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 1 Comment

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 …

Artist Guest Post: 3Dslm

DeLonna 3D Modeling, Featured Artists, Guest Artists, Site Leave a Comment

For this week’s artist guest post, we wanted to share a tutorial highlighting basic shapes with well-done textures.  Stroiny Lucian, better known as 3Dslm in the TurboSquid community, includes some WIP videos of how he made his Wooden Toys model. While the models are simple in shape, the quality of the textures are the true meat and potatoes of this …

Artist Guest Post: Vilitay

DeLonna 3D Modeling, Artists, Featured Artists, Guest Artists 1 Comment

We’ve watched as 3D modeling has become more and more realistic, but we’ve also really enjoyed the trend of beautifully crafted low-poly styled models. Some artists even specialize in this style, like TurboSquid artist Vitaliy Provkin, or Vilitay. His collection boasts a large number of cute, low-poly models that would look right at home in a retro video game. Our …

Artist Guest Post: YurkP – Preparing Models for Unreal Engine

DeLonna 3D Modeling, Artists, Featured Artists, Guest Artists 2 Comments

YurkP’s final installment is ready for your viewing pleasure, just in time for the holidays. This portion is specifically designated to preparing models for Unreal Engine. If you’d like to read any of the other articles in this series, you can do so…

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Artist Guest Post: YurkP – Texturing in a Nutshell

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YurkP takes another step towards the completion of his Cuban House of Diversity model. This week, follow along through the ins and outs of texturing and learn the general operation of Substance Painter software. You can read other parts of this tutorial…

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