3D Art Competition

Meet the Judges for Our Lost At Sea Contest!

DeLonna Day 3D Modeling, Contests, Industry News 0 Comments

As the deadline for submitting to the Lost at Sea 3D art contest is drawing nearer, we wanted to introduce you to our panel of judges! We’re lucky to have several 3D industry luminaries participating in the judging, as well as some of our own talented Squids.

Jeremie Noguer
Product Manager, Substance Painter at Allegorithmic

Jeremie Noguer of Allegorithmic

After graduating in Computer Science and Computer Graphics, Jeremie joined Allegorithmic in 2006 as a Technical Artist.

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Artist Guest Post: GoldSmooth

DeLonna Day 3D Modeling, Artists, Guest Artists 0 Comments

When it comes to ornate and intricate 3D modeling, one of our favorite artists is Walid Layouni, also known on TurboSquid as GoldSmooth. His collection is loaded with lavishly designed furniture and interiors. His latest creation is a detailed replica of the auditorium within the Opera Garnier Of Paris – La Salle, and he has put together a step-by-step guide showing his process for building the model.

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Artist Guest Post: Alzarac

DeLonna Day 3D Modeling, Artists, Guest Artists

Sometimes you focus on creating models that you think will sell well, and sometimes you just want to model something that’s downright fun to make. 3D artist Juan Camilo Alcaraz Cartagena (known as Alzarac on TurboSquid) is usually focused on making furniture models, but he got inspired by last year’s release of Rogue One and decided to build this awesome New Order Stormtrooper helmet.

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3D Art Competition

TurboSquid’s First-Ever 3D Art Competition!

Nik Stephney Artists, Contests, Site

When your site is home to many of the world’s finest 3D artists, you get to see amazing work published on a regular basis. Seeing the work that you do every day has inspired us to run our first ever 3D art competition! We want to see you all flex your creative muscles, and we’ll reward the winners with cash and some impressive prizes. Read More

Selling 3D Models Online: 11 Helpful Do’s and Don’ts

DeLonna Day 3D Best Practices, 3D Modeling, Artists, Site, TurboTips

Interested in learning what it takes to successfully sell 3D models online? Perhaps you’ve recently graduated from a digital art program, or maybe you are an experienced professional making additional models in your spare time. Either way, if you are actively creating 3D models, then you could potentially earn some additional money selling them online. Before diving into the world of online 3D marketplaces, it’s important to understand that the purpose of the product you are creating is to ultimately save time for the customer who purchases it (since they won’t have to model it with their own resources).

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Artist Guest Post: Missset

DeLonna Day 3D Modeling, Artists, Guest Artists

Recreating a majestic bald eagle in 3D would be a challenge for many 3D artists. The eyes, beak, feathers, and talons need to be done just right to capture the spirit of this bird of prey.

Eagle 3D model by Missset

Anatomically correct feathers, created with 3ds Max native instruments.


detailed 3d eagle model by Missset

Dmytro Teslenko specializes in beautiful animal models, and you can follow along in this time-lapse video to see how he models and sculpts this feathered creature from start to finish.

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