TurboSquid Adds Arnold and USDZ Support to its Automatic 3D Converter

DeLonna Industry News, Press Release 1 Comment

New Orleans, December 03, 2019 – Today, TurboSquid raises StemCell’s capabilities by four, adding Arnold and USDZ support to its automated 3D converter. With StemCell, 3D models are automatically converted into multiple formats, bringing more accessibility to a design. Now, StemCell-compatible assets can be immediately prepped for Pixar and Apple’s fast-growing augmented reality format and the entire line of Arnold …

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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 …

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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 …

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Support for glTF Coming to StemCell

DeLonna 3D Modeling, Customers, Industry News 4 Comments

We’ve very excited to announce that we’re adding glTF to our growing list of StemCell supported formats, making 3D even more accessible to users around the globe.We plan to convert the entire existing StemCell library (which currently encompasses several thousand models) into glTF 2.0 content. All new StemCell models will automatically flow into glTF as part of our automation process. …

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Over 1,600 Models for Every Major 3D App: StemCell at 3 Months

DeLonna 3D Modeling, Customers, Industry News Leave a Comment

Back in January, we launched our StemCell Program to the TurboSquid Artist community. Since then, more and more artists have been working directly with the TurboSquid staff, building models to our spec, and getting through the rigorous training materials. Thanks to everyone’s hard work, our StemCell catalog is now at over 1,600 3D models and counting, in less than 3 …

The Search for the Next Model Exchange Format

Ben Bickle 3D Modeling, Industry News Leave a Comment

3D as an industry has seen rapid change since its inception. Buyouts, mergers, and takeovers often mean that products can often outlive the companies that created them. Asking a question as simple as ‘who made .obj?’ is a story in itself, and, while researching this piece, took me through a trip of the history of the 3D industry – one …