Adam Savage in his ACES helmet at San Diego Comic Con

Adam Savage 3D Printed His Comic-Con Helmet from a TurboSquid Model

Claire Fontenot Customers, Sightings, Site 4 Comments

Adam Savage, known best as the star and executive producer of MythBusters, has translated his talent and fame into several popular ventures, including his website and YouTube Channel, Tested, where he combines his love for all things engineering and nerd culture. Any true fan knows that Adam regularly attends Comic-Con and other large conventions incognito in a cosplay of his …

Cover image from Short Samurai film by Jon Finger

How VFX Artist Jon Finger Uses TurboSquid in His Workflow

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VFX and TurboSquid go hand-in-hand. One of our favorite games to play at TurboSquid is Spot that Asset, where we try to find models by TurboSquid artists on television and in major motion pictures. While the TurboSquid market is great for large production studios, it’s also an accessible tool for smaller projects as well.   This month, we chatted with VFX …

Meet the Judges for Our Dystopia/Utopia Art Competition

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There’s only a week left to submit to the TurboSquid Dystopia/Utopia 3D Art Competition! Now that we’ve reached the final stretch, it’s time to announce this year’s judges, a panel of 3D experts gathered from our competition sponsors and our own Squid team. Robert Filipowicz Texturing (Substance Painter) and modeling expert at Evermotion, standing behind the most acclaimed 3d scenes made for …

Marmoset previews now on TurboSquid

Spin, zoom, and inspect 3D models with Marmoset previews on TurboSquid

Claire Fontenot Real-Time, Site 1 Comment

Marmoset Toolbag is the industry standard for high-quality, professional, real-time presentations of 3D models, and we’ve integrated it so that TurboSquid customers can now interact with our models in a whole new way! That’s right– embedded Marmoset previews are now active on some TurboSquid models, meaning customers can view models in a real-time environment when artists include a Marmoset preview …

TurboSquid is now an official General Motors licensee

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New Orleans, LA, November 15, 2018 — TurboSquid, the world’s leading 3D stock marketplace, announced today that it is now an official General Motors licensee. New technologies such as Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and real-time rendering engines have significantly amplified the need for quality 3D models. Businesses are increasingly using 3D to power experiences for their audiences, and branded content …

StemCell

StemCell now supports OBJ and FBX formats

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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 …