 2 of our 2-part PBR Artist interview series! Part 1 was posted last week. We sat down with two great TurboSquid artist to talk about tools, workflows, and tactics for tackling PBR modeling.  This week, we spoke with Michael Weisheim, AKA michael weisheim woolfy, who gave us a detailed list of the tools he uses to design, …

Sukhoi Su-57 3D Model by Aicrovision

Specializing in PBR Part 1: Aicrovision

Claire Fontenot 3D Modeling, Artists, Featured Artists, Guest Artists, Real-Time Leave a Comment

Welcome to Part 1 of our 2-part PBR artist interview series! We’re sitting down with two great TurboSquid artists to talk about tools, workflows, and tactics for tackling PBR modeling. This week, we spoke with Ashkan Ghaffari aka Aicrovision who specializes in StemCell Certified PBR models. He goes in-depth with us about his workflow for creating high-quality PBR models. TurboSquid: …

Glen Johnson Dystopia/Utopia Entry

Announcing Winners of Dystopia/Utopia 3D Art Competition

DeLonna 3D Modeling, Artists, Contests 1 Comment

“Dystopia/Utopia” was our second 3D art challenge, and we received so many thought-provoking images that our panel of judges certainly had their work cut out for them. We’d like to give a huge thank you to everyone who participated, and we’re delighted to share the winners of this year’s TurboSquid art competition! 1st place – Glen Johnson Glen’s prize-winning masterpiece …

Arch Angel by Javier Antunez

Tattoo realism reimagined with Tattooed Theory’s Javier Antunez

Claire Fontenot 3D Modeling, Artists, Customers, Featured Artists, Guest Artists, Sightings 2 Comments

3D models are commonplace tools in most industries that deal in digital, but how useful can 3D be when screens are removed from the mix entirely? We recently became aware of a very singular use case for TurboSquid’s 3D catalog: tattoos. We sat down with Javier Antunez, owner and popular realist artist at Tattooed Theory to hear more about his …

StemCell

StemCell now supports OBJ and FBX formats

Claire Fontenot 3D Modeling, Customers, Industry News, Site Leave a Comment

StemCell, TurboSquid’s 3D model standardization solution, just received a huge update! This week we added support for OBJ and FBX (metallic and specular configurations included), two of the most popular exchange formats. Now, in combination with our gITF support announcement earlier this summer, each new StemCell model will have FBX, OBJ, and gITF formats included. Each of these exchange formats …

SIGGRAPH 2018

Heading to SIGGRAPH 2018

DeLonna 3D Modeling, Industry News, Site 1 Comment

SIGGRAPH 2018 is almost here! This year’s conference spans over August 12-16 in Vancouver.  Some of TurboSquid’s & PixelSquid’s finest will be present, so if you’re attending or just want to follow along through social media, here’s everything you’ll need to know. What does SIGGRAPH stand for? The Association of Computing Machinery’s Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics and Interactive …